The environmental concerns linked to traditional power generation methods have driven solar photovoltaic (SPV) systems to be established as a clean and viable alternative power solution . However, SPV systems are associated with low energy conversion efficiency attributes. This highlights the need for an efficient power conversion system . SPV sources showcase a nonlinear current- voltage (I-V) characteristic that is subject to variation with concurring insolation and temperature conditions. Consequently, this alters the maximum power point (MPP) as well as the maximum power generation. As a result, the literature of this field reiterates the need for efficient maximum power point tracking (MPPT) techniques. Prior works have established a variety of solutions to track the MPP; each of them possesses its pros and cons . Notably, a number of conventional MPPT techniques will fail to track the MPP under partial shading conditions . Although some intelligent techniques can still achieve MPP, these methods oscillate around the MPP due and as a result, some of the available power is not utilized. The oscillating character of these MPPT techniques occurs under uniform conditions as well . Hence there is a definite need to address this issue by determining a non-oscillating, high speed, single step MPPT technique.
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