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Solar Energy in Tunnelhill, PA

Solar Energy in Tunnelhill

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Solar Panels in Tunnelhill

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Tunnelhill

The total length of the day in Tunnelhill, PA today (September 26, 2020) will be 11 hours and 56 minutes. [More]

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Tunnelhill, PA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Tunnelhill, PA

Solar Energy Data in Tunnelhill, PA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Tunnelhill, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Tunnelhill

Based on historical Tunnelhill, 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 Tunnelhill. [1]

Tunnelhill 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 3.46 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Tunnelhill that are always titled at the latitude of Tunnelhill (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 3.46 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 Tunnelhill

Solar Radiation Data in Tunnelhill, PA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Tunnelhill, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Tunnelhill

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

Solar Power Levels in Tunnelhill

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Tunnelhill

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 26, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:06 am
    • Sunset: 11:03 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:05 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:56
Solar Energy Statistics for Tunnelhill

Best Months for Solar in Tunnelhill

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (5.2 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (4.13 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (5.65 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Tunnelhill

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

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

Solar Power Output in Tunnelhill

The Power of Solar in Tunnelhill, PA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Tunnelhill, PA

Solar Radiation Data in Tunnelhill

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Cost of Utilities in Tunnelhill

Tunnelhill Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Tunnelhill averaged 13.30 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in July 2020, which was about 0% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.28¢/kWh in July. [3]

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Tunnelhill Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Pennsylvania averaged $16.47 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in June 2020, which was approximately 7% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $15.37 per Mcf in June. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Tunnelhill, PA [5]

Sat Sep 26
72°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 50°F
Max: 72°F
Light breeze: 7 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 67%
Cloud cover: 77%
Sun Sep 27
75°F
Few Clouds
Min: 54°F
Max: 75°F
Gentle Breeze: 7 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 58%
Cloud cover: 16%
Mon Sep 28
74°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 58°F
Max: 74°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 64%
Cloud cover: 12%
Tue Sep 29
53°F
Light Rain
Min: 49°F
Max: 59°F
Light breeze: 5 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 95%
Cloud cover: 100%
Wed Sep 30
55°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 46°F
Max: 55°F
Moderate breeze: 12 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 66%
Cloud cover: 91%
Thu Oct 1
57°F
Light Rain
Min: 41°F
Max: 58°F
Moderate breeze: 12 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 49%
Cloud cover: 19%

More about Tunnelhill

About Tunnelhill

The borough of Tunnelhill, PA in Blair County has an approximate population of 363. [6]

Tunnelhill Solar Power

Tunnelhill, PA Solar Energy

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

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