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Solar Energy in Rusk, TX

Solar Energy in Rusk

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Solar Panels in Rusk

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Rusk

The total length of the day in Rusk, TX today (February 23, 2020) will be 11 hours and 21 minutes. [More]

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Rusk, TX Solar Energy

Solar Power in Rusk, TX

Solar Energy Data in Rusk, TX

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Rusk, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Rusk

Based on historical Rusk, 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 Rusk. [1]

Rusk has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.58 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 1% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.52 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Rusk that are always titled at the latitude of Rusk (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.07 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.58 kWh/m2/day and approximately 12% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.52 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 Rusk

Solar Radiation Data in Rusk, TX

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Rusk, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Rusk

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

Solar Power Levels in Rusk

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Rusk

  • Sunrise/Sunset for February 23, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:52 pm
    • Sunset: 12:14 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:33 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:21
Solar Energy Statistics for Rusk

Best Months for Solar in Rusk

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: August (6.09 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.71 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.57 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Rusk

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

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

Solar Power Output in Rusk

The Power of Solar in Rusk, TX

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Rusk, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Rusk

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Cost of Utilities in Rusk

Rusk Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Rusk 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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Rusk 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 Rusk

Solar Energy Contractors in Rusk

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Rusk

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Rusk

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

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Weather Forecast for Rusk, TX [5]

Sun Feb 23
55°F
Light Rain
Min: 55°F
Max: 58°F
Moderate breeze: 13 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 89%
Cloud cover: 100%
Mon Feb 24
64°F
Light Rain
Min: 49°F
Max: 65°F
Moderate breeze: 16 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 54%
Cloud cover: 67%
Tue Feb 25
59°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 44°F
Max: 59°F
Gentle Breeze: 8 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 56%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Feb 26
45°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 34°F
Max: 47°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 53%
Cloud cover: 4%
Thu Feb 27
51°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 32°F
Max: 55°F
Light breeze: 6 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 39%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Feb 28
59°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 37°F
Max: 65°F
Light breeze: 4 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 51%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Rusk

About Rusk

The city of Rusk, TX in Cherokee County has an approximate population of 5,551. [6]

Rusk Solar Power

Rusk, TX Solar Energy

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

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