Product Purchase

The price for the Solar Design Studio 6.0 CD-ROM is US$249.00 + $10.00 for shipping and handling.   Several payment options are available:

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You have the option of purchasing the Solar Design Studio with the 30 Year Climate Archive (a $200.00 value) FREE.  This CD is now available containing the full 30-year archived datasets (1961-1990) of each of the 237 U.S. locations contained in the National Solar Radiation Database. This is the original data that was used to construct Typical Meteorological Year 2 (TMY2) files. Users have the option of installing data by state. The files are fully tested and compatible with PV-DesignPro. Professional PV system designers: you can now use this data to inform customers of the expected variation of the year-to-year performance of their system.


 

Historical Climate Data Archive:

A CD is available containing the full 30-year archived datasets (1961-1990) of each of the 237 U.S. locations contained in the National Solar Radiation Database. This is the original data that was used to construct Typical Meteorological Year 2 (TMY2) files. By selecting good, average, and below average years for solar energy at selected sites, designers can better estimate the annual distribution of system performance. The CD contains 1.7 Gigabytes of compressed climate data. Users have the option of installing data by state. The files are fully tested and compatible with PV-DesignPro. Retail price is $190 + $10 shipping.