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Solar Energy in Totowa, NJ

Solar Energy in Totowa

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Solar Panels in Totowa

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Totowa

The total length of the day in Totowa, NJ today (December 02, 2020) will be 09 hours and 25 minutes. [More]

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Totowa, NJ Solar Energy

Solar Power in Totowa, NJ

Solar Energy Data in Totowa, NJ

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Totowa, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Totowa

Based on historical Totowa, 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 Totowa. [1]

Totowa 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 3.85 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Totowa that are always titled at the latitude of Totowa (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 3.85 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 Totowa

Solar Radiation Data in Totowa, NJ

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Totowa, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Totowa

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

Solar Power Levels in Totowa

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Totowa

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 02, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:04 pm
    • Sunset: 9:29 pm
    • Solar Noon: 4:46 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:25
Solar Energy Statistics for Totowa

Best Months for Solar in Totowa

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.56 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.58 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.95 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Totowa

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

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

Solar Power Output in Totowa

The Power of Solar in Totowa, NJ

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Totowa, NJ

Solar Radiation Data in Totowa

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Cost of Utilities in Totowa

Totowa Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Totowa averaged 16.34 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in September 2020, which was about 21% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.55¢/kWh in September. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Totowa

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Totowa Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in New Jersey averaged $13.29 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in August 2020, which was approximately 22% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $16.99 per Mcf in August. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Totowa, NJ [5]

Wed Dec 2
39°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 34°F
Max: 42°F
Gentle Breeze: 12 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 68%
Cloud cover: 81%
Thu Dec 3
43°F
Few Clouds
Min: 34°F
Max: 47°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 58%
Cloud cover: 16%
Fri Dec 4
47°F
Light Rain
Min: 40°F
Max: 48°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 53%
Cloud cover: 98%
Sat Dec 5
44°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 43°F
Max: 47°F
Gentle Breeze: 7 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 88%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sun Dec 6
43°F
Light Rain
Min: 34°F
Max: 46°F
Moderate breeze: 12 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 69%
Cloud cover: 59%
Mon Dec 7
36°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 32°F
Max: 42°F
Light breeze: 4 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 74%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Totowa

About Totowa

The borough of Totowa, NJ in Passaic County has an approximate population of 10,804. [6]

Totowa Solar Power

Totowa, NJ Solar Energy

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

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