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Solar Energy in Redmond, OR

Solar Energy in Redmond

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Solar Panels in Redmond

Solar panels in Redmond that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Redmond

The total length of the day in Redmond, OR today (February 20, 2020) will be 10 hours and 44 minutes. [More]

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Redmond, OR Solar Energy

Solar Power in Redmond, OR

Solar Energy Data in Redmond, OR

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Redmond, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Redmond

Based on historical Redmond, OR data, solar panels that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output in Redmond. [1]

Redmond has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.5 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 22% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 5.76 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Redmond that are always titled at the latitude of Redmond (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.41 kWh/m2/day, or about 20% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.5 kWh/m2/day and approximately 6% less than the average monthly DNI of 5.76 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 Redmond

Solar Radiation Data in Redmond, OR

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Redmond, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Redmond

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

Solar Power Levels in Redmond

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Redmond

  • Sunrise/Sunset for February 20, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 2:55 pm
    • Sunset: 1:40 am
    • Solar Noon: 8:18 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:44
Solar Energy Statistics for Redmond

Best Months for Solar in Redmond

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (7.17 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (9.13 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (7.74 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Redmond

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

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

Solar Power Output in Redmond

The Power of Solar in Redmond, OR

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Redmond, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Redmond

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Cost of Utilities in Redmond

Redmond Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Redmond averaged 10.97 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in November 2019, which was about 16% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.04¢/kWh in November. [3]

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Redmond Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Oregon averaged $10.15 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in November 2019, which was approximately 8% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.43 per Mcf in November. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Redmond

Solar Energy Contractors in Redmond

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Redmond

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Redmond

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

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Weather Forecast for Redmond, OR [5]

Wed Feb 19
24°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 24°F
Max: 24°F
Calm: 3 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 65%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Feb 20
43°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 25°F
Max: 43°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 31%
Cloud cover: 100%
Fri Feb 21
49°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 30°F
Max: 50°F
: 7 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 33%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Feb 22
47°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 34°F
Max: 47°F
Calm: 2 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 41%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sun Feb 23
44°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 32°F
Max: 44°F
Fresh Breeze: 23 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 62%
Cloud cover: 68%
Mon Feb 24
41°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 28°F
Max: 41°F
Light breeze: 5 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 44%
Cloud cover: 63%

More about Redmond

About Redmond

The city of Redmond, OR in Deschutes County has an approximate population of 26,215. [6]

Redmond Solar Power

Redmond, OR Solar Energy

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

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