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Solar Energy in Arlington, TX

Solar Energy in Arlington

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Solar Panels in Arlington

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Arlington

The total length of the day in Arlington, TX today (December 11, 2019) will be 10 hours and 02 minutes. [More]

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Arlington, TX Solar Energy

Solar Power in Arlington, TX

Solar Energy Data in Arlington, TX

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Arlington, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Arlington

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

Arlington has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.77 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 6% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 5.08 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Arlington that are always titled at the latitude of Arlington (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.36 kWh/m2/day, or about 12% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.77 kWh/m2/day and approximately 6% greater than the average monthly DNI of 5.08 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 Arlington

Solar Radiation Data in Arlington, TX

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Arlington, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Arlington

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

Solar Power Levels in Arlington

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Arlington

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 11, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 1:20 pm
    • Sunset: 11:22 pm
    • Solar Noon: 6:21 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:02
Solar Energy Statistics for Arlington

Best Months for Solar in Arlington

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (6.39 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (6.7 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.99 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Arlington

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

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

Solar Power Output in Arlington

The Power of Solar in Arlington, TX

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Arlington, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Arlington

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Cost of Utilities in Arlington

Arlington Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Arlington averaged 11.85 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in September 2019, which was about 10% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.17¢/kWh in September. [3]

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Arlington Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Texas averaged $22.40 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2019, which was approximately 26% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.81 per Mcf in September. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Arlington

Solar Energy Contractors in Arlington

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Arlington, TX.

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Our search for solar contractors companies located in Arlington produced no matches.

Solar Energy Equipment in Arlington

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Arlington, TX.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Arlington

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Arlington, TX.

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Weather Forecast for Arlington, TX [5]

Wed Dec 11
45°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 32°F
Max: 50°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 52%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Dec 12
48°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 37°F
Max: 54°F
: 7 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 68%
Cloud cover: 100%
Fri Dec 13
58°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 43°F
Max: 63°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 67%
Cloud cover: 4%
Sat Dec 14
60°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 46°F
Max: 64°F
Moderate breeze: 12 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 59%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Dec 15
49°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 44°F
Max: 50°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 71%
Cloud cover: 59%
Mon Dec 16
65°F
Light Rain
Min: 41°F
Max: 65°F
Fresh Breeze: 21 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 52%
Cloud cover: 67%

More about Arlington

About Arlington

The city of Arlington, TX in Tarrant County has an approximate population of 365,438. [6]

Arlington Solar Power

Arlington, TX Solar Energy

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

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Solar cells convert sunlight into electricity through a physical process known as the photovoltaic effect.

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