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Solar Energy in Headland, AL

Solar Energy in Headland

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Solar Panels in Headland

Solar panels in Headland that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Headland

The total length of the day in Headland, AL today (October 22, 2020) will be 11 hours and 09 minutes. [More]

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Headland, AL Solar Energy

Solar Power in Headland, AL

Solar Energy Data in Headland, AL

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in Headland.

* Amounts listed in kWh/m2/day (kilowatt hours per square meter per day).
* See glossary & definitions below.


Solar Energy Analysis for Headland, AL

Solar Radiation Data in Headland

Based on historical Headland, AL data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in Headland. [1]

Headland has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.75 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.64 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Headland that are always titled at the latitude of Headland (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.32 kWh/m2/day, or about 12% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.75 kWh/m2/day and approximately 15% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.64 kWh/m2/day. [1]

* See glossary & definitions below.

Solar Energy Glossary

Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI)

Global Horizontal Irradiance: The total amount of solar radiation that is received per unit area by a surface that is always positioned in a horizontal manner.

Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI)

Direct Normal Irradiance: The total amount of solar radiation received per unit area by a surface that is always perpendicular to the sun rays that come in a straight line from the direction of the sun at its current position in the sky.

Average Tilt at Latitude (ATaL)

Average Tilt at Latitude: The total amount of solar radiation received per unit area by a surface that is tilted toward the equator at an angle equal to the current latitude. ATaL will often produce the optimum energy output.

Solar Radiation Levels in Headland

Solar Radiation Data in Headland, AL

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Headland.

* Amounts listed in kWh/m2/day (kilowatt hours per square meter per day)

Solar Radiation Analysis for Headland, AL

Solar Radiation Data in Headland

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Solar Power Comparison: Headland vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Headland

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Headland solar radiation levels compare to average levels in a city with historcially high levels (NV) and a city with historically low levels (WA). [1]

→ k/m/d = kWh/m2/day = kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
→ Values listed as 0 (zero) are not available (N/A).

Solar Data & Statistics for Headland

Sunrise / Sunset in Headland

  • Sunrise/Sunset for October 22, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:50 am
    • Sunset: 11:00 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:25 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:09
Solar Energy Statistics for Headland

Best Months for Solar in Headland

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: May (6.15 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5.51 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (6.54 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Headland

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the city of Headland, AL at this current time.

However, Headland is in Henry County and Henry County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Headland

The Power of Solar in Headland, AL

Monthly AC solar system output averages for Headland (al). Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in Headland. [2]

* Amounts listed in kWhac (kilowatt hours (AC))

Solar Output Analysis for Headland, AL

Solar Radiation Data in Headland

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Cost of Utilities in Headland

Headland Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Headland averaged 12.69 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in July 2020, which was about 4% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.26¢/kWh in July. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Headland

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Headland Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Alabama averaged $22.46 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in July 2020, which was approximately 28% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.57 per Mcf in July. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Headland, AL [5]

Thu Oct 22
82°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 65°F
Max: 82°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 60%
Cloud cover: 10%
Fri Oct 23
81°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 66°F
Max: 81°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 62%
Cloud cover: 36%
Sat Oct 24
71°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 67°F
Max: 76°F
Calm: 1 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 91%
Cloud cover: 73%
Sun Oct 25
80°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 66°F
Max: 80°F
Light breeze: 4 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 65%
Cloud cover: 28%
Mon Oct 26
81°F
Few Clouds
Min: 66°F
Max: 81°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 66%
Cloud cover: 22%
Tue Oct 27
83°F
Light Rain
Min: 67°F
Max: 83°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Headland

About Headland

The city of Headland, AL in Henry County has an approximate population of 4,510. [6]

Headland Solar Power

Headland, AL Solar Energy

To learn more about solar energy and solar power Headland, AL, or for more solar-related resources for Headland, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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