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Solar Energy in Oak Leaf, TX

Solar Energy in Oak Leaf

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Solar Panels in Oak Leaf

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Oak Leaf

The total length of the day in Oak Leaf, TX today (April 22, 2019) will be 13 hours and 13 minutes. [More]

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Oak Leaf, TX Solar Energy

Solar Power in Oak Leaf, TX

Solar Energy Data in Oak Leaf, TX

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Oak Leaf, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Oak Leaf

Based on historical Oak Leaf, 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 Oak Leaf. [1]

Oak Leaf has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.72 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 5% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.96 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Oak Leaf that are always titled at the latitude of Oak Leaf (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.28 kWh/m2/day, or about 12% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.72 kWh/m2/day and approximately 6% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.96 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 Oak Leaf

Solar Radiation Data in Oak Leaf, TX

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in Oak Leaf.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Oak Leaf, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Oak Leaf

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Solar Power Comparison: Oak Leaf vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Oak Leaf

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Oak Leaf 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 Oak Leaf

Sunrise / Sunset in Oak Leaf

  • Sunrise/Sunset for April 22, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:49 am
    • Sunset: 1:02 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:25 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:13
Solar Energy Statistics for Oak Leaf

Best Months for Solar in Oak Leaf

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: August (6.28 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (6.43 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.87 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Oak Leaf

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

However, Oak Leaf is in Ellis County and Ellis County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Oak Leaf

The Power of Solar in Oak Leaf, TX

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Oak Leaf, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Oak Leaf

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Cost of Utilities in Oak Leaf

Oak Leaf Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Oak Leaf 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]

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Oak Leaf 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 Oak Leaf

Solar Energy Contractors in Oak Leaf

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Oak Leaf

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Oak Leaf

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

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Weather Forecast for Oak Leaf, TX [5]

Mon Apr 22
76°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 67°F
Max: 80°F
High wind, near gale: 14 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 71%
Cloud cover: 100%
Tue Apr 23
70°F
Light Rain
Min: 62°F
Max: 72°F
: 13 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 83%
Cloud cover: 96%
Wed Apr 24
66°F
Very Heavy Rain
Min: 61°F
Max: 67°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 92%
Cloud cover: 100%
Thu Apr 25
71°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 58°F
Max: 74°F
High wind, near gale: 15 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 70%
Cloud cover: 96%
Fri Apr 26
75°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 59°F
Max: 79°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 47%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Apr 27
77°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 57°F
Max: 81°F
High wind, near gale: 15 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 64%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Oak Leaf

About Oak Leaf

The city of Oak Leaf, TX in Ellis County has an approximate population of 1,298. [6]

Oak Leaf Solar Power

Oak Leaf, TX Solar Energy

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

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Solar cells convert sunlight into electricity through a physical process known as the photovoltaic effect.

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