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Solar Energy in Scotia, NY

Solar Energy in Scotia

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Solar Panels in Scotia

Solar panels in Scotia that will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Scotia

The total length of the day in Scotia, NY today (April 20, 2019) will be 13 hours and 38 minutes. [More]

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Scotia, NY Solar Energy

Solar Power in Scotia, NY

Solar Energy Data in Scotia, NY

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Scotia, NY

Solar Radiation Data in Scotia

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* 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 Scotia

Solar Radiation Data in Scotia, NY

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Scotia, NY

Solar Radiation Data in Scotia

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

Solar Power Levels in Scotia

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Scotia

  • Sunrise/Sunset for April 20, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 10:05 am
    • Sunset: 11:44 pm
    • Solar Noon: 4:54 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:38
Solar Energy Statistics for Scotia

Best Months for Solar in Scotia

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

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Scotia

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

However, Scotia is in Schenectady County and Schenectady County has at least 1,003 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Scotia

The Power of Solar in Scotia, NY

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Scotia, NY

Solar Radiation Data in Scotia

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Cost of Utilities in Scotia

Scotia Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Scotia averaged 17.29 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in January 2019, which was about 39% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.47¢/kWh in January. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Scotia

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Scotia Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in New York averaged $12.24 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in January 2019, which was approximately 30% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.43 per Mcf in January. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Scotia

Solar Energy Contractors in Scotia

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Scotia, NY.

Sorry, no local solar energy contractors found.

Our search for solar contractors companies located in Scotia produced no matches.

Solar Energy Equipment in Scotia

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Scotia, NY.

Sorry, no local business selling solar equipment were found.

Our search for companies selling solar parts located in Scotia produced no matches.

Energy Conservation Consultants in Scotia

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Scotia, NY.

Sorry, no local energy conservation specialists were found.

Our search for energy conservation specialists located in Scotia produced no matches.

Weather Forecast for Scotia, NY [5]

Sat Apr 20
66°F
Light Rain
Min: 56°F
Max: 66°F
Strong breeze: 12 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 87%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sun Apr 21
62°F
Light Rain
Min: 49°F
Max: 66°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 100%
Mon Apr 22
64°F
Light Rain
Min: 45°F
Max: 66°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 60%
Cloud cover: 10%
Tue Apr 23
67°F
Light Rain
Min: 48°F
Max: 73°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 60%
Cloud cover: 46%
Wed Apr 24
48°F
Light Rain
Min: 42°F
Max: 54°F
Strong breeze: 13 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 67%
Cloud cover: 100%
Thu Apr 25
54°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 37°F
Max: 62°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 43%
Cloud cover: 3%

More about Scotia

About Scotia

The village of Scotia, NY in Schenectady County has an approximate population of 7,729. [6]

Scotia Solar Power

Scotia, NY Solar Energy

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

Did you know?

It takes light about 8 minutes, 19 seconds to travel the 93,000,000 miles from the sun's surface to us on Earth.

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