This Technical Note contains a detailed treatment of meteorological knowledge and activities related to the harnessing of solar energy, and includes chapters on users' requirements, measurement techniques, data-acquisition systems, instrument calibration and quality control, experimental research and development stations, testing and evaluation, publication, archiving and retrieval of data and numerical examples. Also included are a list of selected references and a summary of all relevant terminology, definitions, units and symbols.
Notes: Summaries available in English, French, Russian and Spanish.
Collection(s) and Series: WMO - No. 557 > Technical Note
Language(s): English; Other Languages: French
Format: Digital (Free), Hard copy
ISBN (or other code): 978-92-63-10557-8
Purchase at: http://www.wmo.int/e-catalog/detail_en.php?PUB_ID=307
Tags: Weather ; Meteorology ; Solar energy ; Technical Publications ; Commission for Climatology (CCl) ; TN 172 Add tag