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Task 35 - PV/Thermal Systems


A Review of PV Solar Thermal and Thermal Collector Models in TRNSYS
A Review of PV Solar Thermal and Thermal Collector Models in TRNSYS
November 2009 - PDF 0.96MB
By: Mike Collins, University of Waterloo, Canada
Document Number: DB1-A
This report assesses availability of PV and Solar Thermal system models. it is intended as a reference for those developing new models.
Instructions for Installing and Using the Downloadable Model Package in TRNSYS
Instructions for Installing and Using the Downloadable Model Package in TRNSYS
November 2009 - PDF 0.96MB
By: Mike Collins, University of Waterloo, Canada and Veronique Delisle, CANMET Energy Technology Centre
Document Number: DB3-1
This document describes the new models and the modifications made to existing models, and provides instructions for installing the models contained in the downloadable package.The TRNSYS package is required to use these models. A simplified stand-alone package can be downloaded under Task 35 publications.
TRNSYS Models
November 2009 - Posted: 4/30/2012
Document Number: DB3-2
Recommended Standard for the Characterization and Monitoring of PV/Thermal Systems
Recommended Standard for the Characterization and Monitoring of PV/Thermal Systems
November 2009 - PDF 0.92MB
By: Mike Collins, University of Waterloo, Canada and Herbert Zondag, ECN, Netherlands
Document Number: DB-2
This report covers the proposed practice to characterize and monitor PV/Thermal systems, and identifies and addresses the gaps that currently exist in characterization and monitoring activities. It details schemes for flat-plate style thermal collectors, but not PV/Thermal systems based on concentrating collectors.
Outcome of PVT Market Survey Interviews
Outcome of PVT Market Survey Interviews
July 2008 - PDF 0.33MB
Editor: Joakim Byström, Priono AB
Document Number: DA1-2
Summary of 65 interviews conducted in Canada, Denmark, Germany, Italy, Spain and Sweden.
Report on the TRYNSYS/TRNSED Simulation Tool
Report on the TRYNSYS/TRNSED Simulation Tool
July 2008 - PDF 0.92MB
By: Bengt Perers, Technical University of Denmark and Björn Karlsson, Lund University, Sweden
Document Number: DB3-2
PV/Thermal System Simulation Tool
January 2008 - Posted: 4/30/2012
Document Number: DB3-2
Market, Modeling, Testing and Demonstration in the Framework of IEA SHC Task 35 on PV/Thermal Solar Systems
Market, Modeling, Testing and Demonstration in the Framework of IEA SHC Task 35 on PV/Thermal Solar Systems
September 2007 - PDF 0.57MB
By: J. Hansen, H. Sorensen, J. Bystrom, M. Collins & B. Karlsson
Document Number: DE2-5
Paper from the 22nd European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition, September 3-7, 2007 in Milan, Italy
Measurement Report - Test of PVT Module SolarWall PVT
Measurement Report - Test of PVT Module SolarWall PVT
June 2007 - PDF 1.06MB
By: Ivan Katic, Danish Technological Institute
Measurement Report - Test of PV/T Module "PVtwin"
Measurement Report - Test of PV/T Module "PVtwin"
December 2006 - PDF 1.18MB
By: Ivan Katic, Danish Technological Institute
Document Number: DC4-1

Report covers measurements taken at the Danish Technological Institute's outdoor test facility in Taastrup, Denmark in the period June-September 2006. The results are valid for the tested prototype exclusively.

PV/T Collectors: Technologies Combine to Increase Output
PV/T Collectors: Technologies Combine to Increase Output
December 2006 - PDF 0.13MB
Document Number: DE2-4
Article published in the IEA SHC Solar Update Newsletter, December 2006.
IEA SHC Task 35 PV/Thermal Solar Systems
IEA SHC Task 35 PV/Thermal Solar Systems
August 2006 - PDF 0.15MB
By: J. Hansen & H. Sorensen
Document Number: DE2-3
Paper on Task 35 and PV/Thermal Solar Systems from the World Renewable Energy Congress on August 19-25, 2006 in Firenze, Italy.
Commercially Available PV/T Products
Commercially Available PV/T Products
July 2006 - PDF 1.16MB
By: H. A. Zondag
Document Number: DA2-1
This document is an overview of commercially available PV/T products.
PV/Thermische Solaranlagen
PV/Thermische Solaranlagen
Stand der Entwicklungen in der IEA Task 35
February 2006 - PDF 0.21MB
By: Von Jan Hansen and Henrik Sorensen
Document Number: DE2-2
Article (in German) on Task 35 and PV/Thermal Solar Systems published in the Austrian Journal "erneuerbare energie".
Task 35 Flyer
Task 35 Flyer
PDF 0.5MB
Document Number: DE3-1