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Solar Energy in Riverview, AL

Solar Energy in Riverview

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Solar Panels in Riverview

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Riverview

The total length of the day in Riverview, AL today (October 27, 2020) will be 11 hours and 01 minutes. [More]

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Riverview, AL Solar Energy

Solar Power in Riverview, AL

Solar Energy Data in Riverview, AL

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Riverview, AL

Solar Radiation Data in Riverview

Based on historical Riverview, 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 Riverview. [1]

Riverview has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.69 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 4% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.51 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Riverview that are always titled at the latitude of Riverview (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.22 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.69 kWh/m2/day and approximately 16% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.51 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 Riverview

Solar Radiation Data in Riverview, AL

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Riverview, AL

Solar Radiation Data in Riverview

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

Solar Power Levels in Riverview

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Riverview 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 Riverview

Sunrise / Sunset in Riverview

  • Sunrise/Sunset for October 27, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:01 pm
    • Sunset: 11:02 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:31 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:01
Solar Energy Statistics for Riverview

Best Months for Solar in Riverview

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: May (6 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5.26 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (6.38 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Riverview

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

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

Solar Power Output in Riverview

The Power of Solar in Riverview, AL

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Riverview, AL

Solar Radiation Data in Riverview

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Cost of Utilities in Riverview

Riverview Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Riverview 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]

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Riverview 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 Riverview, AL [5]

Tue Oct 27
76°F
Light Rain
Min: 68°F
Max: 79°F
Light breeze: 5 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 89%
Cloud cover: 91%
Wed Oct 28
82°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 71°F
Max: 82°F
Moderate breeze: 13 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 71%
Cloud cover: 100%
Thu Oct 29
77°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 54°F
Max: 77°F
Moderate breeze: 12 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 40%
Cloud cover: 37%
Fri Oct 30
67°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 51°F
Max: 68°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 56%
Cloud cover: 8%
Sat Oct 31
73°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 50°F
Max: 73°F
Light breeze: 5 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 56%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Nov 1
75°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 61°F
Max: 75°F
Light breeze: 6 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 59%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about Riverview

About Riverview

The town of Riverview, AL in Escambia County has an approximate population of 184. [6]

Riverview Solar Power

Riverview, AL Solar Energy

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

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