World - High Resolution Solar Resource (GHI, DIF, GTI, DNI) GIS Data, (Global Solar Atlas)

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Developed by SOLARGIS and provided by the Global Solar Atlas (GSA), this data resource contains solar resource data for: direct normal irradiation (DNI), global horizontal irradiation (GHI), diffuse horizontal irradiation data (DIF), and global irradiation for optimally tilted surfaces (GTI), all in kWh/m² covering the globe. Data is provided in a geographic spatial reference (EPSG:4326). The resolution (pixel size) of solar resource data (GHI, DIF, GTI, DNI) is 9 arcsec (nominally 250 m). Due to the large amount of data, the coverage has been divided into eight segments. Four segments for the North hemisphere: WWN (West-west-north), WN (West-north), EN (East-north), EEN (East-east-north). Analogically four segments for the South hemisphere: WWS, WS, ES, EES. The data is hyperlinked under 'resources' with the following characteristics: DNI LTAy_AvgDailyTotals (GeoTIFF) Data format: raster (gridded), GEOTIFF File size : 343.99 MB For individual country or regional data downloads please see: (use the drop-down menu to select country or region of interest) For data provided in AAIGrid please see: For more information and terms of use, please, read metadata, provided in PDF and XML format for each data layer in a download file. For other data formats, resolution or time aggregation, please, visit Solargis website. Data can be used for visualization, further processing, and geo-analysis in all mainstream GIS software with raster data processing capabilities (such as open source QGIS, commercial ESRI ArcGIS products and others).

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Last Updated May 16, 2020, 15:14 (UTC)
Created May 6, 2020, 07:19 (UTC)
Topic Extractive industries
Country Uruguay; Macao; Palau; Estonia; Nicaragua; Russian Federation; Philippines; Finland; Croatia; China; Rwanda; Gibraltar; Isle of Man; Anguilla; Guinea-Bissau; France; Armenia; Niue; Brazil; Belgium; Angola; Puerto Rico; Panama; Paraguay; Gambia; New Zealand; Sweden; Greenland; Fiji; Syrian Arab Republic; Kyrgyzstan; Antigua and Barbuda; El Salvador; Indonesia; Kuwait; Bulgaria; Iraq; Argentina; Monaco; Sri Lanka; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Portugal; Hong Kong; Comoros; Botswana; Sierra Leone; Micronesia, Federated States of; South Sudan; Iran, Islamic Republic of; Romania; Turkey; Lebanon; Azerbaijan; Seychelles; Israel; Sao Tome and Principe; Ukraine; Bolivia, Plurinational State of; Thailand; Korea, Republic of; Northern Mariana Islands; Côte d'Ivoire; Martinique; Bermuda; Czechia; Myanmar; Cameroon; Cyprus; Jamaica; Suriname; Togo; United States; Saint Lucia; Turkmenistan; Italy; Yemen; Mexico; Brunei Darussalam; Liechtenstein; Montserrat; Zimbabwe; Maldives; Malaysia; Latvia; Nepal; Dominica; Cook Islands; Georgia; Algeria; Cabo Verde; Bahrain; Burkina Faso; South Africa; Tunisia; Switzerland; Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of; Albania; Mali; Madagascar; Virgin Islands, British; Montenegro; Oman; Cayman Islands; Peru; Niger; Dominican Republic; Ghana; Spain; Australia; Ecuador; Burundi; New Caledonia; Nauru; Netherlands; Mauritania; Guinea; Ethiopia; Uganda; Senegal; Poland; Japan; Andorra; Haiti; Bangladesh; United Arab Emirates; Vanuatu; Faroe Islands; Bhutan; Pakistan; Papua New Guinea; Equatorial Guinea; Korea, Democratic People's Republic of; Djibouti; Ireland; Sudan; Kiribati; Eswatini; India; Aruba; Luxembourg; Bahamas; Timor-Leste; Saint Kitts and Nevis; American Samoa; Singapore; Lithuania; Belize; Austria; Canada; Trinidad and Tobago; French Polynesia; San Marino; Greece; Palestine, State of; Jordan; Chad; Iceland; Somalia; Taiwan, Province of China; Turks and Caicos Islands; Grenada; Afghanistan; Morocco; Tanzania, United Republic of; Lao People's Democratic Republic; Benin; Chile; Libya; Belarus; Congo; Barbados; Eritrea; Curaçao; Norway; Honduras; Tajikistan; Tonga; Liberia; Slovenia; Zambia; Lesotho; Cambodia; Colombia; Saint Vincent and the Grenadines; Malawi; Germany; North Macedonia; Congo, The Democratic Republic of the; Slovakia; Denmark; Uzbekistan; Viet Nam; Marshall Islands; Qatar; Tuvalu; Virgin Islands, U.S.; Namibia; Costa Rica; Malta; Mozambique; Egypt; Mauritius; Cuba; Central African Republic; Gabon; Moldova, Republic of; Guam; United Kingdom; Serbia; Guatemala; Mongolia; Samoa; Solomon Islands; Nigeria
Published year 2020
Start date 2019

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