Solar Energy LocalSolar Energy Local
Solar Energy & Solar Power Resources

Solar Power in 01056 (Ludlow, MA)

Solar Energy in 01056

Sorry, historical solar radition values for 01056 are currently unavailable, please check back later.

Solar Panels in 01056

Solar panels in 01056 that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in 01056

The total length of the day in 01056 (Ludlow, MA) today (October 25, 2020) will be 10 hours and 33 minutes. [More]

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes
01056 Solar Energy

Solar Energy in 01056 (Ludlow, MA)

Solar Energy Data for 01056

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in 01056.

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


Solar Energy Analysis for 01056

Solar Radiation Data in 01056

Based on historical 01056 data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in 01056. [1]

The region associated with 01056 has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.81 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.69 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in 01056 that are always titled at the latitude of Ludlow (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.5 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.81 kWh/m2/day and approximately 22% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.69 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 01056

Solar Radiation Data in 01056

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in 01056.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for 01056

Solar Radiation Data in 01056

Sorry, it is not possible to complete our solar radiation analysis for 01056 at this time.

Historical solar radiation data for 01056 is not currently available.

Please check back later.

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes

Solar Power Comparison: 01056 vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in 01056

Sorry, solar radiation data for 01056 is not currently available. Please try again later.

Solar Power: 01056 vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average 01056 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 01056

Sunrise / Sunset in 01056

  • Sunrise/Sunset for October 25, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:16 am
    • Sunset: 9:50 pm
    • Solar Noon: 4:33 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:33
Solar Energy Statistics for 01056

Best Months for Solar in 01056

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.49 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.49 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.88 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in 01056

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in 01056 at this current time.

However, 01056 is in Hampden County and Hampden County (MA) has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in 01056

The Power of Solar in 01056

Monthly AC solar system output averages for 01056. Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in 01056. [2]

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

Solar Output Analysis for 01056

Solar Radiation Data in 01056

Sorry, it is not possible to complete our solar radiation analysis for 01056 at this time.

Historical solar radiation data for 01056 is not currently available.

Please check back later.

Latest Solar News

Solar power continues its steep incline in the U.S.

Solar power continues its steep incline in the U.S.The SEIA released its Solar Market Insight Report for Q2 2016, which had a number of positive reports regarding solar power in the U.S.
Read More

Apple is generating too much solar power

Apple is generating too much solar powerApple has apparently become so good at creating electricity with solar energy that is has an excess and plans to start selling it.
Read More

San Francisco makes huge commitment to solar power

San Francisco makes huge commitment to solar powerSan Francisco is doubling down on its commitment to renewable energy, and especially to its commitment to solar energy and solar power.
Read More

Weather Forecast for 01056 [5]

Sun Oct 25
45°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 39°F
Max: 52°F
Light breeze: 7 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 57%
Cloud cover: 100%
Mon Oct 26
49°F
Light Rain
Min: 43°F
Max: 54°F
Light breeze: 4 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 73%
Cloud cover: 97%
Tue Oct 27
53°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 47°F
Max: 58°F
Light breeze: 6 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 65%
Cloud cover: 98%
Wed Oct 28
50°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 43°F
Max: 54°F
Calm: 2 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 66%
Cloud cover: 99%
Thu Oct 29
53°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 41°F
Max: 56°F
Calm: 2 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 58%
Cloud cover: 98%
Fri Oct 30
36°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 29°F
Max: 42°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 85%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about 01056

About 01056

The ZIP code 01056 is associated with the city of Ludlow in Hampden County in Massachusetts.

01056 Solar Power

01056 Solar Energy & Power

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in 01056, or for more solar-related resources for MA, check out the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

Did you know?

Solar cells convert sunlight into electricity through a physical process known as the photovoltaic effect.

Cities in Massachusetts

More ZIP Codes in MA


Go

References