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Solar Energy in South Portland, ME

Solar Energy in South Portland

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Solar Panels in South Portland

Solar panels in South Portland that will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in South Portland

The total length of the day in South Portland, ME today (January 27, 2022) will be 9 hours and 43 minutes. [More]

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South Portland, ME Solar Energy

Solar Power in South Portland, ME

Solar Energy Data in South Portland, ME

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Solar Energy Analysis for South Portland, ME

Solar Radiation Data in South Portland

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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 South Portland

Solar Radiation Data in South Portland, ME

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Solar Radiation Analysis for South Portland, ME

Solar Radiation Data in South Portland

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Solar Power Comparison: South Portland vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in South Portland

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Solar Power: South Portland vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average South Portland solar radiation levels compare to average levels in a city with historcially high levels (NV) and a city with historically low levels (WA). [1]

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Solar Data & Statistics for South Portland

Sunrise / Sunset in South Portland

  • Sunrise/Sunset for January 27, 2022 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:02 am
    • Sunset: 3:45 pm
    • Length of Day: 9:43
Solar Energy Statistics for South Portland

Best Months for Solar in South Portland

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Solar Panel Installs in South Portland

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Solar Power Output in South Portland

The Power of Solar in South Portland, ME

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

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Solar Output Analysis for South Portland, ME

Solar Radiation Data in South Portland

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Cost of Utilities in South Portland

South Portland Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in South Portland averaged 18.21 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in November 2021, which was about 29% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 14.11¢/kWh in November. [3]

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South Portland Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Maine averaged $0.00 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2021, which was approximately 100% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.48 per Mcf in September. [4]

Weather Forecast for South Portland, ME [5]

Thu Jan 27
14°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 8°F
Max: 25°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 70%
Cloud cover: 44%
Fri Jan 28
30°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 22°F
Max: 32°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 62%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sat Jan 29
15°F
Snow
Min: 14°F
Max: 20°F
Strong breeze: 28 mps N
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 58%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sun Jan 30
13°F
Light Snow
Min: 6°F
Max: 21°F
Fresh Breeze: 20 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 1%
Mon Jan 31
21°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 10°F
Max: 27°F
Light breeze: 4 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 67%
Cloud cover: 4%
Tue Feb 1
29°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 18°F
Max: 35°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 86%
Cloud cover: 93%

More about South Portland

About South Portland

The city of South Portland, ME in Cumberland County has an approximate population of 25,002. [6]

South Portland Solar Power

South Portland, ME Solar Energy

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

Did you know?

Various missions to space by different countries are known to utilize solar energy as a main power source.

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