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TEST REPORT

CFL based HOME LIGHTING SYSTEM

Sl.No. Test description Observations Requirement as per
TEDA specifications
Remarks
1.0 PV MODULE
1.1 Type of module Mono / Poly crystalline
Silicon

1.2 Manufacturer
1.3 Sl. No.
1.4

Module
configuration
1x 100 Wp (or) 2 x 50 Wp
1.5 Peak Power at
STC
Should be 100 W or more
1.6 Voc Min 21V
2.0 LAMP
2.1 Make
2.2 Input Power
Consumption (W)
9 W+/- 15%
2.3 No. of Pins 2 pin type compatible to
220V AC

2.4 Power factor
2.5 Light output
Lumen CFL1: lumen
CFL2: lumen
CFL3: lumen
CFL4: lumen
CFL5: lumen
600 5% lumen


3.0 BATTERY
3.1 Make & Sl.No
M/s.

3.2 Type of battery LMLA/VRLA
3.3 Rated Capacity at
C/10 discharge rate
(12V)

Ah

75Ah / 40 Ah


3.4 % of rated capacity
between battery
high and low



Atleast 75 %
(12V, 75Ah/24V, 40 Ah)



3.5 Protections
Low voltage cut off
Load reconnect
Over charge cut off
Module reconnect
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TEST RESULTS

Sl.
No.
Test description Observations Requirement as
per TEDA
specifications
Remarks
4.0 POWER CONDITIONING UNIT
Make & Sl.No
4.1 CHARGE CONTROL UNI T
4.1.1 PV Array charging
efficiency
>=90%
4.1.2 PV Array charging
efficiency
>=85%
4.1.3 Sl
No
Parameters as per
IEC-62093

1 Visual inspection
(Cl. 11.1)


2 Functioning test
(Cl. 11.2)

a. Maximum Voltage
drop
across the charge
controller

b. Idle current
consumption
of the charge
controller
circuit (Quiescent
current)

c. Charge controller
output
suitable for
nominal
battery bank

3 Insulation resistance
test
(Cl. 11.4)

4 Protection against
mechanical impact
(Cl. 11.6)

5 Bulk Voltage
6 Float Voltage
7
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.
Protection
No load
Short circuit
Reverse polarity
Reverse flow
Battery temperature
Compensation

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4.2 I NVERTER
4.2.1

Efficiency Test result
as
per IEC – 61683

a. Input Battery Voltage 24 V / 12 DC
Nominal

b. Output Voltage &
Frequency
220 V ,50 Hz.
c. Output power @0.8 pf 100 VA
d. Efficiency @60% of the
load

>=85%
4.2.2 Other Parameters
a. No load loss ( no load
shutdown active mode)

b. Output Voltage Sine wave
c. Protections
Over Load
Short Circuit

d. Displays Voltage, Current,
Power & Energy of
PV and AC mains

Battery Voltage,
Charge Status,
Charging &
Discharging current

Voltage, Current,
Power, Frequency &
Energy output from
inverter

f. Indicators AC Mains ON
PV Charging ON
Battery Full & Low
Battery on trickle
charge
Fault indicators

g. Voltage THD <5%
h. Current THD <7%
i. Provision for automatic
changeover to grid when
the battery voltage is
low or when the Battery/
PCU fails.




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Sl.
No.
Test description Observation
s
Requirement as
per TEDA
specifications
Remarks
5.0 ENVIRONMENTAL TEST FOR PCU
4.3.1
a.





b.








c.




Environmental Testing
Dry Heat test as per
IEC 60068-2-2
(+55
o
C+/- 2
o
C for 16
Hrs)

Change of Temperature
Test IEC 60068-2-14
(+5
o
C &+55
o
C+/- 3
o
C
Duration at each
temperature:1 Hr , Rate
of change of
temperature:1
0
C/Min,
No of cycles:5)

Damp Heat test
IEC 60068-2-30
(Temp25
o
C to 55
o
C+/-
2
o
C, variant1,12+12 Hrs
cycle, No of cycle:2,
Humidity:93 +/-3% RH)

6.0 IP TEST FOR PCU
a. PCU IP 21

Conclusions: It is endorsed that the CFL based SPV home lighting system
submitted by M/s. …………………… qualifies TEDA Specification and
M/s. …………………………is the original manufacturer
of……………………..


Note:
Copy of Test certificates/ Reports for the following components towards
compliance of standards as per Clause-18 of the tender document shall also be
submitted along with the above report:

1. PV Module
2. Battery
3. CFL
4. Cables &
5. Switches