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Solar Energy in Kinder, LA

Solar Energy in Kinder

The month of May has the highest historical solar radition values in Kinder with an average of 5.73 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Kinder

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Kinder

The total length of the day in Kinder, LA today (December 14, 2017) will be 10 hours and 11 minutes. [More]

Kinder, LA Solar Energy

Solar Power in Kinder, LA

Solar Energy Data in Kinder, LA

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Kinder, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Kinder

Based on historical Kinder, 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 Kinder. [1]

Kinder has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.59 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 6% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.32 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Kinder that are always titled at the latitude of Kinder (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.05 kWh/m2/day, or about 10% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.59 kWh/m2/day and approximately 17% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.32 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 Kinder

Solar Radiation Data in Kinder, LA

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Kinder, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Kinder

Kinder, 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 Kinder is May with an average of 5.73 kWh/m2/day, followed by June at 5.64 kWh/m2/day and August at 5.59 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Kinder (Louisiana) are December with an average of 3.71 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.78 kWh/m2/day and November at 4.52 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Kinder

The average monthly solar radiation level in Kinder, 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 Kinder 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 Kinder

Sunrise / Sunset in Kinder

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 14, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 7:01 am
    • Sunset: 5:12 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:06 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:11
Solar Energy Statistics for Kinder

Best Months for Solar in Kinder

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation May (5.73 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: August (5.74 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (4.88 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.21 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Kinder

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

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

Solar Power Output in Kinder

The Power of Solar in Kinder, LA

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Kinder, LA

Solar Radiation Data in Kinder

Kinder (LA) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5692.52 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Kinder is May with an average of 540.01 kWhac, followed by August at 520.34 kWhac and October at 517.42 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Kinder (Louisiana) are December with an average of 371.4 kWhac, followed by January with an average of 382.42 kWhac and November at 428.21 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Kinder

Kinder Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Kinder averaged 9.87 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in September 2017, which was about 26% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.30¢/kWh in September. [3]

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Kinder Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Louisiana averaged $16.60 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2017, which was approximately 2% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.01 per Mcf in September. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Kinder

Solar Energy Contractors in Kinder

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

Sorry, no local solar energy contractors found.

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

Solar Energy Equipment in Kinder

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Kinder

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

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Weather Forecast for Kinder, LA [5]

Thu Dec 14
49°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 46°F
Max: 49°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps N
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 58%
Cloud cover: 88%
Fri Dec 15
51°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 37°F
Max: 53°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 34%
Cloud cover: 92%
Sat Dec 16
57°F
Few Clouds
Min: 31°F
Max: 58°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 37%
Cloud cover: 24%
Sun Dec 17
67°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 64°F
Max: 67°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 95%
Mon Dec 18
66°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 63°F
Max: 67°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 98%
Tue Dec 19
71°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 67°F
Max: 71°F
Gentle Breeze: 5 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 23%

More about Kinder

About Kinder

The town of Kinder, LA in Allen County has an approximate population of 2,477. [6]

Kinder Solar Power

Kinder, LA Solar Energy

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

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