V3.10.0.8

Library Version: 6.31.7

This new patch includes the following new features/fixes:

  • Fixed the bug when trying to create a single-slope canopy in the east-west direction
    • Thanks to Felipe for identifying this
  • Removed limitation on number of rows when creating a canopy
    • Thanks to Raam for identifying this
  • Updated library 6.31.7
    • Jinko Solar Eagle 78TR G4b JKMxxxM-7RL3-TV 445W-465W
    • Boviet Solar BVM6613M9(L)-xxxL-HC-BF-DG 425W-440W
    • Risen Energy Jager Plus RSM144-6-xxxBMDG 415W-420W
    • Talesun BiPro TD6I72M 430W-450W
    • Hanwha Q-Cells Q.PEAK L-G7.2 385W-405W
    • Trina Solar Tallmax TSM-PE15H 340W-355W
    • Trina Solar Tallmax TSM-DE17M(II) 435W-455W
    • Trina Solar Tallmax TSM-PE15M 340W-360W
    • Jinko Solar Tiger Mono-facial N-Type JKMxxxN-7RL3-V 450W-470W
    • Jinko Solar Cheetah Plus JKMxxxM-78H-V 425W-445W
    • Canadian Solar HiKu CS3W-xxxMS 430W-455W
    • Canadian Solar BiHiKu CS3W-xxxMB-AG 420W-445W
    • JA Solar JAM72S20-xxx/MR 440W-465W
    • JA Solar Half-Cell JAM78S10-xxx/MR 415W-455W
    • Hanwha Q-Cells Q.PEAK L-G6.2+ 405W-425W
    • Canadian Solar HiKu CS3W-xxxP 420W-440W
    • SunPower SPR-A450-COM, SPR-A440-COM, SPR-A430-COM
    • Hanwha Q-Cells Q.PEAK DUO-G6.2 415W-435W
    • Hanwha Q-Cells Q.PEAK DUO L-G8 415W-430W
    • Talesun HiPro TD678M 410W-430W
    • Talesun HiPro TD678M(H) 410W-430W
    • Risen Energy Jager Plus RSM144-6-xxxM 395W-420W
    • Talesun BiStar TP6L72M 435W-455W
    • Talesun BiStar TP6L72M(H) 435W-455W
    • Risen Energy Jager Plus RSM156-6-xxxM 430W-455W
    • Jinko Solar Tiger F35 JKMxxxM-7RL3-V 450W-470W
    • Jinko Solar Tiger JKMxxxM-7RL3-TV45W-465W
    • JA Solar JAM72D30 520W-545W
    • Goodwe HT GW100K-HT, GW110K-HT, GW120K-HT, GW136K-HTH
    • SMA America MVPS 4000-S2-US, 4200-S2-US, 4400-S2-US, 4600-S2-US
    • Power Electronics, HEMK FS2445K, FS3670K, FS2340K, FS3510K, FS2285K, FS3430K, FS2235K, FS3350K, FS2180K, FS3270K, FS2125K, FS3190K
    • Sungrow SG5000UD, SG5000UD-20, SG1250UD, SG1500UD-20
    • Sungrow SG3400HV-20, SG3125HV-20, SG2500HV-20

V3.10.0.7

Library Version: 6.31.6

This new patch includes the following new features/fixes:

