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Solar Energy in Rocksprings, TX

Solar Energy in Rocksprings

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Solar Panels in Rocksprings

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Rocksprings

The total length of the day in Rocksprings, TX today (December 12, 2019) will be 10 hours and 14 minutes. [More]

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Rocksprings, TX Solar Energy

Solar Power in Rocksprings, TX

Solar Energy Data in Rocksprings, TX

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Rocksprings, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Rocksprings

Based on historical Rocksprings, 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 Rocksprings. [1]

Rocksprings has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5.04 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 9% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 5.52 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Rocksprings that are always titled at the latitude of Rocksprings (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.58 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5.04 kWh/m2/day and approximately 1% greater than the average monthly DNI of 5.52 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 Rocksprings

Solar Radiation Data in Rocksprings, TX

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Rocksprings, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Rocksprings

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

Solar Power Levels in Rocksprings

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Rocksprings

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 12, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 1:27 pm
    • Sunset: 11:42 pm
    • Solar Noon: 6:34 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:14
Solar Energy Statistics for Rocksprings

Best Months for Solar in Rocksprings

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: July (6.22 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (6.68 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.84 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Rocksprings

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

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

Solar Power Output in Rocksprings

The Power of Solar in Rocksprings, TX

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Rocksprings, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Rocksprings

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Cost of Utilities in Rocksprings

Rocksprings Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Rocksprings averaged 11.85 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in September 2019, which was about 10% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.17¢/kWh in September. [3]

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Rocksprings Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Texas averaged $22.40 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2019, which was approximately 26% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.81 per Mcf in September. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Rocksprings

Solar Energy Contractors in Rocksprings

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Rocksprings

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Rocksprings

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

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Weather Forecast for Rocksprings, TX [5]

Thu Dec 12
58°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 46°F
Max: 61°F
Moderate breeze: 13 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 57%
Cloud cover: 67%
Fri Dec 13
66°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 44°F
Max: 69°F
Fresh Breeze: 19 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 34%
Cloud cover: 34%
Sat Dec 14
71°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 54°F
Max: 74°F
: 17 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 36%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Dec 15
75°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 55°F
Max: 77°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 31%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Dec 16
70°F
Few Clouds
Min: 41°F
Max: 70°F
Fresh Breeze: 20 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 28%
Cloud cover: 14%
Tue Dec 17
40°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 33°F
Max: 46°F
Moderate breeze: 16 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 44%
Cloud cover: 87%

More about Rocksprings

About Rocksprings

The town of Rocksprings, TX in Edwards County has an approximate population of 1,182. [6]

Rocksprings Solar Power

Rocksprings, TX Solar Energy

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

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