Tetti FV

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Program for the simulation, design and calculation of grid connected photovoltaic systems. The system components are loaded from the system database. Tetti FV is a simple and efficient system design for all photovoltaic system configurations. Screen Shots

Keywords

photovoltaic, PV, energy performance, design, PV system sizing, PV system simulation, grid-connected PV systems

Validation/Testing

N/A

Expertise Required

High level of computer literacy not required. Basic knowledge about solar energy and photovoltaics. Some basic concepts are developed in the contextual help system.

Users

More than 100.

Audience

architects, engineers, researchers, federal agencies, research universities, research laboratories

Input

Very easy import of weather files (user defined). Easy choice of module, string and system inverters. Any number of arrays set up at varying angles. Automatic configuration of photovoltaic systems.

Output

Complete report describing the system parameters and main results. Export of data. Economic evaluation.

Computer Platform

PC-compatible, 386 or higher.

Programming Language

Visual Basic

Strengths

Ease of use. Large component and meteo database, easily extendable. Many didactic tools (solar geometry, weather optimisations, component behaviors).

Weaknesses

-

Contact

Company:

Studio IESL

Address:

146 Catania Street
Palermo 90141
Italy

Telephone:

:+39 (91) 343289

Facsimile:

+39 (91) 343289

E-mail:

info@studioiesl.com

Website:

http://www.studioiesl.com

Availability

Downloadable from the web (about 8MB). Evaluation copy with limit capabilities for ten runs. Tetti FV is available in Italian and English versions. Software prices are 289 for First user license and 150 for each additional machine.