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Solar Energy in Sharon, PA

Solar Energy in Sharon

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Solar Panels in Sharon

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Sharon

The total length of the day in Sharon, PA today (June 25, 2019) will be 15 hours and 08 minutes. [More]

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Sharon, PA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Sharon, PA

Solar Energy Data in Sharon, PA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Sharon, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Sharon

Based on historical Sharon, 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 Sharon. [1]

Sharon has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.74 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 11% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.37 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Sharon that are always titled at the latitude of Sharon (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.25 kWh/m2/day, or about 14% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.74 kWh/m2/day and approximately 26% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.37 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 Sharon

Solar Radiation Data in Sharon, PA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Sharon, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Sharon

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

Solar Power Levels in Sharon

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Sharon

  • Sunrise/Sunset for June 25, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 9:50 am
    • Sunset: 12:59 am
    • Solar Noon: 5:24 pm
    • Length of Day: 15:08
Solar Energy Statistics for Sharon

Best Months for Solar in Sharon

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.47 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.46 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.9 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Sharon

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

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

Solar Power Output in Sharon

The Power of Solar in Sharon, PA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Sharon, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Sharon

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Cost of Utilities in Sharon

Sharon Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Sharon 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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Sharon 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 Sharon

Solar Energy Contractors in Sharon

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Sharon

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Sharon

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

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Weather Forecast for Sharon, PA [5]

Mon Jun 24
67°F
Light Rain
Min: 67°F
Max: 67°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 97%
Cloud cover: 100%
Tue Jun 25
72°F
Light Rain
Min: 61°F
Max: 72°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 73%
Cloud cover: 74%
Wed Jun 26
74°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 62°F
Max: 77°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 88%
Cloud cover: 38%
Thu Jun 27
79°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 65°F
Max: 80°F
Light breeze: 2 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 59%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Jun 28
83°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 66°F
Max: 83°F
Fresh Breeze: 10 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 71%
Cloud cover: 59%
Sat Jun 29
78°F
Few Clouds
Min: 66°F
Max: 78°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 75%
Cloud cover: 14%

More about Sharon

About Sharon

The city of Sharon, PA in Mercer County has an approximate population of 14,038. [6]

Sharon Solar Power

Sharon, PA Solar Energy

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

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