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Solar Energy in Ward, CO

Solar Energy in Ward

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Solar Panels in Ward

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Ward

The total length of the day in Ward, CO today (June 02, 2020) will be 14 hours and 52 minutes. [More]

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Ward, CO Solar Energy

Solar Power in Ward, CO

Solar Energy Data in Ward, CO

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Ward, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Ward

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

Ward has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.09 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 16% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.85 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Ward that are always titled at the latitude of Ward (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.7 kWh/m2/day, or about 15% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.09 kWh/m2/day and approximately 3% less than the average monthly DNI of 4.85 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 Ward

Solar Radiation Data in Ward, CO

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Ward, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Ward

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

Solar Power Levels in Ward

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Ward

  • Sunrise/Sunset for June 02, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:34 am
    • Sunset: 2:26 am
    • Solar Noon: 7:00 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:52
Solar Energy Statistics for Ward

Best Months for Solar in Ward

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: September (5.81 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (6.97 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.63 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Ward

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

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

Solar Power Output in Ward

The Power of Solar in Ward, CO

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Ward, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Ward

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Cost of Utilities in Ward

Ward Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Ward averaged 12.04 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in March 2020, which was about 8% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.08¢/kWh in March. [3]

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Ward Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Colorado averaged $6.41 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in March 2020, which was approximately 35% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.86 per Mcf in March. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Ward, CO [5]

Tue Jun 2
68°F
Light Rain
Min: 47°F
Max: 68°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 27%
Cloud cover: 88%
Wed Jun 3
67°F
Few Clouds
Min: 45°F
Max: 68°F
Moderate breeze: 13 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 25%
Cloud cover: 13%
Thu Jun 4
68°F
Light Rain
Min: 46°F
Max: 70°F
Moderate breeze: 16 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 26%
Cloud cover: 21%
Fri Jun 5
73°F
Light Rain
Min: 47°F
Max: 73°F
Light breeze: 3 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 21%
Cloud cover: 55%
Sat Jun 6
69°F
Light Rain
Min: 47°F
Max: 70°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 27%
Cloud cover: 77%
Sun Jun 7
69°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 45°F
Max: 69°F
Light breeze: 5 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 23%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Ward

About Ward

The town of Ward, CO in Boulder County has an approximate population of 150. [6]

Ward Solar Power

Ward, CO Solar Energy

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

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