Y. El Mghouchi1*, A. El Bouardi1, Z. Choulli1, T. Ajzoul1
1ETEE, Faculty of Sciences, Abdelmalek Essaadi University, Tetuan, Morocco
P.B. 2121, Mhannech 2 .Tetuan 93030, Morocco
* Corresponding author. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: 22 June 2014; revised version accepted: 01 December 2014
For optimize the use of the solar energy, a fundamental need is the knowledge of the solar irradiance at a given position. The present work treats the problem of prediction of the direct, diffuse and global solar flues at a given position, by using empirical models. We are interested in this study of the Tetuan city Northern of Morocco (35.57361 latitude, -5.37528 longitude). We chose to use and study three empirical models among the existing ones in the literature. The results obtained by these models have generally a good concordance with the data acquired by our meteorological station.
Keywords : Solar radiations; Meteorological parameters; Solar radiation models; Numerical simulation; Renewable energy.