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Learn about Stage 3: Evaluation of Components

4 Main Components of a Solar Power Plant

Knowing how to select the four main components can help you select a high performance solar power plant.

Click on each of the components to know the key selection parameters.

Panels

Solar Power System

Cables

Inverters

Mounting Structure

Solar Panels

Solar panel is the key component that converts sunlight into electricity. The following are the ten parameters you use to select the right panel.

Inverters

Inverters in the solar plant convert the electricity produced by the panels (which is in DC form) to AC for making it compatible with the grid. The following are the key parameters you use to select the right inverter.

Mounting Structure

Mounting structures support the solar panels on the ground or the rooftop. The following are the key parameters you use to select the right mounting structure.

Cables

Cables used in solar power generation cannot be the same as used for other power generation plants. They have to be designed to withstand long-term exposure to sunlight. The following are the key parameters you use to select the right cable.

How to use this section – a Quick Guide

Now that you know about the selection parameters for each of the four components viz., panels (for more details), inverters(for more details), mountings structures and cables, you are now ready to evaluate components.

That is it! You are now ready to use the evaluation section.

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