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Solar Energy in Franklin Lakes, NJ

Solar Energy in Franklin Lakes

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Solar Panels in Franklin Lakes

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Franklin Lakes

The total length of the day in Franklin Lakes, NJ today (September 15, 2019) will be 12 hours and 28 minutes. [More]

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Franklin Lakes, NJ Solar Energy

Solar Power in Franklin Lakes, NJ

Solar Energy Data in Franklin Lakes, NJ

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Franklin Lakes, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Franklin Lakes

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

Franklin Lakes has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.93 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.87 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Franklin Lakes that are always titled at the latitude of Franklin Lakes (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.63 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.93 kWh/m2/day and approximately 20% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.87 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 Franklin Lakes

Solar Radiation Data in Franklin Lakes, NJ

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Franklin Lakes.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Franklin Lakes, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Franklin Lakes

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Solar Power Comparison: Franklin Lakes vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Franklin Lakes

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Franklin Lakes 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 Franklin Lakes

Sunrise / Sunset in Franklin Lakes

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 15, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 10:37 am
    • Sunset: 11:05 pm
    • Solar Noon: 4:51 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:28
Solar Energy Statistics for Franklin Lakes

Best Months for Solar in Franklin Lakes

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.56 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.65 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.96 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Franklin Lakes

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the borough of Franklin Lakes, NJ at this current time.

However, Franklin Lakes is in Bergen County and Bergen County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Franklin Lakes

The Power of Solar in Franklin Lakes, NJ

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Franklin Lakes, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Franklin Lakes

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Cost of Utilities in Franklin Lakes

Franklin Lakes Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Franklin Lakes averaged 15.97 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in June 2019, which was about 20% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.34¢/kWh in June. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Franklin Lakes

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Franklin Lakes Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in New Jersey averaged $11.71 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in June 2019, which was approximately 25% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $15.67 per Mcf in June. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Franklin Lakes

Solar Energy Contractors in Franklin Lakes

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Franklin Lakes, NJ.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Franklin Lakes

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Franklin Lakes, NJ.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Franklin Lakes

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Franklin Lakes, NJ.

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Weather Forecast for Franklin Lakes, NJ [5]

Sat Sep 14
64°F
Light Rain
Min: 64°F
Max: 64°F
Calm: 2 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 98%
Cloud cover: 96%
Sun Sep 15
72°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 63°F
Max: 78°F
Light breeze: 5 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 57%
Cloud cover: 4%
Mon Sep 16
75°F
Light Rain
Min: 60°F
Max: 75°F
Calm: 2 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 51%
Tue Sep 17
63°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 49°F
Max: 68°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 53%
Cloud cover: 31%
Wed Sep 18
66°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 47°F
Max: 68°F
Calm: 3 mps ENE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 8%
Thu Sep 19
68°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 49°F
Max: 73°F
Calm: 1 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 56%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Franklin Lakes

About Franklin Lakes

The borough of Franklin Lakes, NJ in Bergen County has an approximate population of 10,590. [6]

Franklin Lakes Solar Power

Franklin Lakes, NJ Solar Energy

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

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