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Solar Energy in Trafford, PA

Solar Energy in Trafford

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Solar Panels in Trafford

Solar panels in Trafford that will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Trafford

The total length of the day in Trafford, PA today (April 18, 2019) will be 13 hours and 25 minutes. [More]

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Trafford, PA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Trafford, PA

Solar Energy Data in Trafford, PA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Trafford, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Trafford

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* 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 Trafford

Solar Radiation Data in Trafford, PA

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Trafford, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Trafford

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

Solar Power Levels in Trafford

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Trafford

  • Sunrise/Sunset for April 18, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 10:35 am
    • Sunset: 12:01 am
    • Solar Noon: 5:18 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:25
Solar Energy Statistics for Trafford

Best Months for Solar in Trafford

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

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Trafford

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

However, Trafford is in Westmoreland County and Westmoreland County has at least 82 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Trafford

The Power of Solar in Trafford, PA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Trafford, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Trafford

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Cost of Utilities in Trafford

Trafford Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Trafford averaged 12.54 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in January 2019, which was about 1% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.47¢/kWh in January. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Trafford

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Trafford Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Pennsylvania averaged $10.30 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in January 2019, which was approximately 9% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.43 per Mcf in January. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Trafford

Solar Energy Contractors in Trafford

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Trafford

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Trafford

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

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Weather Forecast for Trafford, PA [5]

Thu Apr 18
84°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 67°F
Max: 84°F
High wind, near gale: 14 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 41%
Cloud cover: 100%
Fri Apr 19
70°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 60°F
Max: 71°F
High wind, near gale: 15 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 60%
Cloud cover: 100%
Sat Apr 20
61°F
Light Rain
Min: 46°F
Max: 61°F
Strong breeze: 13 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 44%
Cloud cover: 57%
Sun Apr 21
56°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 44°F
Max: 57°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 49%
Cloud cover: 50%
Mon Apr 22
73°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 49°F
Max: 73°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 54%
Cloud cover: 53%
Tue Apr 23
70°F
Light Rain
Min: 52°F
Max: 70°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 65%
Cloud cover: 79%

More about Trafford

About Trafford

The borough of Trafford, PA in Westmoreland County has an approximate population of 3,174. [6]

Trafford Solar Power

Trafford, PA Solar Energy

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

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