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Solar Energy in Point Comfort, TX

Solar Energy in Point Comfort

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Solar Panels in Point Comfort

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Point Comfort

The total length of the day in Point Comfort, TX today (September 18, 2019) will be 12 hours and 14 minutes. [More]

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Point Comfort, TX Solar Energy

Solar Power in Point Comfort, TX

Solar Energy Data in Point Comfort, TX

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Point Comfort, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Point Comfort

Based on historical Point Comfort, 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 Point Comfort. [1]

Point Comfort has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.74 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 9% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.33 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Point Comfort that are always titled at the latitude of Point Comfort (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.11 kWh/m2/day, or about 8% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.74 kWh/m2/day and approximately 18% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.33 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 Point Comfort

Solar Radiation Data in Point Comfort, TX

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Point Comfort, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Point Comfort

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Solar Power Comparison: Point Comfort vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Point Comfort

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Point Comfort 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 Point Comfort

Sunrise / Sunset in Point Comfort

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 18, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:12 pm
    • Sunset: 12:27 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:20 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:14
Solar Energy Statistics for Point Comfort

Best Months for Solar in Point Comfort

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: August (6.08 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (5.47 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.6 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Point Comfort

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

However, Point Comfort is in Calhoun County and Calhoun County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Point Comfort

The Power of Solar in Point Comfort, TX

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Point Comfort, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Point Comfort

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Cost of Utilities in Point Comfort

Point Comfort Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Point Comfort averaged 11.87 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in June 2019, which was about 11% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.34¢/kWh in June. [3]

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Point Comfort Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Texas averaged $17.62 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in June 2019, which was approximately 12% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $15.67 per Mcf in June. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Point Comfort

Solar Energy Contractors in Point Comfort

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Point Comfort

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Point Comfort

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

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Weather Forecast for Point Comfort, TX [5]

Tue Sep 17
77°F
Few Clouds
Min: 77°F
Max: 77°F
Calm: 2 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 85%
Cloud cover: 20%
Wed Sep 18
91°F
Light Rain
Min: 76°F
Max: 91°F
Light breeze: 7 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 52%
Cloud cover: 27%
Thu Sep 19
93°F
Light Rain
Min: 76°F
Max: 93°F
Gentle Breeze: 11 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 49%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Sep 20
91°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 76°F
Max: 91°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 56%
Cloud cover: 47%
Sat Sep 21
89°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 76°F
Max: 89°F
Moderate breeze: 14 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 56%
Cloud cover: 43%
Sun Sep 22
88°F
Light Rain
Min: 74°F
Max: 90°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 59%
Cloud cover: 21%

More about Point Comfort

About Point Comfort

The city of Point Comfort, TX in Calhoun County has an approximate population of 737. [6]

Point Comfort Solar Power

Point Comfort, TX Solar Energy

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

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