Solar energy climatology of North Carolina.

P. J. Robinson, W. E. Easterling

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A solar energy climatology for N Carolina was developed using radiation data from the six SOLMET stations in the state. The climatology provides information needed to design solar powered space and water heating systems, and evaluate their performance. It specifies the distribution of monthly average daily total radiation on a horizontal surface, relationships between radiation and temperature for an average heating season, and the variability of radiation within a season.-from Authors

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1730-1738
Number of pages9
JournalJournal of Applied Meteorology
Issue number11
StatePublished - 1982

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Atmospheric Science


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