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Solar Energy in New Windsor, MD

Solar Energy in New Windsor

The month of June has the highest historical solar radition values in New Windsor with an average of 5.68 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in New Windsor

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

Sunrise & Sunset in New Windsor

The total length of the day in New Windsor, MD today (August 19, 2017) will be 13 hours and 32 minutes. [More]

New Windsor, MD Solar Energy

Solar Power in New Windsor, MD

Solar Energy Data in New Windsor, MD

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for New Windsor, MD

Solar Radiation Data in New Windsor

Based on historical New Windsor, MD data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in New Windsor. [1]

New Windsor has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.06 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.97 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in New Windsor that are always titled at the latitude of New Windsor (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.72 kWh/m2/day, or about 16% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.06 kWh/m2/day and approximately 19% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.97 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 New Windsor

Solar Radiation Data in New Windsor, MD

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in New Windsor.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for New Windsor, MD

Solar Radiation Data in New Windsor

New Windsor, MD has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.65 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in New Windsor is June with an average of 5.68 kWh/m2/day, followed by July at 5.6 kWh/m2/day and August at 5.27 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in New Windsor (Maryland) are December with an average of 2.85 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.43 kWh/m2/day and November at 3.59 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar Power Comparison: New Windsor vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in New Windsor

The average monthly solar radiation level in New Windsor, MD, of 4.65 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 25% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is (sorry, data not currently available) the average level of 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 New Windsor 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 New Windsor

Sunrise / Sunset in New Windsor

  • Sunrise/Sunset for August 19, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:25 am
    • Sunset: 7:58 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:11 pm
    • Length of Day: 13:32
Solar Energy Statistics for New Windsor

Best Months for Solar in New Windsor

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation June (5.68 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.63 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.63 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.07 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in New Windsor

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

However, New Windsor is in Carroll County and Carroll County has at least 593 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in New Windsor

The Power of Solar in New Windsor, MD

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for New Windsor, MD

Solar Radiation Data in New Windsor

New Windsor (MD) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5407.39 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in New Windsor is July with an average of 527.62 kWhac, followed by June at 520.49 kWhac and May at 514.35 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in New Windsor (Maryland) are December with an average of 298.7 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 355.09 kWhac and January at 361.71 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in New Windsor

New Windsor Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in New Windsor averaged 14.53 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in May 2017, which was about 12% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.02¢/kWh in May. [3]

Solar Power Poll: New Windsor

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New Windsor Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Maryland averaged $0.00 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2017, which was approximately 100% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $13.21 per Mcf in April. [4]

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Solar Businesses in New Windsor

Solar Energy Contractors in New Windsor

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near New Windsor, MD.

Sorry, no local solar energy contractors found.

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

Solar Energy Equipment in New Windsor

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near New Windsor, MD.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in New Windsor

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near New Windsor, MD.

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Weather Forecast for New Windsor, MD [5]

Fri Aug 18
74°F
Few Clouds
Min: 74°F
Max: 74°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 81%
Cloud cover: 24%
Sat Aug 19
83°F
Light Rain
Min: 65°F
Max: 84°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps W
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 69%
Cloud cover: 8%
Sun Aug 20
80°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 64°F
Max: 82°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 68%
Cloud cover: 0%
Mon Aug 21
86°F
Few Clouds
Min: 69°F
Max: 86°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 65%
Cloud cover: 12%
Tue Aug 22
85°F
Light Rain
Min: 73°F
Max: 85°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 15%
Wed Aug 23
75°F
Light Rain
Min: 62°F
Max: 75°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about New Windsor

About New Windsor

The town of New Windsor, MD in Carroll County has an approximate population of 1,396. [6]

New Windsor Solar Power

New Windsor, MD Solar Energy

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

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It takes light about 8 minutes, 19 seconds to travel the 93,000,000 miles from the sun's surface to us on Earth.

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