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Solar Energy in Ansonia, CT

Solar Energy in Ansonia

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Solar Panels in Ansonia

Solar panels in Ansonia that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Ansonia

The total length of the day in Ansonia, CT today (August 23, 2019) will be 13 hours and 29 minutes. [More]

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Ansonia, CT Solar Energy

Solar Power in Ansonia, CT

Solar Energy Data in Ansonia, CT

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Ansonia, CT

Solar Radiation Data in Ansonia

Based on historical Ansonia, CT data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in Ansonia. [1]

Ansonia has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.92 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 1% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.89 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Ansonia that are always titled at the latitude of Ansonia (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.64 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.92 kWh/m2/day and approximately 19% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.89 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 Ansonia

Solar Radiation Data in Ansonia, CT

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Ansonia, CT

Solar Radiation Data in Ansonia

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

Solar Power Levels in Ansonia

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Ansonia

  • Sunrise/Sunset for August 23, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 10:10 am
    • Sunset: 11:39 pm
    • Solar Noon: 4:54 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:29
Solar Energy Statistics for Ansonia

Best Months for Solar in Ansonia

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.56 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.66 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.95 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Ansonia

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

However, Ansonia is in New Haven County and New Haven County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Ansonia

The Power of Solar in Ansonia, CT

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Ansonia, CT

Solar Radiation Data in Ansonia

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Cost of Utilities in Ansonia

Ansonia Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Ansonia averaged 23.35 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in May 2019, which was about 75% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.32¢/kWh in May. [3]

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Ansonia Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Connecticut averaged $17.05 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in May 2019, which was approximately 33% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $12.86 per Mcf in May. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Ansonia

Solar Energy Contractors in Ansonia

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Ansonia, CT.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Ansonia

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Ansonia, CT.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Ansonia

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Ansonia, CT.

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Weather Forecast for Ansonia, CT [5]

Fri Aug 23
68°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 60°F
Max: 72°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 57%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sat Aug 24
70°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 52°F
Max: 75°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 43%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Aug 25
69°F
Light Rain
Min: 53°F
Max: 72°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps ENE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 53%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Aug 26
65°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 45°F
Max: 72°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps ENE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 58%
Cloud cover: 2%
Tue Aug 27
67°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 54°F
Max: 67°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps E
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 74%
Cloud cover: 95%
Wed Aug 28
71°F
Light Rain
Min: 63°F
Max: 78°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 88%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about Ansonia

About Ansonia

The city of Ansonia, CT in New Haven County has an approximate population of 19,249. [6]

Ansonia Solar Power

Ansonia, CT Solar Energy

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

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