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VOLTAGE REGULATOR FOR PHOTOVOLTAIC POWER SYSTEM

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000005451D
Original Publication Date: 1982-Jan-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2001-Oct-10

Publishing Venue

Motorola

Related People

Authors:
William L. Bailey Joseph B. Wise

Abstract

The attached drawing shows the circuit for a simple, reliable voltage regulator for solar photovoltaic applications. This particular circuit Is designed to operate with up to 3A at a nominal 12 volts, and is temperature compensated at - 5 mV/C/cell as recommended by most battery manufaCturerS.