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Solar Energy in Ballinger, TX

Solar Energy in Ballinger

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Solar Panels in Ballinger

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Ballinger

The total length of the day in Ballinger, TX today (May 25, 2019) will be 13 hours and 59 minutes. [More]

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Ballinger, TX Solar Energy

Solar Power in Ballinger, TX

Solar Energy Data in Ballinger, TX

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Ballinger, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Ballinger

Based on historical Ballinger, 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 Ballinger. [1]

Ballinger has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5.11 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 10% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 5.65 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Ballinger that are always titled at the latitude of Ballinger (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.74 kWh/m2/day, or about 12% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5.11 kWh/m2/day and approximately 2% greater than the average monthly DNI of 5.65 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 Ballinger

Solar Radiation Data in Ballinger, TX

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Ballinger, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Ballinger

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

Solar Power Levels in Ballinger

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Ballinger

  • Sunrise/Sunset for May 25, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:37 am
    • Sunset: 1:36 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:36 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:59
Solar Energy Statistics for Ballinger

Best Months for Solar in Ballinger

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: April (6.44 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (6.72 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (7.03 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Ballinger

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

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

Solar Power Output in Ballinger

The Power of Solar in Ballinger, TX

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Ballinger, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Ballinger

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Cost of Utilities in Ballinger

Ballinger Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Ballinger averaged 11.68 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in February 2019, which was about 8% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.70¢/kWh in February. [3]

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Ballinger Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Texas averaged $8.27 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in February 2019, which was approximately 13% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.49 per Mcf in February. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Ballinger

Solar Energy Contractors in Ballinger

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Ballinger

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Ballinger

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

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Weather Forecast for Ballinger, TX [5]

Sat May 25
83°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 73°F
Max: 85°F
Gale: 20 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 80%
Sun May 26
81°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 67°F
Max: 83°F
Severe Gale: 22 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 57%
Cloud cover: 82%
Mon May 27
84°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 68°F
Max: 89°F
Gale: 18 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 53%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue May 28
86°F
Light Rain
Min: 73°F
Max: 91°F
High wind, near gale: 16 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 46%
Cloud cover: 55%
Wed May 29
77°F
Light Rain
Min: 70°F
Max: 86°F
High wind, near gale: 15 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 66%
Cloud cover: 42%
Thu May 30
87°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 65°F
Max: 90°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps ENE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 37%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Ballinger

About Ballinger

The city of Ballinger, TX in Runnels County has an approximate population of 3,767. [6]

Ballinger Solar Power

Ballinger, TX Solar Energy

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

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