Prediction of direct normal irradiation using a new empirical sunshine duration-based model

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Abdelatif Takilalte
Ali Dali
Mohammed Laissaoui
Amar Bouhallassa


In this work, we are interested in presenting a new approach allowing us to express the Direct Normal solar Irradiation (DNI) according to the sunshine duration essentially. This choice is justified by the fact that in addition to the sunshine, duration has a strong correlation with solar irradiation, it is measured in many radiometric stations. Some clear sky models with modifications developed exclusively here are made valid for all types of sky. The proposed model is compared with one of the intelligent models such as the Support Vector Regression (SVR) for daily data from Ghardaïa.

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A. . Takilalte, A. . Dali, M. . Laissaoui, and A. . Bouhallassa, “Prediction of direct normal irradiation using a new empirical sunshine duration-based model”, J. Ren. Energies, vol. 26, no. 1, pp. 91 -, Jun. 2023.


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