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Solar Energy in Silver Cliff, CO

Solar Energy in Silver Cliff

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Solar Panels in Silver Cliff

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Silver Cliff

The total length of the day in Silver Cliff, CO today (March 23, 2019) will be 12 hours and 17 minutes. [More]

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Silver Cliff, CO Solar Energy

Solar Power in Silver Cliff, CO

Solar Energy Data in Silver Cliff, CO

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Silver Cliff, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Silver Cliff

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

Silver Cliff has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.84 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 26% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 6.51 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Silver Cliff that are always titled at the latitude of Silver Cliff (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.76 kWh/m2/day, or about 19% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.84 kWh/m2/day and approximately 12% less than the average monthly DNI of 6.51 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 Silver Cliff

Solar Radiation Data in Silver Cliff, CO

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Silver Cliff, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Silver Cliff

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Solar Power Comparison: Silver Cliff vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Silver Cliff

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Silver Cliff 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 Silver Cliff

Sunrise / Sunset in Silver Cliff

  • Sunrise/Sunset for March 23, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:59 pm
    • Sunset: 1:16 am
    • Solar Noon: 7:08 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:17
Solar Energy Statistics for Silver Cliff

Best Months for Solar in Silver Cliff

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: September (6.43 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (8.27 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (7.32 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Silver Cliff

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

However, Silver Cliff is in Custer County and Custer County has at least 1 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Silver Cliff

The Power of Solar in Silver Cliff, CO

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Silver Cliff, CO

Solar Radiation Data in Silver Cliff

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Cost of Utilities in Silver Cliff

Silver Cliff Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Silver Cliff averaged 11.90 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in December 2018, which was about 5% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.47¢/kWh in December. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Silver Cliff

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Silver Cliff Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Colorado averaged $6.25 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in December 2018, which was approximately 35% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.63 per Mcf in December. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Silver Cliff

Solar Energy Contractors in Silver Cliff

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Silver Cliff, CO.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Silver Cliff

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Silver Cliff, CO.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Silver Cliff

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Silver Cliff, CO.

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Weather Forecast for Silver Cliff, CO [5]

Sat Mar 23
48°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 19°F
Max: 51°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 31%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Mar 24
47°F
Light Rain
Min: 13°F
Max: 47°F
Light breeze: 3 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 34%
Cloud cover: 24%
Mon Mar 25
48°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 14°F
Max: 53°F
Light breeze: 3 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 32%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Mar 26
51°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 13°F
Max: 51°F
Light breeze: 2 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 15%
Wed Mar 27
52°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 30°F
Max: 52°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Mar 28
47°F
Light Rain
Min: 26°F
Max: 47°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Silver Cliff

About Silver Cliff

The town of Silver Cliff, CO in Custer County has an approximate population of 587. [6]

Silver Cliff Solar Power

Silver Cliff, CO Solar Energy

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

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