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International Journal of Photoenergy
Volume 2015, Article ID 812582, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/812582
Review Article

Comparative Study of Maximum Power Point Tracking Techniques for Photovoltaic Systems

Department of Electrical Engineering, Federal University of São João del-Rei, Praça Frei Orlando, 170 Centro, 36307-52 São João del-Rei, MG, Brazil

Received 20 November 2014; Revised 12 January 2015; Accepted 19 January 2015

Academic Editor: Wayne A. Anderson

Copyright © 2015 Fernando Lessa Tofoli 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.

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