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Solar Energy in Clinton, LA

Solar Energy in Clinton

The month of October has the highest historical solar radition values in Clinton with an average of 5.69 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Clinton

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Clinton

The total length of the day in Clinton, LA today (September 19, 2017) will be 12 hours and 12 minutes. [More]

Clinton, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Clinton, LA

Solar Energy Data in Clinton, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Clinton, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Clinton

Based on historical Clinton, 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 Clinton. [1]

Clinton 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 Clinton that are always titled at the latitude of Clinton (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.11 kWh/m2/day, or about 11% 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 Clinton

Solar Radiation Data in Clinton, LA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Clinton, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Clinton

Clinton, 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 Clinton is October with an average of 5.69 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 Clinton (Louisiana) are January with an average of 3.72 kWh/m2/day, followed by December with an average of 3.81 kWh/m2/day and February at 4.23 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Clinton

The average monthly solar radiation level in Clinton, 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 Clinton 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 Clinton

Sunrise / Sunset in Clinton

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 19, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:51 am
    • Sunset: 7:03 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:57 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:12
Solar Energy Statistics for Clinton

Best Months for Solar in Clinton

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation October (5.69 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: May (5.89 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (6.27 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Clinton

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

However, Clinton is in East Feliciana County and East Feliciana County has at least 1 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Clinton

The Power of Solar in Clinton, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Clinton, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Clinton

Clinton (LA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5578.37 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Clinton is October with an average of 540.8 kWhac, followed by May at 528.62 kWhac and August at 517.17 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Clinton (Louisiana) are January with an average of 374.32 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 378.81 kWhac and February at 381.15 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Clinton

Clinton Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Clinton 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]

Solar Power Poll: Clinton

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Clinton 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 Clinton

Solar Energy Contractors in Clinton

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

Sorry, no local solar energy contractors found.

Our search for solar contractors companies located in Clinton produced no matches.

Solar Energy Equipment in Clinton

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

Sorry, no local business selling solar equipment were found.

Our search for companies selling solar parts located in Clinton produced no matches.

Energy Conservation Consultants in Clinton

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

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Weather Forecast for Clinton, LA [5]

Tue Sep 19
90°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 73°F
Max: 90°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 59%
Cloud cover: 12%
Wed Sep 20
89°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 72°F
Max: 89°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 66%
Cloud cover: 12%
Thu Sep 21
89°F
Light Rain
Min: 71°F
Max: 89°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 67%
Cloud cover: 20%
Fri Sep 22
90°F
Light Rain
Min: 69°F
Max: 90°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Sep 23
90°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 69°F
Max: 90°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Sep 24
89°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 70°F
Max: 89°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps E
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Clinton

About Clinton

The town of Clinton, LA in East Feliciana County has an approximate population of 1,653. [6]

Clinton Solar Power

Clinton, LA Solar Energy

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

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