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Table 4 Monthly biomass productivity (g m−2 day−1)

From: Optimal integration of microalgae production with photovoltaic panels: environmental impacts and energy balance

% PV panel January February March April May June July August September October November December
0 9.79 16.52 26.74 20.59 19.69 22.34 19.40 20.98 15.19 18.49 12.45 9.12
10 8.88 15.42 24.79 26.20 18.29 21.14 18.40 19.50 14.18 17.18 11.65 8.26
20 7.93 14.08 22.65 26.33 15.94 19.73 17.23 17.87 18.23 15.67 10.81 7.38
30 6.83 12.40 19.99 25.11 26.35 17.94 15.76 16.26 18.01 13.96 9.58 6.36
40 5.84 10.80 17.46 23.08 26.14 16.16 14.29 18.58 17.66 12.37 8.40 5.44
50 4.81 9.12 14.86 20.42 24.21 18.35 12.62 17.25 18.88 10.69 7.16 4.51
60 3.74 7.38 15.78 17.31 21.10 20.76 15.61 21.19 16.21 9.41 5.86 3.52
70 2.59 5.52 12.53 14.73 17.21 19.02 15.77 17.81 13.25 7.94 4.50 2.54
80 1.32 1.85 8.51 10.78 12.20 14.29 12.21 12.10 9.29 5.17 2.80 1.24
90 1.00 1.00 3.04 4.85 7.48 8.12 6.99 5.26 4.97 2.41 1.02 1.05
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