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Solar Energy in Indian Head, MD

Solar Energy in Indian Head

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Solar Panels in Indian Head

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Indian Head

The total length of the day in Indian Head, MD today (July 14, 2020) will be 14 hours and 36 minutes. [More]

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Indian Head, MD Solar Energy

Solar Power in Indian Head, MD

Solar Energy Data in Indian Head, MD

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Indian Head, MD

Solar Radiation Data in Indian Head

Based on historical Indian Head, 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 Indian Head. [1]

Indian Head has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.19 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 1% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.22 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Indian Head that are always titled at the latitude of Indian Head (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.89 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.19 kWh/m2/day and approximately 16% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.22 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 Indian Head

Solar Radiation Data in Indian Head, MD

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Indian Head.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Indian Head, MD

Solar Radiation Data in Indian Head

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Solar Power Comparison: Indian Head vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Indian Head

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Indian Head 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 Indian Head

Sunrise / Sunset in Indian Head

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 14, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 9:56 am
    • Sunset: 12:32 am
    • Solar Noon: 5:14 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:36
Solar Energy Statistics for Indian Head

Best Months for Solar in Indian Head

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.69 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.79 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.17 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Indian Head

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

However, Indian Head is in Charles County and Charles County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Indian Head

The Power of Solar in Indian Head, MD

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Indian Head, MD

Solar Radiation Data in Indian Head

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Cost of Utilities in Indian Head

Indian Head Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Indian Head averaged 13.22 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in April 2020, which was about 0% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.28¢/kWh in April. [3]

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Indian Head Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Maryland averaged $11.93 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2020, which was approximately 12% 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 Indian Head, MD [5]

Tue Jul 14
86°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 68°F
Max: 87°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 37%
Cloud cover: 2%
Wed Jul 15
90°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 72°F
Max: 90°F
Light breeze: 4 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 41%
Cloud cover: 40%
Thu Jul 16
87°F
Light Rain
Min: 73°F
Max: 87°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 28%
Fri Jul 17
85°F
Light Rain
Min: 73°F
Max: 89°F
Calm: 3 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 65%
Cloud cover: 80%
Sat Jul 18
95°F
Light Rain
Min: 75°F
Max: 95°F
Light breeze: 5 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 39%
Cloud cover: 22%
Sun Jul 19
99°F
Few Clouds
Min: 76°F
Max: 99°F
Calm: 3 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 35%
Cloud cover: 17%

More about Indian Head

About Indian Head

The town of Indian Head, MD in Charles County has an approximate population of 3,844. [6]

Indian Head Solar Power

Indian Head, MD Solar Energy

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

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