AI FORECAST SOLAR RADIATION FOR TODAY AND TOMORROW

This service will be released soon. In the meantime, please use this service.

 

WHY USING AI FORECAST SERVICE ?

This service is useful to : 

  • Integrate solar radiation forecast for storage and sales revenue optimization
  • Manage today deficit of production with the forecast values made the day before and reduce costs
  • Optimize the electricity storage system associated with your power plant production
  • Manage efficiently your electricity consumption from your off grid solar panels.

METHODOLOGY OF THE SERVICE

This service uses as inputs : 

  • Historical solar data from HelioClim 3: Global Horizontal Irradiation and ToA
  • Historical CAMS McClear: clear sky radiation
  • GFS Historical and Forecast datasets
With artificial intelligence tool, the service provides irradiation data forecast for today and tomorrow.
Ai Forecast is updated 4 times a day for more accurate forecast data.
 

FEATURES OF THE SERVICE

AI Forecast delivers solar radiation forecast for today and tomorrow with theses features: 

  • Horizontal radiation values, (tilted and normal planes are in validation process and will be released soon)
  • Time step of 15 min and 1 hour
  • 4 daily updates
  • Meteosat 11 satellite images with 3 km resolution
  • Relief shadows taken into account
  • Aerosols and pollution provided by CAMS IFS weather forecast
  • Compatible with calibration for data improvement
  • Automatic access with API
This service can provide along with solar radiation data the meteorological data from GFS Forecast : Temperature (at 2 m), Relative Humidity (at 2 m), Pressure (at 2 m), Wind speed and direction (at 10 m), RainfallSnowfall and Snow depth
 
 
This graph shows the solar radiation AI Forecast in comparison with GFS Forecast numerical meteorological model and the real-time solar radiation from HelioClim-3 Real-Time service.