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Table 8 Scaled annual average solar resources sensitivity results

From: Assessment of a decentralized grid-connected photovoltaic (PV) / wind / biogas hybrid power system in northern Nigeria

Solar resources (kWh/m2/day) PV Cap. (kW) B. genset Cap. (kW) PV supply (MWh/year) B. genset supply (MWh/year) Grid energy (MWh) (purchase/sales) Initial costs ($) NPC ($) LCOE ($/kWh)/Excel-based Operating cost ($/year)/Excel-based
5.49 2000 2500 3110 3861 815/8173 14.8 M 16.8 M 0.0801 152,494.4
5.78 2000 2500 3272 3833 814/8216 14.8 M 16.7 M 0.0788 142,339.8
6.06 2500 2200 3934 3709 789/8139 16.0 M 16.1 M 0.0724 11,104.3