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    2014

  1. Sengupta, M.; Perez, R.; Gueymard, C.; Anderberg, M.; Gotseff, P. (2014). Satellite-Based Solar Resource Data Sets for India 2002-2012. 18 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-5D00-61121.
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  2. Stoffel, T.; Andreas, A. (2014). Solar Resource Measurements in Humboldt State University, Arcata, California: Cooperative Research and Development Final Report, CRADA Number CRD-08-262. 4 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-5200-60425.
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  3. Reda, I.; Stoffel, T.; Habte, A. (2014). Uncertainty Estimates for SIRS, SKYRAD, & GNDRAD Data and Reprocessing the Pyrgeometer Data (Presentation). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 12 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-3B10-61270.
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  4. Reda, I.; Grobner, J.; Wacker, S. (2014). Results of Second Outdoor Comparison Between Absolute Cavity Pyrgeometer (ACP) and Infrared Integrating Sphere (IRIS) Radiometer at PMOD (Presentation). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 13 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-3B10-61147.
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  5. Stoffel, T.; Andreas, A. (2014). Solar Resource Measurements in Cocoa, Florida (FSEC) - Equipment Loaned to NREL: Cooperative Research and Development Final Report, CRADA Number CRD-08-318. 4 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-5200-60511.
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  6. Habte, A. (2014). Solar Radiometric Data Quality Assessment of SIRS, SKYRAD and GNDRAD Measurements (Poster). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 1 pg.; NREL Report No. PO-5D00-61522.
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  7. Habte, A.; Lopez, A.; Sengupta, M.; Wilcox, S. (2014). Temporal and Spatial Comparison of Gridded TMY, TDY, and TGY Data Sets. 30 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-5D00-60886.
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  8. Kutchenreiter, M.; Gotseff, P.; Habte, A.; Reda, I.; Sengupta, M.; Andreas, A.; Anderberg, M. (2014). Evaluation of DC Ventilator Fans Proposed for Pyranometer Measurements in the ARM Program (Poster). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 1 pg.; NREL Report No. PO-5D00-61523.
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  9. Stoffel, T.; Andreas, A. (2014). Solar Resources Measurements in Elizabeth City, North Carolina - Equipment Only: Cooperative Research and Development Final Report, CRADA Number CRD-07-217. 4 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-5200-60426.
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  10. Dooraghi, M.; Habte, A.; Reda, I.; Sengupta, M.; Gotseff, P.; Andreas, A.; Anderberg, M. (2014). Evaluating Radiometric Measurements Using a Fixed 45 Degrees Responsivity and Zenith Angle Dependent Responsivities (Poster). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 1 pg.; NREL Report No. PO-5D00-61521.
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  11. Habte, A.; Wilcox, S.; Stoffel, T. (2014). Evaluation of Radiometers Deployed at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory's Solar Radiation Research Laboratory. 187 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-5D00-60896.
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  12. Stoffel, T. (2014). Solar Resource Measurements in 1400 JR Lynch Street, Jackson, Mississippi: Cooperative Research and Development Final Report, CRADA Number CRD-07-254. 4 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-5200-60531.
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  14. Wilcox, S. (2013). Solar Technology Validation Project - Loyola Marymount University: Cooperative Research and Development Final Report, CRADA Number CRD-09-367-03. 4 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-7A10-58752.
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  15. Habte, A.; Sengupta, M.; Wilcox, S. (2013). Validation of GOES-Derived Surface Radiation Using NOAA's Physical Retrieval Method. 30 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-5500-57442.
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  16. Wilcox, S. (2013). Solar Technology Validation Project - Amonix, Inc.: Cooperative Research and Development Final Report, CRADA Number CRD-09-367-13. 4 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-7A10-58472.
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  17. Stoffel, T. (2013). Equipment Only - Solar Resources Measurements at the University of Texas at Austin, TX: Cooperative Research and Development Final Report, CRADA Number CRD-07-222. 4 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-7A10-57109.
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  18. Sengupta, M.; Gotseff, P. (2013). Evaluation of Clear Sky Models for Satellite-Based Irradiance Estimates. 42 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-5D00-60735.
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  20. Stoffel, T. (2013). Solar Resource Measurements in Sacramento, California: Cooperative Research and Development Final Report, CRADA Number CRD-06-205. 3 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-7A10-59054.

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  22. Wilcox, S. (2013). Solar Technology Validation Project - USS Data, LLC: Cooperative Research and Development Final Report, CRADA Number CRD-09-367-04. 4 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-7A10-58743.

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  24. Wilcox, S. (2013). Solar Technology Validation Project - Solargen (Met Station): Cooperative Research and Development Final Report, CRADA Number CRD-09-367-06. 4 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-7A10-58028.


  25. Wilcox, S. (2013). Solar Technology Validation Project - Tri-State G&T: Cooperative Research and Development Final Report, CRADA Number CRD-09-367-12. 4 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-7A10-58751.
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  26. Andreas, A. (2013). Solar Resource Measurements in El Paso, Texas (Equipment CRADA Only): Cooperative Research and Development Final Report, CRADA Number CRD-08-273. 4 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-5200-60636.
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  27. Reda, I.; Grobner, J.; Wacker, S.; Stoffel, T. (2013). Results of First Outdoor Comparison Between Absolute Cavity Pyrgeometer (ACP) and Infrared Integrating Sphere (IRIS) Radiometer at PMOD (Presentation). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 12 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-3B10-58121.
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  28. Habte, A.; Andreas, A.; Reda, I.; Campanelli, M.; Stoffel, T. (2013). Uncertainty Analysis of Spectral Irradiance Reference Standards Used for NREL Calibrations. 22 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-5500-58617.
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  29. Florita, A.; Hodge, B. M.; Orwig, K. (2013). Identifying Wind and Solar Ramping Events: Preprint. 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-57447.
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  30. Stoffel, T.; Reda, I. (2013). National Renewable Energy Laboratory Pyrheliometer Comparisons: 24 September - 5 October 2012 (NPC-2012). 91 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-5500-58430.
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  31. Wilcox, S. (2013). Solar Technology Validation Project - Utah State Energy Program (Met Station): Cooperative Research and Development Final Report, CRADA Number CRD-09-367-09. 4 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-7A10-58026.
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  32. Florita, A.; Hodge, B. M.; Orwig, K. (2013). Identifying Wind and Solar Ramping Events. Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE Green Technologies Conference, 4-5 April 2013, Denver, Colorado. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) pp. 147-152; NREL Report No. CP-5D00-60776.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/GreenTech.2013.30

  33. Wilcox, S. (2013). Solar Technology Validation Project - Iberdrola Renewables, Inc.: Cooperative Research and Development Final Report, CRADA Number CRD-08-298-3. 4 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-7A10-58749.
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  34. Reda, I.; Dooraghi, M.; Habte, A. (2013). NREL Pyrheliometer Comparison: September 16 to 27, 2013 (NPC-2013). 49 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-3B10-60749.
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  35. Myers, D. R. (2013). Solar Radiation: Practical Modeling for Renewable Energy Applications. Energy and the Environment. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press 210 pp.; NREL Report No. BK-5500-58395.

  36. Wilcox, S. (2013). Solar Technology Validation Project - Southwest Solar (Met Station): Cooperative Research and Development Final Report, CRADA Number CRD-09-367-08. 4 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-7A10-58081.
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  37. Wilcox, S. (2013). Solar Technology Validation Project - Hualapai Valley Solar (Met Station): Cooperative Research and Development Final Report, CRADA Number CRD-09-367-02. 4 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-7A10-58027
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  39. Urquhart, B.; Sengupta, M.; Keller, J. (2013). Optimizing Geographic Allotment of Photovoltaic Capacity in a Distributed Generation Setting. Progress in Photovoltaics: Research and Applications. Vol. 21(6), September 2013; pp. 1276-1285; NREL Report No. JA-5500-55491.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pip.2334

  40. Wilcox, S. (2013). Radiometer Evaluation - Equipment Only: Cooperative Research and Development Final Report, CRADA Number CRD-10-00382. 3 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-7A10-57654.
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  41. Sengupta, M.; Habte, A.; Gotseff, P. (2013). Improving Surface Radiation in a Satellite-Based Physical Model (Poster). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 1 pg.; NREL Report No. PO-5200-60479.
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  42. Gueymard, C.; Sengupta, M. (2013). Improved Gridded Aerosol Data for India. 46 pp.; NREL Report No. SR-5600-58762.
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  43. Stoffel, T. (2013). Equipment Loan: Cooperative Research and Development Final Report, CRADA Number CRD-07-250. 3 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-7A10-58527.
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  44. Wilcox, S. (2013). Solar Technology Validation Project - RES Americas: Cooperative Research and Development Final Report, CRADA Number CRD-09-367-11. 4 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-7A10-58750.
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  45. Tian, H.; Mancilla-David, F.; Muljadi, E.; Stoffel, T.; Andreas, A. (2013). Model Validation of Photovoltaic Systems. Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE Green Technologies Conference, 4-5 April 2013, Denver, Colorado. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) pp. 93-97; NREL Report No. CP-5500-57453.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/GreenTech.2013.22


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  47. Miller, S.; Rogers, M.; Heidinger, A.; Laszlo, I.; Sengupta, M. (2012). Cloud Advection Schemes for Short-Term Satellite-Based Insolation Forecasts. Proceedings of the World Renewable Energy Forum, 13-17 May 2012, Denver, Colorado (CD-ROM). Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 5 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-57929.

  48. Myers, D. R. (2012). Chapter 1.12: Solar Radiation Resource Assessment for Renewable Energy Conversion. Sayigh, A., ed. Comprehensive Renewable Energy. Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Elsevier pp. 213-237; NREL Report No. CH-5500-55819.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-08-087872-0.00112-8

  49. Wilcox, S. M. (2012). National Solar Radiation Database 1991-2010 Update: User's Manual. 479 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-5500-54824.
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  50. Rogers, M.; Miller, S.; Combs, C.; Sengupta, M.; Benjamin, S.; Alexander, C.; Kleissl, J.; Mathiesen, P. (2012). Validation and Analysis of HRRR Insolation Forecasts using Surfrad. Proceedings of the World Renewable Energy Forum, 13-17 May 2012, Denver, Colorado (CD-ROM). Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-57924.

  51. Sengupta, M.; Gotseff, P.; Stoffel, T. (2012). Evaluation of Photodiode and Thermopile Pyranometers for Photovoltaic Applications: Preprint. 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-56540.
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  52. Reda, I.; Stoffel, T. (2012). Introducing an Absolute Cavity Pyrgeometer (ACP) for Improving the Atmospheric Longwave Irradiance Measurement (Poster). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 1 pg.; NREL Report No. PO-3B10-54097.
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  53. Stoffel, T.; Andreas, A.; Reda, I.; Dooraghi, M.; Habte, A.; Kutchenreiter, M.; Wilcox, S. (2012). Solar Radiation Research Laboratory (Poster). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 1 pg.; NREL Report No. PO-5500-55530.
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  54. Sengupta, M.; Gotseff, P.; Myers, D.; Stoffel, T. (2012). Performance Testing using Silicon Devices - Analysis of Accuracy. [Proceedings] 38th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC '12), 3-8 June 2012, Austin, Texas. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) pp. 003290-003293; NREL Report No. CP-5500-56933.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PVSC.2012.6318278

  55. Vignola, F.; Michalsky, J.; Stoffel, T. (2012). Solar and Infrared Radiation Measurements. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press 394 pp.; NREL Report No. BK-5500-56996.

  56. Myers, D. R. (2012). Solar Radiation for Solar Energy Utilization. Meyers, R. A., ed. Encyclopedia of Sustainability Science and Technology. New York, NY: Springer Science+Business Media, LLC pp. 9673-9696; NREL Report No. CH-550-47608.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-0851-3_450

  57. Lustbader, J.; Andreas, A. (2012). NREL Vehicle Testing and Integration Facility (VTIF): Rotating Shadowband Radiometer (RSR); Golden, Colorado (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56490.
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/vtif_rsr/
    http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052223

  58. Shedd, S.; Hodge, B. M.; Florita, A.; Orwig, K. (2012). Statistical Characterization of Solar Photovoltaic Power Variability at Small Timescales. Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Integration of Solar Power into Power Systems, 12-13 November 2012, Lisbon, Portugal. Langen, Germany: Energynautics GmbH 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5D00-60550.

  59. Shedd, S.; Hodge, B.-M.; Florita, A.; Orwig, K. (2012). Statistical Characterization of Solar Photovoltaic Power Variability at Small Timescales: Preprint. 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-56165.
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  60. Reda, I.; Zeng, J.; Scheuch, J.; Hanssen, L.; Wilthan, B.; Myers, D.; Stoffel, T. (2012). Absolute Cavity Pyrgeometer to Measure the Absolute Outdoor Longwave Irradiance with Traceability to International System of Units, SI. Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics. Vol. 77, March 2012; pp. 132-143; NREL Report No. JA-3000-50145.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2011.12.011

  61. Sengupta, M.; Keller, J. (2012). PV Ramping in a Distributed Generation Environment: A Study Using Solar Measurements. [Proceedings] 38th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC '12), 3-8 June 2012, Austin, Texas. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) pp. 000586-000589; NREL Report No. CP-5500-56902.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PVSC.2012.6317681

  62. Stoffel, T. (2012). Solar Resources Measurements in Houston, TX -- Equipment Only: Cooperative Research and Development Final Report, CRADA Number CRD-06-204. 4 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-7A10-55340.
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  63. Stoffel, T. (2012). U.S. Department of Energy Workshop Report: Solar Resources and Forecasting. 70 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-5500-55432.
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  64. Habte, A.; Sengupta, M.; Wilcox, S.; Molling, C.; Heidinger, A. (2012). High-Resolution Surface Radiation Dataset From Geostationary Satellites: Methodology and Validation. Proceedings of the World Renewable Energy Forum, 13-17 May 2012, Denver, Colorado (CD-ROM). Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 7 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-54782.

  65. Urquhart, B.; Sengupta, M.; Keller, J. (2012). Optimizing Geographic Allotment of Photovoltaic Capacity in a Distributed Generation Setting: Preprint. 9 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-56539.
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  66. Myers, D. R. (2012). Direct Beam and Hemispherical Terrestrial Solar Spectral Distributions Derived from Broadband Hourly Solar Radiation Data. Solar Energy. Vol. 86(9), September 2012; pp. 2771-2782; NREL Report No. JA-5500-53683.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2012.06.014.

  67. Piwko, R.; Roose, L.; Orwig, K.; Matsuura, M.; Corbus, D.; Schuerger, M. (2012). Hawaii Solar Integration Study: Solar Modelling Developments and Study Results. Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Integration of Solar Power into Power Systems, 12-13 November 2012, Lisbon, Portugal. Langen, Germany: Energynautics GmbH 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5G00-60549.

  68. Dooraghi, M.; Sengupta, M.; Mather, B.; Gotseff, P.; Andreas, A.; Wright, C.; McMorrow, R.; Paulino, J.; Kankiewicz, A. (2012). High Resolution Solar Measurements at the DeSoto Next Generation Solar Energy Center: The Deployment Experience. Proceedings of the World Renewable Energy Forum, 13-17 May 2012, Denver, Colorado (CD-ROM). Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-54622.

  69. Reda, I.; Hansen, L.; Zeng, J. (2012). Introducing an Absolute Cavity Pyrgeometer for Improving the Atmospheric Longwave Irradiance Measurement (Presentation). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 15 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-3B10-56021.
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  70. Orwig, K. D. (2012). Modeling for System Integration Studies (Presentation). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 8 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-5500-52110.
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  71. Sengupta, M.; Keller, J. (2012). PV Ramping in a Distributed Generation Environment: A Study Using Solar Measurements; Preprint. 5 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-54141.
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  72. Gueymard, C. A.; Sengupta, M. (2012). Improving Modeled Solar Irradiance Historical Time Series: What is the Appropriate Monthly Statistic for Aerosol Optical Depth?. Proceedings of the World Renewable Energy Forum, 13-17 May 2012, Denver, Colorado (CD-ROM). Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 7 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-54722.

  73. Piwko, R.; Roose, L.; Orwig, K.; Matsuura, M.; Corbus, D.; Schuerger, M. (2012). Hawaii Solar Integration Study: Solar Modeling Developments and Study Results; Preprint. 10 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-56311.
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  74. Sengupta, M.; Gotseff, P.; Myers, D.; Stoffel, T. (2012). Performance Testing using Silicon Devices - Analysis of Accuracy: Preprint. 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-54251.
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  75. Urquhart, B.; Chow, C. W.; Nguyen, A.; Kleissl, J.; Sengupta, M.; Blatchford, J.; Jeon, D. (2012). Towards Intra-Hour Solar Forecasting using Two Sky Imagers at a Large Solar Power Plant. Proceedings of the World Renewable Energy Forum, 13-17 May 2012, Denver, Colorado (CD-ROM). Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-57926.

  76. Vick, B. D.; Myers, D. R.; Boyson, W. E. (2012). Using Direct Normal Irradiance Models and Utility Electrical Loading to Assess Benefit of a Concentrating Solar Power Plant. Solar Energy. Vol. 86(12), December 2012; pp. 3519-3530; NREL Report No. JA-5500-57811.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2012.03.010.

  77. Habte, A.; Sengupta, M.; Wilcox, S. (2012). Surface Radiation from GOES: A Physical Approach; Preprint. 9 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-56538.
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  78. Sengupta, M.; Keller, J. (2012). Impact of Distributed Generation on PV Variability: A Lanai Case Study. Proceedings of the World Renewable Energy Forum, 13-17 May 2012, Denver, Colorado (CD-ROM). Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 4 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-54761.

  79. Sengupta, M.; Wagner, M. (2012). Atmospheric Attenuation in Central Receiver Systems from DNI Measurements. Proceedings of the World Renewable Energy Forum, 13-17 May 2012, Denver, Colorado (CD-ROM). Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-54760.

  80. Orwig, K.; Wilcox, S.; Sengupta, M.; Habte, A.; Anderberg, M.; Stoffel, T. (2012). Foundational Solar Resource Research (Poster). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 1 pg.; NREL Report No. PO-5500-55529.
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  82. Wilcox, S.; Andreas, A. (2011). Solar Technology Acceleration Center (SolarTAC): Solar Resource & Meteorological Assessment Project (SOLRMAP); Aurora, Colorado (Data); NREL Report No. DA-5500-56491.
    Available at http://www.nrel.gov/midc/solartac/.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052224).

