AE 868
Commercial Solar Electric Systems

Procurement Report/Peer Review: Part B


This week, you will continue working on your Report on Part B.

Procurement Report/Peer Review: Part B
Activity Details
Assignment Visit the Procurement of PV System Components Report page for details on the overall assignment. This week, you will be working on Part B.

Note: You will not be submitting this part individually. Rather, you will be combining it with Parts A and C for a single Report submission at the end of Lesson 4.

In Part B:
  1. Research the market for three potential lead-acid battery types that can be used for solar PV applications. Consider main features learned in class such as capacity, depth of discharge, and maintenance requirements.
  2. Compare main parameters given by manufacturers’ specification sheets.
  3. Recommend the best match for the application your company is working on.
  4. Use tables for comparison.