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Solar Energy in Glenmora, LA

Solar Energy in Glenmora

The month of May has the highest historical solar radition values in Glenmora with an average of 5.71 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Glenmora

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Glenmora

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

Glenmora, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Glenmora, LA

Solar Energy Data in Glenmora, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Glenmora, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Glenmora

Based on historical Glenmora, 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 Glenmora. [1]

Glenmora has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.58 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 5% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.35 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Glenmora that are always titled at the latitude of Glenmora (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.05 kWh/m2/day, or about 10% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.58 kWh/m2/day and approximately 16% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.35 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 Glenmora

Solar Radiation Data in Glenmora, LA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Glenmora, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Glenmora

Glenmora, LA has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.03 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Glenmora is May with an average of 5.71 kWh/m2/day, followed by June at 5.62 kWh/m2/day and August at 5.58 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Glenmora (Louisiana) are December with an average of 3.72 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.79 kWh/m2/day and November at 4.53 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Glenmora

The average monthly solar radiation level in Glenmora, LA, of 5.03 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 35% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 24% 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 Glenmora 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 Glenmora

Sunrise / Sunset in Glenmora

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 23, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:59 am
    • Sunset: 7:04 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:02 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:05
Solar Energy Statistics for Glenmora

Best Months for Solar in Glenmora

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation May (5.71 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: August (5.85 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: August (4.9 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.15 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Glenmora

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

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

Solar Power Output in Glenmora

The Power of Solar in Glenmora, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Glenmora, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Glenmora

Glenmora (LA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5689.8 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Glenmora is May with an average of 538.37 kWhac, followed by August at 519.23 kWhac and October at 518.09 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Glenmora (Louisiana) are December with an average of 372.55 kWhac, followed by January with an average of 383.33 kWhac and November at 429.36 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Glenmora

Glenmora Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Glenmora 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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Glenmora 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 Glenmora

Solar Energy Contractors in Glenmora

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Glenmora

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Glenmora

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

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Weather Forecast for Glenmora, LA [5]

Sat Sep 23
95°F
Light Rain
Min: 75°F
Max: 95°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps ESE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Sep 24
88°F
Light Rain
Min: 71°F
Max: 90°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 58%
Cloud cover: 24%
Mon Sep 25
88°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 70°F
Max: 90°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps ESE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 58%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Sep 26
85°F
Light Rain
Min: 71°F
Max: 85°F
Light breeze: 2 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 6%
Wed Sep 27
86°F
Light Rain
Min: 73°F
Max: 86°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 70%
Thu Sep 28
79°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 64°F
Max: 79°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps NE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Glenmora

About Glenmora

The town of Glenmora, LA in Rapides County has an approximate population of 1,342. [6]

Glenmora Solar Power

Glenmora, LA Solar Energy

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

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