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Solar Energy in Meshoppen, PA

Solar Energy in Meshoppen

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Solar Panels in Meshoppen

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Meshoppen

The total length of the day in Meshoppen, PA today (May 20, 2019) will be 14 hours and 42 minutes. [More]

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Meshoppen, PA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Meshoppen, PA

Solar Energy Data in Meshoppen, PA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Meshoppen, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Meshoppen

Based on historical Meshoppen, 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 Meshoppen. [1]

Meshoppen has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.75 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 8% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.48 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Meshoppen that are always titled at the latitude of Meshoppen (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.3 kWh/m2/day, or about 15% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.75 kWh/m2/day and approximately 24% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.48 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 Meshoppen

Solar Radiation Data in Meshoppen, PA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Meshoppen, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Meshoppen

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

Solar Power Levels in Meshoppen

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Meshoppen

  • Sunrise/Sunset for May 20, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 9:39 am
    • Sunset: 12:21 am
    • Solar Noon: 5:00 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:42
Solar Energy Statistics for Meshoppen

Best Months for Solar in Meshoppen

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.46 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.48 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.87 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Meshoppen

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

However, Meshoppen is in Wyoming County and Wyoming County has at least 31 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Meshoppen

The Power of Solar in Meshoppen, PA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Meshoppen, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Meshoppen

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Cost of Utilities in Meshoppen

Meshoppen Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Meshoppen averaged 13.57 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in February 2019, which was about 7% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.70¢/kWh in February. [3]

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Meshoppen Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Pennsylvania averaged $10.54 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in February 2019, which was approximately 11% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.49 per Mcf in February. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Meshoppen

Solar Energy Contractors in Meshoppen

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Meshoppen

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Meshoppen

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

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Weather Forecast for Meshoppen, PA [5]

Sun May 19
63°F
Light Rain
Min: 63°F
Max: 63°F
Gentle Breeze: 5 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 98%
Cloud cover: 100%
Mon May 20
74°F
Light Rain
Min: 42°F
Max: 74°F
High wind, near gale: 14 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 53%
Cloud cover: 76%
Tue May 21
60°F
Few Clouds
Min: 41°F
Max: 60°F
High wind, near gale: 14 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 47%
Cloud cover: 16%
Wed May 22
62°F
Light Rain
Min: 48°F
Max: 67°F
Light breeze: 3 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 45%
Cloud cover: 100%
Thu May 23
70°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 52°F
Max: 70°F
Fresh Breeze: 10 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 68%
Cloud cover: 99%
Fri May 24
63°F
Few Clouds
Min: 47°F
Max: 64°F
Fresh Breeze: 10 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 59%
Cloud cover: 22%

More about Meshoppen

About Meshoppen

The borough of Meshoppen, PA in Wyoming County has an approximate population of 563. [6]

Meshoppen Solar Power

Meshoppen, PA Solar Energy

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

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