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Solar Energy in Lock Haven, PA

Solar Energy in Lock Haven

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Solar Panels in Lock Haven

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Lock Haven

The total length of the day in Lock Haven, PA today (July 04, 2020) will be 15 hours and 01 minutes. [More]

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Lock Haven, PA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Lock Haven, PA

Solar Energy Data in Lock Haven, PA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Lock Haven, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Lock Haven

Based on historical Lock Haven, 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 Lock Haven. [1]

Lock Haven has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.8 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 7% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.56 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Lock Haven that are always titled at the latitude of Lock Haven (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.4 kWh/m2/day, or about 16% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.8 kWh/m2/day and approximately 24% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.56 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 Lock Haven

Solar Radiation Data in Lock Haven, PA

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Lock Haven.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Lock Haven, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Lock Haven

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Solar Power Comparison: Lock Haven vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Lock Haven

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Lock Haven 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 Lock Haven

Sunrise / Sunset in Lock Haven

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 04, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 9:43 am
    • Sunset: 12:45 am
    • Solar Noon: 5:14 pm
    • Length of Day: 15:01
Solar Energy Statistics for Lock Haven

Best Months for Solar in Lock Haven

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.33 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (4.48 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.74 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Lock Haven

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

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

Solar Power Output in Lock Haven

The Power of Solar in Lock Haven, PA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Lock Haven, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Lock Haven

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Cost of Utilities in Lock Haven

Lock Haven Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Lock Haven averaged 13.76 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in April 2020, which was about 4% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.28¢/kWh in April. [3]

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Lock Haven Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Pennsylvania averaged $11.16 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2020, which was approximately 4% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $10.68 per Mcf in April. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Lock Haven, PA [5]

Sat Jul 4
74°F
Light Rain
Min: 67°F
Max: 74°F
Light breeze: 3 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 78%
Cloud cover: 1%
Sun Jul 5
92°F
Light Rain
Min: 66°F
Max: 92°F
Calm: 1 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 30%
Cloud cover: 42%
Mon Jul 6
90°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 67°F
Max: 90°F
Light breeze: 6 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 40%
Cloud cover: 1%
Tue Jul 7
88°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 71°F
Max: 90°F
Light breeze: 6 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 52%
Cloud cover: 10%
Wed Jul 8
89°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 70°F
Max: 91°F
Light breeze: 3 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 50%
Cloud cover: 78%
Thu Jul 9
91°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 71°F
Max: 91°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 43%
Cloud cover: 38%

More about Lock Haven

About Lock Haven

The city of Lock Haven, PA in Clinton County has an approximate population of 9,772. [6]

Lock Haven Solar Power

Lock Haven, PA Solar Energy

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

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