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Solar Energy in Old Tappan, NJ

Solar Energy in Old Tappan

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Solar Panels in Old Tappan

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Old Tappan

The total length of the day in Old Tappan, NJ today (May 20, 2019) will be 14 hours and 38 minutes. [More]

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Old Tappan, NJ Solar Energy

Solar Power in Old Tappan, NJ

Solar Energy Data in Old Tappan, NJ

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Old Tappan, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Old Tappan

Based on historical Old Tappan, 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 Old Tappan. [1]

Old Tappan has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.91 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.81 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Old Tappan that are always titled at the latitude of Old Tappan (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.61 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.91 kWh/m2/day and approximately 21% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.81 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 Old Tappan

Solar Radiation Data in Old Tappan, NJ

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Old Tappan.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Old Tappan, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Old Tappan

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Solar Power Comparison: Old Tappan vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Old Tappan

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Old Tappan 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 Old Tappan

Sunrise / Sunset in Old Tappan

  • Sunrise/Sunset for May 20, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 9:33 am
    • Sunset: 12:11 am
    • Solar Noon: 4:52 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:38
Solar Energy Statistics for Old Tappan

Best Months for Solar in Old Tappan

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.56 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.57 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.96 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Old Tappan

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

However, Old Tappan is in Bergen County and Bergen County has at least 2,131 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Old Tappan

The Power of Solar in Old Tappan, NJ

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Old Tappan, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Old Tappan

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Cost of Utilities in Old Tappan

Old Tappan Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Old Tappan averaged 16.24 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in February 2019, which was about 28% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.70¢/kWh in February. [3]

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Old Tappan Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in New Jersey averaged $9.34 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in February 2019, which was approximately 2% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.49 per Mcf in February. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Old Tappan

Solar Energy Contractors in Old Tappan

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Old Tappan, NJ.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Old Tappan

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Old Tappan, NJ.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Old Tappan

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Old Tappan, NJ.

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Weather Forecast for Old Tappan, NJ [5]

Sun May 19
66°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 66°F
Max: 66°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 81%
Cloud cover: 100%
Mon May 20
81°F
Few Clouds
Min: 66°F
Max: 84°F
High wind, near gale: 14 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 43%
Cloud cover: 13%
Tue May 21
64°F
Few Clouds
Min: 54°F
Max: 71°F
Strong breeze: 13 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 34%
Cloud cover: 24%
Wed May 22
66°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 55°F
Max: 74°F
Strong breeze: 12 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 28%
Cloud cover: 90%
Thu May 23
65°F
Light Rain
Min: 61°F
Max: 73°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 48%
Cloud cover: 96%
Fri May 24
72°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 57°F
Max: 72°F
Strong breeze: 12 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 46%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Old Tappan

About Old Tappan

The borough of Old Tappan, NJ in Bergen County has an approximate population of 5,750. [6]

Old Tappan Solar Power

Old Tappan, NJ Solar Energy

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

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