  83. Myers, D. R. (2011). Quantitative Analysis of Spectral Impacts on Silicon Photodiode Radiometers: Preprint. 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-50936.
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  84. Orwig, K. (2011). Solar Data Hub (Presentation). National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL). 8 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-5500-51372.
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  85. Wilcox, S. M.; McCormack, P. (2011). Implementing Best Practices for Data Quality Assessment of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory's Solar Resource and Meteorological Assessment Project: Preprint. 10 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-50897.
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  86. Wilcox, S. M.; McCormack, P. (2011). Implementing Best Practices for Data Quality Assessment of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory's Solar Resource and Meteorological Assessment Project. Proceedings of the 40th ASES National Solar Conference 2011 (Solar 2011), 17-20 May 2011, Raleigh, North Carolina. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) pp. 471-478; NREL Report No. CP-5500-55075.

  87. Myers, D. R. (2011). Quantitative Analysis of Spectral Impacts on Silicon Photodiode Radiometers. Proceedings of the 40th ASES National Solar Conference 2011 (Solar 2011), 17-20 May 2011, Raleigh, North Carolina. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) pp. 97-102; NREL Report No. CP-5500-55062.

  88. Sengupta, M.; Wagner, M. J. (2011). Impact of Aerosols on Atmospheric Attenuation Loss in Central Receiver Systems: Preprint. 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-52487.
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  89. Miller, S. D.; Combs, C. L.; Chand, D.; Sengupta, M.; Heidinger, A. K. (2011). Toward Evaluating Short-Term Predictions of Solar Irradiance at the Surface: Persistence, Satellite-Based Trajectory and Numerical Weather Prediction Models. Proceedings of the 40th ASES National Solar Conference 2011 (Solar 2011), 17-20 May 2011, Raleigh, North Carolina. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) pp. 285-292; NREL Report No. CP-5500-55069.

  90. Myers, D. (2011). Review of Consensus Standard Spectra for Flat Plate and Concentrating Photovoltaic Performance. 33 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-5500-51865.
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  91. Vick, B. D.; Myers, D. (2011). Comparison of Measured Direct Normal Irradiance Data to Calculated Using the Disc Model for the Texas Panhandle. Proceedings of the 40th ASES National Solar Conference 2011 (Solar 2011), 17-20 May 2011, Raleigh, North Carolina. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) pp. 103-110; NREL Report No. CP-5500-55064.

  92. Gueymard, C. A.; Wilcox, S. M. (2011). Assessment of Spatial and Temporal Variability in the U.S. Solar Resource from Radiometric Measurements and Predictions from Models Using Ground-Based or Satellite Data. Solar Energy. Vol. 85(5), May 2011; pp. 1068-1084; NREL Report No. JA-5500-49849.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2011.02.030.

  93. Ramos, J.; Andreas, A. (2011). University of Texas Panamerican (UTPA): Solar Radiation Lab (SRL); Edinburg, Texas (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56514.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052555
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/utpa_srl/.

  94. Lee, S. J.; Bush, B.; George, R. (2011). Analytic Science for Geospatial and Temporal Variability in Renewable Energy: A Case Study in Estimating Photovoltaic Output in Arizona. Solar Energy. Vol. 85(9), September 2011; pp. 1945-1956; NREL Report No. JA-6A20-48140.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2011.05.005

  95. Stackhouse, Jr., P. W.; Cox, S. J.; Chandler, W. S.; Hoell, J. M.; Zhang, T.; Westberg, D.; Perez, R.; Hemker, C.; Schlemmer, J.; Renne, D.; Sengupta, M; Bates, J.; Knapp, K. (2011). Towards an Improved High Resolution Global Long-Term Solar Resource Database. Proceedings of the 40th ASES National Solar Conference 2011 (Solar 2011), 17-20 May 2011, Raleigh, North Carolina. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) pp. 323-326; NREL Report No. CP-5500-55070.

  96. Sengupta, M. (2011). Measurement and Modeling of Solar and PV Output Variability. Proceedings of the 40th ASES National Solar Conference 2011 (Solar 2011), 17-20 May 2011, Raleigh, North Carolina. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) pp. 486-490; NREL Report No. CP-5500-57013.

  97. Kankiewicz, A.; Sengupta, M.; Li, J. Y. (2011). Cloud Meteorology and Utility-Scale PV Variability. Proceedings of the 40th ASES National Solar Conference 2011 (Solar 2011), 17-20 May 2011, Raleigh, North Carolina. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) pp. 331-333; NREL Report No. CP-5500-55071.

  98. Michalsky, J.; Dutton, E. G.; Nelson, D.; Wendell, J.; Wilcox, S.; Andreas, A.; Gotseff, P.; Myers, D.; Reda, I.; Stoffel, T.; Behrens, K.; Carlund, T.; Finsterle, W.; Halliwell, D. (2011). Extensive Comparison of Commercial Pyrheliometers under a Wide Range of Routine Observing Conditions. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology. Vol. 28(6), June 2011; pp. 752-766; NREL Report No. JA-550-48893.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2010jtecha1518.1

  99. Gueymard, C. A.; George, R. (2011). Gridded Aerosol Data for Improved Direct Normal Irradiance Modeling: The Case of India. Proceedings of the 40th ASES National Solar Conference 2011 (Solar 2011), 17-20 May 2011, Raleigh, North Carolina. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) pp. 334-341; NREL Report No. CP-5500-55072.

  100. Reda, I. (2011). Method to Calculate Uncertainty Estimate of Measuring Shortwave Solar Irradiance using Thermopile and Semiconductor Solar Radiometers. 20 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-3B10-52194.
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  101. Hodge, B. M.; Hummon, M.; Orwig, K. (2011). Solar Ramping Distributions over Multiple Timescales and Weather Patterns (Presentation). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 19 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-5500-53409.     2.0 MB Download

  102. Mills, A.; Ahlstrom, M.; Brower, M.; Ellis, A.; George, R.; Hoff, T.; Kroposki, B.; Lenox, C.; Miller, N.; Milligan, M.; Stein, J.; Wan, Y. H. (2011). Dark Shadows: Understanding Variability and Uncertainty of Photovoltaics for Integration with the Electric Power System. IEEE Power and Energy Magazine. Vol. 9(3), May/June 2011; pp. 33-41; NREL Report No. JA-5500-50344.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/MPE.2011.940575.

  103. Orwig, K. D.; Hummon, M.; Hodge, B. M.; Lew, D. (2011). Solar Data Inputs for Integration and Transmission Planning Studies. Ackerman, T., ed. Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on Large-Scale Integration of Wind Power into Power Systems as well as on Transmission Networks for Offshore Wind Power Plants, 25-26 October 2011, Aarhus, Denmark. Langen, Germany: Energynautics GmbH 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-52749.

  104. Sengupta, M. (2011). Measurement and Modeling of Solar and PV Output Variability: Preprint. 7 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-51105.
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  106. Reda, I. (2010). Solar Eclipse Monitoring for Solar Energy Applications Using the Solar and Moon Position Algorithms. 35 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-3B0-47681.
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  107. Lakhankar, T.; Jones, A. S.; Combs, C. L.; Sengupta, M.; Haar, T. H. V.; Khanbilvardi, R. (2010). Analysis of Large Scale Spatial Variability of Soil Moisture Using a Geostatistical Method. Sensors. Vol. 10(1), January 2010; pp. 913-932; NREL Report No. JA-550-47810.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/s100100913.

  108. Perez, R.; Kivalov, S.; Schlemmer, J.; Hemker, K., Jr.; Renne, D.; Hoff, T. E. (2010). Validation of Short and Medium Term Operational Solar Radiation Forecasts in the US. Solar Energy. Vol. 84(12), 2010; pp. 2161-2172; NREL Report No. JA-5500-50259.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2010.08.014.

  109. Sengupta, M.; Heidinger, A.; Miller, S. (2010). Validating an Operational Physical Method to Compute Surface Radiation from Geostationary Satellites. Paper No. 77730T. Dhere, N. G., Wohlgemuth, J. H., Lynn, K., eds. Reliability of Photovoltaic Cells, Modules, Components, and Systems III: Proceedings of SPIE Conference, 3-5 August 2010, San Diego, California. Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, Volume 7773. Bellingham, WA: SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-550-48808.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.861766.

  110. Myers, D. R. (2010). Comparison of Direct Normal Irradiance Derived from Silicon and Thermopile Global Hemispherical Radiation Detectors. Paper No. 77730G. Dhere, N. G., Wohlgemuth, J. H., Lynn, K., eds. Reliability of Photovoltaic Cells, Modules, Components, and Systems III: Proceedings of SPIE Conference, 3-5 August 2010, San Diego, California. Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, Volume 7773. Bellingham, WA: SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering 10 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-550-50688.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.859732.

  111. Sengupta, M.; Heidinger, A.; Miller, S.; Renne, D. (2010). Physical Method for Calculating Surface Radiation from Geostationary Satellites. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2010 Conference, 19-21 May 2010, Phoenix, Arizona (DVD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 39th ASES National Solar Conference, Proceedings of 35th National Passive Solar Conference, and Proceedings of the 5th Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 7 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-50028.

  112. Wilcox, S.; Andreas, A. (2010). Solar Resource & Meteorological Assessment Project (SOLRMAP): Sun Spot Two; Swink, Colorado (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56505.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052450.
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/ss2/.

  113. Reda, I.; Myers, D.; Stoffel, T. (2010). Uncertainty in Pyranometer and Pyrheliometer Calibrations Using GUM for NREL's ISO-17025 Accreditation Effort (Presentation). 23 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-3B0-49287.
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  114. Wilcox, S.; Andreas, A. (2010). Solar Resource & Meteorological Assessment Project (SOLRMAP): Rotating Shadowband Radiometer (RSR); Escalante Tri-State - Prewitt, New Mexico (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56496.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052229.
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/ts_escalante/

  115. Wilcox, S.; Andreas, A. (2010). Solar Resource & Meteorological Assessment Project (SOLRMAP): Rotating Shadowband Radiometer (RSR); Kalaeloa Oahu, Hawaii (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56497.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052228.
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/kalaeloa_oahu/.

  116. Wilcox, S.; Andreas, A. (2010). Solar Resource & Meteorological Assessment Project (SOLRMAP): Rotating Shadowband Radiometer (RSR); Los Angeles, California (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56502.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052230.
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/lmu/.

  117. Myers, D. R. (2010). Comparison of Direct Normal Irradiance Derived from Silicon and Thermopile Global Hemispherical Radiation Detectors: Preprint. 13 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-550-48698.
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  118. Reda, I.; Stoffel, T. (2010). Pyrgeometer Calibration for DOE-Atmospheric System Research Program Using NREL Method (Presentation). 9 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-3B0-47756.
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  119. Wilcox, S.; Andreas, A. (2010). Solar Resource & Meteorological Assessment Project (SOLRMAP): Rotating Shadowband Radiometer (RSR); Milford, Utah (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56504.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052449.
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/usep_milford/.

  120. Wilcox, S.; Andreas, A. (2010). Solar Resource & Meteorological Assessment Project (SOLRMAP): Southwest Solar Research Park (Formerly SolarCAT) Rotating Shadowband Radiometer (RSR); Phoenix, Arizona (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56492.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052225.
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/ssrp/.

  121. Anderberg, M. L.; Renne, D.; Stoffel, T. L.; Sengupta, M.; Perez, R.; Stackhouse, P. (2010). Evaluating Solar Resource Variability from Satellite and Ground-Based Observations. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2010 Conference, 19-21 May 2010, Phoenix, Arizona (DVD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 39th ASES National Solar Conference, Proceedings of 35th National Passive Solar Conference, and Proceedings of the 5th Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 7 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-550-47908.

  122. Myers, D. R. (2010). Seasonal Variation in the Frequency Distributions of Differences Between Radiometric Data for Solar Resource Assessment Applications. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2010 Conference, 19-21 May 2010, Phoenix, Arizona (DVD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 39th ASES National Solar Conference, Proceedings of 35th National Passive Solar Conference, and Proceedings of the 5th Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 7 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-550-47787.

  123. Wilcox, S.; Andreas, A. (2010). Solar Resource & Meteorological Assessment Project (SOLRMAP): Observed Atmospheric and Solar Information System (OASIS); Tucson, Arizona (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56494.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052226.
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/ua_oasis/.

  124. Wilcox, S.; Andreas, A. (2010). Solar Resource & Meteorological Assessment Project (SOLRMAP): Rotating Shadowband Radiometer (RSR); Cedar City, Utah (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56503.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052231.
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/usep_cedar/.

  125. Stoffel, T.; Renne, D.; Myers, D.; Wilcox, S.; Sengupta, M.; George, R.; Turchi, C. (2010). Concentrating Solar Power: Best Practices Handbook for the Collection and Use of Solar Resource Data (CSP). 146 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-550-47465.
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  126. Kankiewicz, A.; Sengupta, M.; Moon, D. (2010). Observed Impacts of Transient Clouds on Utility-Scale PV Fields. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2010 Conference, 19-21 May 2010, Phoenix, Arizona (DVD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 39th ASES National Solar Conference, Proceedings of 35th National Passive Solar Conference, and Proceedings of the 5th Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 4 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-5500-50029.

  127. Stoffel, T. L.; Myers, D. R. (2010). Accuracy of Silicon Versus Thermopile Radiometers for Daily and Monthly Integrated Total Hemispherical Solar Radiation. Paper No. 777314. Dhere, N. G., Wohlgemuth, J. H., Lynn, K., eds. Reliability of Photovoltaic Cells, Modules, Components, and Systems III: Proceedings of SPIE Conference, 3-5 August 2010, San Diego, California. Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, Volume 7773. Bellingham, WA: SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering 10 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-550-48697.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.859743.

  128. Sengupta, M.; Andreas, A. (2010). Oahu Solar Measurement Grid (1-Year Archive): 1-Second Solar Irradiance; Oahu, Hawaii (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56506.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052451.
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/oahu_archive/

  129. Wilcox, S.; Gueymard, C. A. (2010). Spatial and Temporal Variability of the Solar Resource in the United States. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2010 Conference, 19-21 May 2010, Phoenix, Arizona (DVD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 39th ASES National Solar Conference, Proceedings of 35th National Passive Solar Conference, and Proceedings of the 5th Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-550-47760.


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  131. Gueymard, C. A.; Wilcox, S. M. (2009). Spatial and Temporal Variability in the Solar Resource: Assessing the Value of Short-Term Measurements at Potential Solar Power Plant Sites. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2009 Conference, 11-16 May 2009, Buffalo, New York (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 38th ASES National Solar Conference, Proceedings of 34th National Passive Solar Conference, and Proceedings of the 4th Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-550-46804.

  132. Gueymard, C. A.; Myers, D. R. (2009). Evaluation of Conventional and High-Performance Routine Solar Radiation Measurements for Improved Solar Resource, Climatological Trends, and Radiative Modeling. Solar Energy. Vol. 83(2), 2009; pp. 171-185; NREL Report No. JA-550-45383.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2008.07.015.

  133. Al-Karaghouli, A.; Renne, D.; Kazmerski, L. L. (2009). Technical and Economic Assessment of Photovoltaic-Driven Desalination Systems. Renewable Energy. Vol. 35(2), 2009; pp. 323-328; NREL Report No. JA-5A0-47045.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2009.05.018.

  134. Myers, D. R. (2009). Comparison of Historical Satellite-Based Estimates of Solar Radiation Resources with Recent Rotating Shadowband Radiometer Measurements: Preprint. 11 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-550-45375.
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  135. Myers, D. (2009). Evaluation of the Performance of the PVUSA Rating Methodology Applied to Triple Junction PV Technology. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2009 Conference, 11-16 May 2009, Buffalo, New York (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 38th ASES National Solar Conference, Proceedings of 34th National Passive Solar Conference, and Proceedings of the 4th Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 7 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-550-46799.

  136. Myers, D. (2009). Comparison of Historical Satellite Based Estimates of Solar Radiation Resources with Recent Rotating Shadowland Radiometer Measurements. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2009 Conference, 11-16 May 2009, Buffalo, New York (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 38th ASES National Solar Conference, Proceedings of 34th National Passive Solar Conference, and Proceedings of the 4th Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-550-46806.

  137. Myers, D. R.; Wilcox, S. M. (2009). Relative Accuracy of 1-Minute and Daily Total Solar Radiation Data for 12 Global and 4 Direct Beam Solar Radiometers: Preprint. 11 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-550-45374.
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  138. Sengupta, M.; Laszlo, I.; Straka, W.; Heidinger, A.; Miller, S.; Renne, D. (2009). Toward a Physically Based, High Resolution Surface Solar Irradiance Climatology from Geostationary Satellites. Proceedings of ISES Solar World Congress 2009: Renewable Energy Shaping Our Future, 11-14 October 2009, Johannesburg, South Africa. Washington, DC: International Solar Energy Society (ISES) pp. 142-148; NREL Report No. CP-550-48572.

  139. Myers, D. R. (2009). Evaluation of the Performance of the PVUSA Rating Methodology Applied to Dual Junction PV Technology: Preprint (Revised). 10 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-550-45376.
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  140. Komomua, C.; Kroposki, B.; Mooney, D.; Stoffel, T.; Parsons, B.; Hammond, S.; Kutscher, C.; Remick, R.; Sverdrup, G.; Hawsey, R.; Pacheco, M. (2009). Energy Systems Integration Facility (ESIF) External Stakeholders Workshop: Workshop Proceedings, 9 October 2008, Golden, Colorado. 50 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-581-44249.
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  141. Stoffel, T.; Reda, I. (2009). NREL Pyrheliometer Comparisons: 22 September - 3 October 2008 (NPC-2008). 54 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-550-45016.
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  142. Renne, D. (2009). Status of Task 36 Solar Resource Knowledge Management under the IEA Solar Heating and Cooling Programme. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2009 Conference, 11-16 May 2009, Buffalo, New York (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 38th ASES National Solar Conference, Proceedings of 34th National Passive Solar Conference, and Proceedings of the 4th Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-550-45377.

  143. Vignola, F.; Long, C. N.; Reda, I. (2009). Testing a Model of IR Radiative Losses: Preprint. 11; NREL Report No. CP-3B0-46411.
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  144. Myers, D.; Wilcox, S. M. (2009). Relative Accuracy of 1-Minute and Daily Total Solar Radiation Data for 12 Global and 4 Direct Beam Solar Radiometers. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2009 Conference, 11-16 May 2009, Buffalo, New York (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 38th ASES National Solar Conference, Proceedings of 34th National Passive Solar Conference, and Proceedings of the 4th Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-550-46803.

  145. Lee, S. J.; George, R.; Bush, B. (2009). Estimating Solar PV Output Using Modern Space/Time Geostatistics (Presentation). 21 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-6A2-46208.
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  146. Vignola, F.; Long, C. N.; Reda, I. (2009). Testing a Model of IR Radiative Losses. Paper No. 741003. Tsai, B. K. Optical Modeling and Measurements for Solar Energy Systems III: Proceedings of SPIE Conference, 2-4 August 2009, San Diego, California. Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, Volume 7410. Bellingham, WA: SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-3B1-47403.

