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Solar Energy in Tualatin, OR

Solar Energy in Tualatin

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Solar Panels in Tualatin

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Tualatin

The total length of the day in Tualatin, OR today (July 18, 2019) will be 15 hours and 13 minutes. [More]

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Tualatin, OR Solar Energy

Solar Power in Tualatin, OR

Solar Energy Data in Tualatin, OR

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Tualatin, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Tualatin

Based on historical Tualatin, 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 Tualatin. [1]

Tualatin has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.6 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.5 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Tualatin that are always titled at the latitude of Tualatin (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.11 kWh/m2/day, or about 14% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.6 kWh/m2/day and approximately 17% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.5 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 Tualatin

Solar Radiation Data in Tualatin, OR

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Tualatin, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Tualatin

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

Solar Power Levels in Tualatin

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Tualatin

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 18, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:40 pm
    • Sunset: 3:53 am
    • Solar Noon: 8:17 pm
    • Length of Day: 15:13
Solar Energy Statistics for Tualatin

Best Months for Solar in Tualatin

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (6.23 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (6.44 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.64 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Tualatin

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

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

Solar Power Output in Tualatin

The Power of Solar in Tualatin, OR

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Tualatin, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Tualatin

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Cost of Utilities in Tualatin

Tualatin Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Tualatin averaged 11.03 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in April 2019, which was about 17% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.26¢/kWh in April. [3]

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Tualatin Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Oregon averaged $11.06 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2019, which was approximately 1% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $10.92 per Mcf in April. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Tualatin

Solar Energy Contractors in Tualatin

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Tualatin

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Tualatin

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

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Weather Forecast for Tualatin, OR [5]

Thu Jul 18
71°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 53°F
Max: 72°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 43%
Cloud cover: 78%
Fri Jul 19
75°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 55°F
Max: 76°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 33%
Cloud cover: 4%
Sat Jul 20
84°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 57°F
Max: 86°F
Light breeze: 2 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 25%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Jul 21
89°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 61°F
Max: 90°F
Calm: 0 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 26%
Cloud cover: 33%
Mon Jul 22
83°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 58°F
Max: 85°F
Light breeze: 1 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 34%
Cloud cover: 89%
Tue Jul 23
70°F
Light Rain
Min: 54°F
Max: 72°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 57%
Cloud cover: 94%

More about Tualatin

About Tualatin

The city of Tualatin, OR in Washington County has an approximate population of 26,054. [6]

Tualatin Solar Power

Tualatin, OR Solar Energy

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

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Some tax incentives and rebate programs are designed to spur the use of solar energy. These vary by location.

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