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International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research  
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Modified Multi-Level Boost Inverter For Hybrid Energy Systems

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Titus Sigamani, Ram Prakash Ponraj



Boost Converter, Inverter, Pulse Width Modulation, Hybrid Systems, Photovoltaic, Wind Energy Conversion, Multi-level.



Applications of Renewable Energy Sources increased rapidly on the limited availability of fossil fuels and the environmental awareness over the decades. Hybrid System uses two or more input sources for the single output and this is normally used over the limited availability of renewable energy sources. Wind Energy and solar Energy are normally used as sources in hybrid energy system whereas fuel cells are also used in some limited applications. This paper proposes a multilevel Inverter system for hybrid energy sources with unequal voltage values. The proposed converter is explained with and without Boost operation. This paper also proposes a suitable PWM technique to control the voltage and frequency of the system and also to make the system ready for grid connection. The MATLAB/ Simulink simulation with the results are presented to validate the performance of proposed multilevel inverter system.



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