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Solar Energy in Dripping Springs, TX

Solar Energy in Dripping Springs

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Solar Panels in Dripping Springs

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Dripping Springs

The total length of the day in Dripping Springs, TX today (February 23, 2020) will be 11 hours and 22 minutes. [More]

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Dripping Springs, TX Solar Energy

Solar Power in Dripping Springs, TX

Solar Energy Data in Dripping Springs, TX

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Dripping Springs, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Dripping Springs

Based on historical Dripping Springs, 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 Dripping Springs. [1]

Dripping Springs has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.75 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 1% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.81 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Dripping Springs that are always titled at the latitude of Dripping Springs (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.22 kWh/m2/day, or about 10% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.75 kWh/m2/day and approximately 9% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.81 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 Dripping Springs

Solar Radiation Data in Dripping Springs, TX

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Dripping Springs.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Dripping Springs, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Dripping Springs

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Solar Power Comparison: Dripping Springs vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Dripping Springs

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Dripping Springs 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 Dripping Springs

Sunrise / Sunset in Dripping Springs

  • Sunrise/Sunset for February 23, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 1:04 pm
    • Sunset: 12:26 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:45 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:22
Solar Energy Statistics for Dripping Springs

Best Months for Solar in Dripping Springs

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: August (6.23 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.92 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.61 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Dripping Springs

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

However, Dripping Springs is in Hays County and Hays County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Dripping Springs

The Power of Solar in Dripping Springs, TX

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Dripping Springs, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Dripping Springs

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Cost of Utilities in Dripping Springs

Dripping Springs Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Dripping Springs 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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Dripping Springs 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 Dripping Springs

Solar Energy Contractors in Dripping Springs

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Dripping Springs

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Dripping Springs

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

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Weather Forecast for Dripping Springs, TX [5]

Sun Feb 23
59°F
Light Rain
Min: 53°F
Max: 61°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 92%
Cloud cover: 100%
Mon Feb 24
64°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 53°F
Max: 68°F
Moderate breeze: 17 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 48%
Cloud cover: 100%
Tue Feb 25
65°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 43°F
Max: 65°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 51%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Feb 26
46°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 36°F
Max: 50°F
Fresh Breeze: 19 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 35%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Feb 27
51°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 33°F
Max: 56°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 36%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Feb 28
60°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 40°F
Max: 64°F
Light breeze: 6 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 40%
Cloud cover: 37%

More about Dripping Springs

About Dripping Springs

The city of Dripping Springs, TX in Hays County has an approximate population of 1,788. [6]

Dripping Springs Solar Power

Dripping Springs, TX Solar Energy

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

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