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Solar Energy in Bienville, LA

Solar Energy in Bienville

The month of August has the highest historical solar radition values in Bienville with an average of 6.03 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Bienville

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Bienville

The total length of the day in Bienville, LA today (September 23, 2017) will be 12 hours and 05 minutes. [More]

Bienville, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Bienville, LA

Solar Energy Data in Bienville, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Bienville, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Bienville

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

Bienville has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.53 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 3% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.38 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Bienville that are always titled at the latitude of Bienville (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.03 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.53 kWh/m2/day and approximately 15% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.38 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 Bienville

Solar Radiation Data in Bienville, LA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Bienville, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Bienville

Bienville, LA has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.06 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Bienville is August with an average of 6.03 kWh/m2/day, followed by July at 5.84 kWh/m2/day and June at 5.82 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Bienville (Louisiana) are January with an average of 3.69 kWh/m2/day, followed by December with an average of 3.77 kWh/m2/day and November at 4 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Bienville

The average monthly solar radiation level in Bienville, LA, of 5.06 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 36% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 23% 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 Bienville 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 Bienville

Sunrise / Sunset in Bienville

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 23, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 7:01 am
    • Sunset: 7:06 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:03 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:05
Solar Energy Statistics for Bienville

Best Months for Solar in Bienville

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation August (6.03 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: August (5.97 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (5.24 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.37 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Bienville

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

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

Solar Power Output in Bienville

The Power of Solar in Bienville, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Bienville, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Bienville

Bienville (LA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5732.83 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Bienville is August with an average of 559.83 kWhac, followed by July at 543.38 kWhac and May at 530.21 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Bienville (Louisiana) are January with an average of 375.05 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 378.76 kWhac and November at 384.18 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Bienville

Bienville Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Bienville averaged 10.19 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in June 2017, which was about 23% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.22¢/kWh in June. [3]

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Bienville Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Louisiana averaged $15.85 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in June 2017, which was approximately 1% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $15.98 per Mcf in June. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Bienville

Solar Energy Contractors in Bienville

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Bienville, LA.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Bienville

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Bienville, LA.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Bienville

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Bienville, LA.

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Weather Forecast for Bienville, LA [5]

Sat Sep 23
94°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 77°F
Max: 94°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps ENE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 49%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Sep 24
89°F
Light Rain
Min: 73°F
Max: 89°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 51%
Cloud cover: 32%
Mon Sep 25
88°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 72°F
Max: 88°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 49%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Sep 26
85°F
Light Rain
Min: 71°F
Max: 85°F
: 3 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 6%
Wed Sep 27
84°F
Light Rain
Min: 69°F
Max: 84°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 59%
Thu Sep 28
78°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 62°F
Max: 78°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps ENE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Bienville

About Bienville

The village of Bienville, LA in Bienville County has an approximate population of 218. [6]

Bienville Solar Power

Bienville, LA Solar Energy

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

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The solar energy that strikes the Earth in one hour could provide all of the Earth's energy needs for a complete year.

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