  • Fix to importing SolarAnywhere files for energy analysis
    • Thanks to Chris for identifying this bug
  • Updated library 6.31.6
    • Chint AstroTwins CHSM72M(DG)/F-BH 430W to 450W
    • Talesun Bipro TP6G72M 385W to 410W
    • Jinko Solar Tiger Bifacial JKM450N-7RL3-TV 450W-470W
    • Trina Solar Vertex TSM-DE18M(II) 480W-505W
    • Jinko Solar Tiger Bifacial JKM445M-7RL3-TV 445W-465W
    • Longi Solar LR4-78ZBD-465M 465W-485W
    • Longi Solar LR4-78ZPH-465M 465W-485W
    • Solaria PowerXT-400R-PM
    • FuturaSun Next FU M 360W-400W
    • FuturaSun FU P 300W-330W
    • FuturaSun FU M 340W-380W
    • FirstSolar_FS-6420A 420W-450W
    • Canadian Solar_CS6X-305P
    • Sunergy CSUN-410-72MH 385W-410W
    • Jinko Solar Tiger Mono-facial JKM455-7RL3-V 455W-475W
    • HT Solar Multiway+ HT72-156M(V)-C 385W-405W
    • HT Solar Highway HT72-156M(V) 355W-380W
    • HT Solar Highway+ HT72-156M(V) 380W-405W

V3.10.0.6

Library Version: 6.30.15

This new patch includes the following new features/fixes:

  • Updated library 6.30.15
    • SMA America Sunny Tripower CORE1 STP 33-US-41, 50-US-41, 62-US-41
    • SunGrow SG250HX, SG33CX, SG40CX, SG50CX, SG110CX, SG30CX
    • Gamesa Electric PV 2250, PV2500, PV 3400U
    • Vikram Somera Grand VSM, Somera P-Duplex, Somear Grand Ultima, Somera Grand Plus, Eldorra Grand
    • ET Solar ET-M672BH 425-440, Elite ET-M672BH TW 385-405
    • Canadian Solar CS3U 385MB-400MB
    • Dehui Solar Max, BiMax, Black
    • Longi Solar LR4-72HBD 440M-455M, LR6-72HIBD 360M-385M,
    • Hanwha Q-Cells Q.Peak L-G8.2 415-430
    • JA Solar JAM78D10 430/MB-450/MB
    • Jolywood JW-D72N 380-400, JWD60N 315-335, JW-HD144N 390-415, JW-HD156N 425-450, JWHD120N 325-350
    • Solartecc SOL 72-P 350, 72-M 380, 390, 400
    • Risen Energy Bifacial PERC RSM144-7 425BMDG-445BMDG
    • URE Peach D2k H8A 400-420, Glory BiFi D6L360O4A  & D6L370O4A
    • Chint AstroTwins CHSM72M(DG)/F-BH 430-450
  • Fixed cloning equipment issue
    • Thanks to Kira, Skye, and Lynne for identifying this issue
  • Fixed issue with support team receiving datasheets from customers
  • Disabled Web Service provided by Parallel Works.  Web service from PV Layout is still working
  • Shade profile for trackers disabled as a result of web service being disabled
  • In Energy Analysis, added self shading options for thin film and standard modules
    • Thanks to Debbie for the request
  • In Energy Analysis, created separate sections for Shading and Losses for clarity.
  • Fixed error in calculating acreage for Surface Heatmap when using more than one Location terrain tile.
    • Thanks to Kiran P for identifying this issue

V6.10.0.5

Library Version: 6.29.6

This new patch includes the following new features/fixes:

  • Added ‘Help’ buttons which directly link to the SunDAT Help Knowledgebase
  • Fix for shade profile issue with fixed tilt tables
    • Thanks to Ben for identifying this issue
  • Fix issue with storing table pile points which gave incorrect info for Layout Analysis
    • Thanks to Ben and Michael for identifying this issue
  • Updated library version to 6.29.6

V3.10.0.3

This new patch includes the following features/fixes:

  • Cost estimation and finance features are now only available for SunDAT Pro
  • Fixed issue with canopy azimuth during layout runs
    • Canopies should now be facing in the correct direction
    • Thanks to Michael for identifying this issue
  • Updated library version to version 6.28.9
  • Changed copyright year to ‘2020’

v3.10

This release of SunDAT includes the following features/fixes:

