2017 PVPMC – Lugano, Switzerland

2017 7th PV Performance Modeling Workshop group photo in Lugano, Switzerland

Lugano, Switzerland

Day 1: Thursday March 30, 2017

WelcomeRoman RudelSUPSI
Introduction to IEA PVPS Task 13 activitiesUlrike JahnTÜV Rheinland
Introduction to the 7th PVPMC Workshop (5946 downloads) Joshua SteinSandia National Laboratories

1. Energy Rating

Chaired by Ralph Gottschalg, CREST

Towards and energy-based parameter for photovoltaic classificationStephan WinterPTB
Overview on Energy Rating standard (IEC 61853 part 1-4)Ralph GottschalgCREST
EN 50380 ed. 2.0: What is new? What’s coming next?Bengt JaeckelUL
Presentation of draft IEC 61853 part 3Thomas HuldJRC
New approach for energy yield assessment with linear performance loss analysis (LPLA)Markus SchweigerTÜV Rheinland
Reference data sets for IEC61853 part 4Thomas HuldJRC
Measuring the spectral and angular distribution of the diffuse solar radianceStefan

2. PV Module Modeling

Chaired by Robert Kenny, JRC and Joshua Stein, Sandia National Laboratories

Overview of Photovoltaic Module Performance Modeling Approaches (5988 downloads) Joshua SteinSandia National Laboratories
PV module modelling in PVsyst, in view of IEC 61853Bruno WittmerPVsyst
More accurate module performance predictions using a new model based on IEC-61853 dataJanine FreemanNREL
Modeling of PV module temperature using steady state models: analysis for different climatesElena BarykinaUni Oldenburg
Choosing the best empirical model for predicting energy yieldSteve RansomeSRCL
Propagation of measurement uncertainties into kWh predictionChristian ReiseFraunhofer ISE
Sensitivity analysis for energy rating: Linearity, T-coefficient and AOI dependence of a reference solar cellThomas FeyPTB
Energy rating and module performance ratio uncertaintyMartin BlissCREST

Day 2: Friday March 31, 2017

3. Cell and Module Calibration Methods and Uncertainties

Chaired by Stefan Winter, PTB

The laser-based differential spectral responsivity facility at PTB: Calibration services for energy ratingIngo KrögerPTB
Uncertainty in DSR measurements according to approximations defined in the IEC 60904-8Carsten SchinkeISFH
Accurate indoor data for energy ratingJochen Hohl EbingerFraunhofer ISE
Measurement techniques for energy rating of PV modules at TÜV Rheinland PV Test LaboratoryWerner HerrmannTÜV Rheinland
Performance of PV modules under different irradiances and temperaturesRobert KennyJRC

4. Energy Prediction of New Technologies or Features

Chaired by Francesco Frontini, SUPSI

BIPV needs: SUPSI experiences beyond standard test conditionsPierluigi BonomoSUPSI
Simulation-based energy yield analysis of building integrated photovoltaic systemsJohannes EisenlohrFraunhofer ISE
Modeling of mismatch losses due to partial shading in PV plants with custom modulesGianluca CorbelliniSUPSI
Energy yield measurements of MLPE components and comparison with simulation resultsDirk StellbogenZSW
Characterizing and modeling the performance of bifacial photovoltaic modules and systems (5923 downloads) Joshua SteinSandia National Laboratories