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Solar Energy in The Hills, TX

Solar Energy in The Hills

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Solar Panels in The Hills

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

Sunrise & Sunset in The Hills

The total length of the day in The Hills, TX today (September 19, 2020) will be 12 hours and 12 minutes. [More]

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The Hills, TX Solar Energy

Solar Power in The Hills, TX

Solar Energy Data in The Hills, TX

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for The Hills, TX

Solar Radiation Data in The Hills

Based on historical The Hills, 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 The Hills. [1]

The Hills has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.76 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 1% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.82 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in The Hills that are always titled at the latitude of The Hills (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.24 kWh/m2/day, or about 10% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.76 kWh/m2/day and approximately 9% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.82 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 The Hills

Solar Radiation Data in The Hills, TX

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in The Hills.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for The Hills, TX

Solar Radiation Data in The Hills

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Solar Power Comparison: The Hills vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in The Hills

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average The Hills 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 The Hills

Sunrise / Sunset in The Hills

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 19, 2020 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:19 pm
    • Sunset: 12:31 am
    • Solar Noon: 6:25 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:12
Solar Energy Statistics for The Hills

Best Months for Solar in The Hills

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: August (6.23 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.98 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.65 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in The Hills

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

However, The Hills is in Travis County and Travis County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in The Hills

The Power of Solar in The Hills, TX

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for The Hills, TX

Solar Radiation Data in The Hills

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Cost of Utilities in The Hills

The Hills Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in The Hills 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]

Solar Power Poll: The Hills

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The Hills 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 The Hills, TX [5]

Sat Sep 19
75°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 66°F
Max: 78°F
Moderate breeze: 12 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 71%
Cloud cover: 47%
Sun Sep 20
77°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 61°F
Max: 77°F
Moderate breeze: 15 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 55%
Cloud cover: 9%
Mon Sep 21
69°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 67°F
Max: 69°F
Moderate breeze: 12 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 89%
Cloud cover: 100%
Tue Sep 22
70°F
Light Rain
Min: 66°F
Max: 72°F
Moderate breeze: 12 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 88%
Cloud cover: 100%
Wed Sep 23
75°F
Light Rain
Min: 68°F
Max: 75°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 75%
Cloud cover: 92%
Thu Sep 24
74°F
Light Rain
Min: 67°F
Max: 76°F
Gentle Breeze: 10 mps N
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 73%
Cloud cover: 100%

More about The Hills

About The Hills

The village of The Hills, TX in Travis County has an approximate population of 2,472. [6]

The Hills Solar Power

The Hills, TX Solar Energy

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

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