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Solar Energy in Rockville, MO

Solar Energy in Rockville

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Solar Panels in Rockville

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Rockville

The total length of the day in Rockville, MO today (April 18, 2019) will be 13 hours and 19 minutes. [More]

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Rockville, MO Solar Energy

Solar Power in Rockville, MO

Solar Energy Data in Rockville, MO

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Rockville, MO

Solar Radiation Data in Rockville

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

Rockville has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.27 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 5% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.48 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Rockville that are always titled at the latitude of Rockville (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.91 kWh/m2/day, or about 15% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.27 kWh/m2/day and approximately 10% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.48 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 Rockville

Solar Radiation Data in Rockville, MO

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Rockville, MO

Solar Radiation Data in Rockville

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

Solar Power Levels in Rockville

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Rockville

  • Sunrise/Sunset for April 18, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:35 am
    • Sunset: 12:55 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:15 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:19
Solar Energy Statistics for Rockville

Best Months for Solar in Rockville

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: August (5.98 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.94 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.49 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Rockville

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

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

Solar Power Output in Rockville

The Power of Solar in Rockville, MO

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Rockville, MO

Solar Radiation Data in Rockville

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Cost of Utilities in Rockville

Rockville Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Rockville averaged 9.28 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in January 2019, which was about 26% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.47¢/kWh in January. [3]

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Rockville Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Missouri averaged $8.77 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in January 2019, which was approximately 7% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.43 per Mcf in January. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Rockville

Solar Energy Contractors in Rockville

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Rockville, MO.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Rockville

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Rockville, MO.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Rockville

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Rockville, MO.

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Weather Forecast for Rockville, MO [5]

Thu Apr 18
58°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 45°F
Max: 58°F
Gale: 19 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 54%
Cloud cover: 95%
Fri Apr 19
58°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 43°F
Max: 60°F
Gale: 18 mps
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 51%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Apr 20
66°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 42°F
Max: 70°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 46%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Apr 21
70°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 55°F
Max: 71°F
High wind, near gale: 15 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 68%
Cloud cover: 55%
Mon Apr 22
68°F
Light Rain
Min: 58°F
Max: 68°F
Strong breeze: 13 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 76%
Cloud cover: 49%
Tue Apr 23
70°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 60°F
Max: 73°F
High wind, near gale: 16 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 74%
Cloud cover: 97%

More about Rockville

About Rockville

The city of Rockville, MO in Bates County has an approximate population of 166. [6]

Rockville Solar Power

Rockville, MO Solar Energy

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

Did you know?

Nineteen-year-old Edmund Becquerel, a French experimental physicist, discovered the basis of solar energy in 1839.

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