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Solar Energy in Southwest Greensburg, PA

Solar Energy in Southwest Greensburg

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Solar Panels in Southwest Greensburg

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Southwest Greensburg

The total length of the day in Southwest Greensburg, PA today (June 25, 2019) will be 15 hours and 02 minutes. [More]

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Southwest Greensburg, PA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Southwest Greensburg, PA

Solar Energy Data in Southwest Greensburg, PA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Southwest Greensburg, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Southwest Greensburg

Based on historical Southwest Greensburg, 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 Southwest Greensburg. [1]

Southwest Greensburg has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.81 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 11% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.43 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Southwest Greensburg that are always titled at the latitude of Southwest Greensburg (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.34 kWh/m2/day, or about 14% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.81 kWh/m2/day and approximately 27% 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 Southwest Greensburg

Solar Radiation Data in Southwest Greensburg, PA

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Southwest Greensburg.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Southwest Greensburg, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Southwest Greensburg

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Solar Power Comparison: Southwest Greensburg vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Southwest Greensburg

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Southwest Greensburg 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 Southwest Greensburg

Sunrise / Sunset in Southwest Greensburg

  • Sunrise/Sunset for June 25, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 9:49 am
    • Sunset: 12:52 am
    • Solar Noon: 5:20 pm
    • Length of Day: 15:02
Solar Energy Statistics for Southwest Greensburg

Best Months for Solar in Southwest Greensburg

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.37 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.22 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (5.81 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Southwest Greensburg

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

However, Southwest Greensburg is in Westmoreland County and Westmoreland County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Southwest Greensburg

The Power of Solar in Southwest Greensburg, PA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Southwest Greensburg, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Southwest Greensburg

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Cost of Utilities in Southwest Greensburg

Southwest Greensburg Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Southwest Greensburg 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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Southwest Greensburg 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 Southwest Greensburg

Solar Energy Contractors in Southwest Greensburg

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Southwest Greensburg

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Southwest Greensburg

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

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Weather Forecast for Southwest Greensburg, PA [5]

Mon Jun 24
68°F
Light Rain
Min: 68°F
Max: 68°F
Fresh Breeze: 10 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 84%
Cloud cover: 100%
Tue Jun 25
81°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 67°F
Max: 81°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 42%
Cloud cover: 38%
Wed Jun 26
84°F
Light Rain
Min: 68°F
Max: 84°F
Strong breeze: 12 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 45%
Cloud cover: 3%
Thu Jun 27
88°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 71°F
Max: 88°F
Gentle Breeze: 5 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 36%
Cloud cover: 66%
Fri Jun 28
89°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 72°F
Max: 90°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 43%
Cloud cover: 44%
Sat Jun 29
87°F
Light Rain
Min: 71°F
Max: 88°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 42%
Cloud cover: 32%

More about Southwest Greensburg

About Southwest Greensburg

The borough of Southwest Greensburg, PA in Westmoreland County has an approximate population of 2,155. [6]

Southwest Greensburg Solar Power

Southwest Greensburg, PA Solar Energy

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

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