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Significant Improvement in PV Module Performance Prediction Accuracy Using a New Model Based on IEC-61853 Data: Preprint

  title={Significant Improvement in PV Module Performance Prediction Accuracy Using a New Model Based on IEC-61853 Data: Preprint},
  author={Aron P. Dobos and Janine M. Freeman},
This paper presents a significant improvement in accuracy for photovoltaic (PV) module performance prediction using a new approach based on IEC-61853 test data. The method is based on the concept of a single diode model and calibrates its performance across a broad set of operating conditions. The new method reduces irradiance-weighted error in maximum power point (MPP) power relative to the standard 6-parameter single diode model, on average across 20 different module types, by 88 % across the… Expand

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