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Solar Energy in Georgetown, DE

Solar Energy in Georgetown

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Solar Panels in Georgetown

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Georgetown

The total length of the day in Georgetown, DE today (August 25, 2019) will be 13 hours and 17 minutes. [More]

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Georgetown, DE Solar Energy

Solar Power in Georgetown, DE

Solar Energy Data in Georgetown, DE

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Georgetown, DE

Solar Radiation Data in Georgetown

Based on historical Georgetown, 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 Georgetown. [1]

Georgetown has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.16 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 0% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.17 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Georgetown that are always titled at the latitude of Georgetown (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.87 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.16 kWh/m2/day and approximately 17% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.17 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 Georgetown

Solar Radiation Data in Georgetown, DE

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Georgetown, DE

Solar Radiation Data in Georgetown

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

Solar Power Levels in Georgetown

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Georgetown

  • Sunrise/Sunset for August 25, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 10:24 am
    • Sunset: 11:42 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:03 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:17
Solar Energy Statistics for Georgetown

Best Months for Solar in Georgetown

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.56 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.69 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.06 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Georgetown

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

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

Solar Power Output in Georgetown

The Power of Solar in Georgetown, DE

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Georgetown, DE

Solar Radiation Data in Georgetown

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Cost of Utilities in Georgetown

Georgetown Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Georgetown averaged 14.00 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in May 2019, which was about 5% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.32¢/kWh in May. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Georgetown

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Georgetown Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Delaware averaged $15.77 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in May 2019, which was approximately 23% 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 Georgetown

Solar Energy Contractors in Georgetown

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Georgetown, DE.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Georgetown

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Georgetown, DE.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Georgetown

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Georgetown, DE.

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Weather Forecast for Georgetown, DE [5]

Sun Aug 25
73°F
Light Rain
Min: 65°F
Max: 73°F
High wind, near gale: 15 mps ENE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 63%
Cloud cover: 38%
Mon Aug 26
72°F
Light Rain
Min: 66°F
Max: 72°F
High wind, near gale: 14 mps ENE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 71%
Cloud cover: 94%
Tue Aug 27
71°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 67°F
Max: 74°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps E
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 81%
Cloud cover: 100%
Wed Aug 28
80°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 69°F
Max: 81°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 70%
Cloud cover: 70%
Thu Aug 29
79°F
Light Rain
Min: 66°F
Max: 81°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 69%
Cloud cover: 59%
Fri Aug 30
81°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 67°F
Max: 81°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 54%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Georgetown

About Georgetown

The town of Georgetown, DE in Sussex County has an approximate population of 6,422. [6]

Georgetown Solar Power

Georgetown, DE Solar Energy

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

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