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Solar Power in 15434 (Elco, PA)

Solar Energy in 15434

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Solar Panels in 15434

Solar panels in 15434 that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in 15434

The total length of the day in 15434 (Elco, PA) today (April 20, 2019) will be 13 hours and 29 minutes. [More]

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15434 Solar Energy

Solar Energy in 15434 (Elco, PA)

Solar Energy Data for 15434

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in 15434.

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


Solar Energy Analysis for 15434

Solar Radiation Data in 15434

Based on historical 15434 data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in 15434. [1]

The region associated with 15434 has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.85 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 12% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.44 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in 15434 that are always titled at the latitude of Elco (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.38 kWh/m2/day, or about 14% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.85 kWh/m2/day and approximately 27% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.44 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 15434

Solar Radiation Data in 15434

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for 15434

Solar Radiation Data in 15434

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Solar Power Comparison: 15434 vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in 15434

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Solar Power: 15434 vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average 15434 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 15434

Sunrise / Sunset in 15434

  • Sunrise/Sunset for April 20, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 10:33 am
    • Sunset: 12:03 am
    • Solar Noon: 5:18 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:29
Solar Energy Statistics for 15434

Best Months for Solar in 15434

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.4 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.19 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (5.89 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in 15434

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in 15434 at this current time.

However, 15434 is in Washington County and Washington County (PA) has at least 78 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in 15434

The Power of Solar in 15434

Monthly AC solar system output averages for 15434. Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in 15434. [2]

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

Solar Output Analysis for 15434

Solar Radiation Data in 15434

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Solar Businesses in 15434

Solar Energy Contractors in 15434

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near 15434.

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Solar Energy Equipment in 15434

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near 15434.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in 15434

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near 15434.

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Weather Forecast for 15434 [5]

Sat Apr 20
65°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 48°F
Max: 65°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 54%
Cloud cover: 11%
Sun Apr 21
50°F
Light Rain
Min: 45°F
Max: 50°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 76%
Cloud cover: 99%
Mon Apr 22
60°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 46°F
Max: 68°F
Light breeze: 2 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 66%
Cloud cover: 81%
Tue Apr 23
75°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 53°F
Max: 75°F
Strong breeze: 12 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 48%
Cloud cover: 20%
Wed Apr 24
56°F
Light Rain
Min: 43°F
Max: 56°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 65%
Cloud cover: 98%
Thu Apr 25
64°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 44°F
Max: 66°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 46%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about 15434

About 15434

The ZIP code 15434 is associated with the city of Elco in Washington County in Pennsylvania.

15434 Solar Power

15434 Solar Energy & Power

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in 15434, or for more solar-related resources for PA, check out the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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