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Solar Energy in Georgia

Solar Panels in Georgia

There are currently at least 53 solar panel installations throughout the state of Georgia right now.

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Solar Energy Levels in Georgia

The average monthly solar radiation level in Georgia's capital city, Atlanta, of 5.18 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 39% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in an area with historically low levels (WA) and is (sorry, data not currently available) the average level of kWh/m2/day in an area with historically high levels (NV). [1]


→ Values listed as 0 (zero) are not available (N/A).
→ Georgia values listed here are based on the capital, Atlanta.

Solar Radiation in Georgia

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Georgia solar radiation levels compare to average levels in an area with historcially high levels (NV) and one 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).
→ Georgia values listed here are based on the capital, Atlanta.

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Solar Installs in Georgia

Solar Panel Installations in Georgia

A look at solar installs in Georgia. The chart below visualizes install totals for the top five counties in GA vs. the cumulative install total of rest of GA counties combined.

Breakdown of Solar Installs in Georgia

There are currently at least 53 solar panel installations throughout the state of Georgia right now. [1]

  • Top Five Solar Install Counties in Georgia
    • Fulton County: 10 solar installs
    • Fannin County: 7 solar installs
    • Whitfield County: 3 solar installs
    • Walker County: 3 solar installs
    • Union County: 3 solar installs
    • Everywhere Else: 27 solar installs

Note: Install totals presented here are those voluntarily contributed from a variety of sources including solar incentive programs, utilities, installers, and the general public. [1] Data for some states is thinner than others.

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Cost of Utilities in Georgia

Georgia Electricity Costs

Residential electricity prices in Georgia averaged 11.70 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in May 2017, which was approximately 10% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.02¢/kWh in May. [2]

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Georgia Natural Gas Costs

Residential natural gas prices in Georgia averaged $23.49 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in May 2017, which was about 78% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $13.21 per Mcf in May. [3]

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More about Georgia

About Georgia

Georgia ranks 9th among all states in the U.S. with a population of approximately 9,687,653. [4]

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Solar Energy in GA

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in Georgia, or for additional solar-related resources in GA, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

Did you know?

It takes light about 8 minutes, 19 seconds to travel the 93,000,000 miles from the sun's surface to us on Earth.

Cities in Georgia

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