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Solar Energy in Donna, TX

Solar Energy in Donna

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Solar Panels in Donna

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Donna

The total length of the day in Donna, TX today (February 23, 2020) will be 11 hours and 29 minutes. [More]

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Donna, TX Solar Energy

Solar Power in Donna, TX

Solar Energy Data in Donna, TX

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Donna, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Donna

Based on historical Donna, 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 Donna. [1]

Donna has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 8% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.65 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Donna that are always titled at the latitude of Donna (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.34 kWh/m2/day, or about 7% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5 kWh/m2/day and approximately 15% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.65 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 Donna

Solar Radiation Data in Donna, TX

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Donna, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Donna

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

Solar Power Levels in Donna

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Donna

  • Sunrise/Sunset for February 23, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 1:00 pm
    • Sunset: 12:30 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:45 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:29
Solar Energy Statistics for Donna

Best Months for Solar in Donna

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: June (6.15 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (5.9 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.84 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Donna

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

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

Solar Power Output in Donna

The Power of Solar in Donna, TX

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Donna, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Donna

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Cost of Utilities in Donna

Donna Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Donna averaged 12.21 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in November 2019, which was about 6% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.04¢/kWh in November. [3]

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Donna Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Texas averaged $9.98 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in November 2019, which was approximately 6% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.43 per Mcf in November. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Donna

Solar Energy Contractors in Donna

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Donna

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Donna

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

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Weather Forecast for Donna, TX [5]

Sun Feb 23
71°F
Light Rain
Min: 60°F
Max: 74°F
Moderate breeze: 16 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 71%
Cloud cover: 100%
Mon Feb 24
80°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 68°F
Max: 81°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 41%
Tue Feb 25
76°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 60°F
Max: 80°F
Light breeze: 6 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 35%
Cloud cover: 100%
Wed Feb 26
58°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 52°F
Max: 62°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 24%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Feb 27
63°F
Few Clouds
Min: 49°F
Max: 68°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 34%
Cloud cover: 18%
Fri Feb 28
70°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 55°F
Max: 72°F
Gentle Breeze: 7 mps E
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 48%
Cloud cover: 8%

More about Donna

About Donna

The city of Donna, TX in Hidalgo County has an approximate population of 15,798. [6]

Donna Solar Power

Donna, TX Solar Energy

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

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The solar energy that strikes the Earth in one hour could provide all of the Earth's energy needs for a complete year.

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