photovoltaic peak watt
The maximum rated output of a photovoltaic device, such as a solar cell or array, under standardized test conditions, usually 1000 watts per square meter (0.645 watts per square inch) of sunlight with other conditions, such as temperature specified. Typical rating conditions are 68°F (20°C), ambient air temperature, and 1 m/s (6.2 × 10-3 miles/sec.) wind speed.
Related category• SOLAR ENERGY AND POWER
Home • About • Copyright © The Worlds of David Darling • Encyclopedia of Science • Contact