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Solar Energy in Granbury, TX

Solar Energy in Granbury

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Solar Panels in Granbury

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Granbury

The total length of the day in Granbury, TX today (April 25, 2019) will be 13 hours and 18 minutes. [More]

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Granbury, TX Solar Energy

Solar Power in Granbury, TX

Solar Energy Data in Granbury, TX

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Granbury, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Granbury

Based on historical Granbury, 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 Granbury. [1]

Granbury has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.83 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 7% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 5.19 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Granbury that are always titled at the latitude of Granbury (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.43 kWh/m2/day, or about 12% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.83 kWh/m2/day and approximately 5% greater than the average monthly DNI of 5.19 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 Granbury

Solar Radiation Data in Granbury, TX

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Granbury, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Granbury

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

Solar Power Levels in Granbury

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Granbury

  • Sunrise/Sunset for April 25, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:49 am
    • Sunset: 1:08 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:29 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:18
Solar Energy Statistics for Granbury

Best Months for Solar in Granbury

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (6.34 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (6.6 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.93 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Granbury

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

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

Solar Power Output in Granbury

The Power of Solar in Granbury, TX

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Granbury, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Granbury

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Cost of Utilities in Granbury

Granbury Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Granbury 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]

Solar Power Poll: Granbury

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Granbury 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 Granbury

Solar Energy Contractors in Granbury

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Granbury

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Granbury

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

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Weather Forecast for Granbury, TX [5]

Thu Apr 25
80°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 62°F
Max: 80°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 36%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Apr 26
72°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 53°F
Max: 74°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps E
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 35%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Apr 27
81°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 57°F
Max: 86°F
Gale: 20 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 49%
Cloud cover: 35%
Sun Apr 28
79°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 61°F
Max: 82°F
: 17 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 56%
Cloud cover: 3%
Mon Apr 29
76°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 61°F
Max: 78°F
Gale: 18 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 63%
Cloud cover: 38%
Tue Apr 30
73°F
Light Rain
Min: 70°F
Max: 79°F
High wind, near gale: 16 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 84%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about Granbury

About Granbury

The city of Granbury, TX in Hood County has an approximate population of 7,978. [6]

Granbury Solar Power

Granbury, TX Solar Energy

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

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