  147. Wilcox, S; Myers, D. (2009). Joint Solar Power Industry and Department of Energy Solar Resource and Meteorological Assessment Project (SOLRMAP). Paper No. 741006. Tsai, B. K. Optical Modeling and Measurements for Solar Energy Systems III: Proceedings of SPIE Conference, 2-4 August 2009, San Diego, California. Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, Volume 7410. Bellingham, WA: SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering 7 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-550-46537.

  148. Al-Karaghouli, A.; (Al-Qaraghuli); Renne, D.; Kazmerski, L. L. (2009). Solar and Wind Opportunities for Water Desalination in the Arab Regions. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. Vol. 13(9), 2009; pp. 2397-2407; NREL Report No. JA-5A0-46646.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2008.05.007

  149. Bank, J.; Andreas, A. (2009). Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD): Rotating Shadowband Radiometer (RSR); Anatolia - Rancho Cordova, California (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56513.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052554.
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/smud_anatolia/.

  150. Myers, D. (2009). Evaluation of the Performance of the PVUSA Rating Methodology Applied to Triple Junction PV Technology (Presentation). Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2009 Conference, 11-16 May 2009, Buffalo, New York (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 38th ASES National Solar Conference, Proceedings of 34th National Passive Solar Conference, and Proceedings of the 4th Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 16 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-550-46800.

  151. Wilcox, S. (2009). NREL Solar Resource Data Activities (Presentation). Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2009 Conference, 11-16 May 2009, Buffalo, New York (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 38th ASES National Solar Conference, Proceedings of 34th National Passive Solar Conference, and Proceedings of the 4th Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 15 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-550-46801.

  152. Kimber, A.; Dierauf, T.; Mitchell, L.; Whitaker, C.; Townsend, T.; NewMiller, J.; King, D.; Granata, J.; Emery, K.; Osterwald, C.; Myers, D.; Marion, B.; Pligavko, A.; Panchula, A.; Levitsky, T.; Forbess, J.; Talmud, F. (2009). Improved Test Method to Verify the Power Rating of a Photovoltaic (PV) Project. [Proceedings] 34th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC '09), 7-12 June 2009, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE) pp. 316-321; NREL Report No. CP-520-46128.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/pvsc.2009.5411670.

  153. Wilcox, S.; Andreas, A. (2009). Solar Resource & Meteorological Assessment Project (SOLRMAP): Rotating Shadowband Radiometer (RSR); La Ola Lanai, Hawaii (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56495.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052227
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/la_ola_lanai/.

  154. Myers, D. R. (2009). Terrestrial Solar Spectral Distributions Derived from Broadband Hourly Solar Radiation Data. Paper No. 74100A. Tsai, B. K. Optical Modeling and Measurements for Solar Energy Systems III: Proceedings of SPIE Conference, 2-4 August 2009, San Diego, California. Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, Volume 7410. Bellingham, WA: SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering 11 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-550-46254.

  155. Perez, R.; Schlemmer, J.; Renne, D.; Cowlin, S.; George, R.; Bandyopadhyay, B. (2009). Validation of the SUNY Satellite Model in a Meteosat Evironment. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2009 Conference, 11-16 May 2009, Buffalo, New York (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 38th ASES National Solar Conference, Proceedings of 34th National Passive Solar Conference, and Proceedings of the 4th Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-550-46805.


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  157. Renne, D. (2008). Solar Resource Forecasting (Presentation). Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2008 Conference, 3-8 May 2008, San Diego, California (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 37th ASES Annual Conference, Proceedings of 33rd National Passive Solar Conference, and Proceedings of the 3rd Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 6 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-550-46779.

  158. Johannesson, G.; Stewart, J.; Barr, C.; Sabeff, L. B.; George, R.; Heimiller, D.; Milbrandt, A. (2008). Adapting Existing Spatial Data Sets to New Uses: An Example from Energy Modeling. Journal of Map and Geography Libraries. Vol. 4(2), 2008; pp. 285-295; NREL Report No. JA-581-41021.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15420350802142520.

  159. Renne, D. (2008). Solar Resource Characterization; Session: Modeling and Analysis (Presentation). 2008 Solar Annual Review Meeting. 14 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-670-43358.
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  160. Reda, I.; Myers, D.; Stoffel, T. (2008). Uncertainty Estimate for the Outdoor Calibration of Solar Pyranometers: A Metrologist Perspective. Measure. (NCSLI Journal of Measurement Science). Vol. 3(4), December 2008; pp. 58-66; NREL Report No. JA-581-41370.

  161. Renne, D. (2008). NREL's FY09 CSP Resource Assessment Plans: Solar Resource Assessment Workshop. NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory) (Presentation). 17 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-550-44458.
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  162. Wilcox, S.; George, R.; Myers, D. (2008). Solar Radiation Data Sets: Solar Resource Assessment Workshop. NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory) (Presentation). 51 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-550-44460.
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  163. Renne, D.; George, R.; Wilcox, S.; Stoffel, T.; Myers, D.; Heimiller, D. (2008). Solar Resource Assessment. 54 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-581-42301.
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  164. Wilcox, S. M.; Myers, D. R. (2008). Evaluation of Radiometers in Full-Time Use at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory Solar Radiation Research Laboratory. 57 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-550-44627.
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  165. Wilcox, S.; Marion, W. (2008). Users Manual for TMY3 Data Sets (Revised). 58 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-581-43156.
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  166. Andreas, A. M.; Myers, D. R. (2008). Pulse Analysis Spectroradiometer System for Measuring the Spectral Distribution of Flash Solar Simulators. Paper No. 70460I. Tsai, B. K., ed. Optical Modeling and Measurements for Solar Energy Systems II: Proceedings of SPIE Conference, 13-14 August 2008, San Diego, California. Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, Volume 7046. Bellingham, WA: SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering 11 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-581-44854.
    http://dx.doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.792763,

  167. Myers, D. R. (2008). Uncertainty for Satellite and Station Solar Data in the Updated NSRDB. Solar Resource Assessment Workshop, NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory) (Presentation). 31 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-550-44456.
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  168. Reda, I.; Grobner, J.; Stoffel, T.; Myers, D.; Forgan, B. (2008). Improvements in the Blackbody Calibration of Pyrgeometers (Poster). 1 pg.; NREL Report No. PO-560-45867.
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  169. Myers, D. R. (2008). Chapter 2: The Solar Resource. Rajeshwar, K.; McConnell, R.; Licht, S., eds. Solar Hydrogen Generation: Toward a Renewable Energy Future. New York, NY: Springer pp. 19-39; NREL Report No. CH-520-41604.

  170. Wilcox, S.; Marion, W. (2008). Development of an Updated Typical Meteorological Year Data Set for the United States. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2008 Conference, 3-8 May 2008, San Diego, California (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 37th ASES Annual Conference, Proceedings of 33rd National Passive Solar Conference, and Proceedings of the 3rd Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-581-42909.

  171. Wilcox, S. (2008). Solar Resource and Meteorological Assessment Project (SOLRMAP). Solar Resource Assessment Workshop, NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory) (Presentation). 7 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-550-44461.
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  172. Stackhouse, P. W., Jr.; Zhang, T.; Chandler, W. S.; Whitlock, C. H.; Hoell, J. M.; Westberg, D. J.; Perez, R.; Wilcox, S. (2008). Satellite Based Assessment of the NSRDB Site Irradiances and Time Series from NASA and SUNY/Albany Algorithms. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2008 Conference, 3-8 May 2008, San Diego, California (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 37th ASES Annual Conference, Proceedings of 33rd National Passive Solar Conference, and Proceedings of the 3rd Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-520-46750.

  173. Cowlin, S.; Heimiller, D.; Bilello, D.; Renne, D. (2008). Technical Potential of Solar Energy to Address Energy Poverty and Avoid GHG Emissions in Africa (Poster). 1 p.; NREL Report No. PO-6A2-44259.
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  174. Andreas, A. M.; Myers, D. R. (2008). Pulse Analysis Spectroradiometer System for Measuring the Spectral Distribution of Flash Solar Simulators: Preprint. 14 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-581-43652.
    576 KB Download

  175. Reda, I.; Grobner, J.; Stoffel, T.; Myers, D.; Forgan, B. (2008). Improvements in the Blackbody Calibration of Pyrgeometers (Presentation). 14 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-560-45868.
    1.8 MB Download

  176. Kurtz, S.; Myers, D.; McMahon, W. E.; Geisz, J.; Steiner, M. (2008). Comparison of Theoretical Efficiencies of Multi-junction Concentrator Solar Cells. Progress in Photovoltaics: Research and Applications. Vol. 16(6), 2008; pp. 537-546; NREL Report No. JA-520-41325.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pip.830.

  177. Cowlin, S. C.; Heimiller, D.; Bilello, D.; Renne, D. (2008). Technical Potential of Solar Energy to Address Energy Poverty and Avoid GHG Emissions in Africa. [Proceedings of the] International Congress on Renewable Energy: Renewables and Climate Change and International Renewable Energy Trade Show, 16-17 October 2008, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. New Delhi, India: Solar Energy Society of India (SESI) pp. 72-78; NREL Report No. CP-670-43918.

  178. Yoder, M.; Andreas, A. (2008). Lowry Range Solar Station: Arapahoe County, Colorado (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56510.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052550.
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/lrss/.

  179. Myers, D. R. (2008). Solar Radiometry and Metrology, Session: Modeling and Analysis (Presentation). 2008 Solar Annual Review Meeting. 10 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-581-43157.
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  180. R. George; S. Wilcox; M. Anderberg (2008). National Solar Radiation Database (NSRDB) -10 km Gridded Hourly Solar Database. Solar Resource Assessment Workshop, NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory) (Presentation). 38 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-550-44443.
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  181. Stoffel, T.; Andreas, A. (2008). Sun Spot One (SS1): San Luis Valley, Colorado (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56507.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052452.
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/ss1.)

  182. Renne, D. (2008). Renewable Energy Resource Data Provide the Foundation for Effective Clean Energy Programs Around the World. A.A.M. Sayigh, ed. [Proceedings] Tenth World Renewable Energy Congress - WREC X, 21-25 July 2008, Glasgow, Scotland (CD-ROM). [Amsterdam]: Elsevier, Ltd.; WREC; Monterey, CA: Produced by InControl Productions, Inc. pp. 320-324; NREL Report No. CP-550-46814.

  183. Reda, I.; Andreas, A. (2008). Solar Position Algorithm for Solar Radiation Applications (Revised). 56 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-560-34302.
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  185. Myers, D. R. (2007). General Cloud Cover Modifier for Clear Sky Solar Radiation Models. Myers, D. R., ed. Optical Modeling and Measurements for Solar Energy Systems: Proceedings of the Conference, 26-28 August 2007, San Diego, California. Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 6652. Bellingham, WA: SPIE (The International Society for Optical Engineering) 12 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-581-41965.

  186. Wilcox, S. (2007). National Solar Radiation Database 1991-2005 Update: User's Manual. 472 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-581-41364.
    14 MB Download

  187. Vignola, F.; Long, C.; Reda, I. (2007). Evaluation of Methods to Correct for IR Loss in Eppley PSP Diffuse Measurements. Myers, D. R., ed. Optical Modeling and Measurements for Solar Energy Systems: Proceedings of the Conference, 26-28 August 2007, San Diego, California. Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 6652. Bellingham, WA: SPIE (The International Society for Optical Engineering) 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-581-42040.

  188. Stoffel, T.; Andreas, A. (2007). Xcel Energy Comanche Station: Pueblo, Colorado (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56511.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052551
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/xecs/.

  189. Wilcox, S.; Andreas, A. (2007). Solar Radiation Monitoring Station (SoRMS): Humboldt State University, Arcata, California (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56515.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052559.
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/hsu/

  190. Renne, D. S.; Wilcox, S.; Marion, W.; Maxwell, G. L.; Rymes, M.; Phillips, J. (2007). Chapter 19.1: Availability of Renewable Resources; Solar Energy. Kreith, F.; Goswami, D. Y., eds. Handbook of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press pp. 19-1 - 19-31; NREL Report No. CH-710-41756.

  191. Michalsky, J. J.; Gueymard, C.; Kiedron, P.; McArthur, L. J. B.; Philipona, R.; Stoffel, T. (2007). Proposed Working Standard for the Measurement of Diffuse Horizontal Shortwave Irradiance. Article No. D16112. Journal of Geophysical Research. Vol. 112, 2007; 10 pp.; NREL Report No. JA-581-42489.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2007JD008651.

  192. Gueymard, C. A.; Myers, D. R. (2007). Performance Assessment of Routine Solar Radiation Measurements for Improved Solar Resource and Radiative Modeling. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2007 Conference, 8-12 July 2007, Cleveland, Ohio (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 36th ASES Annual Conference, Proceedings of 32nd National Passive Solar Conference, and Proceedings of the 2nd Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-581-42531.

  193. Perez, R.; Kmiecik, M.; Wilcox, S.; Stackhouse, P. (2007). Enhancing the Geographical and Time Resolution of NASA SSE Time Series Using Microstructure Patterning. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2007 Conference, 8-12 July 2007, Cleveland, Ohio (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 36th ASES Annual Conference, Proceedings of 32nd National Passive Solar Conference, and Proceedings of the 2nd Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-581-42530.

  194. Renne, D. S.; Kelly, M.; Elliott, D.; George, R.; Scott, G.; Haymes, S.; Heimiller, D.; Milbrandt, A.; Cowlin, S.; Gilman, P.; Perez, R. (2007). Solar and Wind Resource Assessments for Afghanistan and Pakistan. Goswami, D. Y.; Zhao, Y., eds. Proceedings of ISES Solar World Congress 2007: Solar Energy and Human Settlement, 18-21 September 2007, Beijing, China. Beijing, China: Tsinghus University Press and Springer-Verlag GmbH Berlin Heidelberg Vol. 1; pp. 134-140; NREL Report No. CP-640-41999.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-75997-3_20.

  195. Myers, D. R. (2007). Relative Performance of Multiple Solar Radiation Resource Assessment Data Sources. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2007 Conference, 8-12 July 2007, Cleveland, Ohio (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 36th ASES Annual Conference, Proceedings of 32nd National Passive Solar Conference, and Proceedings of the 2nd Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 7 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-581-41500.

  196. Wilcox, S. (2007). 1991-2005 National Solar Radiation Database. National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) (Fact Sheet). 2 pp.; NREL Report No. FS-581-41595.
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  197. Reda, I.; Stoffel, T.; Webb, C. (2007). ARM/NREL Pyrgeometer Calibration With Traceability to the World Infrared Standard Group (WISG) (Poster). 1 pg.; NREL Report No. PO-581-41390.

  198. Gray, A.; Sahm, A.; Newmarker, M.; Hurt, R.; Boehm, R.; Hale, M. J.; Andreas, A.; Gotseff, P.; Stoffel, T. (2007). Southern Nevada Renewable Resource Assessment. Paper No. ES2007-36054. Energy Sustainability 2007 [CD-ROM]: Proceedings of the 2007 ASME Energy Sustainability Conference (ES2007), 27-30 June 2007, Long Beach, California. New York: American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-581-44177.

  199. Myers, D.; Andreas, A.; Reda, I.; Gotseff, P.; Wilcox, S.; Stoffel, T.; Anderberg, M.; Kay, B. (2007). Solar Radiometry and Metrology Task FY 2006. 2 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-581-41214.

  200. Reda, I.; Andreas, A. (2007). Corrigendum to 'Solar Position Algorithm for Solar Radiation Applications' [Solar Energy 76 (2004) 577-589]. Solar Energy. Vol. 81(6), 2007; p. 838; NREL Report No. JA-560-35518-c.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2007.01.003.

  201. George, R.; Wilcox, S.; Anderberg, M.; Perez, R. (2007). National Solar Radiation Database (NSRDB) -- 10 Km Gridded Hourly Solar Database. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2007 Conference, 8-12 July 2007, Cleveland, Ohio (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 36th ASES Annual Conference, Proceedings of 32nd National Passive Solar Conference, and Proceedings of the 2nd Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-581-41599.

  202. Maxey, C.; Andreas, A. (2007). Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL); Rotating Shadowband Radiometer (RSR); Oak Ridge, Tennessee (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56512.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052553.
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/ornl_rsr/.

  203. Myers, D. R. (2007). Solar Radiation Metrology for Solar Energy Systems. ASTM Standardization News. , July 2007; pp. 34-37; NREL Report No. JA-581-41401.

  204. Kurtz, S.; Myers, D.; Emery, K.; Geisz, J.; Olson, J.; McMahon, W. (2007). Comparison of Theoretical and Experimental Efficiencies of Concentrator Solar Cells. Sala, G.; McConnell, R. D.; King, R. R., eds. 4th International Conference on Solar Concentrators for the Generation of Electricity or Hydrogen (ICSC-4): Proceedings of the International Conference, 12-16 March 2007, San Lorenzo del Escorial, Spain. Spain: ISFOC (Instituto de Sistemas Fotovoltaicos de Concentracion) pp. xxxiii-xxxviii; NREL Report No. CP-520-41327.

  205. Wilcox, S.; Anderberg, M.; George, R.; Marion, W.; Myers, D.; Renne, D.; Lott, N.; Whitehurst, T.; Beckman, W.; Gueymard, C.; Perez, R.; Stackhouse, P.; Vignola, F. (2007). Completing Production of the Updated National Solar Radiation Database for the United States. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2007 Conference, 8-12 July 2007, Cleveland, Ohio (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 36th ASES Annual Conference, Proceedings of 32nd National Passive Solar Conference, and Proceedings of the 2nd Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-581-41511.

  206. Perez, R.; Moore, K.; Wilcox, S.; Renne, D.; Zelenka, A. (2007). Forecasting Solar Radiation -- Preliminary Evaluation of an Approach Based upon the National Forecast Database. Solar Energy. Vol. 81(6), 2007; pp. 809-812; NREL Report No. JA-581-41774.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2006.09.009.


  207. 2006         - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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  208. Stoffel, T.; Andreas, A. (2006). Nevada Power: Clark Station; Las Vegas, Nevada (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56508.
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/npcs/.

  209. Marion, B.; Anderberg, M.; Gray-Hann, P. (2006). Recent Upgrades and Revisions to PVWATTS. 18 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-520-40232.

  210. Johannesson, G.; Stewart, J.; Barr, C.; Brady Sabeff, L.; George, R.; Heimiller, D.; Milbrandt, A. (2006). Spatial Statistical Procedures to Validate Input Data in Energy Models. 40 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-620-39497; UCRL-TR-218702.
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  211. Wilcox, S.; Anderberg, M.; Beckman, W.; DeGaetano, A.; George, R.; Gueymard, C.; Marion, W.; Myers, D.; Perez, R.; Lott, N.; Renne, D.; Stackhouse, P.; Vignola, F. (2006). Towards Production of an Updated National Solar Radiation Database. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2006 Conference, 9-13 July 2006, Denver, Colorado (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 35th ASES Annual Conference, Proceedings of 31st National Passive Solar Conference, Proceedings of the 1st Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference, and Proceedings of the ASME 2006 International Solar Energy Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) and New York: American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-39597.

