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Solar Energy in Texas

Solar Panels in Texas

There are currently at least solar panel installations throughout the state of Texas right now.

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TX Solar Energy

Solar Power in Texas

Solar Energy Levels in Texas

The average monthly solar radiation level in Texas's capital city, Austin, of 5.27 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 41% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in an area with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 20% less than the average level of 6.6 kWh/m2/day in an area with historically high levels (NV). [1]


→ Values listed as 0 (zero) are not available (N/A).
→ Texas values listed here are based on the capital, Austin.

Solar Radiation in Texas

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Texas solar radiation levels compare to average levels in an area with historcially high levels (NV) and one 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).
→ Texas values listed here are based on the capital, Austin.

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Cost of Utilities in Texas

Texas Electricity Costs

Residential electricity prices in Texas averaged 12.56 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in October 2021, which was approximately 11% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 14.11¢/kWh in October. [2]

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Texas Natural Gas Costs

Residential natural gas prices in Texas averaged $23.54 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in October 2021, which was about 35% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.48 per Mcf in October. [3]

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About Texas

Texas ranks 2nd among all states in the U.S. with a population of approximately 25,145,561. [4]

TX Solar Power

Solar Energy in TX

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in Texas, or for additional solar-related resources in TX, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

Did you know?

Nineteen-year-old Edmund Becquerel, a French experimental physicist, discovered the basis of solar energy in 1839.

Cities in Texas

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