Publications

Scientific paper

Site-adaptation of satellite-based DNI and GHI time series: overview and SolarGIS approach

Cebecauer T., Šúri M., 2015. Site-adaptation of satellite-based DNI and GHI time series: overview and SolarGIS approach. SolarPACES conference, September 2015, Cape Town, South Africa

Scientific paper

Typical Meteorological Year Data: SolarGIS Approach

Cebecauer T., Šúri M., 2015. Typical Meteorological Year Data: SolarGIS Approach. Energy Procedia, Volume 69, May 2015, Pages 1958-1969

Scientific paper

Accuracy-enhanced solar resource maps of South Africa

Cebecauer T., Šúri M., Meyer A. J., van Niekerk J. L., 2015. Accuracy-enhanced solar resource maps of South Africa. Proceedings of the SASEC 2015 Conference, Skukuza, South Africa, 12 May 2015

This contribution achieved Outstanding paper award in solar resource session
Presentation

Uncertainty of satellite-based solar resource data

Cebecauer T., Šúri M., 2015. Uncertainty of satellite-based solar resource data. Presented at ISES Webinar on Solar Resource Data Applications for Utility Planning and Operations, 23 Feb 2015

Book

Semi-Empirical Satellite Models

Cebecauer T., Šúri M., Perez R., 2013. Semi-Empirical Satellite Models. In Kleissl J. (ed.) Solar Energy Forecasting and Resource Assessment, Academic press, pp. 21-48

Scientific paper

Cloud cover impact on photovoltaic power production in South Africa

Cebecauer T., Šúri M., Skoczek A., Meyer R., Marais R., Mushwana C., Reinecke J., 2014. Cloud cover impact on photovoltaic power production in South Africa. Proceedings of the SASEC 2014 Conference, Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 28 January 2014

Scientific paper

Satellite-based solar resource data: Model validation statistics versus user’s uncertainty

Cebecauer T., Šúri M., 2014. Satellite-based solar resource data: Model validation statistics versus user’s uncertainty. ASES SOLAR 2014 Conference, San Francisco, 7-9 July 2014

Pop-science

Why To Use Satellite-Based Solar Resource Data in PV Performance Assessment. Analysis of solar radiation variability in 2014, 2013 and 2012 for North America

Solargis team, 2015. Why To Use Satellite-Based Solar Resource Data in PV Performance Assessment. Analysis of solar radiation variability in 2014, 2013 and 2012 for North America. Published at solarassetmanagement.us website

Scientific paper

SolarGIS: Solar Data And Online Applications For PV Planning And Performance Assessment

Cebecauer T., Šúri M., Skoczek A., 2011. SolarGIS: Solar Data And Online Applications For PV Planning And Performance Assessment. 26th European Photovoltaics Solar Energy Conference, September 2011, Hamburg, Germany

Scientific paper

A power-rating model for crystalline silicon PV modules

Skoczek A., Huld T., Friesen G., Kenny R. P., Sample T., Field M., Dunlop E. D., 2011. A power-rating model for crystalline silicon PV modules. Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, 95, 12, 3359-3369

Scientific paper

Preliminary survey on site-adaptation techniques for satellite-derived and reanalysis solar radiation datasets

Cebecauer T., Šúri M., Polo J., Wilbert S., Ruiz-Arias J. A., Meyer R., Gueymard C., Martín L., Mieslinger T., Blanc P., Grant I., Bolan J., Ineichen P., Remund J., Escobar R., Troccoli A., Sengupta M., Nielsen K. P., Renne D., Geuder N., 2016. Preliminary survey on site-adaptation techniques for satellite-derived and reanalysis solar radiation datasets. Solar Energy, Volume 132, July 2016, Pages 25–37

Scientific paper

Preliminary survey on site-adaptation techniques for satellite-derived and reanalysis solar radiation datasets

Šúri M., Polo J., Wilbert S., Ruiz-Arias J. A., Meyer R., Martín L., Mieslinger T., Blanc P., Grant I., Ineichen P., Remund J., Escobar R., Troccoli A., Sengupta M., Nielsen K. P., Renne D., Geuder N., Gueymard C. A., Boland J., 2016. Preliminary survey on site-adaptation techniques for satellite-derived and reanalysis solar radiation datasets. Accepted for publication in Solar Energy

Scientific paper

Dissecting surface clear sky irradiance bias in numerical weather prediction: Application and corrections to the New Goddard shortwave scheme

Ruiz-Arias J. A., Zhong X., Kleissl J., 2016. Dissecting surface clear sky irradiance bias in numerical weather prediction: Application and corrections to the New Goddard shortwave scheme. Accepted for publication in Solar Energy

Scientific paper

Solar Resource Potential Mapping: Country Study of The State of Palestine

Cebecauer T., Šúri M., Šúriová N., Beták J., Skoczek A., Schnierer B., Madleňáková V., Ferechová I., 2015. Solar Resource Potential Mapping: Country Study of The State of Palestine. Proceedings of the GIS Ostrava 2015 Conference, Ostrava, Czech Republic, 26 January 2015

Scientific paper

The South African REIPPP Two-tier CSP Tariff: Implications for a Proposed Hybrid CSP Peaking System

Cebecauer T., Silinga C., Gauché P., Rudman J., 2015. The South African REIPPP Two-tier CSP Tariff: Implications for a Proposed Hybrid CSP Peaking System. Energy Procedia, Volume 69, May 2015, Pages 1431-1440

Pop-science

Solar Resource – Key Information for Solar Energy Industry. (Slnecné žiarenie – základný zdroj informácií pre solárnu energetiku)

Cebecauer T., Šúri M., Šúriová N., Beták J., 2015. Solar Resource – Key Information for Solar Energy Industry. (Slnecné žiarenie – základný zdroj informácií pre solárnu energetiku). Journal Životné prostredie, 2015, 49, 1, p. 15 – 21., 2015

In Slovak with extended abstract in English
Scientific paper

Validation of direct normal irradiance predictions under arid conditions: A review of radiative models and their turbidity-dependent performance

Ruiz-Arias J. A., Gueymard C. A., 2015. Validation of direct normal irradiance predictions under arid conditions: A review of radiative models and their turbidity-dependent performance. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Vol. 45, pp. 379 – 396

Scientific paper

An advanced ANN-based method to estimate hourly solar radiation from multi-spectral MSG imagery

Ruiz-Arias J. A., Tovar-Pescador J., Quesada-Ruiz S., Linares-Rodríguez A., Pozo-Vázquez D., 2015. An advanced ANN-based method to estimate hourly solar radiation from multi-spectral MSG imagery. Solar Energy, Vol. 115, pp. 494 – 504

Scientific paper

Assessing the surface solar radiation budget in the WRF model: A spatio-temporal analysis of the bias and its causes

Ruiz-Arias J. A., Tovar-Pescador J., Arbizu-Barrena C., Santos-Alamillos F. J., Pozo-Vazquez D, 2015. Assessing the surface solar radiation budget in the WRF model: A spatio-temporal analysis of the bias and its causes. Monthly Weather Review, Vol. 144, pp. 703 - 711

Scientific paper

Extensive worldwide validation and climate sensitivity analysis of direct irradiance predictions from 1-min global irradiance

Ruiz-Arias J. A., Gueymard C. A., 2015. Extensive worldwide validation and climate sensitivity analysis of direct irradiance predictions from 1-min global irradiance. Volume 128, April 2016, Pages 1–30