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Solar Energy in Greenwood Village, CO

Solar Energy in Greenwood Village

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Solar Panels in Greenwood Village

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Greenwood Village

The total length of the day in Greenwood Village, CO today (July 11, 2020) will be 14 hours and 45 minutes. [More]

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Greenwood Village, CO Solar Energy

Solar Power in Greenwood Village, CO

Solar Energy Data in Greenwood Village, CO

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Greenwood Village, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Greenwood Village

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

Greenwood Village has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.83 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 22% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 6.16 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Greenwood Village that are always titled at the latitude of Greenwood Village (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.86 kWh/m2/day, or about 21% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.83 kWh/m2/day and approximately 5% less than the average monthly DNI of 6.16 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 Greenwood Village

Solar Radiation Data in Greenwood Village, CO

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Greenwood Village.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Greenwood Village, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Greenwood Village

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Solar Power Comparison: Greenwood Village vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Greenwood Village

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Greenwood Village 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 Greenwood Village

Sunrise / Sunset in Greenwood Village

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 11, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:42 am
    • Sunset: 2:28 am
    • Solar Noon: 7:05 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:45
Solar Energy Statistics for Greenwood Village

Best Months for Solar in Greenwood Village

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (6.54 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (7.4 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (7.15 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Greenwood Village

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

However, Greenwood Village is in Arapahoe County and Arapahoe County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Greenwood Village

The Power of Solar in Greenwood Village, CO

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Greenwood Village, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Greenwood Village

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Cost of Utilities in Greenwood Village

Greenwood Village Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Greenwood Village averaged 12.13 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in April 2020, which was about 9% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.28¢/kWh in April. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Greenwood Village

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Greenwood Village Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Colorado averaged $6.56 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2020, which was approximately 39% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $10.68 per Mcf in April. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Greenwood Village, CO [5]

Sat Jul 11
82°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 64°F
Max: 90°F
Light breeze: 5 mps E
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 26%
Cloud cover: 27%
Sun Jul 12
91°F
Light Rain
Min: 68°F
Max: 93°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 12%
Cloud cover: 77%
Mon Jul 13
94°F
Light Rain
Min: 69°F
Max: 98°F
Light breeze: 5 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 14%
Cloud cover: 15%
Tue Jul 14
78°F
Light Rain
Min: 64°F
Max: 86°F
Light breeze: 7 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 36%
Cloud cover: 7%
Wed Jul 15
81°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 63°F
Max: 86°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps ENE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 27%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Jul 16
85°F
Light Rain
Min: 64°F
Max: 85°F
Light breeze: 5 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 22%
Cloud cover: 99%

More about Greenwood Village

About Greenwood Village

The city of Greenwood Village, CO in Arapahoe County has an approximate population of 13,925. [6]

Greenwood Village Solar Power

Greenwood Village, CO Solar Energy

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

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