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Solar Energy in Port Orange, FL

Solar Energy in Port Orange

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Solar Panels in Port Orange

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Port Orange

The total length of the day in Port Orange, FL today (July 22, 2019) will be 13 hours and 42 minutes. [More]

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Port Orange, FL Solar Energy

Solar Power in Port Orange, FL

Solar Energy Data in Port Orange, FL

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Port Orange, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Port Orange

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

Port Orange has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.92 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.77 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Port Orange that are always titled at the latitude of Port Orange (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.44 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.92 kWh/m2/day and approximately 14% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.77 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 Port Orange

Solar Radiation Data in Port Orange, FL

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Port Orange.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Port Orange, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Port Orange

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Solar Power Comparison: Port Orange vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Port Orange

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Port Orange 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 Port Orange

Sunrise / Sunset in Port Orange

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 22, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 10:39 am
    • Sunset: 12:21 am
    • Solar Noon: 5:30 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:42
Solar Energy Statistics for Port Orange

Best Months for Solar in Port Orange

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: April (6.54 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5.98 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (6.66 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Port Orange

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

However, Port Orange is in Volusia County and Volusia County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Port Orange

The Power of Solar in Port Orange, FL

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Port Orange, FL

Solar Radiation Data in Port Orange

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Cost of Utilities in Port Orange

Port Orange Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Port Orange averaged 11.89 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in April 2019, which was about 10% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.26¢/kWh in April. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Port Orange

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Port Orange Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Florida averaged $21.28 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2019, which was approximately 95% 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 Port Orange

Solar Energy Contractors in Port Orange

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Port Orange, FL.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Port Orange

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Port Orange, FL.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Port Orange

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Port Orange, FL.

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Weather Forecast for Port Orange, FL [5]

Mon Jul 22
88°F
Light Rain
Min: 76°F
Max: 88°F
Light breeze: 1 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 94%
Tue Jul 23
79°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 75°F
Max: 88°F
Gentle Breeze: 5 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 76%
Cloud cover: 25%
Wed Jul 24
86°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 73°F
Max: 86°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 63%
Cloud cover: 87%
Thu Jul 25
74°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 74°F
Max: 86°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 92%
Cloud cover: 89%
Fri Jul 26
94°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 76°F
Max: 94°F
Gentle Breeze: 5 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 43%
Cloud cover: 42%
Sat Jul 27
99°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 77°F
Max: 99°F
Light breeze: 2 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 35%
Cloud cover: 15%

More about Port Orange

About Port Orange

The city of Port Orange, FL in Volusia County has an approximate population of 56,048. [6]

Port Orange Solar Power

Port Orange, FL Solar Energy

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

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