  212. Perez, R.; Kmiecik, M.; Wilcox, S.; Stackhouse, P. W., Jr. (2006). Deriving Long Term High Resolution Solar Irradiances from Low Resolution Archives via Microstructure Patterning. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2006 Conference, 9-13 July 2006, Denver, Colorado (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 35th ASES Annual Conference, Proceedings of 31st National Passive Solar Conference, Proceedings of the 1st Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference, and Proceedings of the ASME 2006 International Solar Energy Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) and New York: American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-581-40515.

  213. Marion, B.; Anderberg, M.; Gray-Hann, P. (2006). Recent Upgrades and Revisions to PVWATTS. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2006 Conference, 9-13 July 2006, Denver, Colorado (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 35th ASES Annual Conference, Proceedings of 31st National Passive Solar Conference, Proceedings of the 1st Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference, and Proceedings of the ASME 2006 International Solar Energy Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) and New York: American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-520-39567.

  214. Myers, D. R. (2006). Necessity and Economics of Solar Radiation Resource Assessment. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2006 Conference, 9-13 July 2006, Denver, Colorado (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 35th ASES Annual Conference, Proceedings of 31st National Passive Solar Conference, Proceedings of the 1st Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference, and Proceedings of the ASME 2006 International Solar Energy Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) and New York: American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-39556.

  215. Renne, D.; Kelly, M.; Lilienthal, P.; Gilman, P.; Baring-Gould, I.; Heimiller, D.; Milbrandt, A.; Ferguson, T. (2006). Strategic Approach for Promoting Access to Clean Energy Development. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2006 Conference, 9-13 July 2006, Denver, Colorado (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 35th ASES Annual Conference, Proceedings of 31st National Passive Solar Conference, Proceedings of the 1st Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference, and Proceedings of the ASME 2006 International Solar Energy Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) and New York: American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) 5 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-710-39665.

  216. Lester. A.; Myers, D. R. (2006). Method for Improving Global Pyranometer Measurements by Modeling Responsivity Functions. Solar Energy. Vol. 80(3), 2006; pp. 322-331; NREL Report No. JA-560-36761.
    Availalbe at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2005.02.010.

  217. Myers, D. (2006). Cloudy Sky Version of Bird's Broadband Hourly Clear Sky Model (Presentation). 23 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-581-40115.
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  218. Myers, D. R. (2006). Cloudy Sky Version of Bird's Broadband Clear Sky Model. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2006 Conference, 9-13 July 2006, Denver, Colorado (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 35th ASES Annual Conference, Proceedings of 31st National Passive Solar Conference, Proceedings of the 1st Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference, and Proceedings of the ASME 2006 International Solar Energy Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) and New York: American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-39557.

  219. Reda, I.; Hickey, J. R.; Grobner, J.; Andreas, A.; Stoffel, T. (2006). Calibrating Pyrgeometers Outdoors Independent from the Reference Value of the Atmospheric Longwave Irradiance. Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics. Vol. 68(12), August 2006; pp. 1416-1424; NREL Report No. JA-560-39391.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2006.05.013/.

  220. Myers, D.; Reda, I.; Wilcox, S.; Lester, A. (2006). Update on Reducing the Uncertainty in Solar Radiometric Measurements. Sun & Shadow Magazine. , April-June 2006; pp. 36-40; NREL Report No. CP-550-38027.

  221. Renne, D.; Beyer, H. G.; Wald, L.; Meyer, R.; Perez, R.; Stackhouse, P. (2006). Solar Resource Knowledge Management: A New Task of the International Energy Agency. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2006 Conference, 9-13 July 2006, Denver, Colorado (CD-ROM). Including Proceedings of 35th ASES Annual Conference, Proceedings of 31st National Passive Solar Conference, Proceedings of the 1st Renewable Energy Policy and Marketing Conference, and Proceedings of the ASME 2006 International Solar Energy Conference. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) and New York: American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-710-39660.

  222. Renne, D.; Kelly, M. (2006). Solar and Wind Energy Resource Assessment (Poster). (Proceedings of) Windpower 2006 Conference and Exhibition (CD-ROM, Business Track), 4-7 June 2006, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Washington, DC: American Wind Energy Association 1 pg.; NREL Report No. PO-710-39925.

  223. Stoffel, T.; Andreas, A. (2006). University of Nevada (UNLV): Las Vegas, Nevada (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56509.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052548.
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/unlv/.


  224. 2005         - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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  225. Wilcox, S.; Anderberg, M.; George, R.; Marion, W.; Myers, D.; Renne, D.; Beckman, W.; DeGaetano, A.; Gueymard, C.; Perez, R.; Plantico, M.; Stackhouse, P.; Vignola, F. (2005). Progress on an Updated National Solar Radiation Data Base for the United States: Preprint. 9 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-37956.
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  226. Myers, D. R.; Wilcox, S.; Marion, W.; George, R.; Anderberg, M. (2005). Broadband Model Performance for an Updated National Solar Radiation Database in the United States of America: Preprint. 9 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-37699.
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  227. Myers, D. R.; Wilcox, S.; Marion, W.; George, R.; Anderberg, M. (2005). Broadband Model Performance for an Updated National Solar Radiation Database in the United States of America. Goswami, D. Y.; Vijayaraghavan, S.; Campbell-Howe, R., eds. Proceedings of 2005 Solar World Congress: Bringing Water to the World, 8-12 August 2005, Orlando, Florida. Including Proceedings of 34th ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of 30th National Passive Solar Conference. Washington, DC: International Solar Energy Society (ISES); Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 6 pp; NREL Report No. CP-560-39701.

  228. Michalsky, J. J.; Dolce, R.; Dutton, E. G.; Haeffelin, M.; Jeffries, W.; Stoffel, T.; Hickey, J.; Los, A.; Mathias, D.; McArthur, L. J. B.; Nelson, D.; Philipona, R.; Reda, I.; Rutledge, K.; Zerlaut, G.; Forgan, B.; Kiedron, P.; Long, C.; Gueymard, C. (2005). Toward the Development of a Diffuse Horizontal Shortwave Irradiance Working Standard. Article No. D06107. Journal of Geophysical Research. Vol. 110, 2005; 12 pp.; NREL Report No. JA-560-38663.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2004JD005265.

  229. Wilcox, S.; Anderberg, M.; George, R.; Marion, W.; Myers, D.; Renne, D.; Beckman, W.; DeGaetano, A.; Gueymard, C.; Perez, R.; Plantico, M.; Stackhouse, P.; Vignola, F. (2005). Progress Toward an Updated National Solar Radiation Data Base. 5 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-37032.
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  230. Myers, D. R.; Stoffel, T. L.; Andreas, A. A.; Wilcox, S. M.; Reda, I.; Anderberg, M.; Gottsef, P.; Kay, B. (2005). FY 2005 Midyear Progress Report on Solar Radiometry and Metrology Task PVC57301: October 1, 2004 to March 15, 2005. 54 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-560-37954.
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  231. Gueymard, C. A.; George, R. (2005). Gridded Aerosol Optical Depth Climatological Datasets Over Continents for Solar Radiation Modeling. Goswami, D. Y.; Vijayaraghavan, S.; Campbell-Howe, R., eds. Proceedings of 2005 Solar World Congress: Bringing Water to the World, 8-12 August 2005, Orlando, Florida. Including Proceedings of 34th ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of 30th National Passive Solar Conference. Washington, DC: International Solar Energy Society (ISES); Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-39709.

  232. Renne, D.; George, R.; Marion, B.; Perez, R.; Schillings, C.; Trieb, F.; Meyer, R.; Pereira, E. B.; Martins, F. R.; Luna de Abreu, S.; Colle, S.; Vipradas, M.; Stackhouse, P.; Gueymard, C. A.; Hamlin, T. (2005). Results of Solar Resource Assessments in the UNEP/SWERA Project. Goswami, D. Y.; Vijayaraghavan, S.; Campbell-Howe, R., eds. Proceedings of 2005 Solar World Congress: Bringing Water to the World, 8-12 August 2005, Orlando, Florida. Including Proceedings of 34th ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of 30th National Passive Solar Conference. Washington, DC: International Solar Energy Society (ISES); Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 5 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-710-38101.

  233. Marion, B.; Anderberg, M.; Gray-Hann, P. (2005). Recent Revisions to PVWATTS. 5 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-520-38975.
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  234. Renne, D. (2005). Workplan and Annex: Solar Resource Knowledge Management. 5 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-710-37607.
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  235. Perez, R.; Moore, K.; Wilcox, S.; Renne, D.; Zelenka, A. (2005). Forecasting Solar Radiation: Preliminary Evaluation of an Approach Based Upon the National Forecast Data Base. Goswami, D. Y.; Vijayaraghavan, S.; Campbell-Howe, R., eds. Proceedings of 2005 Solar World Congress: Bringing Water to the World, 8-12 August 2005, Orlando, Florida. Including Proceedings of 34th ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of 30th National Passive Solar Conference. Washington, DC: International Solar Energy Society (ISES); Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 5 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-39708.

  236. Reda, I.; Hickey, J.; Long, C.; Myers, D.; Stoffel, T.; Wilcox, S.; Michalsky, J. J.; Dutton, E. G.; Nelson, D. (2005). Using a Blackbody to Calculate Net Longwave Responsivity of Shortwave Solar Pyranometers to Correct for Their Thermal Offset Error During Outdoor Calibration Using the Component Sum Method. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology. , 2005; pp. 1531-1540; NREL Report No. JA-560-36646.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JTECH1782.1.

  237. Marion, B.; Anderberg, M.; Gray-Hann, P. (2005). Recent and Planned Enhancements for PVWATTS. 5 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-520-37016.
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  238. Myers, D. R.; Stoffel, T. L.; Andreas, A. M.; Wilcox, S. M.; Reda, I. M.; Anderberg, M.; Gotseff, B.; Kay, B. A.; Bowen, A. (2005). FY2005 Final Report: Solar Radiometry and Metrology Task PVC57301. 60 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-560-38917.
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  239. Myers, D.; Reda, I.; Wilcox, S.; Lester, A. (2005). An Update on Reducing the Uncertainty in Solar Radiometric Measurements. 26 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-560-38202.
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  240. Middleton, P.; Ohi, J.; Renne, D. (2005). Renewable Hydrogen -- International Pathways and Progress. Goswami, D. Y.; Vijayaraghavan, S.; Campbell-Howe, R., eds. Proceedings of 2005 Solar World Congress: Bringing Water to the World, 8-12 August 2005, Orlando, Florida. Including Proceedings of 34th ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of 30th National Passive Solar Conference. Washington, DC: International Solar Energy Society (ISES); Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-550-39704.

  241. Myers, D.; Andreas, A.; Reda, I.; Gotseff, P.; Wilcox, S.; Stoffel, T.; Anderberg, M.; Kay, B.; Bowen, A. (2005). Fiscal Year 2005 Solar Radiometry and Metrology Task Accomplishments. 5 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-38817.
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  242. Wilcox, S.; Anderberg, M.; George, R.; Marion, W.; Myers, D.; Renne, D.; Beckman, W.; DeGaetano, A.; Gueymard, C.; Perez, R.; Plantico, M.; Stackhouse, P.; Vignola, F. (2005). Progress on an Updated National Solar Radiation Data Base for the United States. Goswami, D. Y.; Vijayaraghavan, S.; Campbell-Howe, R., eds. Proceedings of 2005 Solar World Congress: Bringing Water to the World, 8-12 August 2005, Orlando, Florida. Including Proceedings of 34th ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of 30th National Passive Solar Conference. Washington, DC: International Solar Energy Society (ISES); Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-37775.

  243. Myers, D. R. (2005). Solar Radiation Modeling and Measurements for Renewable Energy Applications: Data and Model Quality. Energy. Special Edition: Proceedings from the First International Conference on Measurement and Modelling of Solar Radiation and Daylight, 15-16 September 2003, Edinburgh, Scotland. Vol. 30(9), 2005; pp. 1517-1531; NREL Report No. JA-560-37892.
    A vailable at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.energy.2004.04.034.

  244. Myers, D.; Andreas, A.; Reda, I.; Gotseff, P.; Wilcox, S.; Stoffel, T.; Anderberg, M. (2005). Advances in Solar Radiometry and Metrology. 5 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-520-36989.
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  246. Kiehl, J.; Emery, K.; Andreas, A. (2004). Testing Concentrator Cells: Spectral Considerations of a Flash Lamp System. Nineteenth European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference: Proceedings of the International Conference, 7-11 June 2004, Paris, France. pp. 2463-2465; NREL Report No. CP-520-35197.

  247. Halthore, R. N.; Miller, M. A.; Ogren, J. A.; Sheridan, P. J.; Slater, D. W.; Stoffel, T. (2004). Further Developments in Closure Experiments for Surface Diffuse Irradiance Under Cloud-Free Skies at a Continental Site. Article No. L07111. Geophysical Research Letters. Vol. 31, 14 April 2004; 5 pp.; NREL Report No. JA-560-36480.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2003GL019102.

  248. Myers, D.; Reda, I.; Wilcox, S.; Stoffel, T. (2004). Uncertainty Analysis for Broadband Solar Radiometric Instrumentation Calibrations and Measurements: An Update. A.A.M. Sayigh, ed. Proceedings of the World Renewable Energy Congress VIII (WREC 2004), 29 August--3 September 2004, Denver, Colorado (CD-ROM). [Amsterdam]: Elsevier, Ltd.; Monterey, CA: Produced by InControl Productions, Inc. 5 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-36847.

  249. Reda, I.; Andreas, A. (2004). Solar Position Algorithm for Solar Radiation Applications. Solar Energy. Vol. 76(5), 2004; pp. 577-589; NREL Report No. JA-560-35518.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2003.12.003.

  250. Elliott, D.; Schwartz, M.; Scott, G.; Haymes, S.; Heimiller, D.; George, R. (2004). Atlas de Recursos Eolicos del Estado de Oaxaca (CD-ROM) (Spanish Version of Wind Energy Resource Atlas of Oaxaca). ; NREL Report No. CD-500-35576.

  251. Elliott, D.; Schwartz, M.; Scott, G.; Haymes, S.; Heimiller, D.; George, R. (2004). Atlas de Recursos Eolicos del Estado de Oaxaca (The Spanish version of Wind Energy Resource Atlas of Oaxaca). 138 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-500-35575.
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  252. Stoffel, T.; Reda, I.; Wilcox, S. (2004). NREL Pyrheliometer Comparisons (NPC-2003), September 22 - October 3, 2003, Golden, Colorado. 37 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-550-45462.
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  253. Myers, D. R.; Reda, I. M.; Wilcox, S. M.; Stoffel, T. L. (2004). Uncertainty Analysis for Broadband Solar Radiometric Instrumentation Calibrations and Measurements: An Update; Preprint. 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-36201.
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  254. Myers, D. R.; Gueymard, C. A. (2004). Description and Availability of the SMARTS Spectral Model for Photovoltaic Applications. Kafafi, Z. H.; Lane, P. A., eds. Organic Photovoltaics V: Proceedings of SPIE Conference, 4-6 August 2004, Denver, Colorado. SPIE Proceedings Vol. 5520. Bellingham, WA: SPIE (The International Society for Optical Engineering) pp. 56-67; NREL Report No. CP-560-37294.

  255. Wilcox, S.; Anderberg, M.; George, R.; Marion, W.; Myers, D.; Renne, D.; Beckman, W.; DeGaetano, A.; Gueymard, C.; Perez, R.; Plantico, M.; Stackhouse, P.; Vignola, F. (2004). Progress on an Updated National Solar Radiation Data Base. Campbell-Howe, R. ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2004 Conference Including Proceedings of 33rd ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of 29th National Passive Solar Conference, 11-14 July 2004, Portland, Oregon. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) pp. 271-276; NREL Report No. CP-560-38326.

  256. Myers, D. R.; Reda, I.; Wilcox, S.; Andreas, A. (2004). Optical Radiation Measurements for Photovoltaic Applications: Instrumentation Uncertainty and Performance. Kafafi, Z. H.; Lane, P. A., eds Organic Photovoltaics V: Proceedings of SPIE Conference, 4-6 August 2004, Denver, Colorado. SPIE Proceedings Vol. 5520. Bellingham, WA: SPIE (The International Society for Optical Engineering) pp. 142-153; NREL Report No. CP-560-37295.

  257. Augustyn, J.; Geer, T.; Kern, E.; Little, R.; Stoffel, T.; Vignola, F.; Kessler, R.; Boyson, B. (2004). Update of Algorithm to Correct Direct Normal Irradiance Measurements Made with a Rotating Shadow Band Pyranometer. Campbell-Howe, R. ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2004 Conference Including Proceedings of 33rd ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of 29th National Passive Solar Conference, 11-14 July 2004, Portland, Oregon. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) pp. 295-300; NREL Report No. CP-560-38328.

  258. Myers, D. R.; Andreas, A. (2004). Sensitivity of Spectroradiometric Calibrations in the Near Infrared to Variations in Atmospheric Water Vapor. Campbell-Howe, R. ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2004 Conference Including Proceedings of 33rd ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of 29th National Passive Solar Conference, 11-14 July 2004, Portland, Oregon. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) pp. 259-264; NREL Report No. CP-560-38324.

  259. Perez, R.; Kmiecik, M.; Renne, D.; George, R.; Brady-Sabeff, L.; Moore, K.; Meyer, R.; Schillings, C.; Pereira, E. (2004). High-Resolution Solar Resource Mapping for Central America and Cuba under the UNEP SWERA Project. Hoffman, W., ed. Nineteenth European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference: Proceedings of the International Conference, 7-11 June 2004, Paris, France. Munich, Germany: WIP-Renewable Energies pp. 3261-3264; NREL Report No. CP-710-38302.

  260. Myers, D. R.; Gueymard, C. A. (2004). Description and Availability of the SMARTS Spectral Model for Photovoltaic Applications: Preprint. 14 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-36320.
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  261. Myers, D. R.; Emergy, K.; Gueymard, C. (2004). Revising and Validating Spectral Irradiance Reference Standards for Photovoltaic Performance Evaluation. Journal of Solar Energy Engineering. Transactions of the ASME. Vol. 126(1), February 2004; pp. 567-574; NREL Report No. JA-560-35941.
    Availalble at http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.1638784

  262. Myers, D. R.; Reda, I.; Wilcox, S.; Andreas, A. (2004). Optical Radiation Measurements for Photovoltaic Applications: Instrumentation Uncertainty and Performance; Preprint. 14 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-36321.
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  263. Wilcox, S.; Anderberg, M.; George, R.; Marion, W.; Myers, D.; Renne, D.; Beckman, W.; DeGaetano, A.; Gueymard, C.; Perez, R.; Plantico, M.; Stackhouse, P.; Vignola, F. (2004). Progress on an Updated National Solar Radiation Data Base: Preprint. 9 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-36038.
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  264. Perez, R.; Ineichen, P.; Kmiecik, M.; Moore, K.; Renne, D.; George, R. (2004). Producing Satellite-Derived Irradiances in Complex Arid Terrain. Solar Energy. American Solar Energy Society's Solar 2003 Special Issue. Vol. 77, 2004; pp. 367-371; NREL Report No. JA-710-37431.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2003.12.016.

