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Solar Energy in Chataignier, LA

Solar Energy in Chataignier

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Solar Panels in Chataignier

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Chataignier

The total length of the day in Chataignier, LA today (July 12, 2020) will be 13 hours and 57 minutes. [More]

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Chataignier, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Chataignier, LA

Solar Energy Data in Chataignier, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Chataignier, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Chataignier

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

Chataignier has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.64 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 6% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.37 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Chataignier that are always titled at the latitude of Chataignier (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.11 kWh/m2/day, or about 10% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.64 kWh/m2/day and approximately 17% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.37 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 Chataignier

Solar Radiation Data in Chataignier, LA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Chataignier, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Chataignier

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

Solar Power Levels in Chataignier

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Chataignier

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 12, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:16 am
    • Sunset: 1:13 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:15 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:57
Solar Energy Statistics for Chataignier

Best Months for Solar in Chataignier

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: May (5.81 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (4.88 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.22 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Chataignier

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the village of Chataignier, LA at this current time.

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

Solar Power Output in Chataignier

The Power of Solar in Chataignier, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Chataignier, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Chataignier

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Cost of Utilities in Chataignier

Chataignier Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Chataignier averaged 9.25 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in April 2020, which was about 30% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.28¢/kWh in April. [3]

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Chataignier Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Louisiana averaged $12.80 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2020, which was approximately 20% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $10.68 per Mcf in April. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Chataignier, LA [5]

Sun Jul 12
93°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 78°F
Max: 93°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 56%
Cloud cover: 1%
Mon Jul 13
92°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 76°F
Max: 92°F
Light breeze: 4 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 65%
Cloud cover: 55%
Tue Jul 14
88°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 76°F
Max: 91°F
Light breeze: 7 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 71%
Cloud cover: 66%
Wed Jul 15
88°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 75°F
Max: 90°F
Light breeze: 6 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 68%
Cloud cover: 39%
Thu Jul 16
87°F
Light Rain
Min: 75°F
Max: 90°F
Light breeze: 7 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 66%
Cloud cover: 73%
Fri Jul 17
89°F
Light Rain
Min: 74°F
Max: 89°F
Light breeze: 3 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 62%
Cloud cover: 4%

More about Chataignier

About Chataignier

The village of Chataignier, LA in Evangeline County has an approximate population of 364. [6]

Chataignier Solar Power

Chataignier, LA Solar Energy

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

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