Complete 2020 Solar Energy Masterclass From Zero To Hero
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Complete 2020 Solar Energy Masterclass From Zero To Hero

Learn everything about PV solar energy from A to Z for beginners including solar energy basics and PV system design
4.2 (646 ratings)
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Created by Ahmed Mahdy
Last updated 8/2020
English
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This course includes
  • 12.5 hours on-demand video
  • 7 articles
  • 6 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Understand how PV cells work
  • Learn the difference between parallel and series connection of PV cells
  • Understand the advantages and disadvantages of PV cells
  • Understand difference between solar cells,modules and arrays.
  • Learn about the different types of solar cells and their efficiency
  • Understand the effect of temperature and insolation on Power
  • Learn about different methods of charge controllers
  • Learn about half cell technology in PV system
  • Understand the grid connected system , its components ,advantages and disadvantages
  • Understand the off grid system , its components ,advantages and disadvantages
  • Learn about the hyprid Solar system , its components ,advantages and disadvantages
  • Learn how to determine PV array maximum system voltage
  • Understand the junction box
  • Learn how to wire the junction box
  • Learn how to size your PV system
  • Learn how to Determine Power Consumption Demands
  • Learn how to size the PV modules
  • Learn how to size your inverter
  • Understand how to size your battery
  • Understand how to size your solar charge controller
  • Learn how to size your MPPT charge controller
  • Learn about protection of PV system
  • Understand how to select fuses to protect strings
  • Learn the protection of arrays
  • Understand difference between 3 busbars and 5 busbars
  • Select the AC busbar and DC Busbar
  • Understand the Protection devices for Transformer
  • Understand the Inverter Protection
  • Learn the Grounding of PV System and Solar Kit
  • Understand the Surge Protection Device
  • Learn on grid system design by hand calculations.
  • Understand how to design On grid system by PVsyst program.
  • Understand how to design Off grid system by PVsyst program.
  • Design an off grid system
  • Learn about construction and types of batteries.
  • Learn how to charge of Lead acid batteries and hydrometer usage.
  • Learn the maintenance of batteries and methods of charging.
  • Understand cycle of batteries
  • Understand the importance of charge controller
  • Select and understand datasheet of the panel
  • How to select inverter
  • Calculate PV energy according to area.
  • Understand shading and tilt angle.
  • Learn mounting of PV system
Requirements
  • No prior Knowledge!
  • Passion to Learn!
Description

​Welcome To Our Course "Complete Solar Energy Course For Electrical Engineering" ☀️☀️☀️⚡️⚡️⚡️


This course is designed for anyone who would like to learn about solar energy ☀️☀️ from A to Z for electrical engineers ⚡️ ⚡️ , solar designers, and all who are interested in working in the solar energy field.


What are you going to learn in this course?


✔️ Construction of the PV(Photovoltaic) cells, the connection of PV cells including series and parallel and when to use each of them, advantages and disadvantages of PV cells

✔️​ Sun tracking to get max output power from PV Cells and techniques of MPPT (Maximum power point Tracking)

✔️​ Effect of insolation, temperature and load resistance on power

✔️​ Grid-Tied system, its components, advantages, and disadvantages

✔️​ Off-Grid system, its components, advantages, and disadvantages

✔️​ Hybrid Solar system, its components, advantages, and disadvantages

✔️​ Different Types of solar cells and their efficiency, junction box and how to wire it

✔️​ Determination of the PV max voltage and power consumption demands

✔️​ Solar PV System design including design of PV modules, inverter, battery, solar charge controller, and MPPT charge controller.

✔️​ Protection of PV system, strings, and protection of arrays.

✔️​ Difference between 3 busbars and 5 busbars and how to select AC busbar and DC busbar.

✔️​ Protection devices for transformer, inverter protection, and surge protection device.

✔️​ Grounding of the PV system and solar kit.

✔️​ On-grid system design by hand calculations.

