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Solar Energy in Emmitsburg, MD

Solar Energy in Emmitsburg

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Solar Panels in Emmitsburg

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Emmitsburg

The total length of the day in Emmitsburg, MD today (July 18, 2019) will be 14 hours and 37 minutes. [More]

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Emmitsburg, MD Solar Energy

Solar Power in Emmitsburg, MD

Solar Energy Data in Emmitsburg, MD

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Emmitsburg, MD

Solar Radiation Data in Emmitsburg

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

Emmitsburg has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.01 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.93 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Emmitsburg that are always titled at the latitude of Emmitsburg (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.69 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.01 kWh/m2/day and approximately 19% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.93 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 Emmitsburg

Solar Radiation Data in Emmitsburg, MD

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Emmitsburg, MD

Solar Radiation Data in Emmitsburg

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

Solar Power Levels in Emmitsburg

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Emmitsburg

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 18, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 9:56 am
    • Sunset: 12:34 am
    • Solar Noon: 5:15 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:37
Solar Energy Statistics for Emmitsburg

Best Months for Solar in Emmitsburg

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.49 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (4.47 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (5.99 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Emmitsburg

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

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

Solar Power Output in Emmitsburg

The Power of Solar in Emmitsburg, MD

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Emmitsburg, MD

Solar Radiation Data in Emmitsburg

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Cost of Utilities in Emmitsburg

Emmitsburg Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Emmitsburg averaged 14.25 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in April 2019, which was about 7% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.26¢/kWh in April. [3]

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Emmitsburg Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Maryland averaged $14.33 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2019, which was approximately 31% 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 Emmitsburg

Solar Energy Contractors in Emmitsburg

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Emmitsburg, MD.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Emmitsburg

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Emmitsburg, MD.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Emmitsburg

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Emmitsburg, MD.

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Weather Forecast for Emmitsburg, MD [5]

Thu Jul 18
88°F
Light Rain
Min: 73°F
Max: 88°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 66%
Cloud cover: 47%
Fri Jul 19
89°F
Light Rain
Min: 74°F
Max: 92°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 62%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Jul 20
91°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 74°F
Max: 93°F
Strong breeze: 10 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 59%
Cloud cover: 77%
Sun Jul 21
91°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 68°F
Max: 93°F
: 7 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 56%
Cloud cover: 9%
Mon Jul 22
64°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 61°F
Max: 72°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 98%
Cloud cover: 100%
Tue Jul 23
74°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 58°F
Max: 75°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 47%

More about Emmitsburg

About Emmitsburg

The town of Emmitsburg, MD in Frederick County has an approximate population of 2,814. [6]

Emmitsburg Solar Power

Emmitsburg, MD Solar Energy

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

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The solar energy that strikes the Earth in one hour could provide all of the Earth's energy needs for a complete year.

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