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Solar Energy in Milford, CT

Solar Energy in Milford

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Solar Panels in Milford

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Milford

The total length of the day in Milford, CT today (July 18, 2019) will be 14 hours and 46 minutes. [More]

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Milford, CT Solar Energy

Solar Power in Milford, CT

Solar Energy Data in Milford, CT

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Milford, CT

Solar Radiation Data in Milford

Based on historical Milford, 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 Milford. [1]

Milford has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.97 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 1% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.95 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Milford that are always titled at the latitude of Milford (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.69 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.97 kWh/m2/day and approximately 19% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.95 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 Milford

Solar Radiation Data in Milford, CT

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Milford, CT

Solar Radiation Data in Milford

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

Solar Power Levels in Milford

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Milford

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 18, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 9:35 am
    • Sunset: 12:21 am
    • Solar Noon: 4:58 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:46
Solar Energy Statistics for Milford

Best Months for Solar in Milford

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.68 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.85 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.07 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Milford

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

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

Solar Power Output in Milford

The Power of Solar in Milford, CT

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Milford, CT

Solar Radiation Data in Milford

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Cost of Utilities in Milford

Milford Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Milford averaged 23.35 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in April 2019, which was about 76% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.26¢/kWh in April. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Milford

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Milford Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Connecticut averaged $15.29 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2019, which was approximately 40% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $10.92 per Mcf in April. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Milford

Solar Energy Contractors in Milford

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Milford

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Milford

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

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Weather Forecast for Milford, CT [5]

Thu Jul 18
71°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 65°F
Max: 71°F
Gentle Breeze: 5 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 78%
Cloud cover: 98%
Fri Jul 19
84°F
Few Clouds
Min: 62°F
Max: 92°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 63%
Cloud cover: 15%
Sat Jul 20
91°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 72°F
Max: 95°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 36%
Sun Jul 21
91°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 70°F
Max: 96°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 56%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Jul 22
66°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 63°F
Max: 69°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 97%
Cloud cover: 100%
Tue Jul 23
69°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 60°F
Max: 72°F
Calm: 1 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 88%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about Milford

About Milford

The city of Milford, CT in New Haven County has an approximate population of 51,271. [6]

Milford Solar Power

Milford, CT Solar Energy

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

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It takes light about 8 minutes, 19 seconds to travel the 93,000,000 miles from the sun's surface to us on Earth.

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