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What are the benefits of using SolarGIS time series or TMY data in PVsyst instead of 12 monthly averages from iMaps/pvPlanner?
For large solar projects, iMaps and pvPlanner data are suitable for use in the pre-feasibility phase. In the due diligence phase we strongly recommend use o...
Wed, 7 Jan, 2015 at 5:45 PM
What differences can I expect between data ordered via climData and data downloaded from iMaps/pvPlanner?
The difference in annual averages calculated from time series or TMY (climData) and iMaps/pvPlanner can be as high as ±2.5%. In special cases higher differe...
Tue, 1 Sep, 2015 at 3:29 PM
Are we allowed to share purchased datasets with third party engineers and potential project investors?
If you have purchased a single-user license to time series or TMY datasets, you have received permission to use the data files only for your personal and/or...
Thu, 8 Jan, 2015 at 9:34 AM
What is the difference between multi-year time series and TMY data?
A time series is a sequence of data, modeled or measured, representing regular intervals over a period of time (several years in case of a multi-year time s...
Tue, 13 Jan, 2015 at 11:06 AM
What time reference is used for SolarGIS time series and TMY datasets?
By default, we use UTC (Coordinated Universal Time) as time reference for SolarGIS time series datasets. UTC is an equivalent to GMT (Greenwich Mean Time), ...
Wed, 9 Dec, 2015 at 3:34 PM