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Solar Energy in Grand Terrace, CA

Solar Energy in Grand Terrace

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Solar Panels in Grand Terrace

Solar panels in Grand Terrace that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Grand Terrace

The total length of the day in Grand Terrace, CA today (October 22, 2019) will be 11 hours and 06 minutes. [More]

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Grand Terrace, CA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Grand Terrace, CA

Solar Energy Data in Grand Terrace, CA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Grand Terrace, CA

Solar Radiation Data in Grand Terrace

Based on historical Grand Terrace, CA data, solar panels that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output in Grand Terrace. [1]

Grand Terrace has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5.45 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 14% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 6.34 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Grand Terrace that are always titled at the latitude of Grand Terrace (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 6.23 kWh/m2/day, or about 14% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5.45 kWh/m2/day and approximately 2% less than the average monthly DNI of 6.34 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 Grand Terrace

Solar Radiation Data in Grand Terrace, CA

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Grand Terrace.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Grand Terrace, CA

Solar Radiation Data in Grand Terrace

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Solar Power Comparison: Grand Terrace vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Grand Terrace

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Grand Terrace 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 Grand Terrace

Sunrise / Sunset in Grand Terrace

  • Sunrise/Sunset for October 22, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 2:00 pm
    • Sunset: 1:06 am
    • Solar Noon: 7:33 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:06
Solar Energy Statistics for Grand Terrace

Best Months for Solar in Grand Terrace

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: August (7.31 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (8.16 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (7.81 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Grand Terrace

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

However, Grand Terrace is in San Bernardino County and San Bernardino County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Grand Terrace

The Power of Solar in Grand Terrace, CA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Grand Terrace, CA

Solar Radiation Data in Grand Terrace

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Cost of Utilities in Grand Terrace

Grand Terrace Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Grand Terrace averaged 19.96 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in July 2019, which was about 50% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.27¢/kWh in July. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Grand Terrace

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Grand Terrace Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in California averaged $13.82 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in July 2019, which was approximately 23% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.89 per Mcf in July. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Grand Terrace

Solar Energy Contractors in Grand Terrace

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Grand Terrace, CA.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Grand Terrace

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Grand Terrace, CA.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Grand Terrace

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Grand Terrace, CA.

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Weather Forecast for Grand Terrace, CA [5]

Tue Oct 22
82°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 70°F
Max: 90°F
Light breeze: 3 mps E
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 12%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Oct 23
83°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 74°F
Max: 90°F
Calm: 1 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 11%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Oct 24
86°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 75°F
Max: 90°F
Moderate breeze: 13 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 7%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Oct 25
83°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 72°F
Max: 90°F
Light breeze: 5 mps E
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 5%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Oct 26
83°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 73°F
Max: 89°F
Calm: 2 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 6%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Oct 27
79°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 71°F
Max: 85°F
Calm: 1 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 9%
Cloud cover: 53%

More about Grand Terrace

About Grand Terrace

The city of Grand Terrace, CA in San Bernardino County has an approximate population of 12,040. [6]

Grand Terrace Solar Power

Grand Terrace, CA Solar Energy

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

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