Performance modeling and valuation of snow-covered PV systems: examination of a simplified approach to decrease forecasting error

  title={Performance modeling and valuation of snow-covered PV systems: examination of a simplified approach to decrease forecasting error},
  author={Lisa B. Bosman and Seth B. Darling},
  journal={Environmental Science and Pollution Research},
  • L. Bosman, S. Darling
  • Published 22 March 2018
  • Computer Science, Medicine
  • Environmental Science and Pollution Research
The advent of modern solar energy technologies can improve the costs of energy consumption on a global, national, and regional level, ultimately spanning stakeholders from governmental entities to utility companies, corporations, and residential homeowners. For those stakeholders experiencing the four seasons, accurately accounting for snow-related energy losses is important for effectively predicting photovoltaic performance energy generation and valuation. This paper provides an examination… Expand
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