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Solar Energy in South Glens Falls, NY

Solar Energy in South Glens Falls

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Solar Panels in South Glens Falls

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

Sunrise & Sunset in South Glens Falls

The total length of the day in South Glens Falls, NY today (January 26, 2021) will be 09 hours and 44 minutes. [More]

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South Glens Falls, NY Solar Energy

Solar Power in South Glens Falls, NY

Solar Energy Data in South Glens Falls, NY

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for South Glens Falls, NY

Solar Radiation Data in South Glens Falls

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

South Glens Falls has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.74 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 0% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.75 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in South Glens Falls that are always titled at the latitude of South Glens Falls (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.4 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.74 kWh/m2/day and approximately 17% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.75 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 South Glens Falls

Solar Radiation Data in South Glens Falls, NY

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in South Glens Falls.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for South Glens Falls, NY

Solar Radiation Data in South Glens Falls

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Solar Power Comparison: South Glens Falls vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in South Glens Falls

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average South Glens Falls 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 South Glens Falls

Sunrise / Sunset in South Glens Falls

  • Sunrise/Sunset for January 26, 2021 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:15 pm
    • Sunset: 9:59 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:07 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:44
Solar Energy Statistics for South Glens Falls

Best Months for Solar in South Glens Falls

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.36 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (4.82 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.77 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in South Glens Falls

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

However, South Glens Falls is in Saratoga County and Saratoga County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in South Glens Falls

The Power of Solar in South Glens Falls, NY

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for South Glens Falls, NY

Solar Radiation Data in South Glens Falls

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Cost of Utilities in South Glens Falls

South Glens Falls Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in South Glens Falls averaged 19.28 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in October 2020, which was about 42% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.60¢/kWh in October. [3]

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South Glens Falls Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in New York averaged $16.13 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in October 2020, which was approximately 31% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $12.35 per Mcf in October. [4]

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Weather Forecast for South Glens Falls, NY [5]

Tue Jan 26
28°F
Snow
Min: 17°F
Max: 30°F
Light breeze: 4 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 86%
Cloud cover: 22%
Wed Jan 27
32°F
Snow
Min: 25°F
Max: 32°F
Calm: 2 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 94%
Cloud cover: 92%
Thu Jan 28
25°F
Light Snow
Min: 7°F
Max: 25°F
Light breeze: 6 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 90%
Cloud cover: 92%
Fri Jan 29
9°F
Few Clouds
Min: 0°F
Max: 10°F
Light breeze: 6 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 85%
Cloud cover: 24%
Sat Jan 30
15°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 0°F
Max: 15°F
Calm: 1 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 85%
Cloud cover: 8%
Sun Jan 31
19°F
Light Snow
Min: 5°F
Max: 20°F
Calm: 0 mps ENE
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 90%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about South Glens Falls

About South Glens Falls

The village of South Glens Falls, NY in Saratoga County has an approximate population of 3,518. [6]

South Glens Falls Solar Power

South Glens Falls, NY Solar Energy

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

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