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Solar Energy in Progreso, TX

Solar Energy in Progreso

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Solar Panels in Progreso

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Progreso

The total length of the day in Progreso, TX today (February 23, 2020) will be 11 hours and 29 minutes. [More]

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Progreso, TX Solar Energy

Solar Power in Progreso, TX

Solar Energy Data in Progreso, TX

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Progreso, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Progreso

Based on historical Progreso, 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 Progreso. [1]

Progreso has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 8% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.61 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Progreso that are always titled at the latitude of Progreso (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.33 kWh/m2/day, or about 7% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5 kWh/m2/day and approximately 16% 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 Progreso

Solar Radiation Data in Progreso, TX

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Progreso, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Progreso

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

Solar Power Levels in Progreso

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Progreso

  • Sunrise/Sunset for February 23, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 1:00 pm
    • Sunset: 12:29 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:45 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:29
Solar Energy Statistics for Progreso

Best Months for Solar in Progreso

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: June (6.12 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (5.83 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.8 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Progreso

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

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

Solar Power Output in Progreso

The Power of Solar in Progreso, TX

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Progreso, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Progreso

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Cost of Utilities in Progreso

Progreso Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Progreso averaged 12.21 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in November 2019, which was about 6% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.04¢/kWh in November. [3]

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Progreso Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Texas averaged $9.98 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in November 2019, which was approximately 6% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.43 per Mcf in November. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Progreso

Solar Energy Contractors in Progreso

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Progreso

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Progreso

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

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Weather Forecast for Progreso, TX [5]

Sun Feb 23
72°F
Light Rain
Min: 61°F
Max: 75°F
Moderate breeze: 17 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 70%
Cloud cover: 92%
Mon Feb 24
79°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 68°F
Max: 81°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 41%
Tue Feb 25
77°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 60°F
Max: 81°F
Light breeze: 6 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 39%
Cloud cover: 100%
Wed Feb 26
57°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 51°F
Max: 60°F
Moderate breeze: 16 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 23%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Feb 27
63°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 48°F
Max: 67°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 32%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Feb 28
68°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 55°F
Max: 69°F
Light breeze: 6 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 46%
Cloud cover: 84%

More about Progreso

About Progreso

The city of Progreso, TX in Hidalgo County has an approximate population of 5,507. [6]

Progreso Solar Power

Progreso, TX Solar Energy

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

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