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Accession Number DE2012-1045725
Title Case Studies Comparing System Advisor Model (SAM) Results to Real Performance Data.
Publication Date Jun 2012
Media Count 8p
Personal Author A. Dobos N. Blair N. Sather
Abstract NREL has completed a series of detailed case studies comparing the simulations of the System Advisor Model (SAM) and measured performance data or published performance expectations. These case studies compare PV measured performance data with simulated performance data using appropriate weather data. The measured data sets were primarily taken from NREL onsite PV systems and weather monitoring stations.
Keywords Case studies
Meteorological data
Monitoring
Performance
Photvoltaic power supplies
Simulation
Solar energy
Weather stations


 
Source Agency Technical Information Center Oak Ridge Tennessee
NTIS Subject Category 97N - Solar Energy
55C - Meteorological Data Collection, Analysis, & Weather Forecast
Corporate Author National Renewable Energy Lab., Golden, CO.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1226
Contract Number DE-AC36-08GO28308

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