✔️​ On-grid system design by PVsyst program.

✔️​ Off-grid system design an extra example.

✔️​ Off-grid system design by using the PVsyst program.

✔️​ Solar cells, modules, and arrays.

✔️​ Parallel and series connection in PV System.

✔️​ Effect of temperature and insolation on V-I Curve.

✔️​ Construction and types of batteries.

✔️​ Charging of lead-acid batteries and hydrometers.

✔️​ Maintenance of batteries and methods of charging.

✔️​ The cycle of batteries.

✔️​ Importance of the charge controller.

✔️​ Selection and datasheet of the panel.

✔️​ Inverter selection.

✔️​ PV energy according to Area.

✔️​ Shading and tilt angle.

✔️​ How to get a free license from Autodesk and activate Autocad?

✔️​ Starting Autocad and changing background.

✔️​ Drawing a line in Autocad.

✔️​ Drawing a rectangle in Autocad.

✔️​ Drawing a circle in Autocad.

✔️​ Drawing a polygon in Autocad.

✔️​ Drawing an arc in Autocad.

✔️​ Drawing a polyline in Autocad.

✔️​ Multiple lines using the offset feature.

✔️​ Adding text to Autocad.

✔️​ Extending lines in Autocad.

✔️​ Selection in Autocad.

✔️​ F-shortcuts in Autocad.

✔️​ Dimensions in Autocad.

✔️​ Multi spiral line and MLD in Autocad.

✔️​ Block and explode commands in Autocad.

✔️​ Move and scale commands in Autocad.

✔️​ Rotate, mirror, and fillet commands in Autocad.

✔️​ Area calculation and adding a layer in Autocad.

✔️​ Saving your file and autosave feature.

✔️​ Drawing fluorescent symbol using Autocad.

✔️​ Autocad classic model and workspace.

✔️​ Single line diagram of the PV system and selection of fuses and breakers.

✔️​ Simulation of PV cell in MATLAB and obtaining V-I characteristics.

✔️​ Design of Off-grid PV system using an Excel sheet.

