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Solar Energy in Goldsboro, MD

Solar Energy in Goldsboro

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Solar Panels in Goldsboro

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Goldsboro

The total length of the day in Goldsboro, MD today (September 28, 2020) will be 11 hours and 51 minutes. [More]

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Goldsboro, MD Solar Energy

Solar Power in Goldsboro, MD

Solar Energy Data in Goldsboro, MD

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Goldsboro, MD

Solar Radiation Data in Goldsboro

Based on historical Goldsboro, 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 Goldsboro. [1]

Goldsboro has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.15 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately equal to the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.15 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Goldsboro that are always titled at the latitude of Goldsboro (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.86 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.15 kWh/m2/day and approximately 17% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.15 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 Goldsboro

Solar Radiation Data in Goldsboro, MD

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Goldsboro, MD

Solar Radiation Data in Goldsboro

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

Solar Power Levels in Goldsboro

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Goldsboro

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 28, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 10:57 am
    • Sunset: 10:49 pm
    • Solar Noon: 4:53 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:51
Solar Energy Statistics for Goldsboro

Best Months for Solar in Goldsboro

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.66 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.74 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.14 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Goldsboro

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

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

Solar Power Output in Goldsboro

The Power of Solar in Goldsboro, MD

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Goldsboro, MD

Solar Radiation Data in Goldsboro

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Cost of Utilities in Goldsboro

Goldsboro Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Goldsboro averaged 12.24 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in July 2020, which was about 8% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.26¢/kWh in July. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Goldsboro

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Goldsboro Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Maryland averaged $18.62 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in June 2020, which was approximately 21% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $15.37 per Mcf in June. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Goldsboro, MD [5]

Mon Sep 28
71°F
Few Clouds
Min: 64°F
Max: 77°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 84%
Cloud cover: 15%
Tue Sep 29
70°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 66°F
Max: 74°F
Light breeze: 7 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 93%
Cloud cover: 98%
Wed Sep 30
59°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 55°F
Max: 67°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 82%
Cloud cover: 93%
Thu Oct 1
67°F
Light Rain
Min: 56°F
Max: 69°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 66%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Oct 2
60°F
Light Rain
Min: 52°F
Max: 66°F
Light breeze: 6 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 60%
Cloud cover: 96%
Sat Oct 3
61°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 48°F
Max: 65°F
Light breeze: 5 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 58%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Goldsboro

About Goldsboro

The town of Goldsboro, MD in Caroline County has an approximate population of 246. [6]

Goldsboro Solar Power

Goldsboro, MD Solar Energy

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

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