Solar radiation on cloudy days

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Journal titleASHRAE Transactions
Pages18; # of pages: 8
Subjectsolar radiation; clouds; heat balances; building mechanical engineering; nuage; thermobalance; calcul des installations
AbstractSolar radiation is one of the most important components of the heat balance at the outside surfaces of buildings, and the solar heat that enters a building through the windows is a major element in the total heat gain by the building. Accurate data on solar intensities are important, therefore, in several phases of building design, particularly in the design of the air conditioning system.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC number11111
NPARC number20374810
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Record created2012-07-23
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