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Solar Energy in Minturn, CO

Solar Energy in Minturn

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Solar Panels in Minturn

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Minturn

The total length of the day in Minturn, CO today (April 20, 2021) will be 13 hours and 29 minutes. [More]

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Minturn, CO Solar Energy

Solar Power in Minturn, CO

Solar Energy Data in Minturn, CO

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Minturn, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Minturn

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

Minturn has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.12 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 14% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.78 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Minturn that are always titled at the latitude of Minturn (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.67 kWh/m2/day, or about 13% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.12 kWh/m2/day and approximately 2% less than the average monthly DNI of 4.78 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 Minturn

Solar Radiation Data in Minturn, CO

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Minturn, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Minturn

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

Solar Power Levels in Minturn

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Minturn

  • Sunrise/Sunset for April 20, 2021 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:19 pm
    • Sunset: 1:49 am
    • Solar Noon: 7:04 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:29
Solar Energy Statistics for Minturn

Best Months for Solar in Minturn

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: June (6.14 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (7.77 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (7.06 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Minturn

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

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

Solar Power Output in Minturn

The Power of Solar in Minturn, CO

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Minturn, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Minturn

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Cost of Utilities in Minturn

Minturn Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Minturn averaged 12.14 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in January 2021, which was about 4% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.69¢/kWh in January. [3]

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Minturn Natural Gas Costs

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Weather Forecast for Minturn, CO [5]

Tue Apr 20
29°F
Snow
Min: 6°F
Max: 31°F
Light breeze: 5 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 62%
Cloud cover: 15%
Wed Apr 21
39°F
Snow
Min: 17°F
Max: 42°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 84%
Cloud cover: 100%
Thu Apr 22
39°F
Snow
Min: 27°F
Max: 42°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 83%
Cloud cover: 97%
Fri Apr 23
40°F
Snow
Min: 29°F
Max: 41°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 71%
Cloud cover: 98%
Sat Apr 24
45°F
Snow
Min: 26°F
Max: 48°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 60%
Cloud cover: 10%
Sun Apr 25
51°F
Light Snow
Min: 33°F
Max: 54°F
Fresh Breeze: 20 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 39%

More about Minturn

About Minturn

The town of Minturn, CO in Eagle County has an approximate population of 1,027. [6]

Minturn Solar Power

Minturn, CO Solar Energy

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

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