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Solar Energy in Takoma Park, MD

Solar Energy in Takoma Park

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Solar Panels in Takoma Park

Solar panels in Takoma Park that will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Takoma Park

The total length of the day in Takoma Park, MD today (April 01, 2020) will be 12 hours and 41 minutes. [More]

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Takoma Park, MD Solar Energy

Solar Power in Takoma Park, MD

Solar Energy Data in Takoma Park, MD

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Takoma Park, MD

Solar Radiation Data in Takoma Park

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* 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 Takoma Park

Solar Radiation Data in Takoma Park, MD

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Takoma Park.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Takoma Park, MD

Solar Radiation Data in Takoma Park

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Solar Power Comparison: Takoma Park vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Takoma Park

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Takoma Park 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 Takoma Park

Sunrise / Sunset in Takoma Park

  • Sunrise/Sunset for April 01, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 10:50 am
    • Sunset: 11:32 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:11 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:41
Solar Energy Statistics for Takoma Park

Best Months for Solar in Takoma Park

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

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Takoma Park

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

However, Takoma Park is in Montgomery County and Montgomery County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Takoma Park

The Power of Solar in Takoma Park, MD

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Takoma Park, MD

Solar Radiation Data in Takoma Park

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Cost of Utilities in Takoma Park

Takoma Park Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Takoma Park averaged 13.42 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in January 2020, which was about 5% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.79¢/kWh in January. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Takoma Park

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Takoma Park Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Maryland averaged $11.47 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in December 2019, which was approximately 22% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.38 per Mcf in December. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Takoma Park

Solar Energy Contractors in Takoma Park

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Takoma Park

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Takoma Park

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

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Weather Forecast for Takoma Park, MD [5]

Wed Apr 1
47°F
Light Rain
Min: 42°F
Max: 51°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 85%
Thu Apr 2
50°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 40°F
Max: 53°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 47%
Cloud cover: 43%
Fri Apr 3
58°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 41°F
Max: 59°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 46%
Cloud cover: 63%
Sat Apr 4
57°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 44°F
Max: 58°F
Light breeze: 5 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 47%
Cloud cover: 46%
Sun Apr 5
61°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 48°F
Max: 61°F
Light breeze: 6 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 49%
Cloud cover: 83%
Mon Apr 6
72°F
Light Rain
Min: 51°F
Max: 72°F
Calm: 2 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 41%
Cloud cover: 16%

More about Takoma Park

About Takoma Park

The city of Takoma Park, MD in Montgomery County has an approximate population of 16,715. [6]

Takoma Park Solar Power

Takoma Park, MD Solar Energy

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

Did you know?

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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