An assessment of the solar resource for Durban, South Africa

@inproceedings{Zawilska2011AnAO,
  title={An assessment of the solar resource for Durban, South Africa},
  author={E. Zawilska and Michael J. Brooks},
  year={2011}
}
Renewable energy’s role as an alternative to fossil-based power is growing in the developing world. The city of Durban, South Africa, is an example of a rapidly expanding urban center which can benefit from the implementation of solar energy technologies. This paper presents a year-long data record of the solar flux intensity for the city of Durban (29°58′N 30°55′E). Global horizontal irradiance (Gt), direct normal irradiance (GDN), diffuse horizontal irradiance (Gd) and daily average clearness… CONTINUE READING

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