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  1. Original research article

    Soiling-induced transmittance losses in solar PV modules installed in Kathmandu Valley

    Renewable energy sources are fast emerging as more reliable supplement of conventional energy sources. Among the various renewable sources, solar energy is most sought after in today’s world. Solar PV modules ...

    Basant Raj Paudyal, Shree Raj Shakya, Dhan Prasad Paudyal and Deependra Das Mulmi

    Renewables: Wind, Water, and Solar 2017 4:5

    Published on: 14 August 2017

  2. Original research article

    Evaluation of global solar radiation from meteorological data in the Sahelian zone of Chad

    The study focuses on the evaluation of global solar radiation on a horizontal level. The estimate of the solar layer was made on the basis of mathematical model obtained from the relations of Angstrom–Prescott...

    Marcel Hamda Soulouknga, Ousmane Coulibaly, Serge Yamigno Doka and Timoleon Crepin Kofane

    Renewables: Wind, Water, and Solar 2017 4:4

    Published on: 7 August 2017

  3. Original research article

    Sensitivity analysis-based performance and economic operation of wind-integrated system with FACTS devices for optimum load dispatch

    Supply of additional power generation by wind system to increase total power generation is increasing exponentially and globally to meet the challenge of surplus power demand. This total power generation shoul...

    Satish Kumar, Ashwani Kumar and Nikhlesh Kumar Sharma

    Renewables: Wind, Water, and Solar 2017 4:2

    Published on: 7 March 2017

  4. Original research article

    Whale optimization algorithm for optimal sizing of renewable resources for loss reduction in distribution systems

    Distributed generator (DG) resources are small scale electric power generating plants that can provide power to homes, businesses or industrial facilities in distribution systems. Power loss reductions, volta...

    P. Dinakara Prasad Reddy, V. C. Veera Reddy and T. Gowri Manohar

    Renewables: Wind, Water, and Solar 2017 4:3

    Published on: 7 March 2017

  5. Design and simulation study

    A mathematical model for ammonia solar and synthesis reactors

    The thermochemical system using ammonia as energy storage carrier is investigated in this study. A mathematical model was developed to predict the behavior of both reactors in the ammonia-based closed-loop sys...

    Ramadan Ali Abdiwe and Markus Haider

    Renewables: Wind, Water, and Solar 2016 3:12

    Published on: 29 June 2016

  6. Review

    Wind energy potential and cost estimation of wind energy conversion systems (WECSs) for electricity generation in the eight selected locations of Tigray region (Ethiopia)

    Wind energy is one of the most cost-effective forms of renewable energy source with significant increment in yearly installed capacities all around the world. In this study, three commercial wind turbines, na...

    Satyanarayana Gaddada and Shiva Prashanth Kumar Kodicherla

    Renewables: Wind, Water, and Solar 2016 3:10

    Published on: 17 March 2016

  7. Original research article

    Effects of various types of graphite on the thermal conductivity and energy storage properties of ternary eutectic fatty acid-based composite as phase change material

    Energy is the greatest challenge facing the environment. Energy efficiency can be improved by energy storage by management of distribution networks, thereby reducing cost and improving energy usage efficiency....

    Eanest B. Jebasingh

    Renewables: Wind, Water, and Solar 2016 3:8

    Published on: 16 March 2016

  8. Original research article

    Estimation of solar radiation from cloud cover data of Bangladesh

    In this study, an analysis of the monthly mean values of the fraction of the sky covered by clouds (C) of all types and the duration of bright sunshine hours (S) and global solar radiation on the horizontal surfa...

    Md. Nazmul Islam Sarkar

    Renewables: Wind, Water, and Solar 2016 3:11

    Published on: 15 March 2016

  9. Original Research Article

    A review study of photovoltaic array maximum power tracking algorithms

    There are numerous maximum power point tracking (MPPT) algorithms for improving the energy efficiency of solar photovoltaic (PV) systems. The main differences between these algorithms are digital or analog imp...

    Hala J. El-Khozondar, Rifa J. El-Khozondar, Khaled Matter and Teuvo Suntio

    Renewables: Wind, Water, and Solar 2016 3:3

    Published on: 18 February 2016

  10. Original research article

    Assessment of scaling formation during solar desalination using PHREEQC modeling in El Gebail and El Qaa plain areas: southwest Sinai

    The fresh water needs of mankind in regions under severe stress due to scarcity of water and energy can be satisfied if saline water which is available is converted to potable water by solar desalination. Bes...

    S. A. Mohallel, Safie Elden Metwally, Esam A. Gomaa, Marwa Fathy and Amr Abdellatif Sayed Alahl

    Renewables: Wind, Water, and Solar 2016 3:4

    Published on: 18 February 2016

  11. Original research article

    Experimental study of an inclined flat plate-type solar water distillation system

    Flat plate-type solar water distillation (FPSWD) is having importance for providing hot water and drinking water simultaneously to households in rural areas or small community/hotels. It utilizes solar radia...

    U. Sahoo, S. K. Singh, I. Barbate, R. Kumar and P. C. Pant

    Renewables: Wind, Water, and Solar 2016 3:5

    Published on: 18 February 2016

  12. Original Research Article

    Optimal and suboptimal controller design for wind power system

    Wind power is a cost-effective renewable source and can be smoothly integrated into power grid by incorporating adequate control strategies. The wind turbine prime mover, wind, is uncontrollable which makes it...

    Reshma Ehtesham, Shahida Khatoon and Ibraheem Naseeruddin

    Renewables: Wind, Water, and Solar 2016 3:1

    Published on: 4 January 2016

  13. Original research

    Time series decomposition model for accurate wind speed forecast

    Climate change can be considered to be the greatest environmental challenge our world is facing today. Along with the need to ensure long-term assurance of energy supply, it imposes an obligation on all of us...

    V. Prema and K. Uma Rao

    Renewables: Wind, Water, and Solar 2015 2:18

    Published on: 12 November 2015

  14. Policy Issue

    Incentives to using solar thermal energy in Taiwan

    A national subsidy program is one of the key elements for translating customer choice into a larger market share for renewable energies. Since solar water heaters (SWHs) are a cost-effective and mature technol...

    Keh-Chin Chang, Wei-Min Lin and Kung-Ming Chung

    Renewables: Wind, Water, and Solar 2015 2:8

    Published on: 9 November 2015

  15. Original research

    Spectrum splitting for efficient utilization of solar radiation: a novel photovoltaic–thermoelectric power generation system

    Standard photovoltaic solar cells (PV cells) use only about half of the light spectrum provided by the sun. The infrared part is not utilized to produce electricity. Instead, the infrared light heats up the PV...

    Esam Elsarrag, Hans Pernau, Jana Heuer, Nibul Roshan, Yousef Alhorr and Kilian Bartholomé

    Renewables: Wind, Water, and Solar 2015 2:16

    Published on: 4 November 2015

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