AbstractThis paper proposes a portable Manual Power Generation System for rural areas as there is a requirement to supply the rural areas of India as well as other countries with reliable electricity. Special attention has been paid for making the proposed system to be portable. Local institutions of rural area have to play an important role in the implementation, operation and maintenance of the proposed power generation system. The unregulated voltage generated by the proposed power generation system has been regulated with the help of electronic circuits. A portable power generation system has been developed and tested in the laboratory. Results are presented here.
Keywords: Manual, Charkha based Power Generation System, Portable, Voltage Regulator, Rural Area.