Cost comparison for a stand-alone residential photovoltaic systems between silicon and cadmium in Malaysia

@inproceedings{Viagneswaran2008CostCF,
  title={Cost comparison for a stand-alone residential photovoltaic systems between silicon and cadmium in Malaysia},
  author={A. Viagneswaran and Mohd. Yusro Hassan and Hussein Abdul Rahman and Mousavi Nasab Seyed Majid},
  year={2008}
}
The price of crude oil has risen from a low of USD 2 per barrel to a high of USD 126 (as at 4th June 2008). The present system cannot be maintained for more than one or two generations. This resulted in searching for an alternative energy source. Since Malaysia lies entirely in the equatorial region with an average daily solar radiation of 4,500kWh/with sunshine duration of about 12 hours, solar photovoltaic system is applicable to be used as an alternative primary energy to replace the… CONTINUE READING

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