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Solar Energy in Kilgore, TX

Solar Energy in Kilgore

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Solar Panels in Kilgore

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Kilgore

The total length of the day in Kilgore, TX today (October 22, 2019) will be 11 hours and 09 minutes. [More]

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Kilgore, TX Solar Energy

Solar Power in Kilgore, TX

Solar Energy Data in Kilgore, TX

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Kilgore, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Kilgore

Based on historical Kilgore, 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 Kilgore. [1]

Kilgore has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.58 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 0% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.56 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Kilgore that are always titled at the latitude of Kilgore (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.09 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.58 kWh/m2/day and approximately 12% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.56 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 Kilgore

Solar Radiation Data in Kilgore, TX

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Kilgore, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Kilgore

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

Solar Power Levels in Kilgore

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Kilgore

  • Sunrise/Sunset for October 22, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:28 pm
    • Sunset: 11:38 pm
    • Solar Noon: 6:03 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:09
Solar Energy Statistics for Kilgore

Best Months for Solar in Kilgore

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: August (6.13 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.84 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.62 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Kilgore

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

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

Solar Power Output in Kilgore

The Power of Solar in Kilgore, TX

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Kilgore, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Kilgore

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Cost of Utilities in Kilgore

Kilgore Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Kilgore averaged 11.76 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in July 2019, which was about 11% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.27¢/kWh in July. [3]

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Kilgore Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Texas averaged $20.15 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in July 2019, which was approximately 13% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.89 per Mcf in July. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Kilgore

Solar Energy Contractors in Kilgore

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Kilgore

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Kilgore

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

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Weather Forecast for Kilgore, TX [5]

Tue Oct 22
71°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 52°F
Max: 71°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 33%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Oct 23
68°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 49°F
Max: 70°F
: 12 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 43%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Oct 24
71°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 49°F
Max: 71°F
Gentle Breeze: 7 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 56%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Oct 25
55°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 41°F
Max: 57°F
Moderate breeze: 16 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 54%
Cloud cover: 61%
Sat Oct 26
57°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 37°F
Max: 60°F
Light breeze: 4 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 37%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Oct 27
61°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 40°F
Max: 64°F
Light breeze: 6 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 44%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Kilgore

About Kilgore

The city of Kilgore, TX in Gregg County has an approximate population of 12,975. [6]

Kilgore Solar Power

Kilgore, TX Solar Energy

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

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