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Solar Energy in Freeport, PA

Solar Energy in Freeport

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Solar Panels in Freeport

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Freeport

The total length of the day in Freeport, PA today (February 23, 2020) will be 11 hours and 04 minutes. [More]

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Freeport, PA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Freeport, PA

Solar Energy Data in Freeport, PA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Freeport, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Freeport

Based on historical Freeport, 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 Freeport. [1]

Freeport has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.79 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 10% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.43 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Freeport that are always titled at the latitude of Freeport (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.32 kWh/m2/day, or about 14% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.79 kWh/m2/day and approximately 26% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.43 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 Freeport

Solar Radiation Data in Freeport, PA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Freeport, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Freeport

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

Solar Power Levels in Freeport

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Freeport

  • Sunrise/Sunset for February 23, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:59 am
    • Sunset: 11:04 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:31 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:04
Solar Energy Statistics for Freeport

Best Months for Solar in Freeport

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.38 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.26 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (5.88 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Freeport

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

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

Solar Power Output in Freeport

The Power of Solar in Freeport, PA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Freeport, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Freeport

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Cost of Utilities in Freeport

Freeport Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Freeport averaged 14.07 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in November 2019, which was about 8% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.04¢/kWh in November. [3]

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Freeport Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Pennsylvania averaged $11.22 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in November 2019, which was approximately 19% 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 Freeport

Solar Energy Contractors in Freeport

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Freeport

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Freeport

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

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Weather Forecast for Freeport, PA [5]

Sun Feb 23
40°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 34°F
Max: 40°F
Light breeze: 5 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 75%
Cloud cover: 47%
Mon Feb 24
47°F
Light Rain
Min: 31°F
Max: 47°F
Light breeze: 7 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 67%
Cloud cover: 100%
Tue Feb 25
48°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 41°F
Max: 48°F
Light breeze: 3 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 88%
Cloud cover: 99%
Wed Feb 26
40°F
Light Snow
Min: 27°F
Max: 44°F
Light breeze: 6 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 91%
Cloud cover: 100%
Thu Feb 27
32°F
Light Snow
Min: 21°F
Max: 32°F
Moderate breeze: 16 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Snow
Humidity: 51%
Cloud cover: 98%
Fri Feb 28
27°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 18°F
Max: 27°F
Moderate breeze: 13 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 43%
Cloud cover: 98%

More about Freeport

About Freeport

The borough of Freeport, PA in Armstrong County has an approximate population of 1,813. [6]

Freeport Solar Power

Freeport, PA Solar Energy

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

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