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Solar Energy in Berry, AL

Solar Energy in Berry

The month of April has the highest historical solar radition values in Berry with an average of 5.77 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Berry

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Berry

The total length of the day in Berry, AL today (December 14, 2017) will be 09 hours and 56 minutes. [More]

Berry, AL Solar Energy

Solar Power in Berry, AL

Solar Energy Data in Berry, AL

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Berry, AL

Solar Radiation Data in Berry

Based on historical Berry, AL data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in Berry. [1]

Berry has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.49 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.36 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Berry that are always titled at the latitude of Berry (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.05 kWh/m2/day, or about 12% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.49 kWh/m2/day and approximately 16% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.36 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.

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Solar Radiation Levels in Berry

Solar Radiation Data in Berry, AL

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Berry, AL

Solar Radiation Data in Berry

Berry, AL has a average annual solar radiation value of 5 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Berry is April with an average of 5.77 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 5.66 kWh/m2/day and June at 5.64 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Berry (Alabama) are December with an average of 3.51 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.81 kWh/m2/day and November at 4.18 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Berry

The average monthly solar radiation level in Berry, AL, of 5 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 34% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 24% less than the average level of 6.6 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically high levels (NV). [1]


→ Values listed as 0 (zero) are not available (N/A).

Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Berry 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).

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Solar Data & Statistics for Berry

Sunrise / Sunset in Berry

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 14, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:47 am
    • Sunset: 4:43 pm
    • Solar Noon: 11:45 am
    • Length of Day: 09:56
Solar Energy Statistics for Berry

Best Months for Solar in Berry

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation April (5.77 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: August (5.83 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (4.97 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.32 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Berry

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

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

Solar Power Output in Berry

The Power of Solar in Berry, AL

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Berry, AL

Solar Radiation Data in Berry

Berry (AL) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5700.73 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Berry is April with an average of 537.97 kWhac, followed by March at 532.77 kWhac and May at 532.31 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Berry (Alabama) are December with an average of 358.55 kWhac, followed by January with an average of 386.65 kWhac and February at 390.74 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Berry

Berry Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Berry averaged 13.04 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in September 2017, which was about 2% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.30¢/kWh in September. [3]

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Berry Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Alabama averaged $22.98 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2017, which was approximately 35% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.01 per Mcf in September. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Berry

Solar Energy Contractors in Berry

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Berry, AL.

Sorry, no local solar energy contractors found.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Berry

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Berry, AL.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Berry

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Berry, AL.

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Weather Forecast for Berry, AL [5]

Thu Dec 14
57°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 37°F
Max: 58°F
: 3 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 47%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Dec 15
41°F
Broken Clouds
Min: 26°F
Max: 42°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 46%
Cloud cover: 76%
Sat Dec 16
50°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 24°F
Max: 51°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 47%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Dec 17
56°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 41°F
Max: 65°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 67%
Mon Dec 18
50°F
Light Rain
Min: 41°F
Max: 52°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 72%
Tue Dec 19
45°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 40°F
Max: 45°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps ENE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 98%

More about Berry

About Berry

The town of Berry, AL in Fayette County has an approximate population of 1,148. [6]

Berry Solar Power

Berry, AL Solar Energy

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

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