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PREFERRED TERM
global horizontal irradiance
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • Solar power (instantaneous rate of total radiant energy) attenuated by all constituents of the atmosphere and falling on a horizontal surface on the Earth per unit time. Global horizontal irradiance integrates direct, diffuse and reflected components of solar power [W.m-2].

DESCRIPTION
  • Solar power (instantaneous rate of total radiant energy) attenuated by all constituents of the atmosphere and falling on a horizontal surface on the Earth per unit time. Global horizontal irradiance integrates direct, diffuse and reflected components of solar power [W.m-2].

IDENTIFIER
  • globalHorizontalIrradiance

TITLE
  • global horizontal irradiance

URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/SolarPotentialValue/globalHorizontalIrradiance
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