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Solar Energy in Little Elm, TX

Solar Energy in Little Elm

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Solar Panels in Little Elm

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Little Elm

The total length of the day in Little Elm, TX today (October 31, 2020) will be 10 hours and 50 minutes. [More]

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Little Elm, TX Solar Energy

Solar Power in Little Elm, TX

Solar Energy Data in Little Elm, TX

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Little Elm, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Little Elm

Based on historical Little Elm, 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 Little Elm. [1]

Little Elm has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.71 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 5% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.95 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Little Elm that are always titled at the latitude of Little Elm (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.29 kWh/m2/day, or about 12% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.71 kWh/m2/day and approximately 7% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.95 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 Little Elm

Solar Radiation Data in Little Elm, TX

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Little Elm.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Little Elm, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Little Elm

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Solar Power Comparison: Little Elm vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Little Elm

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Little Elm 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 Little Elm

Sunrise / Sunset in Little Elm

  • Sunrise/Sunset for October 31, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:46 pm
    • Sunset: 11:36 pm
    • Solar Noon: 6:11 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:50
Solar Energy Statistics for Little Elm

Best Months for Solar in Little Elm

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (6.33 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (6.55 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.91 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Little Elm

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

However, Little Elm is in Denton County and Denton County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Little Elm

The Power of Solar in Little Elm, TX

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Little Elm, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Little Elm

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Cost of Utilities in Little Elm

Little Elm Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Little Elm averaged 11.74 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in August 2020, which was about 12% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.31¢/kWh in August. [3]

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Little Elm Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Texas averaged $19.91 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in July 2020, which was approximately 13% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.57 per Mcf in July. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Little Elm, TX [5]

Sat Oct 31
59°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 46°F
Max: 66°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 45%
Sun Nov 1
61°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 51°F
Max: 63°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 34%
Cloud cover: 32%
Mon Nov 2
61°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 44°F
Max: 65°F
Light breeze: 6 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 32%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Nov 3
66°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 50°F
Max: 70°F
Gentle Breeze: 9 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 31%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Nov 4
68°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 55°F
Max: 72°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 57%
Cloud cover: 81%
Thu Nov 5
72°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 60°F
Max: 76°F
Moderate breeze: 12 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 60%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Little Elm

About Little Elm

The city of Little Elm, TX in Denton County has an approximate population of 25,898. [6]

Little Elm Solar Power

Little Elm, TX Solar Energy

To learn more about solar energy and solar power Little Elm, TX, or for more solar-related resources for Little Elm, 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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