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Solar Energy in Oakwood, TX

Solar Energy in Oakwood

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Solar Panels in Oakwood

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Oakwood

The total length of the day in Oakwood, TX today (September 23, 2020) will be 12 hours and 02 minutes. [More]

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Oakwood, TX Solar Energy

Solar Power in Oakwood, TX

Solar Energy Data in Oakwood, TX

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Oakwood, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Oakwood

Based on historical Oakwood, 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 Oakwood. [1]

Oakwood has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.64 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 1% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.61 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Oakwood that are always titled at the latitude of Oakwood (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.13 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.64 kWh/m2/day and approximately 11% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.61 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 Oakwood

Solar Radiation Data in Oakwood, TX

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Oakwood, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Oakwood

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

Solar Power Levels in Oakwood

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Oakwood

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 23, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:13 pm
    • Sunset: 12:16 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:14 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:02
Solar Energy Statistics for Oakwood

Best Months for Solar in Oakwood

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: August (6.17 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.88 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.66 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Oakwood

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

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

Solar Power Output in Oakwood

The Power of Solar in Oakwood, TX

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Oakwood, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Oakwood

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Cost of Utilities in Oakwood

Oakwood Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Oakwood averaged 11.99 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in June 2020, which was about 10% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.28¢/kWh in June. [3]

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Oakwood Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Texas averaged $18.99 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in June 2020, which was approximately 24% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $15.37 per Mcf in June. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Oakwood, TX [5]

Wed Sep 23
75°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 66°F
Max: 77°F
Moderate breeze: 13 mps N
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 77%
Cloud cover: 91%
Thu Sep 24
71°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 62°F
Max: 75°F
Light breeze: 6 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 73%
Cloud cover: 62%
Fri Sep 25
78°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 61°F
Max: 80°F
Light breeze: 4 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 60%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Sep 26
81°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 64°F
Max: 82°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 56%
Cloud cover: 3%
Sun Sep 27
84°F
Light Rain
Min: 67°F
Max: 85°F
Light breeze: 5 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 59%
Cloud cover: 7%
Mon Sep 28
88°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 69°F
Max: 88°F
Calm: 0 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Oakwood

About Oakwood

The town of Oakwood, TX in Leon County has an approximate population of 510. [6]

Oakwood Solar Power

Oakwood, TX Solar Energy

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

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