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Solar Energy in Crab Orchard, KY

Solar Energy in Crab Orchard

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Solar Panels in Crab Orchard

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Crab Orchard

The total length of the day in Crab Orchard, KY today (April 06, 2020) will be 12 hours and 51 minutes. [More]

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Crab Orchard, KY Solar Energy

Solar Power in Crab Orchard, KY

Solar Energy Data in Crab Orchard, KY

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Crab Orchard, KY

Solar Radiation Data in Crab Orchard

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

Crab Orchard has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.13 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 4% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.97 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Crab Orchard that are always titled at the latitude of Crab Orchard (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.68 kWh/m2/day, or about 13% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.13 kWh/m2/day and approximately 18% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.97 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 Crab Orchard

Solar Radiation Data in Crab Orchard, KY

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Crab Orchard.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Crab Orchard, KY

Solar Radiation Data in Crab Orchard

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Solar Power Comparison: Crab Orchard vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Crab Orchard

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Crab Orchard 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 Crab Orchard

Sunrise / Sunset in Crab Orchard

  • Sunrise/Sunset for April 06, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:14 am
    • Sunset: 12:06 am
    • Solar Noon: 5:40 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:51
Solar Energy Statistics for Crab Orchard

Best Months for Solar in Crab Orchard

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: August (5.72 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (5.03 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.28 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Crab Orchard

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

However, Crab Orchard is in Lincoln County and Lincoln County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Crab Orchard

The Power of Solar in Crab Orchard, KY

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Crab Orchard, KY

Solar Radiation Data in Crab Orchard

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Cost of Utilities in Crab Orchard

Crab Orchard Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Crab Orchard averaged 10.62 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in January 2020, which was about 17% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.79¢/kWh in January. [3]

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Crab Orchard Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Kentucky averaged $9.59 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in January 2020, which was approximately 1% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.52 per Mcf in January. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Crab Orchard

Solar Energy Contractors in Crab Orchard

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Crab Orchard, KY.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Crab Orchard

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Crab Orchard, KY.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Crab Orchard

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Crab Orchard, KY.

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Weather Forecast for Crab Orchard, KY [5]

Mon Apr 6
68°F
Light Rain
Min: 54°F
Max: 69°F
Gentle Breeze: 7 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 63%
Cloud cover: 83%
Tue Apr 7
72°F
Light Rain
Min: 55°F
Max: 73°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 65%
Cloud cover: 19%
Wed Apr 8
72°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 60°F
Max: 73°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 66%
Cloud cover: 34%
Thu Apr 9
52°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 35°F
Max: 52°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 42%
Cloud cover: 25%
Fri Apr 10
48°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 33°F
Max: 50°F
Moderate breeze: 12 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 45%
Cloud cover: 6%
Sat Apr 11
55°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 36°F
Max: 58°F
Gentle Breeze: 7 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 45%
Cloud cover: 84%

More about Crab Orchard

About Crab Orchard

The city of Crab Orchard, KY in Lincoln County has an approximate population of 841. [6]

Crab Orchard Solar Power

Crab Orchard, KY Solar Energy

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

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