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Solar Energy in Poplar, MT

Solar Energy in Poplar

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Solar Panels in Poplar

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Poplar

The total length of the day in Poplar, MT today (February 23, 2020) will be 10 hours and 43 minutes. [More]

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Poplar, MT Solar Energy

Solar Power in Poplar, MT

Solar Energy Data in Poplar, MT

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Poplar, MT

Solar Radiation Data in Poplar

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

Poplar has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.84 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 15% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.51 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Poplar that are always titled at the latitude of Poplar (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.62 kWh/m2/day, or about 20% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.84 kWh/m2/day and approximately 2% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.51 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 Poplar

Solar Radiation Data in Poplar, MT

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Poplar, MT

Solar Radiation Data in Poplar

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

Solar Power Levels in Poplar

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Poplar

  • Sunrise/Sunset for February 23, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 1:52 pm
    • Sunset: 12:35 am
    • Solar Noon: 7:14 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:43
Solar Energy Statistics for Poplar

Best Months for Solar in Poplar

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (6.52 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (7.54 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.93 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Poplar

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

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

Solar Power Output in Poplar

The Power of Solar in Poplar, MT

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Poplar, MT

Solar Radiation Data in Poplar

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Cost of Utilities in Poplar

Poplar Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Poplar averaged 11.40 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in November 2019, which was about 13% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.04¢/kWh in November. [3]

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Poplar Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Montana averaged $6.78 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in November 2019, which was approximately 28% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.43 per Mcf in November. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Poplar

Solar Energy Contractors in Poplar

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Poplar, MT.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Poplar

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Poplar, MT.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Poplar

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Poplar, MT.

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Weather Forecast for Poplar, MT [5]

Sun Feb 23
25°F
Few Clouds
Min: 19°F
Max: 29°F
Light breeze: 7 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 82%
Cloud cover: 11%
Mon Feb 24
25°F
Snow
Min: 18°F
Max: 27°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps ENE
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 95%
Cloud cover: 100%
Tue Feb 25
13°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 3°F
Max: 16°F
Light breeze: 6 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 89%
Cloud cover: 56%
Wed Feb 26
14°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 3°F
Max: 18°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 87%
Cloud cover: 84%
Thu Feb 27
21°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 12°F
Max: 26°F
Light breeze: 4 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 88%
Cloud cover: 46%
Fri Feb 28
26°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 15°F
Max: 31°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 84%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Poplar

About Poplar

The city of Poplar, MT in Roosevelt County has an approximate population of 810. [6]

Poplar Solar Power

Poplar, MT Solar Energy

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

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