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Solar Energy in North Brentwood, MD

Solar Energy in North Brentwood

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

Solar Panels in North Brentwood

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

Sunrise & Sunset in North Brentwood

The total length of the day in North Brentwood, MD today (February 19, 2019) will be 10 hours and 56 minutes. [More]

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North Brentwood, MD Solar Energy

Solar Power in North Brentwood, MD

Solar Energy Data in North Brentwood, MD

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for North Brentwood, MD

Solar Radiation Data in North Brentwood

Based on historical North Brentwood, 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 North Brentwood. [1]

North Brentwood has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.14 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 0% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.15 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in North Brentwood that are always titled at the latitude of North Brentwood (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.85 kWh/m2/day, or about 17% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.14 kWh/m2/day and approximately 17% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.15 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.

Solar Radiation Levels in North Brentwood

Solar Radiation Data in North Brentwood, MD

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in North Brentwood.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for North Brentwood, MD

Solar Radiation Data in North Brentwood

North Brentwood, 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 North Brentwood is June with an average of 5.71 kWh/m2/day, followed by July at 5.62 kWh/m2/day and August at 5.29 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in North Brentwood (Maryland) are December with an average of 2.83 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.42 kWh/m2/day and November at 3.58 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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Solar Power Comparison: North Brentwood vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in North Brentwood

The average monthly solar radiation level in North Brentwood, 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 approximately 30% 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 North Brentwood 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).

Solar Data & Statistics for North Brentwood

Sunrise / Sunset in North Brentwood

  • Sunrise/Sunset for February 19, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 11:53 am
    • Sunset: 10:49 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:21 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:56
Solar Energy Statistics for North Brentwood

Best Months for Solar in North Brentwood

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation June (5.71 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.58 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.58 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.06 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in North Brentwood

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

However, North Brentwood is in Prince Georges County and Prince Georges County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in North Brentwood

The Power of Solar in North Brentwood, MD

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for North Brentwood, MD

Solar Radiation Data in North Brentwood

North Brentwood (MD) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5411.28 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in North Brentwood is July with an average of 529.74 kWhac, followed by June at 522.8 kWhac and May at 516.2 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in North Brentwood (Maryland) are December with an average of 297.62 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 353.96 kWhac and January at 360.49 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in North Brentwood

North Brentwood Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in North Brentwood averaged 13.11 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in November 2018, which was about 1% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.95¢/kWh in November. [3]

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North Brentwood Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Maryland averaged $11.13 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in November 2018, which was approximately 18% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.43 per Mcf in November. [4]

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Solar Businesses in North Brentwood

Solar Energy Contractors in North Brentwood

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near North Brentwood, MD.

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Solar Energy Equipment in North Brentwood

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near North Brentwood, MD.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in North Brentwood

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near North Brentwood, MD.

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Weather Forecast for North Brentwood, MD [5]

Tue Feb 19
39°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 28°F
Max: 39°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 67%
Cloud cover: 8%
Wed Feb 20
31°F
Snow
Min: 30°F
Max: 35°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 100%
Cloud cover: 92%
Thu Feb 21
49°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 34°F
Max: 49°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 81%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Feb 22
41°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 18°F
Max: 41°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 14%
Sat Feb 23
40°F
Light Rain
Min: 16°F
Max: 40°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 93%
Sun Feb 24
51°F
Light Rain
Min: 37°F
Max: 51°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 81%

More about North Brentwood

About North Brentwood

The town of North Brentwood, MD in Prince Georges County has an approximate population of 517. [6]

North Brentwood Solar Power

North Brentwood, MD Solar Energy

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

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