New Software for Generation of Typical Meteorological Year

Abdulsalam Ebrahimpour
Departament of Mechanical Engineering, Islamic Azad University, Iran

Ladda ner artikelhttp://dx.doi.org/10.3384/ecp110572049

Ingår i: World Renewable Energy Congress - Sweden; 8-13 May; 2011; Linköping; Sweden

Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings 57:40, s. 2049-2055

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Publicerad: 2011-11-03

ISBN: 978-91-7393-070-3

ISSN: 1650-3686 (tryckt), 1650-3740 (online)


The correct selecting of typical meteorological year is an important factor for accurate building energy simulation. In this study; the Sandia method has been applied to prepare the new TmyCreator software for selecting the proper data as the typical meteorological year (Tmy2). Also; the results of this new software have been compared with the available Tmy2 weather data file for two cities. It is found that; the results of TmyCreator software have good agreement with the old created Tmy2 weather data file for these cities.


Typical meteorological year; Building energy simulations; Finkelstein–Schafer statistics


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