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International Journal of Photoenergy
Volume 2017, Article ID 6392635, 12 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/6392635
Research Article

Comparison of Turkey’s Geographical Regions in terms of Stand-Alone PV System Design and Cost Parameters

Faculty of Engineering, Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Manisa Celal Bayar University, Şehit Prof. Dr. İlhanVarank Campus, 45100 Manisa, Turkey

Correspondence should be addressed to Nevzat Onat; rt.ude.ubc@tano.tazven

Received 30 July 2017; Accepted 25 September 2017; Published 26 October 2017

Academic Editor: Ahmad Umar

Copyright © 2017 Nevzat Onat. 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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