Solar Energy LocalSolar Energy Local
Solar Energy & Solar Power Resources

Solar Energy in Falls City, OR

Solar Energy in Falls City

Sorry, historical solar radition values for Falls City are currently unavailable, please check back later.

Solar Panels in Falls City

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Falls City

The total length of the day in Falls City, OR today (December 11, 2019) will be 08 hours and 50 minutes. [More]

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes
Falls City, OR Solar Energy

Solar Power in Falls City, OR

Solar Energy Data in Falls City, OR

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Falls City, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Falls City

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

Falls City has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.74 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 5% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.92 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Falls City that are always titled at the latitude of Falls City (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.28 kWh/m2/day, or about 14% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.74 kWh/m2/day and approximately 9% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.92 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 Falls City

Solar Radiation Data in Falls City, OR

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Falls City, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Falls City

Sorry, it is not possible to complete our solar radiation analysis for Falls City at this time.

Historical solar radiation data for Falls City is not currently available.

Please check back later.

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes

Solar Power Comparison: Falls City vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Falls City

Sorry, solar radiation data for Oregon is not currently available. Please try again later.

Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Falls City 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 Falls City

Sunrise / Sunset in Falls City

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 11, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 3:41 pm
    • Sunset: 12:32 am
    • Solar Noon: 8:07 pm
    • Length of Day: 08:50
Solar Energy Statistics for Falls City

Best Months for Solar in Falls City

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (6.37 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (7.19 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.86 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Falls City

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the city of Falls City, OR at this current time.

However, Falls City is in Polk County and Polk County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Falls City

The Power of Solar in Falls City, OR

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Falls City, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Falls City

Sorry, it is not possible to complete our solar radiation analysis for Falls City at this time.

Historical solar radiation data for Falls City is not currently available.

Please check back later.

Cost of Utilities in Falls City

Falls City Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Falls City averaged 11.27 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in September 2019, which was about 14% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.17¢/kWh in September. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Falls City

Vote now: Given all of the data and analysis provided for Falls City, is solar power a good choice for residents of this city?

Yes, solar power is a great option  
No, solar power isn't a good option

Falls City Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Oregon averaged $12.98 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2019, which was approximately 27% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.81 per Mcf in September. [4]

Latest Solar News

Solar jobs now outnumber oil jobs in the U.S.

Solar jobs now outnumber oil jobs in the U.S.The Solar Foundation recently published the National Solar Jobs Census 2015, its yearly update of current employment, job trends, and growth projections in the U.S.
Read More

Apple granted another solar-related patent

Apple granted another solar-related patentTechnology powerhouse Apple was granted 53 new patents last week, and one of the new patents deals specifically with technology that is directly related to …
Read More

Could the entire U.S. be powered by solar from just …

Could the entire U.S. be powered by solar from just … Business magnate Elon Musk is known for his roles in various aspects of technology and business — from PayPal to SpaceX — and he is …
Read More

Solar Businesses in Falls City

Solar Energy Contractors in Falls City

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Falls City, OR.

Sorry, no local solar energy contractors found.

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

Solar Energy Equipment in Falls City

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Falls City, OR.

Sorry, no local business selling solar equipment were found.

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

Energy Conservation Consultants in Falls City

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Falls City, OR.

Sorry, no local energy conservation specialists were found.

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

Weather Forecast for Falls City, OR [5]

Tue Dec 10
43°F
Light Rain
Min: 42°F
Max: 43°F
Calm: 0 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 99%
Cloud cover: 100%
Wed Dec 11
46°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 42°F
Max: 48°F
Light breeze: 3 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 94%
Cloud cover: 100%
Thu Dec 12
50°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 41°F
Max: 50°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 79%
Cloud cover: 29%
Fri Dec 13
46°F
Light Rain
Min: 36°F
Max: 46°F
Light breeze: 3 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 80%
Cloud cover: 3%
Sat Dec 14
41°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 32°F
Max: 41°F
Calm: 3 mps E
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 91%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sun Dec 15
43°F
Few Clouds
Min: 31°F
Max: 43°F
Calm: 2 mps ENE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 80%
Cloud cover: 12%

More about Falls City

About Falls City

The city of Falls City, OR in Polk County has an approximate population of 947. [6]

Falls City Solar Power

Falls City, OR Solar Energy

To learn more about solar energy and solar power Falls City, OR, or for more solar-related resources for Falls City, 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.

Other Cities in Oregon

ZIP Codes in OR


Go

References