  265. Myers, D. R.; Andreas, A. A. (2004). Sensitivity of Spectroradiometric Calibrations in the Near Infrared to Variations in Atmospheric Water Vapor: Preprint. 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-36037.
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  267. Renne, D.; George, R. (2003). Producing Satellite-Derived Irradiances in Complex Arid Terrain. Campbell-Howe, R. ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2003 Conference Including Proceedings of 32nd ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of 28th National Passive Solar Conference, 21-26 June 2003, Austin, Texas. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society, Inc., (ASES) pp. 423-427; NREL Report No. CP-710-34838.

  268. Myers, D. R.; Andreas, A.; Stoffel, T.; Reda, I.; Wilcox, S.; Gotseff, P.; Kay, B.; Gueymard, C. (2003). NREL Spectral Standards Development and Broadband Radiometric Calibrations. NCPV and Solar Program Review Meeting Proceedings, 24-26 March 2003, Denver, Colorado (CD-ROM). NREL/CD-520-33586. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-33468.
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  269. Renne, D.; Wilcox, S.; Marion, B.; George, R.; Myers, D.; Stoffel, T.; Perez, R.; Stackhouse, Jr. P. (2003). Progress on Updating the 1961-1990 National Solar Radiation Database. Campbell-Howe, R. ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2003 Conference Including Proceedings of 32nd ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of 28th National Passive Solar Conference, 21-26 June 2003, Austin, Texas. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society, Inc., (ASES) pp. 429-433; NREL Report No. CP-710-34839.

  270. Elliott, D.; Schwartz, M.; Scott, G.; Haymes, S.; Heimiller, D.; George, R. (2003). Wind Energy Resource Atlas of Armenia (CD-ROM). ; NREL Report No. CD-500-33877.
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  271. Faiman, D.; Karnieli, A.; Ninari, N.; Melnichak, V.; Karki, I.; Bett, A. W.; Siefer, G.; van der Borg, N. J. C. M.; Burgers, A. R.; Dunlop, E. D.; Farhi, B.; King, D.; Boyson, W.; Kratochvil, J.; Myers, D.; Olivieri, J.; Otani, K.; Sala, G.; Anton, I.; Pachon, D. (2003). Measurement and Comparison of the Ratio, of the Direct Beam to Normal Hemispherical Solar Spectra, in Various Parts of the World. Kurokawa, K., et al., eds Proceedings of 3rd World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion (WCPEC-3): Joint Conference of 13th PV Science and Engineering Conference, 30th IEEE PV Specialists Conference, and 18th European PV Solar Energy Conference; 11-18 May 2003, Osaka, Japan. Japan: WCPEC-3 Organizing Committee Vol. C: pp. 2255-2258; NREL Report No. CP-560-36518.

  272. Myers, D. R. (2003). Solar Radiation Modeling and Measurements for Renewable Energy Applications: Data and Model Quality; Preprint. 18 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-33620.
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  273. Reda, I.; Stoffel, T.; Wilcox, S. (2003). NREL Pyrheliometer Comparisons (NPC-2002), September 23 - October 4, 2002, Golden, Colorado. 37 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-550-45461.
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  274. Marty, C.; Philipona, R.; Delamere, J.; Dutton, E. G.; Michalsky, J.; Stamnes, K.; Storvold, R.; Stoffel, T.; Clough, S. A.; Mlawer, E. J. (2003). Downward Longwave Irradiance Uncertainty Under Arctic Atmospheres: Measurements and Modeling. Article No. ACL 4. Journal of Geophysical Research. Vol. 108, 2003; 12 pp.; NREL Report No. JA-560-35033.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2002JD002937.

  275. Elliott, D.; Schwartz, M.; Scott, G.; Haymes, S.; Heimiller, D.; George, R. (2003). Wind Energy Resource Atlas of Oaxaca. 136 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-500-34519.
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  276. Reda, I.; Stoffel, T.; Myers, D. (2003). Method to Calibrate a Solar Pyranometer for Measuring Reference Diffuse Irradiance. Solar Energy. Vol. 74(2), 2003; pp. 103-112; NREL Report No. JA-560-35025.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0038-092X(03)00124-5

  277. Renne, D.; Wilcox, S.; Marion, B.; George, R.; Myers, D.; Stoffel, T.; Perez, R.; Stackhouse, P. Jr. (2003). Progress on Updating the 1961-1990 National Solar Radiation Database: Preprint. 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-33792.
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  278. Elliott, D.; Schwartz, M.; Scott, G.; Haymes, S.; Heimiller, D.; George, R. (2003). Wind Energy Resource Atlas of Sri Lanka and the Maldives. 175 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-500-34518.
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  279. Elliott, D.; Schwartz, M.; Scott, G.; Haymes, S.; Heimiller, D.; George, R. (2003). Wind and Solar Resource Assessment of Sri Lanka and the Maldives (CD-ROM). ; NREL Report No. CD-500-34594.
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  280. Elliott, D.; Schwartz, M.; Scott, G.; Haymes, S.; Heimiller, D.; George, R. (2003). Wind Resource Atlas of Oaxaca (CD-ROM). ; NREL Report No. CD-500-34595.
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  281. Renne, D.; Perez, R.; Schillings, C.; Trieb, F.; Meyer, R.; Pereira, E. B.; Vipradas, M.; Hamlin, T. (2003). Solar Resource Assessment Methods for the United Nations Environment Program's Solar and Wind Energy Resource Assessment (SWERA) Project. Campbell-Howe, R. ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2003 Conference Including Proceedings of 32nd ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of 28th National Passive Solar Conference, 21-26 June 2003, Austin, Texas. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society, Inc., (ASES) pp. 417-422; NREL Report No. CP-710-34836.

  282. Michalsky, J. J.; Dolce, R.; Dutton, E. G.; Haeffelin, M.; Major, G.; Schlemmer, J. A.; Slater, D. W.; Hickey, J. R.; Jeffries, W. Q.; Los, A.; Mathias, D.; McArthur, L. J. B.; Philipona, R.; Reda, I.; Stoffel, T. (2003). Results from the First ARM Diffuse Horizontal Shortwave Irradiance Comparison. Journal of Geophysical Research. Vol. 108(D3), 2003; 22 pp.; NREL Report No. JA-560-34558.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2002JD002825.

  283. Elliott, D.; Schwartz, M.; Scott, G.; Haymes, S.; Heimiller, D.; George, R. (2003). Wind Energy Resource Atlas of Armenia. 169 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-500-33544.
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  284. Reda, I.; Stoffel, T.; Wilcox, S. (2003). NREL Pyrheliometer Comparisons (NPC-2001), September 24 - October 5, 2001, Golden, Colorado. 42 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-550-45460.
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  285. Renne, D.; George, R.; Marion, B.; Heimiller, D.; Gueymard, C. (2003). Solar Resource Assessment for Sri Lanka and Maldives. 23 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-710-34645.
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  286. Walker, A.; Renne, D.; Bilo, S.; Kutscher, C.; Burch, J.; Balcomb, D.; Judkoff, R.; Warner, C.; King, R. J.; Eiffert, P. (2003). Advances in Solar Buildings. Journal of Solar Energy Engineering: Transactions of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Vol. 125, August 2003; pp. 236-244; NREL Report No. JA-710-33536.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.1592537.


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  288. Myers, D. R.; Emery, K.; Gueymard, C. (2002). Revising and Validating Spectral Irradiance Reference Standards for Photovoltaic Performance Evaluation. Pearson, J. B.; Farhi, B. N., eds. Solar Engineering 2002: Proceedings of the International Solar Energy Conference, 15-20 June 2002, Reno, Nevada. New York: American Society of Mechanical Engineers pp. 367-376; NREL Report No. CP-560-32915.

  289. Emery, K.; Myers, D.; Kurtz, S. (2002). What is the Appropriate Reference Spectrum for Characterizing Concentrator Cells?. Conference Record of the Twenty-Ninth IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference--2002, 19-24 May 2002, New Orleans, Louisiana. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE) pp. 840-843; NREL Report No. CP-520-33760.

  290. Myers, D. R.; Wilcox, S. M.; Marion, W. F.; Al-Abbadi, N. M.; Mahfoodh, M.; Al-Otaibi, Z. (2002). Final Report for Annex II--Assessment of Solar Radiation Resources In Saudi Arabia, 1998-2000 . 100 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-560-31546.
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  291. Myers, D. R.; Emery, K.; Gueymard, C. (2002). Proposed Reference Spectral Irradiance Standards to Improve Concentrating Photovoltaic System Design and Performance Evaluation. Conference Record of the Twenty-Ninth IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference--2002, 19-24 May 2002, New Orleans, Louisiana. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE) pp. 923-926; NREL Report No. CP-520-33725.

  292. Myers, D. R.; Emery, K. E.; Gueymard, C. (2002). Terrestrial Solar Spectral Modeling Tools and Applications for Photovoltaic Devices: Preprint. 7 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-520-31407.
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  293. Elliott, D.; Schwartz, M.; Scott, G.; Haymes, S.; Heimiller, D.; George, R. (2002). Wind Energy Resource Atlas of Southeast China (CD-ROM). n/a; NREL Report No. CD-500-33101.
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  294. Myers, D. R.; Emery, K.; Gueymard, C. (2002). Revising and Validating Spectral Irradiance Standards for Photovoltaic Performance: Preprint. 13 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-32284.
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  295. Myers, D. R.; Emery, K. E.; Gueymard, C. (2002). Proposed Reference Spectral Irradiance Standards to Improve Concentrating Photovoltaic System Design and Performance Evaluation: Preprint. 7 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-520-31406.
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  296. Reda, I.; Hickey, J. R.; Stoffel, T.; Myers, D. (2002). Pyrgeometer Calibration at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL). Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics. Vol. 64(15), 2002; pp. 1623-1629; NREL Report No. JA-560-30096.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1364-6826(02)00133-5.

  297. Jimenez, T.; George, R.; Forsyth, T.; Hoff, T. E. (2002). Tool to Market Customer-Sited Small Wind Systems. 2002 Conference Proceedings of the American Wind Energy Association WindPower 2002 Conference, 3-5 June 2002, Portland, Oregon (CD-ROM). Washington, DC: American Wind Energy Association 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-500-33348.

  298. Wilcox, S. M.; Myers, D. R.; Reda, I. M. A. (2002). Deriving a Latitude-Optimized Pyranometer Calibration Factor: Preprint. 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-31910.
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  299. Gueymard, C. A.; Myers, D.; Emery, K. (2002). Proposed Reference Irradiance Spectra for Solar Energy Systems Testing. Solar Energy. Vol. 73(6), 2002; pp. 443-467; NREL Report No. JA-560-34985.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0038-092X(03)00005-7.

  300. Renne, D.; Stoffel, T.; Anderberg, M.; Gray-Hann, P. (2002). Current Solar Radiation Measurement and Modeling in the U.S.. Proceedings of the Sixth Symposium on Integrated Observing Systems, 13-17 January 2002, Orlando, Florida. Boston, MA: American Meteorological Society pp. 77-83; NREL Report No. CP-560-31140.

  301. Schillings, C.; Pereira, E. B.; Perez, R.; Meyer, R.; Trieb, F.; Renne, D. (2002). High Resolution Solar Energy Resource Assessment Within the UNEP-Project SWERA. Sayigh, A. A. M. World Renewable Energy Congress VII (WREC 2002). Proceedings of the World Renewable Energy Congress VII, 29 June - 5 July 2002, Cologne, Germany. New York: Pergamon Press 5 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-710-34847.

  302. Emery, K.; Myers, D.; Kurtz, S. (2002). What is the Appropriate Reference Condition for Optimizing Concentrator Cells? Preprint. 7 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-520-31405.
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  303. Al-Abbadi, N. M.; Alawaji, S. H.; Bin Mahfoodh, M. Y.; Myers, D. R.; Wilcox, S.; Anderberg, M. (2002). Saudi Arabian Solar Radiation Network Operation Data Collection and Quality Assessment. Renewable Energy. Vol. 25, 2002; pp. 219-234; NREL Report No. JA-560-28907.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0960-1481(01)00055-6.

  304. Wilcox, S. M.; Myers, D. R.; Reda, I. M. A. (2002). Deriving a Latitude-Optimized Pyranometer Calibration Factor. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2002 Conference Including Proceedings of the 31st ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of the 27th National Passive Solar Conference, 15-20 June 2002, Reno, Nevada. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society, Inc. (ASES) pp. 323-327; NREL Report No. CP-520-33825.

  305. Elliott, D.; Schwartz, M.; Scott, G.; Haymes, S.; Heimiller, D.; George, R. (2002). Wind Energy Resource Atlas of Southeast China. 163 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-500-32781.
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  306. Perez, R.; Moore, K.; Kmiecik, M.; Chain, C.; Ineichen, P.; George, R.; Vignola, F. (2002). New Operational Satellite-to-Irradiance Model Description and Validation. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2002 Conference Including Proceedings of the 31st ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of the 27th National Passive Solar Conference, 15-20 June 2002, Reno, Nevada. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society, Inc. (ASES) pp. 315-321; NREL Report No. CP-520-33819.

  307. Perez, R.; Ineichen, P.; Moore, K.; Kmiecik, M.; Chain, C.; George, R.; Vignola, F. (2002). New Operational Model for Satellite-Derived Irradiances: Description and Validation. Solar Energy. Vol. 73(5), 2002; pp 307-317; NREL Report No. JA-560-34456.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0038-092X(02)00122-6.

  308. Jimenez, T.; George, R.; Forsyth, T.; Hoff, T.E. (2002). Tool to Market Customer-Sited Small Wind Systems: Preprint. 11 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-500-32352.
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  309. Augustyn, J.; Geer, T.; Stoffel, T.; Kern, E.; Little, R.; Vignola, F.; Kessler, R. (2002). Improving the Accuracy of Low Cost Measurement of Direct Normal Solar Irradiance. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2002 Conference Including Proceedings of the 31st ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of the 27th National Passive Solar Conference, 15-20 June 2002, Reno, Nevada. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society, Inc. (ASES) pp. 329-333; NREL Report No. CP-520-33820.

  310. Myers, D. R.; Stoffel, T. L.; Reda, I.; Wilcox, S. M.; Andreas, A. M. (2002). Recent Progess in Reducing the Uncertainty in and Improving Pyranometer Calibrations . Journal of Solar Energy Engineering. Transactions of the ASME. Vol. 124(1), February 2002; pp. 44-50; NREL Report No. JA-560-29129.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.1434262.

  311. Myers, D. R.; Emery, K.; Gueymard, C. (2002). Terrestrial Solar Spectral Modeling Tools and Applications for Photovoltaic Devices. Conference Record of the Twenty-Ninth IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference--2002, 19-24 May 2002, New Orleans, Louisiana. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE) pp. 1683-1686; NREL Report No. CP-520-33738.


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  313. Rymes, M. D.; Myers, D. R. (2001). Mean Preserving Algorithm for Smoothly Interpolating Averaged Data. Solar Energy. Vol. 71(4), 2001; pp. 225-231; NREL Report No. 28135.

  314. Elliott, D.; Schwartz, M.; Scott, G.; Haymes, S.; Heimiller, D.; George, R. (2001). Wind Energy Resource Atlas of Mongolia. 215 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-500-28972.
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  315. Philipona, R.; Dutton, E. G.; Stoffel, T.; Michalsky, J.; Reda, I.; Stifter, A.; Wendling, P.; Wood, N.; Clough, S. A.; Mlawer, E. J.; Anderson, G.; Revercomb, H. E.; Shippert, T. R. (2001). Atmospheric Longwave Irradiance Uncertainty: Pyrgeometers Compared to an Absolute Sky-Scanning Radiometer, Atmospheric Emitted Radiance Interferometer, and Radiative Transfer Model Calculations. Journal of Geophysical Research. Vol. 106(D22), 27 November 2001; pp. 28,129 - 28,141; NREL Report No. JA-560-31859.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2000JD000196.

  316. Myers, D. R.; Andreas, A.; Stoffel, T.; Reda, I.; Wilcox, S.; Gotseff, P.; Kay, B. (2001). Radiometric Calibrations, Measurements, and Standards Development at NREL. Proceedings of the 2001 NCPV Program Review Meeting, 14-17 October 2001, Lakewood, Colorado (CD-ROM). NREL/EL-520-31065. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory 2 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-520-34071.

  317. George, R; Gray-Hann, P. (2001). NREL North American Solar Radiation Atlas (Presentation). 22 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-550-40033.
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  318. Perez, R.; Aguiar, R.; Collares-Pereira, M.; Dumortier, D.; Estrada-Cajigal, V.; Gueymard, C.; Ineichen, P.; Littlefair, P.; Lund, H.; Michalsky, J.; Olseth, J. A.; Renne, D.; Rymes. M.; Skartveit, A.; Vignola, F.; Zelenka, A. (2001). Chapter 10: Solar Resource Assessment--A Review. Gordon, J., ed. Solar Energy: The State of the Art; ISES Position Papers. United Kingdom: ISES (International Solar Energy Society), James & James, Ltd. pp. 497-575; NREL Report No. 26677.

  319. Wilcox, S.; Myers, D.; Al-Abbadi, N.; Mahfoodh, M. B. (2001). Improving Global Solar Radiation Measurements Using Zenith Angle Dependent Calibration Factors. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of Forum 2001 Solar Energy: The Power to Choose; Including Proceedings of ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of the 26th National Passive Solar Conference, 21-25 April 2001, Washington, DC. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society and Washington, DC: American Institute of Architects Committee on the Environment pp. 267-271; NREL Report No. CP-560-32955.

  320. Perez. R.; Kmiecik, M.; Herig, C.; Renne, D. (2001). Remote Monitoring of PV Performance Using Geostationary Satellites. Solar Energy. Vol. 71(4), 2001; pp. 255-261; NREL Report No. JA-520-31825.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0038-092X(01)00050-0.

  321. Renne, D. (2001). Review of Long Term Trends in Solar Resources. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of Forum 2001 Solar Energy: The Power to Choose; Including Proceedings of ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of the 26th National Passive Solar Conference, 21-25 April 2001, Washington, DC. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society and Washington, DC: American Institute of Architects Committee on the Environment pp. 313-318; NREL Report No. CP-560-32959.

