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Solar Energy in Union, OR

Solar Energy in Union

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Solar Panels in Union

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Union

The total length of the day in Union, OR today (February 20, 2020) will be 10 hours and 42 minutes. [More]

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Union, OR Solar Energy

Solar Power in Union, OR

Solar Energy Data in Union, OR

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Union, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Union

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

Union has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.17 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 16% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.99 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Union that are always titled at the latitude of Union (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.94 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.17 kWh/m2/day and approximately 1% less than the average monthly DNI of 4.99 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 Union

Solar Radiation Data in Union, OR

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Union, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Union

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

Solar Power Levels in Union

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Union

  • Sunrise/Sunset for February 20, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 2:44 pm
    • Sunset: 1:26 am
    • Solar Noon: 8:05 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:42
Solar Energy Statistics for Union

Best Months for Solar in Union

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (6.99 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (8.41 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (7.49 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Union

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

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

Solar Power Output in Union

The Power of Solar in Union, OR

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Union, OR

Solar Radiation Data in Union

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Cost of Utilities in Union

Union Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Union 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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Union 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 Union

Solar Energy Contractors in Union

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Union

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Union

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

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Weather Forecast for Union, OR [5]

Wed Feb 19
23°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 21°F
Max: 23°F
Light breeze: 6 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 75%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Feb 20
27°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 17°F
Max: 27°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 58%
Cloud cover: 59%
Fri Feb 21
31°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 19°F
Max: 31°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Feb 22
33°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 23°F
Max: 33°F
Light breeze: 6 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 62%
Cloud cover: 95%
Sun Feb 23
40°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 28°F
Max: 40°F
Calm: 2 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 67%
Cloud cover: 73%
Mon Feb 24
34°F
Light Snow
Min: 25°F
Max: 34°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 59%
Cloud cover: 89%

More about Union

About Union

The city of Union, OR in Union County has an approximate population of 2,121. [6]

Union Solar Power

Union, OR Solar Energy

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

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