Science Journal of Energy Engineering

Volume 6, Issue 1, March 2018

  • Degradation Assessment of a Photovoltaic Plant After Several Years of Operation

    Hawa Diatara Ndiath, Pierre Williams Tavarez, Serigne Thiao, Awa Mar, Amadou Tidiane Niang, Babacar Mbow, Issakha Youm

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, March 2018
    Pages: 1-7
    Received: 2 February 2018
    Accepted: 27 February 2018
    Published: 28 March 2018
    Abstract: This present study is an evaluation of the degradation of the electric characteristics of the photovoltaic modules of a solar power plant settled in the CERER after 3.3 years of operation. The Center of Studies and Researches on Renewable energy is an institute of Cheikh Anta Diop University of Dakar. It is situated in the district of Hann Bel Air.... Show More
  • Security of Cloud Virtualized Resource on a SaaS Encryption Solution

    Chinedu Paschal Uchenna, Nwankwo Wilson

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, March 2018
    Pages: 8-17
    Received: 22 February 2018
    Accepted: 9 March 2018
    Published: 3 April 2018
    Abstract: Protection of user data against data breaches in cloud applications and the potential security failures of the service providers coupled with heightened cloud user apprehension, have in no small degree defied measures taken to demystify cloud services as to unveil its enormous capacity and awesome benefits such as accessibility, availability, colla... Show More
  • Implementation of Distributed Fuzzy Load Control to an Autonomous Wind Diesel System

    Hla Myo Tun, Zaw Min Naing, Win Khaing Moe, Maung Maung Latt

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, March 2018
    Pages: 18-26
    Received: 16 February 2018
    Accepted: 7 March 2018
    Published: 12 April 2018
    Abstract: Many autonomous power systems are powered by diesel generators alone, which results in greater operating costs than interconnected grids. It is therefore desirable to integrate renewable energy sources such as wind into these mini grids. However, due to the fluctuating power generation from the wind resource, the varying load profile and the relati... Show More
  • Determination of the Actual Amount of Insolation Absorbed by a Photovoltaic Panel (125w)

    Rex Kemkom Chima Amadi, Anthony Kpegele Leol

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, March 2018
    Pages: 27-30
    Received: 2 March 2018
    Accepted: 20 March 2018
    Published: 14 April 2018
    Abstract: The determination of the ability of the Photovoltaic cell in absorbing radiation was performed, taking into cognizance the fact that photovoltaic panels have the ability to harness solar energy incident on it in the form of radiation. It utilized the hourly production of open circuit voltage for a 125W module Photovoltaic panel made of silicon mate... Show More