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Solar Energy in Rainsburg, PA

Solar Energy in Rainsburg

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Solar Panels in Rainsburg

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Rainsburg

The total length of the day in Rainsburg, PA today (June 20, 2019) will be 15 hours and 00 minutes. [More]

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Rainsburg, PA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Rainsburg, PA

Solar Energy Data in Rainsburg, PA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Rainsburg, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Rainsburg

Based on historical Rainsburg, 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 Rainsburg. [1]

Rainsburg has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.85 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 6% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.63 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Rainsburg that are always titled at the latitude of Rainsburg (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.43 kWh/m2/day, or about 15% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.85 kWh/m2/day and approximately 22% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.63 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 Rainsburg

Solar Radiation Data in Rainsburg, PA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Rainsburg, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Rainsburg

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

Solar Power Levels in Rainsburg

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Rainsburg

  • Sunrise/Sunset for June 20, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 9:45 am
    • Sunset: 12:45 am
    • Solar Noon: 5:15 pm
    • Length of Day: 15:00
Solar Energy Statistics for Rainsburg

Best Months for Solar in Rainsburg

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: June (5.27 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (4.3 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (5.85 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Rainsburg

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

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

Solar Power Output in Rainsburg

The Power of Solar in Rainsburg, PA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Rainsburg, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Rainsburg

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Cost of Utilities in Rainsburg

Rainsburg Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Rainsburg 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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Rainsburg 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 Rainsburg

Solar Energy Contractors in Rainsburg

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Rainsburg

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Rainsburg

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

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Weather Forecast for Rainsburg, PA [5]

Thu Jun 20
77°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 61°F
Max: 77°F
High wind, near gale: 15 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 89%
Cloud cover: 98%
Fri Jun 21
64°F
Light Rain
Min: 47°F
Max: 66°F
High wind, near gale: 15 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 82%
Cloud cover: 68%
Sat Jun 22
66°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 50°F
Max: 68°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 60%
Cloud cover: 50%
Sun Jun 23
74°F
Light Rain
Min: 58°F
Max: 75°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 47%
Cloud cover: 76%
Mon Jun 24
78°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 62°F
Max: 81°F
Strong breeze: 12 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 67%
Cloud cover: 67%
Tue Jun 25
73°F
Light Rain
Min: 59°F
Max: 73°F
Strong breeze: 12 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 66%
Cloud cover: 48%

More about Rainsburg

About Rainsburg

The borough of Rainsburg, PA in Bedford County has an approximate population of 133. [6]

Rainsburg Solar Power

Rainsburg, PA Solar Energy

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

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