Testing and Development of a 30-kVA Hybrid Inverter: Lessons Learned and Reliability Implications Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Testing and Development of a 30-kVA Hybrid Inverter: Lessons Learned and Reliability Implications

Creator

  • Author: Ginn, J.W.
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Sponsor: United States. Department of Energy.
    Contributor Type: Organization

Publisher

  • Name: Sandia National Laboratories
    Place of Publication: Albuquerque, New Mexico
    Additional Info: Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA

Date

  • Creation: 1998-12-21

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: A 30-kVA Trace Technologies hybrid power processor was specified and tested at the Sandia inverter test facility. Trace Technologies involving the control system, in response to suggestions made modifications, primarily by Sandia and Arizona Public Service (APS) personnel. The modifications should make the inverter more universally applicable and less site-specific so that it can be applied in various sites with minimal field interaction required from the design engineer. The project emphasized the importance of battery management, generator selection, and site load management to the performance and reliability of hybrid power systems.

Subject

  • Keyword: Inverters
  • Keyword: Power Systems
  • Keyword: Testing
  • STI Subject Categories: 42 Engineering Not Included In Other Categories
  • Keyword: Hybrid Systems

Source

  • Journal Name: Progress in Photovoltaics

Collection

  • Name: Office of Scientific & Technical Information Technical Reports
    Code: OSTI

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Article

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Other: DE00002785
  • Report No.: SAND98-2835J
  • Grant Number: AC04-94AL85000
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 2785
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc666028