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Solar Energy in Anderson, CA

Solar Energy in Anderson

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Solar Panels in Anderson

Solar panels in Anderson that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Anderson

The total length of the day in Anderson, CA today (August 20, 2017) will be 13 hours and 32 minutes. [More]

Anderson, CA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Anderson, CA

Solar Energy Data in Anderson, CA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Anderson, CA

Solar Radiation Data in Anderson

Based on historical Anderson, CA data, solar panels that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output in Anderson. [1]

Anderson has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.91 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 18% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 6.02 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Anderson that are always titled at the latitude of Anderson (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.71 kWh/m2/day, or about 16% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.91 kWh/m2/day and approximately 5% less than the average monthly DNI of 6.02 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 Anderson

Solar Radiation Data in Anderson, CA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Anderson, CA

Solar Radiation Data in Anderson

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

Solar Power Levels in Anderson

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Anderson

  • Sunrise/Sunset for August 20, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:25 am
    • Sunset: 7:58 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:12 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:32
Solar Energy Statistics for Anderson

Best Months for Solar in Anderson

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: August (7.43 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (9.14 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (8.03 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Anderson

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

However, Anderson is in Shasta County and Shasta County has at least 2,140 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Anderson

The Power of Solar in Anderson, CA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Anderson, CA

Solar Radiation Data in Anderson

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Cost of Utilities in Anderson

Anderson Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Anderson averaged 18.29 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in May 2017, which was about 40% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.02¢/kWh in May. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Anderson

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Anderson Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in California averaged $13.04 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in May 2017, which was approximately 1% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $13.21 per Mcf in May. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Anderson

Solar Energy Contractors in Anderson

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Anderson, CA.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Anderson

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Anderson, CA.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Anderson

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Anderson, CA.

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Weather Forecast for Anderson, CA [5]

Sun Aug 20
98°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 70°F
Max: 98°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Aug 21
84°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 68°F
Max: 87°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 79%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Aug 22
84°F
Few Clouds
Min: 70°F
Max: 87°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 74%
Cloud cover: 12%
Wed Aug 23
82°F
Light Rain
Min: 66°F
Max: 88°F
Light breeze: 3 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 8%
Thu Aug 24
81°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 65°F
Max: 87°F
: 3 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Aug 25
79°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 59°F
Max: 86°F
Light breeze: 3 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Anderson

About Anderson

The city of Anderson, CA in Shasta County has an approximate population of 9,932. [6]

Anderson Solar Power

Anderson, CA Solar Energy

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

Did you know?

Nineteen-year-old Edmund Becquerel, a French experimental physicist, discovered the basis of solar energy in 1839.

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