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PVSYST V6.

39 27/02/17 Page 1/3

Grid-Connected System: Simulation parameters

Project : Grid-Connected Project at Theni, Tamilnadu 1


Geographical Site Theni, Tamilnadu 1 Country India
Situation Latitude 10.0N Longitude 77.5E
Time defined as Legal Time Time zone UT+5.5 Altitude 303 m
Albedo 0.20
Meteo data: Theni, Tamilnadu 1 Synthetic - Solar GIS

Simulation variant : New simulation variant


Simulation date 27/02/17 18h11

Simulation parameters
Collector Plane Orientation Tilt 10 Azimuth 0
Models used Transposition Perez Diffuse Erbs, Meteonorm
Horizon Free Horizon
Near Shadings No Shadings

PV Array Characteristics
PV module Si-poly Model TSM-320PEG14
Custom parameters definition Manufacturer Trina Solar

Number of PV modules In series 20 modules In parallel 1563 strings


Total number of PV modules Nb. modules 31260 Unit Nom. Power 320 Wp
Array global power Nominal (STC) 10003 kWp At operating cond. 8973 kWp (50C)
Array operating characteristics (50C) U mpp 666 V I mpp 13468 A
Total area Module area 61338 m Cell area 54783 m

Inverter Model 1250KW_SOLAR PCS


Manufacturer HITACHI
Characteristics Operating Voltage 525-900 V Unit Nom. Power 1250 kWac
Inverter pack Nb. of inverters 8 units Total Power 10000 kWac

PV Array loss factors


Array Soiling Losses Loss Fraction 2.0 %
Thermal Loss factor Uc (const) 29.0 W/mK Uv (wind) 0.0 W/mK / m/s
Wiring Ohmic Loss Global array res. 0.83 mOhm Loss Fraction 1.5 % at STC
LID - Light Induced Degradation Loss Fraction 2.0 %
Module Quality Loss Loss Fraction -0.4 %
Module Mismatch Losses Loss Fraction 1.0 % at MPP
Incidence effect, ASHRAE parametrization IAM = 1 - bo (1/cos i - 1) bo Param. 0.05

System loss factors


AC loss, transfo to injection Grid Voltage 33 kV
Wires: 3x150.0 mm 7062 m Loss Fraction 0.8 % at STC
External transformer Iron loss (24H connexion) 9843 W Loss Fraction 0.1 % at STC
Resistive/Inductive losses 0.1 mOhm Loss Fraction 1.0 % at STC
Unavailability of the system 7.3 days, 3 periods Time fraction 2.0 %

User's needs : Unlimited load (grid)

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Grid-Connected System: Main results


Project : Grid-Connected Project at Theni, Tamilnadu 1
Simulation variant : New simulation variant

Main system parameters System type Grid-Connected


PV Field Orientation tilt 10 azimuth 0
PV modules Model TSM-320PEG14 Pnom 320 Wp
PV Array Nb. of modules 31260 Pnom total 10003 kWp
Inverter Model 1250KW_SOLAR PCS Pnom 1250 kW ac
Inverter pack Nb. of units 8.0 Pnom total 10000 kW ac
User's needs Unlimited load (grid)

Main simulation results


System Production Produced Energy 16410 MWh/year Specific prod. 1640 kWh/kWp/year
Performance Ratio PR 80.3 %

Normalized productions (per installed kWp): Nominal power 10003 kWp Performance Ratio PR
8 1.0
PR : Performance Ratio (Yf / Yr) : 0.803
Lc : Collection Loss (PV-array losses) 0.88 kWh/kWp/day
Ls : System Loss (inverter, ...) 0.23 kWh/kWp/day
7 Yf : Produced useful energy (inverter output) 4.49 kWh/kWp/day

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Normalized Energy [kWh/kWp/day]

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Performance Ratio PR

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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

New simulation variant


Balances and main results

GlobHor T Amb GlobInc GlobEff EArray E_Grid EffArrR EffSysR


kWh/m C kWh/m kWh/m MWh MWh % %
January 172.0 21.60 189.3 179.9 1613 1467 13.88 12.63
February 177.0 23.20 189.0 180.2 1589 1541 13.70 13.29
March 211.0 25.80 216.5 206.4 1796 1621 13.53 12.20
April 193.0 27.10 190.2 180.7 1577 1530 13.52 13.11
May 184.0 27.10 176.1 166.8 1469 1426 13.60 13.20
June 159.0 25.10 151.0 142.7 1277 1154 13.79 12.46
July 153.0 24.40 145.7 137.6 1234 1196 13.81 13.38
August 158.0 24.50 154.3 146.0 1306 1267 13.81 13.39
September 167.0 24.80 168.0 159.7 1410 1367 13.69 13.26
October 156.0 23.90 162.5 154.2 1379 1337 13.83 13.41
November 134.0 22.50 142.5 135.2 1217 1179 13.92 13.49
December 146.0 21.49 159.0 150.7 1366 1326 14.01 13.59
Year 2010.0 24.29 2044.2 1940.2 17234 16410 13.74 13.09

Legends: GlobHor Horizontal global irradiation EArray Effective energy at the output of the array
T Amb Ambient Temperature E_Grid Energy injected into grid
GlobInc Global incident in coll. plane EffArrR Effic. Eout array / rough area
GlobEff Effective Global, corr. for IAM and shadings EffSysR Effic. Eout system / rough area

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Grid-Connected System: Loss diagram


Project : Grid-Connected Project at Theni, Tamilnadu 1
Simulation variant : New simulation variant

Main system parameters System type Grid-Connected


PV Field Orientation tilt 10 azimuth 0
PV modules Model TSM-320PEG14 Pnom 320 Wp
PV Array Nb. of modules 31260 Pnom total 10003 kWp
Inverter Model 1250KW_SOLAR PCS Pnom 1250 kW ac
Inverter pack Nb. of units 8.0 Pnom total 10000 kW ac
User's needs Unlimited load (grid)

Loss diagram over the whole year

2010 kWh/m Horizontal global irradiation


+1.7% Global incident in coll. plane

-3.2% IAM factor on global


-2.0% Soiling loss factor

1940 kWh/m * 61338 m coll. Effective irradiance on collectors


efficiency at STC = 16.31% PV conversion

19404 MWh Array nominal energy (at STC effic.)


0.0% PV loss due to irradiance level

-7.8% PV loss due to temperature

+0.4% Module quality loss

-2.0% LID - Light induced degradation


-1.0% Module array mismatch loss
-1.0% Ohmic wiring loss
17234 MWh Array virtual energy at MPP

-1.5% Inverter Loss during operation (efficiency)


0.0% Inverter Loss over nominal inv. power
0.0% Inverter Loss due to power threshold
0.0% Inverter Loss over nominal inv. voltage
0.0% Inverter Loss due to voltage threshold
16972 MWh Available Energy at Inverter Output

-1.8% System unavailability


-0.4% AC ohmic loss
-1.1% External transfo loss

16410 MWh Energy injected into grid

PVsyst Licensed to Rays power infra pvt ltd Jaipur (India)