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Solar Energy in Danville, PA

Solar Energy in Danville

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Solar Panels in Danville

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Danville

The total length of the day in Danville, PA today (June 20, 2019) will be 15 hours and 07 minutes. [More]

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Danville, PA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Danville, PA

Solar Energy Data in Danville, PA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Danville, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Danville

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

Danville has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.83 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 8% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.54 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Danville that are always titled at the latitude of Danville (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.42 kWh/m2/day, or about 15% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.83 kWh/m2/day and approximately 25% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.54 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 Danville

Solar Radiation Data in Danville, PA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Danville, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Danville

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

Solar Power Levels in Danville

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Danville

  • Sunrise/Sunset for June 20, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 9:34 am
    • Sunset: 12:41 am
    • Solar Noon: 5:08 pm
    • Length of Day: 15:07
Solar Energy Statistics for Danville

Best Months for Solar in Danville

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.43 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.31 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (5.86 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Danville

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the borough of Danville, PA at this current time.

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

Solar Power Output in Danville

The Power of Solar in Danville, PA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Danville, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Danville

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Cost of Utilities in Danville

Danville Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Danville averaged 13.63 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in March 2019, which was about 6% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.83¢/kWh in March. [3]

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Danville Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Pennsylvania averaged $10.96 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in March 2019, which was approximately 16% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.48 per Mcf in March. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Danville

Solar Energy Contractors in Danville

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Danville, PA.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Danville

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Danville, PA.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Danville

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Danville, PA.

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Weather Forecast for Danville, PA [5]

Thu Jun 20
75°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 60°F
Max: 75°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 88%
Cloud cover: 95%
Fri Jun 21
74°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 52°F
Max: 74°F
Strong breeze: 13 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 50%
Cloud cover: 19%
Sat Jun 22
73°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 52°F
Max: 73°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 47%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Jun 23
79°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 57°F
Max: 79°F
Calm: 0 mps E
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 42%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Jun 24
79°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 63°F
Max: 83°F
Gentle Breeze: 5 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 66%
Cloud cover: 53%
Tue Jun 25
82°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 62°F
Max: 82°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 48%
Cloud cover: 61%

More about Danville

About Danville

The borough of Danville, PA in Montour County has an approximate population of 4,699. [6]

Danville Solar Power

Danville, PA Solar Energy

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

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