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Solar Energy in Hanahan, SC

Solar Energy in Hanahan

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Solar Panels in Hanahan

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Hanahan

The total length of the day in Hanahan, SC today (July 16, 2020) will be 14 hours and 04 minutes. [More]

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Hanahan, SC Solar Energy

Solar Power in Hanahan, SC

Solar Energy Data in Hanahan, SC

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Hanahan, SC

Solar Radiation Data in Hanahan

Based on historical Hanahan, SC data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in Hanahan. [1]

Hanahan has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.64 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately equal to the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.64 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Hanahan that are always titled at the latitude of Hanahan (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.24 kWh/m2/day, or about 13% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.64 kWh/m2/day and approximately 13% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.64 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 Hanahan

Solar Radiation Data in Hanahan, SC

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Hanahan, SC

Solar Radiation Data in Hanahan

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

Solar Power Levels in Hanahan

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Hanahan

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 16, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 10:23 am
    • Sunset: 12:28 am
    • Solar Noon: 5:26 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:04
Solar Energy Statistics for Hanahan

Best Months for Solar in Hanahan

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: April (6.11 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5.57 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (6.45 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Hanahan

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

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

Solar Power Output in Hanahan

The Power of Solar in Hanahan, SC

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Hanahan, SC

Solar Radiation Data in Hanahan

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Cost of Utilities in Hanahan

Hanahan Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Hanahan averaged 13.07 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in April 2020, which was about 2% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.28¢/kWh in April. [3]

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Hanahan Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in South Carolina averaged $16.14 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2020, which was approximately 51% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $10.68 per Mcf in April. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Hanahan, SC [5]

Thu Jul 16
90°F
Few Clouds
Min: 77°F
Max: 90°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 52%
Cloud cover: 21%
Fri Jul 17
93°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 77°F
Max: 93°F
Light breeze: 7 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 40%
Cloud cover: 32%
Sat Jul 18
95°F
Few Clouds
Min: 78°F
Max: 95°F
Light breeze: 6 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 36%
Cloud cover: 17%
Sun Jul 19
95°F
Light Rain
Min: 80°F
Max: 95°F
Light breeze: 4 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 43%
Cloud cover: 73%
Mon Jul 20
95°F
Light Rain
Min: 80°F
Max: 95°F
Light breeze: 4 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 41%
Cloud cover: 98%
Tue Jul 21
94°F
Light Rain
Min: 79°F
Max: 94°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 45%
Cloud cover: 69%

More about Hanahan

About Hanahan

The city of Hanahan, SC in Charleston County has an approximate population of 17,997. [6]

Hanahan Solar Power

Hanahan, SC Solar Energy

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

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