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Solar Energy in Gramercy, LA

Solar Energy in Gramercy

The month of May has the highest historical solar radition values in Gramercy with an average of 5.74 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Gramercy

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Gramercy

The total length of the day in Gramercy, LA today (July 20, 2017) will be 13 hours and 48 minutes. [More]

Gramercy, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Gramercy, LA

Solar Energy Data in Gramercy, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Gramercy, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Gramercy

Based on historical Gramercy, 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 Gramercy. [1]

Gramercy has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.67 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 7% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.37 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Gramercy that are always titled at the latitude of Gramercy (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.14 kWh/m2/day, or about 10% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.67 kWh/m2/day and approximately 18% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.37 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 Gramercy

Solar Radiation Data in Gramercy, LA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Gramercy, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Gramercy

Gramercy, LA has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.02 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Gramercy is May with an average of 5.74 kWh/m2/day, followed by June at 5.64 kWh/m2/day and April at 5.6 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Gramercy (Louisiana) are January with an average of 3.49 kWh/m2/day, followed by December with an average of 3.87 kWh/m2/day and November at 4.5 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Gramercy

The average monthly solar radiation level in Gramercy, LA, of 5.02 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 Gramercy 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 Gramercy

Sunrise / Sunset in Gramercy

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 20, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:15 am
    • Sunset: 8:03 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:09 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:48
Solar Energy Statistics for Gramercy

Best Months for Solar in Gramercy

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation May (5.74 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: April (5.95 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: April (5.12 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: May (6.34 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Gramercy

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

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

Solar Power Output in Gramercy

The Power of Solar in Gramercy, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Gramercy, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Gramercy

Gramercy (LA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5674.31 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Gramercy is May with an average of 544.1 kWhac, followed by April at 520.05 kWhac and October at 516.94 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Gramercy (Louisiana) are January with an average of 351.18 kWhac, followed by December with an average of 384.07 kWhac and November at 428.62 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Gramercy

Gramercy Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Gramercy 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: Gramercy

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Gramercy 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 Gramercy

Solar Energy Contractors in Gramercy

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Gramercy

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Gramercy

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

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Weather Forecast for Gramercy, LA [5]

Thu Jul 20
94°F
Light Rain
Min: 79°F
Max: 94°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps ENE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 72%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Jul 21
90°F
Light Rain
Min: 77°F
Max: 93°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 71%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sat Jul 22
84°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 75°F
Max: 87°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 97%
Cloud cover: 36%
Sun Jul 23
88°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 76°F
Max: 88°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 24%
Mon Jul 24
90°F
Light Rain
Min: 76°F
Max: 90°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps SSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 22%
Tue Jul 25
92°F
Light Rain
Min: 77°F
Max: 92°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 30%

More about Gramercy

About Gramercy

The town of Gramercy, LA in St. James County has an approximate population of 3,613. [6]

Gramercy Solar Power

Gramercy, LA Solar Energy

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

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