U.S. Department of Energy Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

Impact of Soiling and Pollution on PV Generation Performance

This 5-page technical letter addresses air pollution effects on PV performance by quantifying, based on a literature search, the average annual loss due to soiling, the impact of cleaning, and a recommended cleaning schedule.

Location:
San Jose, California
United States
Date
October, 2009
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John Miller, Jaya Jackson (CH2M HILL)
Locations
San Jose,