International Journal of Photoenergy / 2019 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Effect of Industrial Dust Deposition on Photovoltaic Module Performance: Experimental Measurements in the Tropical Region

Table 3

, , and for clean and dirty modules under fine particles.

(W/m2)Clean moduleDirty module (dirty)/ (clean) (%) (dirty)/ (clean) (%)
(W) (V) (A) (°C) (W) (V) (A) (°C)

Fertilizer industry dust
72065.221.12.631.548.320.81.933.174.174.5
80041.120.64.132.629.120.33.237.070.876.5
90084.220.55.743.065.820.34.649.078.180.4
Aggregate dust
72025.420.21.729.616.619.71.232.265.472.1
80041.120.62.631.823.820.01.736.457.963.1
90085.920.35.749.949.919.63.747.858.164.0
Coal dust
72062.820.44.342.129.320249.946.646.8
80075.220.55.048.626.920.12.248.735.843.6
90077.320.45.735.627.619.92.539.535.743.9
Gypsum industry dust
72084.220.74.530.862.320.53.732.374.081.1
80065.020.25.048.345.819.84.151.370.582.1
90096.720.56.349.372.920.24.850.375.475.8