Greenbyte Documentation

Solar Irradiation

Description

The irradiation is how much energy is produced per square meter in each time step.

Technology

Solar (met mast)

Equation

For a single time step, irradiation is defined as

IE = IP • T

IE is the irradiation

IP is the irradiance

T is the device resolution in hours

Inputs

solar_irradiation_inputs.png

Usage Example

In a Sum over time widget on a monitor dashboard:

solar_irradiation_usage.png