International Journal of Photoenergy / 2014 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

A Hybrid MCDM Model for Improving GIS-Based Solar Farms Site Selection

Table 4

The sums of giving and received influences.

Dimensions/criteria (effects) (received influences) (centrality) (causality)

Environment ()4.135 4.403 8.538 −0.268
 Agrological capacity ()4.1354.4038.538−0.268
Orography ()13.515 12.994 26.509 0.521
 Slope ()4.4414.3698.8100.072
 Orientation ()4.4364.1038.5390.334
 Area ()4.6384.5239.1610.115
Location ()17.839 17.427 35.267 0.412
 Distance to roads ()4.7464.4559.2020.291
 Distance to power lines ()4.3814.0638.4440.319
 Distance to villages ()4.7314.7099.4400.023
 Distance to substations ()3.9814.2018.181−0.220
Climatology ()10.094 10.758 20.852 −0.664
 Solar radiation ()5.0015.48610.487−0.484
 Average temperature ()5.0925.27310.365−0.180