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Solar Energy in Williamsport, MD

Solar Energy in Williamsport

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Solar Panels in Williamsport

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Williamsport

The total length of the day in Williamsport, MD today (April 06, 2020) will be 12 hours and 58 minutes. [More]

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Williamsport, MD Solar Energy

Solar Power in Williamsport, MD

Solar Energy Data in Williamsport, MD

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Williamsport, MD

Solar Radiation Data in Williamsport

Based on historical Williamsport, 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 Williamsport. [1]

Williamsport has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.01 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 4% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.85 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Williamsport that are always titled at the latitude of Williamsport (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.65 kWh/m2/day, or about 16% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.01 kWh/m2/day and approximately 21% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.85 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 Williamsport

Solar Radiation Data in Williamsport, MD

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Williamsport, MD

Solar Radiation Data in Williamsport

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

Solar Power Levels in Williamsport

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Williamsport

  • Sunrise/Sunset for April 06, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 10:44 am
    • Sunset: 11:42 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:13 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:58
Solar Energy Statistics for Williamsport

Best Months for Solar in Williamsport

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.56 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (4.57 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.08 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Williamsport

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

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

Solar Power Output in Williamsport

The Power of Solar in Williamsport, MD

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Williamsport, MD

Solar Radiation Data in Williamsport

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Cost of Utilities in Williamsport

Williamsport Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Williamsport 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]

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Williamsport Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Maryland averaged $11.71 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in January 2020, which was approximately 23% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.52 per Mcf in January. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Williamsport

Solar Energy Contractors in Williamsport

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Williamsport

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Williamsport

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

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Weather Forecast for Williamsport, MD [5]

Mon Apr 6
52°F
Few Clouds
Min: 47°F
Max: 52°F
Calm: 1 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 13%
Tue Apr 7
66°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 51°F
Max: 68°F
Light breeze: 5 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 90%
Wed Apr 8
73°F
Light Rain
Min: 49°F
Max: 73°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 7%
Thu Apr 9
55°F
Light Rain
Min: 37°F
Max: 64°F
Fresh Breeze: 22 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 47%
Cloud cover: 77%
Fri Apr 10
48°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 33°F
Max: 48°F
Fresh Breeze: 22 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 48%
Cloud cover: 70%
Sat Apr 11
50°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 36°F
Max: 52°F
Gentle Breeze: 12 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 43%
Cloud cover: 59%

More about Williamsport

About Williamsport

The town of Williamsport, MD in Washington County has an approximate population of 2,137. [6]

Williamsport Solar Power

Williamsport, MD Solar Energy

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

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