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SoDa delivers solar radiation and meteorological data services for solar photovoltaic and thermal site prospection and electricity production monitoring and forecasting.

SoDa also provides spectral radiation services for agriculture and health domains.

It is an access to many meteorological, altitude, astronomy, atmosphere and typical years services.

SoDa contributes to the creation of solar atlases and solar cadasters.

Helioclim-3 solar radiation database

  • Direct, diffuse, reflected and global solar radiation

  • Radiation components at normal, tilted and horizontal planes

  • From Feb. 2004 up to tomorrow

  • From 1 min to 1 month

  • From Meteosat-11 satellite images (3 km resolution)

  • Relief shadows taken into account

  • Web portals and automatic (API) accesses to data

Value-added services for your activities

     
HELIOCLIM-3 ARCHIVES   HELIOCLIM-3 REAL-TIME   AI SOLAR FORECAST   IRRADIATION VOLUME OF DATA
Historical solar radiation data for long-term evaluation of the solar resource on prospect areas   Benchmark real-time irradiation to assess electricity production of your solar powerplant   Integrate solar resource forecast to estimate tomorrow production for storage and sales revenue optimization   Get long-term irradiation time-series at the scale of your choice
             
     
REAL-TIME IRRADIATION MAPS   SOLAR ATLASES   SOLAR CADASTERS   TYPICAL METEOROLOGICAL YEAR
Identify cloud motion at countries scale   Identify the best sites to implement your solar farm project   Assess the productivity of your photovoltaic roof project   Back up your solar farm feasibility report with 1 year of median and pessimistic solar and meteorological scenarios
             
     
CALIBRATION   HISTORICAL WEATHER DATA   WEATHER FORECAST DATA   SPECTRAL RADIATION
Get high quality solar radiation data from our database with a correction using short-term in-sity measurements   Get time series of 40 years of meteorological data from MERRA-2 service   Get up to day + 3 meteorological forecast time series from GFS   Spectral radiation values in the range defined by the user, in real time, in clear sky and in all weather conditions.

SoDa's support and consultancy

SoDa team is strongly involved in research and innovation and has the objective to provide you solar knowledge and to support your business activities.

SoDa's annual solar training, co-organized with Mines ParisTech research center, is the opportunity to get knowledge about solar radiation calculation methods.

SoDa's researchers are devoted to respond to your needs and concerns in the solar domain.

SoDa's FIGURES

       
35+ years of research   76 000 unique visitors in 2018   135 million automatic data requests to HC3 in 2018   170+ testimonies on real cases from users   70+ annual subscriptions to
HC3