If you’re new to SolarAnywhere, you can register for an account by taking the following steps:
On the Login page, click the Register Now link underneath the "Sign in" section.
On the registration page, you’ll need to provide the following information to create an account. Please see our Privacy Statement regarding use of customer information.
- First Name
- Last Name
- Email (this will also serve as your username)
- Company or Organization Name
- User-created password (requires a minimum of 6 alpha-numeric characters)
Click the Sign Up button, here:
Next, you’ll receive an email from email@example.com containing a link to verify your account. Click the link and you’ll be taken to the login page. Use your email and password to login and start requesting SolarAnywhere Data!
Registered users will be granted public data access. Public data access includes:
Hourly timeseries irradiance (GHI/DNI/DIF) data from 1998 – 2015 based on SolarAnywhere v2.5 Standard 10-km Resolution
Typical GHI/DNI Year data based on 1998 – 2012 based on SolarAnywhere v2.3 Standard 10-km Resolution (NSRDB equivalent)
Limitations on the amount of data that can be returned in a single request
Access to bankable solar resource data, full-time series data and more can be purchased online. Please visit the purchase page for more information.
If your company already has a paid license for SolarAnywhere, ask your SolarAnywhere license manager to send you an invitation to join the company license or create a new account under that license. See Managing Users for more information.
Whether you have public data or licensed access to SolarAnywhere, you can request data from the website by following these steps:
For more information, please see:
SolarAnywhere users can have one of two roles: standard users and license managers.
Standard users can download data and receive service notifications.
License Managers have additional permissions including:
User management: add, remove, and promote users.
License management: manage permissions and gain instant access to new services, which
may be billable events.
Only authorized persons from your company should be License Managers. License managers are
Add colleagues to your license, ensuring that everyone has access to the data they need.
Remove users who no longer need access, which helps keep your data secure.
Watch our video to learn more about adding, removing, or promoting users on your SolarAnywhere
Only current employees of your company are permitted to use your SolarAnywhere license. This
ensures that your data including data access, company usernames, download history, and site names
are kept confidential.
Follow the steps in this video to learn how to successfully import your SolarAnywhere data downloads into PVsyst.
If you are planning to use the relative humidity field in your PVsyst projects, download and import your SolarAnywhere data in the native SolarAnywhere format. While you can include relative humidity data in TMY3 format downloads, PVsyst cannot read this field when you import the data in this format.