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Solar Energy in Briarcliff, TX

Solar Energy in Briarcliff

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Solar Panels in Briarcliff

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Briarcliff

The total length of the day in Briarcliff, TX today (April 25, 2019) will be 13 hours and 12 minutes. [More]

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Briarcliff, TX Solar Energy

Solar Power in Briarcliff, TX

Solar Energy Data in Briarcliff, TX

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Briarcliff, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Briarcliff

Based on historical Briarcliff, 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 Briarcliff. [1]

Briarcliff has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.79 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.9 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Briarcliff that are always titled at the latitude of Briarcliff (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.28 kWh/m2/day, or about 10% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.79 kWh/m2/day and approximately 8% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.9 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 Briarcliff

Solar Radiation Data in Briarcliff, TX

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Briarcliff, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Briarcliff

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

Solar Power Levels in Briarcliff

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Briarcliff

  • Sunrise/Sunset for April 25, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:53 am
    • Sunset: 1:06 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:30 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:12
Solar Energy Statistics for Briarcliff

Best Months for Solar in Briarcliff

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: August (6.32 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (6.12 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.72 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Briarcliff

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

However, Briarcliff is in Travis County and Travis County has at least 6,881 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Briarcliff

The Power of Solar in Briarcliff, TX

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Briarcliff, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Briarcliff

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Cost of Utilities in Briarcliff

Briarcliff Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Briarcliff averaged 11.51 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in January 2019, which was about 8% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.47¢/kWh in January. [3]

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Briarcliff Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Texas averaged $8.19 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in January 2019, which was approximately 13% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.43 per Mcf in January. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Briarcliff

Solar Energy Contractors in Briarcliff

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Briarcliff

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Briarcliff

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

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Weather Forecast for Briarcliff, TX [5]

Thu Apr 25
81°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 61°F
Max: 81°F
High wind, near gale: 14 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 36%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Apr 26
72°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 57°F
Max: 75°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 37%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Apr 27
80°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 58°F
Max: 82°F
High wind, near gale: 16 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 47%
Cloud cover: 1%
Sun Apr 28
75°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 60°F
Max: 83°F
High wind, near gale: 16 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 64%
Cloud cover: 35%
Mon Apr 29
77°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 63°F
Max: 79°F
High wind, near gale: 16 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 64%
Cloud cover: 99%
Tue Apr 30
74°F
Light Rain
Min: 70°F
Max: 78°F
: 17 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 80%
Cloud cover: 98%

More about Briarcliff

About Briarcliff

The village of Briarcliff, TX in Travis County has an approximate population of 1,438. [6]

Briarcliff Solar Power

Briarcliff, TX Solar Energy

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

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