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Solar Energy in Ridgefield Park, NJ

Solar Energy in Ridgefield Park

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Solar Panels in Ridgefield Park

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Ridgefield Park

The total length of the day in Ridgefield Park, NJ today (October 21, 2019) will be 10 hours and 52 minutes. [More]

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Ridgefield Park, NJ Solar Energy

Solar Power in Ridgefield Park, NJ

Solar Energy Data in Ridgefield Park, NJ

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Ridgefield Park, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Ridgefield Park

Based on historical Ridgefield Park, 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 Ridgefield Park. [1]

Ridgefield Park has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.94 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.84 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Ridgefield Park that are always titled at the latitude of Ridgefield Park (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.64 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.94 kWh/m2/day and approximately 21% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.84 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 Ridgefield Park

Solar Radiation Data in Ridgefield Park, NJ

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Ridgefield Park.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Ridgefield Park, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Ridgefield Park

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Solar Power Comparison: Ridgefield Park vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Ridgefield Park

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Ridgefield Park 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 Ridgefield Park

Sunrise / Sunset in Ridgefield Park

  • Sunrise/Sunset for October 21, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:14 am
    • Sunset: 10:06 pm
    • Solar Noon: 4:40 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:52
Solar Energy Statistics for Ridgefield Park

Best Months for Solar in Ridgefield Park

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.53 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.44 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.92 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Ridgefield Park

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the village of Ridgefield Park, NJ at this current time.

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

Solar Power Output in Ridgefield Park

The Power of Solar in Ridgefield Park, NJ

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Ridgefield Park, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Ridgefield Park

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Cost of Utilities in Ridgefield Park

Ridgefield Park Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Ridgefield Park averaged 16.11 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in July 2019, which was about 21% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.27¢/kWh in July. [3]

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Ridgefield Park Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in New Jersey averaged $12.88 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in July 2019, which was approximately 28% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.89 per Mcf in July. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Ridgefield Park

Solar Energy Contractors in Ridgefield Park

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Ridgefield Park, NJ.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Ridgefield Park

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Ridgefield Park, NJ.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Ridgefield Park

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Ridgefield Park, NJ.

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Weather Forecast for Ridgefield Park, NJ [5]

Sun Oct 20
51°F
Light Rain
Min: 51°F
Max: 51°F
Light breeze: 5 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 98%
Cloud cover: 100%
Mon Oct 21
54°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 45°F
Max: 61°F
Light breeze: 6 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 81%
Cloud cover: 9%
Tue Oct 22
51°F
Light Rain
Min: 47°F
Max: 55°F
Light breeze: 6 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 82%
Cloud cover: 100%
Wed Oct 23
53°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 43°F
Max: 55°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 67%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Oct 24
53°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 40°F
Max: 58°F
Light breeze: 5 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 50%
Cloud cover: 1%
Fri Oct 25
55°F
Light Rain
Min: 44°F
Max: 59°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 63%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about Ridgefield Park

About Ridgefield Park

The village of Ridgefield Park, NJ in Bergen County has an approximate population of 12,729. [6]

Ridgefield Park Solar Power

Ridgefield Park, NJ Solar Energy

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

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The solar energy that strikes the Earth in one hour could provide all of the Earth's energy needs for a complete year.

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