  322. Marion, B.; Anderberg, M.; George, R.; Gray-Hann, P.; Heimiller, D. (2001). PVWATTS Version 2 -- Enhanced Spatial Resolution for Calculating Grid-Connected PV Performance. Proceedings of the 2001 NCPV Program Review Meeting, 14-17 October 2001, Lakewood, Colorado (CD-ROM). NREL/EL-520-31065. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory 2 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-520-34070.

  323. George, R. L.; Gray-Hahn, P. (2001). NREL North American Solar Radiation Atlas. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of Forum 2001 Solar Energy: The Power to Choose; Including Proceedings of ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of the 26th National Passive Solar Conference, 21-25 April 2001, Washington, DC. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society and Washington, DC: American Institute of Architects Committee on the Environment pp. 303-308; NREL Report No. CP-560-32958.

  324. Myers, D. R.; Andreas, A.; Stoffel, T.; Reda, I.; Wilcox, S.; Gotseff, P.; Kay, B. (2001). Radiometric Calibrations, Measurements, and Standards Development at NREL: Preprint. 4 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-30964.
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  325. Elliott, D.; Schwartz, M.; George, R.; Haymes, S.; Heimiller, D.; Scott, G.; Kline, J. (2001). Wind Energy Resource Atlas of the Dominican Republic. 218 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-500-27602.
    14.7 MB Download

  326. Marion, W.; George, R. (2001). Calculation of Solar Radiation Using a Methodology with Worldwide Potential. Solar Energy. Vol. 71(4), 2001; pp. 275-283; NREL Report No. JA-560-31107.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0038-092X(01)00044-5

  327. Wilcox, S.; Myers, D.; Al-Abbadi, N.; Mahfoodh, M. B. (2001). Using Irradiance and Temperature to Determine the Need for Radiometer Calibrations. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of Forum 2001 Solar Energy: The Power to Choose; Including Proceedings of ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of the 26th National Passive Solar Conference, 21-25 April 2001, Washington, DC. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society and Washington, DC: American Institute of Architects Committee on the Environment pp. 273-278; NREL Report No. CP-560-32956.

  328. Perez, R.; Kmiecik, M.; Zelenka, A.; George, R.; Renne, D. (2001). Effective Accuracy of Satellite-Derived Global, Direct and Diffuse Irradiance in the Central US (Presentation). 15 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-550-40032.
    519 KB Download

  329. Marion, B.; Anderberg, M.; Gray-Hann, P.; Heimiller, D. (2001). PVWATTS Version 2 -- Enhanced Spatial Resolution for Calculating Grid-Connected PV Performance: Preprint. 4 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-30941.
    218 KB Download

  330. Elliott, D.; Schwartz, M.; George, R.; Haymes, S.; Heimiller, D.; Scott, G.; McCarthy, E. (2001). Wind Energy Resource Atlas of the Philippines. 208 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-500-26129.
    14.4 MB Download

  331. Perez, R.; George, R.; Renne, D. (2001). Cloud Cover Reporting Bias at Major Airports. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of Forum 2001 Solar Energy: The Power to Choose; Including Proceedings of ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of the 26th National Passive Solar Conference, 21-25 April 2001, Washington, DC. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society and Washington, DC: American Institute of Architects Committee on the Environment pp. 319-323; NREL Report No. CP-560-32960.

  332. Myers, D. R.; Stoffel, T. L.; Reda, I.; Wilcox, S. M.; Andreas, A. M. (2001). Recent Progress in Reducing the Uncertainty in and Improving Pyranometer Calibrations. Kleis, S. J.Bingham, C. E., eds. Solar Engineering 2001: Proceedings of the International Solar Energy Conference Presented at FORUM 2001, 21-25 April 2001, Washington, DC. New York: The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) pp. 209-216; NREL Report No. CP-550-32967.

  333. Dutton, E. G.; Michalsky, J. J.; Stoffel, T.; Forgan, B. W.; Hickey, J.; Nelson, D. W.; Alberta, T. L.; Reda, I. (2001). Measurement of Broadband Diffuse Solar Irradiance Using Current Commercial Instrumentation with a Correction for Thermal Offset Errors. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology. Vol. 18(3), March 2001; pp. 297-314; NREL Report No. JA-560-30105.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/1520-0426(2001)018<0297:MOBDSI>2.0.CO;2


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  335. Myers, D. R.; Kurtz, S. R.; Whitaker, C.; Townsend, T. (2000). Preliminary Investigations of Outdoor Meteorological Broadband and Spectral Conditions for Evaluating Photovoltaic Modules and Systems. Program and Proceedings: NCPV Program Review Meeting 2000, 16-19 April 2000, Denver, Colorado. NREL/BK-520-28064. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory pp. 69-70; NREL Report No. CP-560-28187.
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  336. Myers, D. R.; Andreas, A.; Rymes, M.; Stoffel, T.; Reda, I.; Wilcox, S.; Treadwell, J. (2000). Radiometric Measurements and Data for Evaluating Photovoltaics. Program and Proceedings: NCPV Program Review Meeting 2000, 16-19 April 2000, Denver, Colorado. NREL/BK-520-28064. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory pp. 75-76; NREL Report No. CP-560-28186.
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  337. Perez, R.; Kmiecik, M.; Herig, C.; Renne, D. (2000). Remote Monitoring of PV Performance Using Geostationary Satellites. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2000 Conference Including Proceedings of ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of the 25th National Passive Solar Conference, 16-21 June 2000, Madison, Wisconsin. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society; Washington, DC: American Institute of Architects Committee on the Environment 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-520-37309.

  338. Renne, D.; Stoffel, T.; Anderberg, M.; Gray-Hann, P.; Augustyn, J. (2000). Current Status of Solar Measurement Programs in the U.S.. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2000 Conference Including Proceedings of ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of the 25th National Passive Solar Conference, 16-21 June 2000, Madison, Wisconsin. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society; Washington, DC: American Institute of Architects Committee on the Environment 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-28115.

  339. Perez, R.; Kmiecik, M.; Herig, C.; Renne, D. (2000). Remote Monitoring of PV Performance Using Geostationary Satellites. Scheer, H., et al., eds. Sixteenth European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference: Proceedings of the International Conference, 1-5 May 2000, Glasgow, United Kingdom. London: James and James, Ltd. Vol. III: pp. 2261-2264; NREL Report No. CP-520-31904.
    Available at http://www.nrel.gov/midc/scid/

  340. McKenna, E.; Andreas, A. (2000). San Clemente Island Data: San Clemente Island, California (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56522.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052563

  341. Renne, D.; George, R.; Brady, L.; Marion, B.; Cajigall, V. E. (2000). Estimating Solar Resources in Mexico Using Cloud Cover Data. Estrada, C. A., ed. Proceedings of the ISES Millennium Solar Forum 2000, 17-22 September 2000, Mexico City, Mexico. Mexico: Asociacion Nacional de Energia Solar (The Mexican Chapter of ISES) pp. 627-632; NREL Report No. 28722.

  342. Myers, D. R.; Stoffel, T. L.; Andreas, A.; Wilcox, S.; Reda, I. (2000). Improved Radiometric Calibrations and Measurements for Evaluating Photovoltaic Devices. 44 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-520-28941.
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  343. Myers, D. R.; Kurtz, S. R.; Emery, K.; Whitaker, C.; Townsend, T. (2000). Outdoor Meteorological Broadband and Spectral Conditions for Evaluating Photovoltaic Modules. Conference Record of the Twenty-Eighth IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference--2000, 15-22 September 2000, Anchorage, Alaska. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. pp. 1202-1205; NREL Report No. CP-520-28860.

  344. Stoffel, T. L.; Reda, I.; Myers, D. R.; Renne, D.; Wilcox, S.; Treadwell, J. (2000). Current Issues in Terrestrial Solar Radiation Instrumentation for Energy, Climate, and Space Applications. Metrologia. Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on New Developments and Applications in Optical Radiometry (NEWRAD '99), 25-27 October 1999, Madrid, Spain. Vol. 37(5), 2000; pp. 399-402; NREL Report No. JA-560-30066.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0026-1394/37/5/11.

  345. Kurtz, S. R.; Myers, D.; Townsend, T.; Whitaker, C.; Maish, A.; Hulstrom, R.; Emery, K. (2000). Outdoor Rating Conditions for Photovoltaic Modules and Systems. Solar Energy Materials & Solar Cells. Vol. 62(4), 2000; pp. 379-391; NREL Report No. JA-520-27160.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0927-0248(99)00160-9

  346. Reda, I.; Stoffel, T.; Wilcox, S. (2000). Results of NREL Pyrheliometer Comparisons (NPC1999), October 4-10, 1999, Golden, Colorado. 55 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-550-45459.
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  347. Marion, B.; Anderberg, M. (2000). PVWATTS -- An Online Performance Calculator for Grid-Connected PV Systems. Campbell-Howe, R., ed. Proceedings of the Solar 2000 Conference Including Proceedings of ASES Annual Conference and Proceedings of the 25th National Passive Solar Conference, 16-21 June 2000, Madison, Wisconsin. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society; Washington, DC: American Institute of Architects Committee on the Environment 3 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-520-37312.


  348. 1999         - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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  349. Schwartz, M.; George, R.; Elliott, D. (1999). Use of Reanalysis Data for Wind Resource Assessment at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory. 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-500-26152.
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  350. Maxwell, E. L.; Wilcox, S. M.; Cornwall, C.; Marion, B.; Alawaji, S. H.; Mahfoodh, M.; AL-Amoudi, A. (1999). Progress Report for Annex II--Assessment of Solar Radiation Resources in Saudi Arabia 1993 - 1997. 100 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-560-25374.
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  351. Stoffel, T. L.; Reda, I.; Myers, D. R.; Renne, D.; Wilcox, S. W.; Treadwell, J. (1999). Current Issues in Terrestrial Solar Radiation Instrumentation for Energy, Climate and Space Applications (Preprint). 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-560-27094.
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  352. Myers, D. R. (1999). Module Energy Rating Candidate Reference Days: Criteria and Selection Process. Al-Jassim, M.; Thornton, J. P.; Gee, J. M., eds. NCPV Photovoltaics Program Review: Proceedings of the 15th Conference, 9-11 September 1998, Denver, Colorado. AIP Conference Proceedings 462. Woodbury, NY: American Institute of Physics pp. 649-654; NREL Report No. 27445.

  353. Renne, D. (1999). Second Workshop on Satellites for Solar Energy Assessments: Presentations from the Workshop held 3-4 February 1999, Golden, Colorado. 297 pp.; NREL Report No. 26563.
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  354. Zelenka, A.; Perez, R.; Seals, R.; Renne, D. (1999). Effective Accuracy of Satellite-Derived Hourly Irradiances. Theoretical and Applied Climatology. Vol. 62, 1999; pp. 199-207; NREL Report No. 27303.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s007040050084.

  355. Myers, D. R.; Kurtz, S.; Whitaker, C.; Townsend, T.; Maish, A. (1999). Objective Method for Selecting Outdoor Reporting Conditions for Photovoltaic Performance. 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-520-26229.
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  356. Waller, F. J.; Tijm, P. J. A.; Wilcox, A. S.; Gray, C. D.; Webster, G. D.; Vertin, K. D.; Pigeon, R.; Beaujean, M.; Mitchell, K.; Tremblay, B. (1999). Particulate Matter Emissions Reduction with CETANER (TM) as a Blend Component for Diesel Fuels with Low Cetane Levels. Combustion and Global Climate Change: Canada's Challenges and Solutions. Proceedings of Combustion Canada '99, 25-28 May 1999, Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Ottawa, Canada: Canadian Environment Industry Association 20 pp.; NREL Report No. 28107.

  357. Michalsky, J.; Dutton, E.; Rubes, M.; Nelson, D.; Stoffel, T.; Wesley, M.; Splitt, M.; DeLuisi, J. (1999). Optimal Measurement of Surface Shortwave Irradiance Using Current Instrumentation. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology. Vol. 16, January 1999; pp. 55-69; NREL Report No. 27023.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/1520-0426(1999)016<0055:OMOSSI>2.0.CO;2.

  358. Reda, I; Myers, D. (1999). Calculating the Diffuse Responsivity of Solar Pyranometers. 15 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-560-26483.
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  359. 1998         - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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  360. Myers, D. R. (1998). Silicon Cell Pyranometers: The Cost of Accuracy. Solar Spectrum: Newsletter of the Resource Assessment Division of the American Solar Energy Society. Vol. 11(2), November 1998; pp. 1+; NREL Report No. 26199.

  361. Schwartz, M. N.; George, R. L. (1998). On the Use of Reanalysis Data for Wind Resource Assessment. 7 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-500-25610.
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  362. Reda, I. (1998). Improving the Accuracy of Using Pyranometers to Measure the Clear Sky Global Solar Irradiance. 24 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-560-24833.
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  363. Maxwell, E. L.; George, R. L.; Wilcox, S. M. (1998). Climatological Solar Radiation Model. Campbell-Howe, R.; Cortez, T.; Wilking-Crowder, B., eds Proceedings of the 1998 American Solar Energy Society Annual Conference, 14-17 June 1998, Albuquerque, New Mexico. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society pp. 505-510; NREL Report No. 24299.

  364. Renne, D. S.; Pilasky, S. (1998). Overview of the Quality and Completeness of Resource Assessment Data for the APEC Region. ASIA-PACIFIC Economic Cooperation: Expert Group on New and Renewable Energy Technologies. 153 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-210-24049; APEC# 98-RE-01.1.
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  365. Stoffel, T. L.; Rymes, M. D. (1998). Production of the Weather Year for Energy Calculations Version 2 (WYEC2) Data Sets. ASHRAE Transactions: Technical and Symposium Papers Presented at the 1998 Annual Meeting, 21-24 June 1998, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Volume 104, Part 2. Atlanta, GA: American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Inc. (ASHRAE) pp. 487-497; NREL Report No. 20819.

  366. Vignola, F.; Reda, I. (1998). Responsivity of an Eppley NIP as a Function of Time and Temperature. Campbell-Howe, R.; Cortez, T.; Wilkins-Crowder, B., eds. Proceedings of the 1998 American Solar Energy Society Annual Conference, 14-17 June 1998, Albuquerque, New Mexico. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society pp. 517-522; NREL Report No. 25584.


  367. 1997         - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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  368. Kurtz, S. R.; Myers, D.; Olson, J. M. (1997). Projected Performance of Three- and Four-Junction Devices Using GaAs and GaInP. 5 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-520-22925.
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  369. Michalsky, J.; Rubes, M.; Stoffel, T.; Wesely, M.; Splitt, M.; DeLuisi, J. (1997). Optimal Measurement of Surface Shortwave Irradiance Using Current Instrumentation--The ARM Experience. 8 pp.; NREL Report No. 24348; ANL/ER/CP-91459.

  370. Myers, D. R.; Cannon, T. W. (1997). PV Solar Radiometric Measurements. Witt, C. E.; Al-Jassim, M.; Gee, J. M., eds. NREL/SNL Photovoltaics Program Review: Proceedings of the 14th Conference, 18-22 November 1996, Lakewood, Colorado. AIP Conference Proceedings 394. Woodbury, NY: American Institute of Physics pp. 395-403; NREL Report No. TP-560-22192.
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  371. Maxwell, E. L.; George, R. L.; Brady, E. H. (1997). Estimating Worldwide Solar Radiation Resources on a 40-km Grid. Campbell-Howe, R.; Wilkins-Crowder, B., eds. Solar 96: Proceedings of the 1996 American Solar Energy Society Annual Conference, 13-18 April 1996, Asheville, North Carolina. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society pp. 235-240; NREL Report No. 20759.

  372. Kurtz, S. R.; Myers, D.; Olson, J. M. (1997). Projected Performance of Three- and Four-Junction Devices Using GaAs and GaInP. Conference Record of the Twenty Sixth IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, 29 September - 3 October 1997, Anaheim, California. New York: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers pp. 875-878; NREL Report No. 25034.

  373. Meyers, S.; Sathaye, J.; Goldberg, B.; Renne, D.; Kaupp, A.; Mendis, M.; Ernst, J.; Kokorin, A.; Kerr, T. (1997). International Workshop on Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Technologies and Measures: Summary. Applied Energy. Vol. 56(3/4), 1996; pp. 203-223; NREL Report No. 24321.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0306-2619(97)00006-8.

  374. Myers, D. (1997). Radiometric Instrumentation and Measurements Guide for Photovoltaic Performance Testing. 148 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-560-21774.
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  375. Wilcox, S. (1997). Visual Quality Assessment Tool for Solar Radiation Data. Campbell-Howe, R.; Wilkins-Crowder, B., eds. Solar 96: Proceedings of the 1996 American Solar Energy Society Annual Conference, 13-18 April 1996, Asheville, North Carolina. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society pp. 275-280; NREL Report No. 20741.

  376. Perez, R.; Seals, R.; Zelenka, A.; Renne, D. (1997). Strengths of Satellite-Based Solar Resource Assessment. Campbell-Howe, R.;Wilkins-Crowder, B., eds. Proceedings of the 1997 American Solar Energy Society Annual Conference, 25-30 April 1997, Washington, D.C.. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society pp. 303-308; NREL Report No. 23311.

  377. Renne, D. S.; Maxwell, E. L.; Rymes, M. D.; Marion, W.; Phillips, J. (1997). Availability of Renewable Resources: Solar Radiation, Chapter 18A. Kreith, F.; West, R. E., eds. CRC Handbook of Energy Efficiency. Boca Raton: CRC Press, Inc. pp. 715-749; NREL Report No. 22307.

  378. Wan, Y.; Ohi, J.; Renne, D.; Junfeng, L. (1997). Renewable Energy Development in China: Resource Assessment, Technology Status, and Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Potential. Proceedings of the International Workshop on Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Technologies and Measures, 12-15 November 1996, Beijing, Peoples Republic of China. pp. 1-14; NREL Report No. 25342; LBNL-39686.

  379. McKenna, E.; Andreas, A. (1997). South Park Mountain Data: South Park, Colorado (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56521.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052562.
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/spmd/.

  380. King, D. L.; Myers, D. R. (1997). Silicon-Photodiode Pyranometers: Operational Characteristics, Historical Experiences, and New Calibration Procedures. Conference Record of the Twenty Sixth IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, 29 September - 3 October 1997, Anaheim, California. pp. 1285-1288; NREL Report No. 24945.


  381. 1996         - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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  382. Kroposki, B.; Myers, D.; Emery, K.; Mrig, L.; Whitaker, C.; Newmiller, J. (1996). Photovoltaic Module Energy Rating Methodology Development. Conference Record of the Twenty Fifth IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, 13-17 May 1996, Washington, DC. New York: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers pp. 1311-1314; NREL Report No. 22526.

