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Title: SAM Photovoltaic Model Technical Reference

Abstract

This manual describes the photovoltaic performance model in the System Advisor Model (SAM). The U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory maintains and distributes SAM, which is available as a free download from https://sam.nrel.gov. These descriptions are based on SAM 2015.1.30 (SSC 41).

Authors:
 [1]
  1. National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), Solar Energy Technologies Office (EE-4S)
OSTI Identifier:
1215213
Report Number(s):
NREL/TP-6A20-64102
DOE Contract Number:  
AC36-08GO28308
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
14 SOLAR ENERGY; System Advisor Model; SAM; photovoltaic; modeling; simulation

Citation Formats

Gilman, P. SAM Photovoltaic Model Technical Reference. United States: N. p., 2015. Web. doi:10.2172/1215213.
Gilman, P. SAM Photovoltaic Model Technical Reference. United States. doi:10.2172/1215213.
Gilman, P. Wed . "SAM Photovoltaic Model Technical Reference". United States. doi:10.2172/1215213. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1215213.
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doi = {10.2172/1215213},
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place = {United States},
year = {2015},
month = {5}
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