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Solar Energy in La Puente, CA

Solar Energy in La Puente

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Solar Panels in La Puente

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

Sunrise & Sunset in La Puente

The total length of the day in La Puente, CA today (July 04, 2020) will be 14 hours and 20 minutes. [More]

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La Puente, CA Solar Energy

Solar Power in La Puente, CA

Solar Energy Data in La Puente, CA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for La Puente, CA

Solar Radiation Data in La Puente

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

La Puente has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5.23 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 7% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 5.63 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in La Puente that are always titled at the latitude of La Puente (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.96 kWh/m2/day, or about 14% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5.23 kWh/m2/day and approximately 6% greater than the average monthly DNI of 5.63 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 La Puente

Solar Radiation Data in La Puente, CA

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in La Puente.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for La Puente, CA

Solar Radiation Data in La Puente

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Solar Power Comparison: La Puente vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in La Puente

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average La Puente 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 La Puente

Sunrise / Sunset in La Puente

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 04, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:46 pm
    • Sunset: 3:06 am
    • Solar Noon: 7:56 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:20
Solar Energy Statistics for La Puente

Best Months for Solar in La Puente

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: August (7.16 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (7.47 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (7.66 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in La Puente

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

However, La Puente is in Los Angeles County and Los Angeles County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in La Puente

The Power of Solar in La Puente, CA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for La Puente, CA

Solar Radiation Data in La Puente

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Cost of Utilities in La Puente

La Puente Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in La Puente averaged 20.47 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in April 2020, which was about 54% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.28¢/kWh in April. [3]

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La Puente Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in California averaged $13.69 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in March 2020, which was approximately 28% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $10.68 per Mcf in March. [4]

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Weather Forecast for La Puente, CA [5]

Fri Jul 3
71°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 71°F
Max: 73°F
Light breeze: 6 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 60%
Cloud cover: 1%
Sat Jul 4
85°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 70°F
Max: 92°F
Light breeze: 6 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 23%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Jul 5
87°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 72°F
Max: 94°F
Light breeze: 6 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 22%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Jul 6
89°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 75°F
Max: 93°F
Light breeze: 6 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 23%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Jul 7
85°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 73°F
Max: 89°F
Light breeze: 6 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 31%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Jul 8
82°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 70°F
Max: 86°F
Light breeze: 5 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 36%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about La Puente

About La Puente

The city of La Puente, CA in Los Angeles County has an approximate population of 39,816. [6]

La Puente Solar Power

La Puente, CA Solar Energy

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

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