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Solar Energy in Cheswold, DE

Solar Energy in Cheswold

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Solar Panels in Cheswold

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Cheswold

The total length of the day in Cheswold, DE today (November 25, 2020) will be 09 hours and 43 minutes. [More]

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Cheswold, DE Solar Energy

Solar Power in Cheswold, DE

Solar Energy Data in Cheswold, DE

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Cheswold, DE

Solar Radiation Data in Cheswold

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

Cheswold has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.12 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 1% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.09 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Cheswold that are always titled at the latitude of Cheswold (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.8 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.12 kWh/m2/day and approximately 17% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.09 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 Cheswold

Solar Radiation Data in Cheswold, DE

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Cheswold, DE

Solar Radiation Data in Cheswold

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

Solar Power Levels in Cheswold

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Cheswold

  • Sunrise/Sunset for November 25, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:57 am
    • Sunset: 9:41 pm
    • Solar Noon: 4:49 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:43
Solar Energy Statistics for Cheswold

Best Months for Solar in Cheswold

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.68 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.83 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.11 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Cheswold

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

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

Solar Power Output in Cheswold

The Power of Solar in Cheswold, DE

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Cheswold, DE

Solar Radiation Data in Cheswold

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Cost of Utilities in Cheswold

Cheswold Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Cheswold averaged 12.15 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in August 2020, which was about 9% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.31¢/kWh in August. [3]

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Cheswold Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Delaware averaged $24.51 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in July 2020, which was approximately 33% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $18.41 per Mcf in July. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Cheswold, DE [5]

Wed Nov 25
53°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 42°F
Max: 55°F
Moderate breeze: 13 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 54%
Cloud cover: 1%
Thu Nov 26
60°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 53°F
Max: 64°F
Moderate breeze: 13 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 92%
Cloud cover: 100%
Fri Nov 27
55°F
Few Clouds
Min: 48°F
Max: 60°F
Calm: 2 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 77%
Cloud cover: 19%
Sat Nov 28
51°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 44°F
Max: 55°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 73%
Cloud cover: 37%
Sun Nov 29
47°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 39°F
Max: 54°F
Light breeze: 3 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 53%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Nov 30
59°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 45°F
Max: 59°F
Moderate breeze: 16 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 81%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about Cheswold

About Cheswold

The town of Cheswold, DE in Kent County has an approximate population of 1,380. [6]

Cheswold Solar Power

Cheswold, DE Solar Energy

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

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