✔️​ Function, types, and datasheet of inverter

✔️​ PWM and MPPT charge controllers

✔️​ Solar wires and cables installation process

✔️​ PV installation, short circuit and open circuit tests using avometer

✔️​ Principle of operation of the solar water pumping system

✔️​ Solar pumping system design

Who this course is for:
  • Solar enthusiasts
  • Electrical power engineers
  • Electrical students
  • Anyone who wants to get knowledge about solar system or PV System
  • Complete beginners with zero solar experience or knowledge
Course content
Expand all 87 lectures 12:31:48
+ Basics Of Solar Energy System
17 lectures 03:35:19
Effect of Temperature and Insolation on V-I Curve In Solar Energy
04:43
PV Installation, Short Circuit And Open Circuit Tests Using Avometer
15:06
Solar Wires And Cables Installation Process
22:15
Mounting Of PV System
04:26
Shading and Tilt angle In Solar Energy
14:53
Half Cell Technology In PV System
00:06
Importance Of Charge Controller In Solar Energy System
03:01
PWM And MPPT Charge Controllers
13:52
Understanding More About MPPT Charge Controller
00:04
Junction Box In Solar Energy System
03:32
Wiring of Junction Box In Solar Energy System
05:21
Function, Types And Data Sheet Of Inverter
55:04
Determining PV Array Maximum System Voltage
09:08
Can I install Solar Panels by Myself ?
00:45
Facts about Solar Energy
01:48
+ Batteries In PV System
4 lectures 21:51
Construction And Types Of Batteries In Solar Energy System
08:29
Charging Of Lead Acid Batteries And Hydrometer In Solar Energy System
06:49
Maintenance Of Batteries And Methods Of Charging In Solar Energy System
02:56
Cycle Of Batteries
03:37
+ Components And Design Of Off Grid Solar Energy System
13 lectures 01:09:27
Off-Grid Solar Energy System
02:06
Advantages of Off-Grid Solar Energy System
01:42
Equipment of Off-Grid Solar Energy System
03:57
Selection and Datasheet of the Panel
04:13
Inverter Selection In Solar Energy System
02:05
Example 1 Design of an Off Grid Solar Energy System
00:48
Determine Power Consumption Demands
04:00
Size The PV Modules In Solar Energy System
04:39
Inverter Sizing In Solar Energy System
03:55
Battery Sizing In Solar Energy System
07:55
Solar Charge Controller Sizing In Solar Energy System
04:34
MPPT Charge Controller Sizing In Solar Energy System
10:01
Example 2 Design of an Off Grid Solar Energy System
19:32
+ Designing Of On Grid Solar Energy System
5 lectures 21:51
Grid-Tied Solar Energy System
02:37
Advantages of Grid-Tied Solar Energy System
03:35
Equipment of Grid-Tied Solar Energy System
03:00
Example Design Of An On Grid Solar Energy System
10:26
PV Energy According To Area In Solar Energy System
02:13
+ Design of PV System Using PVSyst Program
3 lectures 40:30
Design Of An Off Grid Solar Energy System Using PVSYST Program
28:28
Design Of An On Grid Solar Energy System Using PVSyst Program
11:56
Design Mega PV System Using PVSyst Program
00:06
+ Solar Water Pumping System
2 lectures 46:48
Introduction To Water Pumping System And Steps Of Design
24:17
Solved Example On Solar Pumping System Design
22:31
+ Protection Of Solar Energy System (Requested By Students)
8 lectures 01:01:08
Introduction To Protection Of Solar Energy System
06:45
Selection Of Fuses And Protection Of String In Solar Energy System
12:56
Protection of Arrays In Solar Energy System
06:41
Protection of Inverter In Solar Energy System
07:10
Protection of Transformer In Solar Energy System
06:44
Surge Protection Device In Solar Energy System
02:11
Grounding Of Solar Energy System
06:48
Types of Busbars In Solar Energy System and Selection of Busbars
11:53
+ Design Of PV System Using Excel File
1 lecture 26:07
Design Of Off Grid PV System Using Excel Sheet
26:07
+ Basics Of Autocad And Single Line Diagram Of PV System
23 lectures 02:00:17
How to Get Free License from Autodesk and Activate Autocad ?
04:38
Starting Autocad and Changing Background
02:47
Drawing a Line in Autocad
04:07
Drawing a Rectangle in Autocad
04:28
Drawing a Circle in Autocad
01:21
Drawing a Polygon in Autocad
03:11
Drawing an Arc in Autocad
01:27
Drawing a PolyLine in Autocad
03:12
Multiple Lines using the Offset feature
03:16
Adding Text to Autocad
03:30
Extending Lines in Autocad
01:51
Selection in Autocad
04:50
F-shortcuts in Autocad
01:51
Dimensions in Autocad
04:04
Multi Spiral Line and MLD in Autocad
02:28
Block and Explode Commands in Autocad
02:21
Move and Scale Commands in Autocad
01:50
Rotate ,Mirror and Fillet Commands in Autocad
02:39
Area Calculation and Adding Layer in Autocad
03:41
Saving your File and Autosave Feature
07:43
Drawing Fluorescent Symbol Using Autocad
06:41
Autocad Classic Mode and Workspace
03:20
Single Line Diagram Of PV System And Selection Of Fuses And Breakers
45:01
+ Design Of Grounding System
8 lectures 01:39:36
Effect Of Current On Human Body
08:53
Types Of Electric Hazards
08:26
Classification Of Earthing Systems
23:32
Components Of Earthing System
08:54
Design And Resistance Of Earthing Electrode
12:21
Design And Resistance Of Earthing Conductor
13:00
Measurement Of Earth Resistance By Megger and Three Point Method
03:28
Design Earthing Or Ground Grid Using ETAP
21:02