  383. Reda, I. (1996). Calibration of a Solar Absolute Cavity Radiometer with Traceability to the World Radiometric Reference. 79 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-463-20619.
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  384. Kroposki, B.; Myers, D.; Emery, K.; Mrig, L.; Whitaker, C.; Newmiller, J. (1996). Photovoltaic Module Energy Rating Methodology Development. 6 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-411-20412.
    303 KB Download

  385. Jager, D.; Andreas, A. (1996). NREL National Wind Technology Center (NWTC): M2 Tower; Boulder, Colorado (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56489.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052222.
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/nwtc_m2/.

  386. Maxwell, E.; Cornwall, C.; Wilcox, S.; Alawaji, S.; Mahfoodh, M. B. (1996). Assessment of Solar Radiation Resources in Saudi Arabia. Sayigh, A. A. M., ed. Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency and the Environment: Proceedings of the World Renewable Energy Congress, 15-21 June 1996, Denver, Colorado. New York: Pergamon Press Vol. III; pp. 2139-2142; NREL Report No. 20818.

  387. Maxwell, E. L.; George, R. L.; Brady, E. H. (1996). Methodology for Estimating Worldwide Solar Radiation Resources. Sayigh, A. A. M., ed. Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency and the Environment: Proceedings of the World Renewable Energy Congress, 15-21 June 1996, Denver, Colorado. New York: Pergamon Press Vol. III; pp. 2135-2138; NREL Report No. 20816-463.

  388. Myers, D. R.; Cannon, T. W. (1996). Photovoltaic Solar Radiometric Measurements and Evaluation. Ullal, H. S.; Witt, C. E., eds. 13th NREL Photovoltaics Program Review: Proceedings of the Review Meeting, 16-19 May 1995, Lakewood, Colorado. AIP Conference Proceedings No. 353. New York: American Institute of Physics pp. 177-186; NREL Report No. TP-411-7990.

  389. Kroposki, B.; Myers, D.; Emery, K.; Mrig, L.; Whitaker, C.; Newmiller, J. (1996). Photovoltaic Module Energy Rating Methodology Development. Gwinner, D., ed. NREL Preprints for the Photovoltaic Specialists Conference of IEEE Twenty-Five, 13-17 May 1996, Washington, DC. NREL/TP-410-21091. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory pp. 51-54; NREL Report No. 21374.


  390. 1995         - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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  391. Myers, D. R. (1995). Summary of Discussion of Issues and Needs. PV Radiometric Workshop Proceedings, 24-25 July 1995, Vail, Colorado. NREL/CP-411-20008. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory pp. 179-183; NREL Report No. 20681.

  392. Maxwell, E. L.; Marion, W.; Myers, D.; Rymes, M.; Wilcox, S. (1995). National Solar Radiation Data Base, Vol. 2 - Final Technical Report (1961-1990). 318 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-463-5784.

  393. Renne, D. (1995). Resource Assessment Annual Operating Plan: Fiscal Year 1995, 1 October 1994 to 30 September 1995. 45 pp.; NREL Report No. MP-463-7902.

  394. Stoffel, T. (1995). Radiometric Instrumentation for PV System Performance Monitoring. PV Radiometric Workshop Proceedings, 24-25 July 1995, Vail, Colorado. NREL/CP-411-20008. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory pp. 63-92; NREL Report No. 20678.

  395. Kroposki, B.; Emery, K.; Myers, D.; Mrig, L. (1995). Comparison of Photovoltaic Module Performance Evaluation Methodologies for Energy Ratings. 1994 IEEE First World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion: Conference Record of the Twenty-Fourth IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, 5-9 December 1994, Waikoloa, Hawaii. New York: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Vol. I: pp. 858-862; NREL Report No. CP-411-7426.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/WCPEC.1994.520096

  396. Myers, D. R. (1995). Photovoltaic Radiometric Measurements Workshop Introduction and Overview. PV Radiometric Workshop Proceedings, 24-25 July 1995, Vail, Colorado. NREL/CP-411-20008. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory pp. 1-8; NREL Report No. TP-411-8115.

  397. Stoffel, T. (1995). Meteorological Instrumentation and Measurements for PV Performance. (Viewgraphs from oral presentation). Mrig, L., ed. Proceedings of the Photovoltaic Performance and Reliability Workshop, 21-23 September 1994, Lakewood, Colorado. NREL/CP-411-7414. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory pp. 15-30; NREL Report No. 20882.

  398. Tsvetkov, A.; Wilcox, S.; Renne, D.; Pulsak, M. (1995). International Solar Resource Data at the World Radiation Data Center. Campbell-Howe, R.; Wilkins-Crowder, B., eds. Solar '95: Proceedings of the 1995 American Solar Energy Society Annual Conference, 15-20 July 1995, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society pp. 216-219; NREL Report No. TP-463-7840.

  399. Stoffel, T. L. (1995). International Solar Radiation Information. ASHRAE Transactions 1995: Technical and Symposium Papers Presented at the 1995 Winter Meeting of the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Inc., 25-29 January 1995, Chicago, Illinois. ASHRAE Transactions, Vol. 101, Part 1. Atlanta, GA: American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Inc. pp.476-483; NREL Report No. TP-463-6249.

  400. DeBlasio, R.; Stone, J.; Surek, T.; Emery, K.; Myers, D.; Kroposki, B.; Mrig, L.; Burdick, J.; Czanderna, A.; Strand, T.; Osterwald, C. (1995). Photovoltaic Performance and Reliability, Chapter 5. Boer, K. W., ed. Advances in Solar Energy: An Annual Review of Research and Development. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society, Inc. Vol. 10: pp. 247-345; NREL Report No. TP-410-7703.

  401. Stoffel, T. (1995). Radiometric Networks and Data Bases for PV Design and Performance Evaluation. PV Radiometric Workshop Proceedings, 24-25 July 1995, Vail, Colorado. NREL/CP-411-20008. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory pp. 135-150; NREL Report No. 20680.

  402. Marion, W.; Wilcox, S. (1995). Solar Radiation Data Manual for Buildings. 262 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-463-7904.
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  403. 1994         - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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  404. Kroposki, B.; Emery, K.; Myers, D.; Mrig, L. (1994). Comparison of Photovoltaic Module Performance Evaluation Methodologies for Energy Ratings. 1994 IEEE First World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion: Conference Record of the Twenty-Fourth IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, 5-9 December 1994, Waikoloa, Hawaii. New York: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Vol. I: pp. 858-862; NREL Report No. 20553.

  405. Renne, D. S. (1994). Assessing Renewable Energy Resources - Views Concerning the Federal Role. Sterrett, F. S., ed. Alternative Fuels and the Environment. Boca Raton, FL: Lewis Publishers Chap. 16: pp. 245-254; NREL Report No. TP-463-5603.

  406. Maxwell, E.; Renne, D. (1994). Measuring Renewable Energy resources. 46 pp.; NREL Report No. MP-463-6254.

  407. Myers, D. R.; Cannon, T. W.; Trudell, D. (1994). Technical Overview of Photovoltaic Solar Radiation Research at NREL. Noufi, R.; Ullal, H. S., eds. NREL Photovoltaic Program Review: Proceedings of the 12th Review Meeting, 13-15 October 1993, Denver, Colorado. AIP Conference Proceedings No. 306. New York: American Institute of Physics pp. 137-146. Acc No. 15606.

  408. Marion, W.; Wilcox, S. (1994). New Solar Radiation Data Manual for Flat-Plate and Concentrating Collectors. Noufi, R.; Ullal, H. S., eds. NREL Photovoltaic Program Review: Proceedings of the 12th Review Meeting, 13-15 October 1993, Denver, Colorado. AIP Conference Proceedings No. 306. New York: American Institute of Physics pp. 170-179; NREL Report No. TP-463-5855.

  409. Marion, W.; Wilcox, S. (1994). Solar Radiation Data Manual for Flat-Plate and Concentrating Collectors. 260 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-463-5607.
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  410. Renne, D.; Ackerman, T. A.; Clements, W. E. (1994). Probe: The Pilot Radiation Observation Experiment. Proceedings of the Eighth Conference on Atmospheric Radiation, 23-28 January 1994, Nashville, Tennessee. Boston, MA: American Meteorological Society pp. 270-271; NREL Report No. TP-463-5793.

  411. Hammond, E. W.; Renne, D. S.; Perez, R. (1994). Availability of Satellite-Derived Data for Solar Resource Assessments. Burley, S. M. et al., eds. Solar '94: Proceedings of the 1994 American Solar Energy Society Annual Conference, 25-30 June 1994, San Jose, California. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society pp. 398-401; NREL Report No. TP-463-6496.

  412. Renne, D. S.; Ackerman, T. A.; Clements, W. E. (1994). PROBE: The Pilot Radiation Observation Experiment. Proceedings of the Eighth Conference on Atmospheric Radiation, 23-28 January 1994, Nashville, Tennessee. Boston, MA: American Meteorological Society pp. 270-271. Acc No. 14633.

  413. Perez, R.; Rymes, M.; Renne, D. (1994). Assessment of Photovoltaic-Utility Load Matching Potential Impact of Long Term Insolation Variations. Burley, S. M. et al., eds. Solar '94: Proceedings of the 1994 American Solar Energy Society Annual Conference, 25-30 June 1994, San Jose, California. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society pp. 27-31. Acc No. 15581.

  414. Ackerman, T.; Barnes, F. J.; Clements, W.; Renne, D.; Westwater, E. R.; Barnett, T. (1994). Tropical Western Pacific: Status Report. Proceedings of the Third Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Science Team Meeting, 1-4 March 1993, Norman, Oklahoma. CONF-9303122. pp. 323-328. Acc No. 15985.

  415. Sanchez, J.; Stoffel, T. (1994). Influences of Ventilators on Pyranometer Measurements. Burley, S. M. et al., eds. Solar '94: Proceedings of the 1994 American Solar Energy Society Annual Conference, 25-30 June 1994, San Jose, California. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society pp. 369-374; NREL Report No. TP-463-6439.


  416. 1993         - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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  417. Stoffel, T.; Nelson, D. (1993). Effects of the Mt. Pinatubo Volcanic Eruption on Solar Radiation Resources near Denver, Colorado - Some Preliminary Analyses. Burley, S. M.; Arden, M. E., eds. Solar '93: Proceedings of the 1993 Annual Conference of the American Solar Energy Society, 22-28 April 1993, Washington, DC. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society pp. 489-494; NREL Report No. TP-463-5341.

  418. Maxwell, E.; Wilcox, S.; Rymes, M. (1993). Users Manual for SERI QC Software: Assessing the Quality of Solar Radiation Data. 201 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-463-5608.
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  419. Renne, D. S. (1993). NREL Solar Radiation Resource Assessment Project. Burley, S. M.; Arden, M. E., eds. Solar '93: Proceedings of the 1993 Annual Conference of the American Solar Energy Society, 22-28 April 1993, Washington, DC. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society pp. 477-482; NREL Report No. TP-463-5336.

  420. Renne, D.; Maxwell, E.; Stoffel, T.; Marion, B.; Rymes, M.; Wilcox, S.; Myers, D.; Riordan, C.; Hammond, E.; Ismailidis, T. (1993). NREL Solar Radiation Resource Assessment Project: Status and Outlook - FY 1992 Annual Progress Report. 71 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-463-5428.

  421. Stoffel, T.; Rymes, M. (1993). Interpolating Solar Irradiance Data from Local Apparent Time to Local Standard Time. Solar '93: Proceedings of the 1993 Annual Conference of the American Solar Energy Society, 22-28 April 1993, Washington, DC. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society pp. 439-443; NREL Report No. TP-463-5339.

  422. Renne, D. S. (1993). Travel to Papua New Guinea to Shut Down the Pilot Radiation Observation Experiment (PROBE). Trip Report: 7-19 May 1993. 18 pp.; DOE/FTR-93015637. Acc No. 16104.

  423. Myers, D. R.; Cannon, T. W.; Trudell, D. (1993). Radiometric Measurements for PV Characterization. Mrig, L., ed. Photovoltaic Performance and Reliability Workshop, 8-10 September 1993, Golden, Colorado. NREL/CP-410-6033. pp. 99-110; NREL Report No. TP-411-5757.

  424. Renne, D. S. (1993). Assessing Renewable Energy Resources - Views Concerning the Federal Role. (Abstract 57-ENVR). American Chemical Society. Abstracts of Papers. Proceedings of the 205th ACS National Meeting, 28 March - 2 April 1993, Denver, Colorado. 1 p.; NREL Report No. TP-463-5218.

  425. Renne, D. S. (1993). Travel to visit the Pilot Radiation Observation Experiment (PROBE) site in Kavieng, Papua, New Guinea. Trip Report: January 2-11, 1993. 16 pp.; DOE/FTR-93010179. Acc No. 16371.

  426. Myers, D. R.; Cannon, T. W.; Webb, J. (1993). Terrestrial Solar Spectral Ultraviolet Measurements at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory. Ultraviolet Technology IV: Proceedings of the Ultraviolet Technology IV Conference, 20-21 July 1992, San Diego, California. SPIE Proceedings Series, Vol. 1764. Bellingham, WA: SPIE - Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers pp. 350-360; NREL Report No. TP-214-4667.


  427. 1992         - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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  428. Wilcox, B. (1992). CNE User's Manual: Preliminary Draft: Progress Report for Energy 10 Project. California Nonresidential Engine User's Manual. 142 pp.; NREL Report No. 51823.

  429. Renne, D.; Riordan, C.; Maxwell, E.; Stoffel, T.; Marion, B.; Rymes, M.; Wilcox, S.; Myers, D.; Hammond, E.; Ismailidis, T. (1992). NREL Solar Radiation Resource Assessment Project: Status and Outlook, FY1991 Annual Progress Report. 43 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-262-4679.

  430. Renne, D. S.; Maxwell, E. L. (1992). New Capabilities for Solar Resource Assessments. Noufi, R., ed. Photovoltaic Advanced Research and Development Project: Proceedings of the 11th Review Meeting, 13-15 May 1992, Denver, Colorado. AIP Conference Proceedings 268. New York: American Institute of Physics pp. 488-495; NREL Report No. TP-463-4858.

  431. Marion, W.; Riordan, C.; Renne, D. (1992). Shining On: A Primer on Solar Radiation Data. 28 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-463-4856.
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  432. Clements, W.; Ackerman, T.; Renne, D. (1992). Tropical Western Pacific Project: Status. Proceedings of the Second Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Science Team Meeting, 26-30 October 1991, Denver, Colorado. CONF-9110336. pp. 145-150. Acc No. 14312.

  433. Marion, W.; Myers, D. (1992). Comparison of Data from SOLMET/ERSATZ and the National Solar Radiation Data Base. 41 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-463-5118.
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  434. Myers, D. R. (1992). Solar Radiation Instrumentation Measurement Methods for PV Performance Testing. Proceedings of the Photovoltaic Performance and Reliability Workshop, 16-18 September 1992, Golden, Colorado. SERI/CP-411-5184. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory pp. 397-402; NREL Report No. TP-411-5057.

  435. Renne, D. S. (1992). Travel to Papua New Guinea and Townsville, Australia to Supervise and Participate in the Installation of Equipment Used in DOE's Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Program. Trip Report: October 19 - November 10, 1992. 10 pp.; DOE/FTR-93010925. Acc No. 16377.

  436. Stoffel, T.; Riordan, C.; Bigger, J. (1992). Evaluation of the Solar Radiation Measurement Systems: EPRI/NREL Final Test Report, Volume I. 75 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-463-4771.
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  437. Myers, D. R.; Maxwell, E. L. (1992). Hourly Estimates of Precipitable Water for Solar Radiation Models. Burley, S.; Arden, M. E., eds. Solar 92: Proceedings of the 1992 Annual Conference of the American Solar Energy Society, 15-18 June 1992, Cocoa Beach, Florida. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society pp. 317-322; NREL Report No. TP-463-4809.

  438. Renne, D. S. (1992). Travel to Papua New Guinea to Apprise Weather Officials of Planned Activities of the Pilot Radiation Observation Experiment (PROBE). Trip Report: May 4-8, 1992. 14 pp.; DOE/FTR-93017327. Acc No. 16386.

  439. Maxwell, E. L.; Myers, D. R. (1992). Daily Estimates of Aerosol Optical Depth for Solar Radiation Models. Burley, S.; Arden, M. E., eds. Solar '92: Proceedings of the 1992 Annual Conference of the American Solar Energy Society, 15-18 June 1992, Cocoa Beach, Florida. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society pp. 323-327; NREL Report No. TP-463-4811.

  440. Marion, B.; Renne, D.; Riordan, C. (1992). Solar Radiation Data and Its Applications. Burley, S.; Arden, M. E., eds. Solar '92: Proceedings of the 1992 Annual Conference of the American Solar Energy Society, 15-18 June 1992, Cocoa Beach, Florida. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society pp. 350-355; NREL Report No. TP-463-4770.

  441. Hulstrom, R.; Cannon, T.; Stoffel, T.; Riordan, C. (1992). Photovoltaic Advanced Research and Development Project: Solar Radiation Research Annual Report, 1 October 1990 - 30 September 1991. 18 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-411-5013.

  442. Hulstrom, R. L.; Cannon, T. W.; Stoffel, T.; Riordan, C. J. (1992). Overview of NREL's PV Solar Radiation Research Task Activities and Results. Noufi, R., ed. Photovoltaic Advanced Research and Development Project: Proceedings of the 11th Review Meeting, 13-15 May 1992, Denver, Colorado. AIP Conference Proceedings 268. New York: American Institute of Physics pp. 453-461; NREL Report No. TP-411-4902.

  443. Renne, D. S. (1992). International Operation Workshop for the Tropical Oceans-Global Atmosphere Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere Response Experiment in Australia. Trip Report: 6-15 March 1992. 22 pp.; DOE/FTR-93015191. Acc No. 16100.


  444. 1991         - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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  445. Riordan, C.; Maxwell, E.; Stoffel, T.; Rymes, M.; Wilcox, S. (1991). SERI Solar Radiation Resource Assessment Project: Fiscal Year 1990 Annual Progress Report. 64 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-262-4118.

  446. Stoffel, T.; Myers, D.; Rymes, M.; Wilcox, S. (1991). Solar Radiation Monitoring -- An Overview. Arden, M. E.; Burley, S. M. A.; Coleman, M., eds. 1991 Solar World Congress: Proceedings of the Bienniel Congress of the International Solar Energy Society, 19-23 August 1991, Denver, Colorado. New York: Pergamon Press Vol. 1, Part II: pp. 917-922; NREL Report No. TP-262-4241.

  447. Stoffel, T.; Riordan, C.; Bigger, J. (1991). Joint EPRI/SERI Project to Evaluate Solar Radiation Measurement Systems for Electric Utility Solar Radiation Resource Assessment. Conference Record of the Twenty Second IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference 1991, 7-11 October 1991, Las Vegas, Nevada. New York: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. Vol. I: pp. 533-540; NREL Report No. TP-262-4428.

