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Solar Energy in Meadville, PA

Solar Energy in Meadville

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Solar Panels in Meadville

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Meadville

The total length of the day in Meadville, PA today (June 20, 2019) will be 15 hours and 12 minutes. [More]

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Meadville, PA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Meadville, PA

Solar Energy Data in Meadville, PA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Meadville, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Meadville

Based on historical Meadville, 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 Meadville. [1]

Meadville has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.72 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 8% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.43 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Meadville that are always titled at the latitude of Meadville (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.23 kWh/m2/day, or about 14% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.72 kWh/m2/day and approximately 23% 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 Meadville

Solar Radiation Data in Meadville, PA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Meadville, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Meadville

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

Solar Power Levels in Meadville

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Meadville

  • Sunrise/Sunset for June 20, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 9:46 am
    • Sunset: 12:58 am
    • Solar Noon: 5:22 pm
    • Length of Day: 15:12
Solar Energy Statistics for Meadville

Best Months for Solar in Meadville

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.43 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (4.54 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.86 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Meadville

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

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

Solar Power Output in Meadville

The Power of Solar in Meadville, PA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Meadville, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Meadville

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Cost of Utilities in Meadville

Meadville Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Meadville 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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Meadville 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 Meadville

Solar Energy Contractors in Meadville

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Meadville

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Meadville

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

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Weather Forecast for Meadville, PA [5]

Thu Jun 20
70°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 63°F
Max: 70°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 86%
Cloud cover: 97%
Fri Jun 21
67°F
Light Rain
Min: 59°F
Max: 67°F
High wind, near gale: 15 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 68%
Cloud cover: 29%
Sat Jun 22
64°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 58°F
Max: 66°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 64%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Jun 23
73°F
Light Rain
Min: 59°F
Max: 73°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps ENE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 63%
Cloud cover: 51%
Mon Jun 24
80°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 67°F
Max: 81°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 77%
Cloud cover: 35%
Tue Jun 25
72°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 65°F
Max: 72°F
High wind, near gale: 16 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 73%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Meadville

About Meadville

The city of Meadville, PA in Crawford County has an approximate population of 13,388. [6]

Meadville Solar Power

Meadville, PA Solar Energy

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

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