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Solar Energy in Pierce, CO

Solar Energy in Pierce

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Solar Panels in Pierce

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Pierce

The total length of the day in Pierce, CO today (October 20, 2019) will be 10 hours and 52 minutes. [More]

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Pierce, CO Solar Energy

Solar Power in Pierce, CO

Solar Energy Data in Pierce, CO

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Pierce, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Pierce

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

Pierce has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.69 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 19% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 5.76 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Pierce that are always titled at the latitude of Pierce (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.64 kWh/m2/day, or about 20% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.69 kWh/m2/day and approximately 2% less than the average monthly DNI of 5.76 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 Pierce

Solar Radiation Data in Pierce, CO

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Pierce, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Pierce

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

Solar Power Levels in Pierce

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Pierce

  • Sunrise/Sunset for October 20, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 1:17 pm
    • Sunset: 12:09 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:43 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:52
Solar Energy Statistics for Pierce

Best Months for Solar in Pierce

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (6.65 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (7.53 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (7.19 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Pierce

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

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

Solar Power Output in Pierce

The Power of Solar in Pierce, CO

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Pierce, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Pierce

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Cost of Utilities in Pierce

Pierce Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Pierce averaged 12.72 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in July 2019, which was about 4% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.27¢/kWh in July. [3]

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Pierce Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Colorado averaged $13.40 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in July 2019, which was approximately 25% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.89 per Mcf in July. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Pierce

Solar Energy Contractors in Pierce

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Pierce

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Pierce

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

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Weather Forecast for Pierce, CO [5]

Sun Oct 20
40°F
Light Snow
Min: 34°F
Max: 40°F
High wind, near gale: 35 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 59%
Cloud cover: 99%
Mon Oct 21
41°F
Light Snow
Min: 28°F
Max: 44°F
Fresh Breeze: 21 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 35%
Cloud cover: 46%
Tue Oct 22
49°F
Few Clouds
Min: 35°F
Max: 51°F
Strong breeze: 28 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 36%
Cloud cover: 23%
Wed Oct 23
51°F
Light Snow
Min: 27°F
Max: 51°F
High wind, near gale: 31 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 35%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Oct 24
35°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 23°F
Max: 39°F
Fresh Breeze: 17 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 39%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Oct 25
54°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 36°F
Max: 58°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 25%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Pierce

About Pierce

The town of Pierce, CO in Weld County has an approximate population of 834. [6]

Pierce Solar Power

Pierce, CO Solar Energy

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

Did you know?

The solar energy that strikes the Earth in one hour could provide all of the Earth's energy needs for a complete year.

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