  448. Riordan, C.; Hulstrom, R.; Cannon, T.; Myers, D. (1991). Solar Radiation Research for Photovoltaic Applications. Solar Cells. Vol. 30(Complete), May 1991; pp. 489-500. Acc No. 12004.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0379-6787(91)90080-9

  449. Maxwell, E. L.; Myers, D. R.; Rymes, M. D.; Stoffel, T. L.; Wilcox, S. M. (1991). Producing a National Solar Radiation Data Base. Arden, M. E.; Burley, S. M. A.; Coleman, M., eds. 1991 Solar World Congress: Proceedings of the Bienniel Congress of the International Solar Energy Society, 19-23 August 1991, Denver, Colorado. New York: Pergamon Press Vol. 1, Part II: pp. 1007-1012; NREL Report No. TP-262-4244.


  450. 1990         - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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  451. Riordan, C. J.; Myers, D. R.; Hulstrom, R. L. (1990). Spectral Solar Radiation Data Base, Volume I. 62 pp.; NREL Report No. TR-215-3513-A.
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  452. Riordan, C. J.; Myers, D. R.; Hulstrom, R. L. (1990). Spectral Solar Radiation Data Base Documentation, Volume II. 406 pp.; NREL Report No. TR-215-3513-B.
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  453. Riordan, C. J.; Hulstrom, R. L.; Myers, D. R. (1990). Influences of Atmospheric Conditions and Air Mass on the Ratio of Ultraviolet to Total Solar Radiation. 28 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-215-3895.
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  454. Meyers, D. R.; Stoffel, T. L. (1990). Description of the Solar Radiometer Calibration (RADCAL) Process at SERI. Burley, S. M.; Coleman, M. J., eds. Solar 90: The National Solar Energy Conference. Proceedings of the 1990 Annual Conference of the American Solar Energy Society, Inc., 19-22 March 1990, Austin, Texas. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society, Inc. pp. 171-177; NREL Report No. TP-215-3630.

  455. Riordan, C. J.; Hulstrom R. L.; Cannon, T. W.; Myers, D. R.; Stoffel, T. L. (1990). Photovoltaic Advanced Research and Devlopment Project: Solar Radiation Research, Annual Report, 1 October 1988 - 30 September 1989. 22 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-215-3607.

  456. Osterwald, C. R.; Emery, K. A.; Myers, D. R.; Hart, R. E. (1990). Primary Reference Cell Calibrations at SERI: History and Methods. Conference Record of the Twenty First IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference - 1990; Kissimmee, Florida; May 21-25, 1990. New York: The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. pp. 1062-1067. Acc No. 12279.

  457. Riordan, C.; Hulstrom, R.; Cannon, T.; Myers, D.; Stoffel, T. (1990). Photovoltaic Advanced Research and Development Project: Solar Radiation Research Annual Report, 1 October 1989 - 30 September 1990. 26 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-215-4063.

  458. Riordan, C. J.; Hulstrom, R. L.; Maxwell, E. L.; Stoffel, T. L.; Rymes, M. D.; Myers, D.; Wilcox, S. (1990). SERI Solar Radiation Resource Assessment Project: FY1989 Annual Progress Report. 63 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-215-3617.

  459. Hulstrom, R. L.; Stoffel, T. L. (1990). Some Effects of Yellowstone Fire Smoke Cloud on Incident Solar Irradiance. Journal of Climate. Vol. 3, December 1990; pp. 1485-1490. Acc No. 11583.


  460. 1989         - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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  461. Stoffel, T. L.; Maxwell, E. L. (1989). Current Status of Solar Radiation Networks in the U.S.. Coleman, M. J., ed. Solar 89: The National Solar Energy Conference. Proceedings of the 1989 Annual Conference of the American Solar Energy Society, Inc., 19-23 June 1989, Denver, Colorado. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society, Inc. pp. 495-497. Acc No. 17049.

  462. Emery, K. A.; Osterwald, C. R.; Rummel, S.; Myers, D. R.; Stoffel, T. L.; Waddington, D. (1989). Comparison of Photovoltaic Calibration Methods. Palz, W.; Wrixon, G. T.; Helm, P., eds. Ninth E. C. Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference; Proceedings of the International Conference; Freiburg, Federal Republic of Germany; 25-29 September 1989. Dordrecht/Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers pp. 648-651. Acc No. 11479.

  463. Hulstrom, R. L.; Maxwell, E. L.; Riordan, C. J.; Rymes, M.; Stoffel, T.L. (1989). SERI Solar Radiation Resource Assessment Project: FY 1988 Annual Progress Report. 87 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-215-3500.

  464. Riordan, C. J.; Hulstrom, R. L.; Cannon, T. W.; Stoffel, T. L.; Meyers, D. R. (1989). Photovoltaic Advanced Research and Development Project, Solar Radiation Research, Annual Report, 1 October 1987 - 30 September 1988. 24 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-215-3445.

  465. Osterwald, C. R.; Emery, K. A.; Myers, D. R.; Riordan, C. J. (1989). Extending the Spectral Range of Silicon-Based Direct-Beam Solar Spectral Radiometric Measurements. Conference Record of the Twentieth IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference - 1988; September 26-30, 1988; Las Vegas, Nevada. New York: The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. pp. 1246-1250. Acc No. 11122.

  466. Emery, K. A.; Waddington, D.; Rummel, S.; Myers, D. R.; Stoffel, T. L.; Osterwald, C. R. (1989). SERI Results from the PEP 1987 Summit Round Robin and a Comparison of Photovoltaic Calibration Methods. 97 pp.; NREL Report No. TR-213-3472.
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  467. Maxwell, E. L.; Rymes, M. D.; Stoffel, T. L.; Myers, D. R. (1989). Post Measurement Quality Control of Solar Radiation Data. Coleman, M. J., ed. Solar 89: The National Solar Energy Conference. Proceedings of the 1989 Annual Conference of the American Solar Energy Society, Inc., 19-23 June 1989, Denver, Colorado. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society, Inc. pp. 498-503. Acc No. 17050.

  468. Myers, D. R. (1989). Estimates of Uncertainty for Measured Spectra in the SERI Spectral Solar Radiation Data Base. Solar Energy. Vol. 43(6), 1989; pp. 347-353. Acc No. 10884.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0038-092X(89)90105-9.

  469. Myers, D. R. (1989). Application of a Standard Method of Uncertainty Analysis to Solar Radiometer Calibrations. Coleman, M. J., ed. Solar 89: The National Solar Energy Conference. Proceedings of the 1989 Annual Conference of the American Solar Energy Society, Inc., 19-23 June 1989, Denver, Colorado. Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society, Inc. pp. 445-449. Acc No. 10899.

  470. Riordan, C.; Myers, D.; Rymes, M.; Hulstrom, R.; Marion, W.; Jennings, C.; Whitaker, C. (1989). Spectral Solar Radiation Data Base at SERI. Solar Energy. Vol. 42(1), 1989; pp. 67-69. Acc No. 11329.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0038-092X(89)90131-X.

  471. Riordan, C. J.; Stoffel, T. L.; Hulstrom, R. L. (1989). The Effects of Urban Air Pollution on Solar Radiation. 46 pp.; NREL Report No. TR-215-3482.

  472. Emery, K.; Myers, D.; Rummel, S. (1989). Solar Simulation - Problems and Solutions. Conference Record of the Twentieth IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference - 1988; September 26-30, 1988; Las Vegas, Nevada. New York: The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. pp. 1087-1091. Acc No. 11116.

  473. Myers, D. R.; Emery, K. A.; Stoffel, T. L. (1989). Uncertainty Estimates for Global Solar Irradiance Measurements Used to Evaluate PV Device Performance. Solar Cells. Vol. 27(1-4), October-December 1989; pp. 455-464. Acc No. 11030.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0379-6787(89)90055-0.


  474. 1988         - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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  475. Myers, D. R. (1988). Uncertainty Analysis for Thermopile Pyranometer and Pyrheliometer Calibrations Performed by SERI. 38 pp.; NREL Report No. TR-215-3294.

  476. Hulstrom, R. L.; Maxwell, E. L.; Riordan, C. J.; Stoffel, T. L. (1988). SERI Resource Assessment Project: FY 1987 Annual Progress Report. 50 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-215-3338.

  477. Emery, K. A.; Myers, D.; Rummel, S. (1988). Solar Simulation - Problems and Solutions. SERI Preprints for the 20th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference: Solar Electric Research Division. SERI/SP-210-3384. Golden, CO: Solar Energy Research Institute Session 7A. Acc No. 10220.

  478. Osterwald, C. R.; Emery, K. A.; Myers, D. R.; Riordan, C. J. (1988). Extending the Spectral Range of Silicon-Based Direct-Beam Solar Spectral Radiometric Measurements. SERI Preprints for the 20th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference: Solar Electric Research Division. SERI/SP-210-3384. Golden, CO: Solar Energy Research Institute Session 6C. Acc No. 10177.


  479. 1987         - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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  480. Stoffel, T. L. (1987). HBCU Solar Radiation Network Annual Report: FY 1986. 32 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-215-3098.

  481. Bird, R. E.; Riordan, C. J.; Myers, D. R. (1987). Investigation of a Cloud-Cover Modification to SPCTRAL2, SERI's Simple Model for Cloudless-Sky, Spectral Solar Irradiance. 37 pp.; NREL Report No. TR-215-3038.
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  482. Stoffel, T. L.; Maxwell, E. L.; Bird, R. E.; Myers, D. R. (1987). Solar Irradiance on Vertical Surfaces. Passive Solar Journal. Vol. 4(2), 1987; pp. 187-210. Acc No. 11321.


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  484. Maxwell, E. L.; Stoffel, T. L.; Bird, R. E. (1986). Measuring and Modeling Solar Irradiance on Vertical Surfaces. 36 pp.; NREL Report No. TR-215-2525.
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  485. Maxwell, E. L.; Szwarc, V. S.; Stoffel, T. L. (1986). Progress Report on the SERI/HBCU Task to Upgrade the Assessment of Insolation Resources in the Southeastern United States. 39 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-215-2917.


  486. 1985         - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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  487. Stoffel, T.; Andreas, A. (1985). Elizabeth City State University: Elizabeth City, North Carolina (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56517.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052558.
    ttp://www.nrel.gov/midc/ecsu/.

  488. Stoffel, T.; Andreas, A. (1985). Bluefield State College: Bluefield, West Virginia (Data). ; NREL Report No. DA-5500-56519.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052561.
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/bsc/.

  489. Riordan, C. J.; Cannon, T. W.; Myers, D. R.; Bird, R. E. (1985). Solar Irradiance Models, Data, and Instrumentation for PV Device Performance Analyses. Conference Record of the Eighteenth IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference-1985; October 21-25, 1985; Las Vegas, Nevada. New York: The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. pp. 957-962. Acc No. 7831.

  490. Emery, K. A.; Osterwald, C. R.; Cannon, T. W.; Myers, D. R.; Burdick, J.; Glatfelter, T.; Czubatyj, W.; Yang, J. (1985). Methods for Measuring Solar Cell Efficiency Independent of Reference Cell or Light Source. Conference Record of the Eighteenth IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference-1985; October 21-25, 1985; Las Vegas, Nevada. New York: The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. pp. 623-628; NREL Report No. CP-213-7824.
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  492. Farrington, R. B.; Myers, D. R. (1983). Evaluation and Laboratory Testing of Solar Domestic Hot Water Control Systems. 85 pp.; NREL Report No. TR-254-1805.


  493. 1982         - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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  494. Myers, D. R. (1982). Results of a Training Exercise in the Comparison and Calibration of Pyranometers and Pyrheliometers. 78 pp.; NREL Report No. TR-215-1519.

  495. Riches, M. R.; Stoffel, T. L.; Wells, C. V. (1982). Proceedings of the International Energy Agency Conference on Pyranometer Measurements: Final Report; 16 - 20 March 1981, Boulder, Colorado. 440 pp.; NREL Report No. TR-642-1156-R.
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  496. Stoffel, T. L. (1982). Catalog of Automatic Sun-Following Trackers. 151 pp.; NREL Report No. TR-215-1490.

  497. Knapp, C. L.; Stoffel, T. L. (1982). Direct Normal Solar Radiation Data Manual: Long-Term, Monthly Mean, Daily Totals for 235 National Weather Service Stations. 80 pp.; NREL Report No. SP-281-1658.

  498. Hulstrom, R. L.; Bird, R. E.; Cannon, T. W.; Stoffel, T. L.; Riordan, C.; Szwarc, V. (1982). SERI Insolation Research FY 1981 Annual Report. 96 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-215-1725.
    http://www.nrel.gov/midc/srrl_bms/.


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  500. Stoffel, T.; Andreas, A. (1981). NREL Solar Radiation Research Laboratory (SRRL): Baseline Measurement System (BMS); Golden, Colorado (Data); NREL Report No. DA-5500-56488.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.5439/1052221.


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  502. Knapp, C. L.; Stoffel, T. L.; Whitaker, S. D. (1980). Insolation Data Manual: Long-Term Monthly Averages of Solar Radiation, Temperature, Degree-Days, and Global Kt for 248 National Weather Service Stations. 295 pp.; NREL Report No. SP-755-789.
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  504. Hummon, M. R.; Sengupta, M.; Orwig, K. Sub-Hour Irradiance Data Research and Synthesis Algorithm. ; NREL Report No. TP-6A20-54518.

  505. Sengupta, M. Using High-Resolution Solar Measurement in PV Variability Studies. ; NREL Report No. CP-5500-54718.

  506. Renne, D. Overview of the Current Status of the Quality of Resource Assessment Data for the APEC Region. ; NREL Report No. 20745.

  507. Marion, W.; Riordan, C.; Renne, D. Shining On--A Primer on Solar Radiation Data. ; NREL Report No. 21273.

  508. Stoffel, T. Improved Tools for CPV System Development and Grid Integration, CRADA #CRD-09-359. ; NREL Report No. TP-5500-53840.

  509. Renne, D. Shining On (Spanish version). ; NREL Report No. TP-560-21431.

  510. Tsvetkov, A.; Wilcox, S. Recent Work at the World Radiation Data Center. ; NREL Report No. 20864.

  511. Myers, D. R. Simple General Cloud Cover Modifier for Clear Sky Solar Radiation Models. ; NREL Report No. JA-5500-53257.

  512. Myers, L. Addendum for the Mitigation Action Plan for the Supplement to Final Site-Wide Environmental Assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact for NREL's South Table Mountain Complex. ; NREL Report No. TP-3500-56467.

  513. Orwig, K. Capitalizing on Variable Generation Forecasting (Presentation). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 16 pp.; NREL Report No. PR-5500-56471.

  514. Renne, D. Uses and Limitations of Observations, Data, Forecasts, and Other Projections in Decision Support for Selected Sectors and Regions. ; NREL Report No. BK-670-43616.

  515. Reda, I.; Stoffel, T.; Wilcox, S. NREL Pyrheliometer Comparisons 2004 (NPC-2004). ; NREL Report No. TP-550-45458.

  516. Stoffel, T.; Habte, A.; Reda, I.; Wilcox, S.; Kutchenreiter, M.; Gotseff, P.; Anderberg, M. Solar Radiometric Data Quality Assessment of SIRS, SKYRAD, and GNDRAD Measurements. ; NREL Report No. PO-5500-58262.

  517. Orwig, K.; Cline, J.; Lynn, K.; Moriarty, P.; Hodge, B.-M.; Sengupta, M.; Bank, J.; Hummon, M.; Benjamin, S.; Marquis, M.; Wilczak, J.; Finley, C.; Ahstrom, M.; Freedman, J.; Banunarayanan, V.; Nasir, S. Wind and Solar Forecasting Variability. ; NREL Report No. PR-5500-58427.

  518. Sengupta, M.; Heidinger, A.; Miller, S. Physical Method for Retrieving Surface Radiation From Satellites. ; NREL Report No. CP-550-49158.

  519. Sengupta, M.; Stoffel, T.; Myers, D.; Renne, D.; Wilcox, S.; George, R.; Turchi, C. Introducing the Best Practices Manual for CSP Resource Assessment From NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). ; NREL Report No. CP-550-49159.

  520. Orwig, K.; Hummon, M.; Hodge, B. M.; Lew, D. Solar Data Inputs for Integration and Transmission Planning Studies. ; NREL Report No. PO-5500-52985.

  521. Stoffel, T. L.; George, R. L. Solar Resource Data. ; NREL Report No. PO-550-41430.

  522. Dooraghi, M.; Sengupta, M.; Mather, B.; Gotseff, P.; Andreas, A.; Wright, C.; McMorrow, R.; Paulino, J.; Kankiewica, A. High Resolution Solar Measurements at the DeSoto Next Generation Solar Energy Center: The Deployment Experience. ; NREL Report No. PO-5500-55249.

  523. Habte, A.; Sengupta, M.; Wilcox, S. Comparing Measured and Satellite-Derived Surface Irradiance. ; NREL Report No. CP-5500-54497.

  524. Myers, D. Wilcox, S. Anderbrus, M. Alawaji, S. Alabbadi, W. Mahfoudh, M. Saudi Arabian Solar Radiation Network and Data for Validating Satellite Remote Sensing Systems. ; NREL Report No. 26599.

  525. Marion, W.; Wilcox, S. Spreadsheet Compatible Files from Solar Radiation Data Manual for Flat-Plate and Concentrating Collectors.
    Available at http://rredc.nrel.gov/solar/old_data/nsrdb/1961-1990/redbook/.

  526. Newmark, R.; Arent, D.; Sullivan, P.; Short, W.; Renne, D.; Heimiller, D. Geospatial Issues in Energy-Climate Modeling: Implications for Modelers, Economist, Climate Scientists, and Policymakers. ; NREL Report No. PO-6A20-50061.

  527. Stoffel, T. Radiometry at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory. ; NREL Report No. PR-5500-56435.

  528. Sengupta, M.; Wagner, M. Estimating Atmospheric Attenuation in Central Receiver Systems. ; NREL Report No. CP-5500-55030.

  529. Stoffel, T. Overview of State Solar Resource Potential and Technology Update. ; NREL Report No. PR-581-42411.

  530. Renne, D. Resource Assessment at NREL. ; NREL Report No. 21250.

  531. Renne, D. S. Techniques for Assessing Solar Energy Resources. ; NREL Report No. 21298.

  532. George, R. L. Estimating Ramp Rates for Large PV Systems Using a Dense Array of Measured Solar Radiation Data. ; NREL Report No. CP-5500-51426.

  533. Friedman, D. J.; McMahon, W. E.; Olson, J. M.; Myers, D. Modeled Yearly Energy Yield Of Inverted Metamorphic Multijunction Solar Cells. ; NREL Report No. PO-5200-54924.

  534. Myers, D. R. Solar Radiometry and Modeling. ; NREL Report No. PR-550-45159.


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