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International Journal of Photoenergy
Volume 2014, Article ID 341863, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/341863
Research Article

A Simple Approach in Estimating the Effectiveness of Adapting Mirror Concentrator and Tracking Mechanism for PV Arrays in the Tropics

1Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia
2Centre of Advanced Power and Energy Research (CAPER), Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia
3Centre of Electrical Energy Systems, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, 81310 Johor Bahru, Malaysia
4Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Shinshu University, Nagano 380-8553, Japan
5Department of Electrical Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, P.O. Box 349, Dhahran 31261, Saudi Arabia

Received 25 November 2013; Revised 16 April 2014; Accepted 12 May 2014; Published 2 June 2014

Academic Editor: Hui Shen

Copyright © 2014 M. E. Ya’acob et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

How to Cite this Article

M. E. Ya’acob, H. Hizam, H. Abdul Rahman, W. Z. Wan Omar, Myo Than Htay, and A. H. M. A. Rahim, “A Simple Approach in Estimating the Effectiveness of Adapting Mirror Concentrator and Tracking Mechanism for PV Arrays in the Tropics,” International Journal of Photoenergy, vol. 2014, Article ID 341863, 7 pages, 2014. https://doi.org/10.1155/2014/341863.