A typical meteorological year for energy simulations in Hamilton, New Zealand

Anderson, T.N., Duke, M. and Carson, J.K. 2007, A typical meteorological year for energy simulations in Hamilton, New Zealand, IPENZ Engineering TreNz, no. 2007-03, pp. 1-7.

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Title A typical meteorological year for energy simulations in Hamilton, New Zealand
Author(s) Anderson, T.N.
Duke, M.
Carson, J.K.
Journal name IPENZ Engineering TreNz
Issue number 2007-03
Start page 1
End page 7
Publisher Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand
Place of publication Wellington, N. Z.
Publication date 2007
ISSN 1177-0422
Keyword(s) typical meteorological year
energy use
system performance
solar energy
Hamilton
Summary Typical Meteorological Year (TMY) data is used extensively in building energy simulations and solar energy analysis. TMY data for New Zealand, however, is relatively limited and no such data existed for Hamilton. Ten years of hourly meteorological data was analysed, and a TMY was developed. Simulations using the TMY data were conducted to determine the performance of a solar pool-heating system. It was found that the TMY was able to predict the annual performance of this system to within 2% of the long-term mean. It is intended that this TMY could be used to perform simulations on building energy use and solar heating systems in Hamilton.
Language eng
Field of Research 091399 Mechanical Engineering not elsewhere classified
HERDC Research category C1.1 Refereed article in a scholarly journal
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30023016

Document type: Journal Article
Collection: School of Engineering
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