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Applicable to SunDAT Pro, Standard, & Essential


Question:

How does SunDAT run energy analysis?  Does it have it’s own energy analysis program?


Solution:

SunDAT uses NREL System Advisor Model(SAM) to generate production estimates.  NREL SAM  is a techno-economic model designed to facilitate decision making for people involved in the renewable energy industry run by the US Department of Energy. You can find out more about NREL SAM by going to their site.