  • Revised SunDAT Web Service for parametric simulations
    • New Design Explorer view
    • No longer uses a credit-based system
    • Added metrics: Cost ($/wDC), LCOE, NPV, IRR
  • Cost estimation (via integration with PVBid)
    • Cost estimate provided for each layout (when activated in PV Layout settings)
    • Cost estimation screen to view detailed breakdown of each layout result
  • Financial modeling (via integration with SunFig)
    • LCOE, NPV & IRR provided for each layout (when activated in PV Layout settings)
    • Finance screen to view details for each layout result + charting of specific metrics over the system life
    • Detailed settings options to enable fine tuning of financial models and results
  • Revised installer (users can now choose installation location on their machine)
  • Additional filter options added to Site Overview for modules and inverters
  • Updates to the component cloning inputs in the Equipment Library
  • Added table of monthly energy data to Energy Analysis report
  • Table quantity split into separate columns in layout results export
    • Thanks to James for this suggestion
  • Fixed issue with layout running slowly when “Edges” selected as Start Point
    • Thanks to Shawna & Ben for identifying this issue
  • Added region name to slope analysis report to avoid overwriting during multi-region analysis
  • Added option to show inverter group boundary after DC electrical is completed
    • Thanks to Jose for this suggestion
  • Added Max Spacing input when “Allow slope/shade to influence row spacing” is ON, and enabled alternate date selection
    • Thanks to Lou for this suggestion
  • Fixed issue with start/end hours in “Allow slope/shade to influence row spacing”
    • Thanks to Shanthini for identifying this issue
  • Fixed issue with structure not appearing during ground mount table creation
    • Thanks to Megan for identifying this issue
  • Added “Forgot Password?” link to SunDAT login page
  • Module name and quantity added to Bill of Materials
    • Thanks to Ben for this suggestion

V3.9.1.11

Library Version: 6.26.21

What’s New:

  • Updated equipment library (V6.26.21) including:
    • Bruk-Bet BEM 290-320, BEM 350-375, BEP 270-280, BEP 320-340
    • Jinko Solar Swan Bifacial JKM-72H-TV 380-415
    • GCL-M3/72DH 370-405
    • Longi Solar LR6-72HBD 360-385
  • Fix to issues with Exception: undefined method ‘[]’ for nil:NilClass with regard to full and partial trackers when only partial trackers are used in the layout.

V3.9.1.10

Library Version: 6.26.17

What’s new:

  • Updated equipment library (V6.26.17) including:
    • Modules
      • Trina TSM-DE15X(II) 410-430
      • China Sunergy CSUN 310<-325M & 325P-350P
      • Hanwha Q-Cells Q.Prime L-G5 325-345
      • JA Solar JAM72D09 370-390
      • Canadian Solar CS1U 400-420MS
      • JA Solar JAM72S08 375-395W
      • JA Solar JAM72D10 390-410W
      • AstroEnergy AstroTwins modules CHSM72M, CHSM60M
    • Inverters
      • SMA SC 4000, SC 4200, SC4400, SC4600
      • Huawei SUN2000 185KTL-H1, 60KTL-M0(Mexico), 60KTL-M0, 50KTL-M0, 12KTL-M0, 15KTL-M0, 20KTL-M0
      • Ingeteam Ingecon Sun PowerMax 1665TL, 1690TL, 1715TL, 1740TL, 1800TL
      • SunGrow SG33KTL-M, SG36KTL, SG80KTL
      • GPTech PV500WD, PV540WD, PV630WD, PV675WD, PV750WD, PV900WD, PV975WD, PV1140WD3, PV1170WD, PV1200WD3, PV1230WD3, PV1260WD3, PV1320WD3, PV2275WD3, PV2335WD3, PV2395WD3, PV2460WD3, PV2520WD3, PV2640WD3, PV3410WD3, PV3505WD3, PV3595WD3, PV3685WD3, PV3775WD3, PV3960WD3
  • Replacements to weather files(USA only) that had incorrect albedo values which possibly were causing errors in production estimates during layout runs or energy analysis.