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A Single-Phase Multilevel Inverter for Stand-Alone Hybrid PV/Battery Residential Application

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For powering rural areas where constructing an electrical grid is not economical, the renewable energy including photovoltaic (PV) system is an interesting solution. PV panels need a power conditioning stage for both maximum power point tracking (MPPT) and energy conversion (dc to ac). In this paper, a multilevel inverter based PV/battery system is proposed for rural areas. The proposed system includes a multilevel inverter, a boost dc–dc MPPT converter, and a buck/boost dc–dc converter for battery charge/discharge. The incremental conductance method has been used for MPPT. The efficiency analysis of the proposed system is also presented. The proposed system has been simulated in the PSCAD/EMTDC environment to verify its operation and control.
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Keywords: MPPT; Multilevel Inverter; PV

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: 1: Department of Electrical Power Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Urmia University, Urmia, Iran 2: Faculty of Engineering, University Malaysia Sabah, Jalan UMS, Malaysia

Publication date: November 1, 2017

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