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Solar Energy in Arvada, CO

Solar Energy in Arvada

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Solar Panels in Arvada

Solar panels in Arvada that will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Arvada

The total length of the day in Arvada, CO today (May 20, 2019) will be 14 hours and 33 minutes. [More]

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Arvada, CO Solar Energy

Solar Power in Arvada, CO

Solar Energy Data in Arvada, CO

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Arvada, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Arvada

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* 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 Arvada

Solar Radiation Data in Arvada, CO

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Arvada, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Arvada

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

Solar Power Levels in Arvada

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Arvada

  • Sunrise/Sunset for May 20, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:40 am
    • Sunset: 2:13 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:56 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:33
Solar Energy Statistics for Arvada

Best Months for Solar in Arvada

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

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Arvada

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

However, Arvada is in Jefferson County and Jefferson County has at least 377 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Arvada

The Power of Solar in Arvada, CO

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Arvada, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Arvada

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Cost of Utilities in Arvada

Arvada Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Arvada averaged 12.04 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in February 2019, which was about 5% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.70¢/kWh in February. [3]

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Arvada Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Colorado averaged $7.52 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in February 2019, which was approximately 21% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.49 per Mcf in February. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Arvada

Solar Energy Contractors in Arvada

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Arvada, CO.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Arvada

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Arvada, CO.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Arvada

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Arvada, CO.

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Weather Forecast for Arvada, CO [5]

Mon May 20
33°F
Heavy Snow
Min: 29°F
Max: 33°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 96%
Cloud cover: 99%
Tue May 21
34°F
Heavy Snow
Min: 25°F
Max: 34°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 99%
Cloud cover: 99%
Wed May 22
33°F
Heavy Snow
Min: 20°F
Max: 33°F
Light breeze: 2 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 98%
Cloud cover: 38%
Thu May 23
33°F
Snow
Min: 28°F
Max: 35°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 99%
Cloud cover: 99%
Fri May 24
38°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 29°F
Max: 42°F
Strong breeze: 10 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 92%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat May 25
50°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 27°F
Max: 52°F
Light breeze: 2 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 64%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Arvada

About Arvada

The city of Arvada, CO in Jefferson County has an approximate population of 106,433. [6]

Arvada Solar Power

Arvada, CO Solar Energy

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

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