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Sources Of Insolation Data
Author(s): Charles M. Randall
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Paper Abstract

Hourly solar radiation (insolation) data bases have been prepared for use in the computer simulation of solar energy systems. These data collections have been based on actual insolation observations or closely related weather observations. The inadequacies of the presently available insolation data have required that portions of the data be estimated by the use of the statistical procedures discussed in detail in the paper.

Paper Details

Date Published: 16 March 1976
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 0068, Optics in Solar Energy Utilization I, (16 March 1976); doi: 10.1117/12.978098
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Charles M. Randall, The Aerospace Corporation (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0068:
Optics in Solar Energy Utilization I
Yale Katz, Editor(s)

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