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Solar Energy in Dolores, CO

Solar Energy in Dolores

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Solar Panels in Dolores

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Dolores

The total length of the day in Dolores, CO today (May 21, 2019) will be 14 hours and 21 minutes. [More]

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Dolores, CO Solar Energy

Solar Power in Dolores, CO

Solar Energy Data in Dolores, CO

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Dolores, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Dolores

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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 Dolores

Solar Radiation Data in Dolores, CO

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Dolores, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Dolores

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

Solar Power Levels in Dolores

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Dolores

  • Sunrise/Sunset for May 21, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:59 am
    • Sunset: 2:21 am
    • Solar Noon: 7:10 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:21
Solar Energy Statistics for Dolores

Best Months for Solar in Dolores

  • 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 Dolores

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

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

Solar Power Output in Dolores

The Power of Solar in Dolores, CO

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Dolores, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Dolores

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Cost of Utilities in Dolores

Dolores Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Dolores 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]

Solar Power Poll: Dolores

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Dolores 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 Dolores

Solar Energy Contractors in Dolores

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Dolores

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Dolores

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

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Weather Forecast for Dolores, CO [5]

Mon May 20
32°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 32°F
Max: 32°F
Light breeze: 3 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 60%
Cloud cover: 66%
Tue May 21
54°F
Light Rain
Min: 31°F
Max: 58°F
Gale: 18 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 34%
Cloud cover: 4%
Wed May 22
50°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 43°F
Max: 56°F
Strong breeze: 13 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 44%
Cloud cover: 92%
Thu May 23
49°F
Snow
Min: 42°F
Max: 52°F
Severe Gale: 21 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 46%
Cloud cover: 96%
Fri May 24
56°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 39°F
Max: 62°F
Fresh Breeze: 10 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 35%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat May 25
64°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 47°F
Max: 69°F
Fresh Breeze: 10 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 19%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Dolores

About Dolores

The town of Dolores, CO in Montezuma County has an approximate population of 936. [6]

Dolores Solar Power

Dolores, CO Solar Energy

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

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