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Solar Energy in Cheneyville, LA

Solar Energy in Cheneyville

The month of October has the highest historical solar radition values in Cheneyville with an average of 5.7 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Cheneyville

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Cheneyville

The total length of the day in Cheneyville, LA today (July 25, 2017) will be 13 hours and 46 minutes. [More]

Cheneyville, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Cheneyville, LA

Solar Energy Data in Cheneyville, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Cheneyville, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Cheneyville

Based on historical Cheneyville, 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 Cheneyville. [1]

Cheneyville has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.62 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 6% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.36 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Cheneyville that are always titled at the latitude of Cheneyville (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.1 kWh/m2/day, or about 10% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.62 kWh/m2/day and approximately 17% 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 Cheneyville

Solar Radiation Data in Cheneyville, LA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Cheneyville, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Cheneyville

Cheneyville, LA has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.94 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Cheneyville is October with an average of 5.7 kWh/m2/day, followed by August at 5.59 kWh/m2/day and May at 5.57 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Cheneyville (Louisiana) are January with an average of 3.73 kWh/m2/day, followed by December with an average of 3.82 kWh/m2/day and February at 4.23 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Cheneyville

The average monthly solar radiation level in Cheneyville, LA, of 4.94 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 32% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 25% 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 Cheneyville 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 Cheneyville

Sunrise / Sunset in Cheneyville

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 25, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:22 am
    • Sunset: 8:08 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:15 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:46
Solar Energy Statistics for Cheneyville

Best Months for Solar in Cheneyville

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation October (5.7 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: August (5.96 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: August (5.08 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.33 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Cheneyville

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

However, Cheneyville is in Rapides County and Rapides County has at least 7 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Cheneyville

The Power of Solar in Cheneyville, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Cheneyville, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Cheneyville

Cheneyville (LA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5577.67 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Cheneyville is October with an average of 541.03 kWhac, followed by May at 528.15 kWhac and August at 516.85 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Cheneyville (Louisiana) are January with an average of 374.62 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 379.19 kWhac and February at 381.31 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Cheneyville

Cheneyville Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Cheneyville averaged 9.35 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in April 2017, which was about 26% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.70¢/kWh in April. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Cheneyville

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Cheneyville Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Louisiana averaged $13.94 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2017, which was approximately 22% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $11.38 per Mcf in April. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Cheneyville

Solar Energy Contractors in Cheneyville

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Cheneyville

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Cheneyville

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

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Weather Forecast for Cheneyville, LA [5]

Tue Jul 25
82°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 74°F
Max: 86°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 91%
Cloud cover: 80%
Wed Jul 26
89°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 75°F
Max: 92°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 85%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Jul 27
89°F
Light Rain
Min: 74°F
Max: 89°F
Gentle Breeze: 5 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 3%
Fri Jul 28
91°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 77°F
Max: 91°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 3%
Sat Jul 29
89°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 77°F
Max: 89°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 7%
Sun Jul 30
83°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 71°F
Max: 84°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 49%

More about Cheneyville

About Cheneyville

The town of Cheneyville, LA in Rapides County has an approximate population of 625. [6]

Cheneyville Solar Power

Cheneyville, LA Solar Energy

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

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