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Glossary

ENPV cell 
a) the basic unit of photovoltaic conversion, a semiconductor device that can convert light directly into electrical energy;

b) the basic photovoltaic device, see IEC 60904-3

NOTEThe preferred term is "solar photovoltaic cell" or "photovoltaic cell", colloquially referred to as a "solar cell".


TC/SC:82Terms     Info     Publications
Published in:IEC 62257-7-1, ed. 2.0 (2010-09) Terms     Info
Reference number:3.37

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