Peak Watt


Peak Watt
  A unit used to rate the performance of a solar photovoltaic (PV) cells, modules, or arrays; the maximum nominal output of a PV device, in Watts (Wp) under standardized test conditions, usually 1000 Watts per square meter of sunlight with other conditions, such as temperature specified.

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  • Peak watt —   A manufacturer s unit indicating the amount of power a photovoltaic cell or module will produce at standard test conditions (normally 1,000 watts per square meter and 25 degrees Celsius).   U.S. Dept. of Energy, Energy Information… …   Energy terms

  • Photovoltaic Peak Watt —   see Peak Watt …   Energy terms

  • Photovoltaic (PV) peak watt —   Maximum rated output of a cell, module, or system. Typical rating conditions are 0.645 watts per square inch (1000 watts per square meter) of sunlight, 68 degrees F (20 degrees C) ambient air temperature and 6.2 x 10 3 mi/s (1 m/s) wind speed.… …   Energy terms

  • peak watts — (Wp)   See Photovoltaic peak watt.   Solar Electric Glossary …   Energy terms

  • Watt-peak — (Wp) is a measure of the nominal power of a photovoltaic solar energy device under laboratory illumination conditions. Related units such as kilowatt peak or kilowatts peak (kWp) and megawatts peak are also used, and in the context of domestic… …   Wikipedia

  • Watt Peak — (gesprochen: Watt piek) ist eine im Bereich Photovoltaik gebräuchliche, nicht normgerechte Bezeichnung für die elektrische Leistung von Solarzellen. Gebräuchlich sind auch Vielfache wie Kilowatt peak. Als Abkürzungen werden Wp bzw. kWp verwendet …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Watt-crete — Watt crête Le watt crête est une unité de mesure représentant la puissance électrique maximale délivrée par une installation photovoltaïque pour un ensoleillement standard de 1 000 W/m2 à 25 °C [1]. Elle est généralement exprimée… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Watt — For other uses, see Watt (disambiguation). Kilowatt redirects here. For the community in Kern County, California, see Kilowatt, California. KW redirects here. For other uses, see KW (disambiguation). The watt (pronounced /ˈwɒt/ wot; symbol: W) is …   Wikipedia

  • Watt/I-80 (Sacramento RT) — The Watt/I 80 light rail station is located in the median of Interstate 80 below Watt Avenue on the Blue Line. From its opening in 1987, this has been the northern terminus of the LRT line and still is to this day. The station includes a park and …   Wikipedia

  • Watt-crête — Le watt crête (Wc ou Wp, de l anglais Watt peak) est une unité de mesure représentant la puissance maximale d un dispositif. Par exemple dans une installation photovoltaïque, c est la puissance électrique maximale pouvant être fournie dans des… …   Wikipédia en Français