Photovoltaic Systems Training


Photovoltaic Systems Training

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Session 1 Design

Solar resource assessment
Determination of profitability of a PV plant
Selection and optimization of the site
Selection of components
Advanced calculations
Electrical diagrams

Civil works. Preparation of infrastructure.
Mechanical assembly.
Electrical Installation: Ground‐mounted PV facilities. Rooftop installations. Wiring. Cabinets. Earthing.
Environmental aspects and waste management.
Quality. Critical aspects in the development of the installation.
Testing. Key issues. Inverter tests. Maximum power of the PV generator. Evaluation of the Performance Ratio real.

Control systems and telecommunications.
Components and infrastructure needed to control systems
Monitoring and troubleshooting.
Management of information obtained by the control system: Management andalarms. Sending information for maintenance purposes.
Security of the Installation. Fundamental characteristics required in a surveillance system.
Protection systems against theft: Anti‐intrusion systems. CTV and video surveillance. e‐Rounds. Remote control systems. Security in PV roofs


Importance of the plant maintenance during the operation
Components to maintain
Types of maintenance
Spare parts & stock management