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Solar Power in 01302 (Greenfield, MA)

Solar Energy in 01302

The month of June has the highest historical solar radition values in 01302 with an average of 5.39 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in 01302

Solar panels in 01302 that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in 01302

The total length of the day in 01302 (Greenfield, MA) today (May 21, 2018) will be 14 hours and 51 minutes. [More]

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Solar Energy in 01302 (Greenfield, MA)

Solar Energy Data for 01302

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in 01302.

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


Solar Energy Analysis for 01302

Solar Radiation Data in 01302

Based on historical 01302 data, solar panels that are tilted towards the equator at an angle equal to the latitude will produce the maximum solar energy output in 01302. [1]

The region associated with 01302 has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 3.77 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 3.71 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in 01302 that are always titled at the latitude of Greenfield (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.47 kWh/m2/day, or about 19% greater than the average monthly GHI of 3.77 kWh/m2/day and approximately 20% greater than the average monthly DNI of 3.71 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 01302

Solar Radiation Data in 01302

See the chart below for monthly solar radiation levels in 01302.

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for 01302

Solar Radiation Data in 01302

The region associated with 01302 has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.31 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in 01302 is June with an average of 5.39 kWh/m2/day, followed by July at 5.26 kWh/m2/day and August at 5.16 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in 01302 are December with an average of 2.65 kWh/m2/day, followed by November with an average of 2.92 kWh/m2/day and January at 3.22 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar Power Comparison: 01302 vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in 01302

The average monthly solar radiation level in 01302, of 4.31 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 16% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 35% 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: 01302 vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average 01302 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 01302

Sunrise / Sunset in 01302

  • Sunrise/Sunset for May 21, 2018 [2]
    • Sunrise: 5:21 am
    • Sunset: 8:12 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:47 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:51
Solar Energy Statistics for 01302

Best Months for Solar in 01302

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation June (5.39 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (5.43 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (4.56 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (5.82 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in 01302

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in 01302 at this current time.

However, 01302 is in Franklin County and Franklin County (MA) has at least 1,775 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in 01302

The Power of Solar in 01302

Monthly AC solar system output averages for 01302. Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in 01302. [2]

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

Solar Output Analysis for 01302

Solar Radiation Data in 01302

01302 has a average annual solar AC output value of 5067.35 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in 01302 is June with an average of 497.26 kWhac, followed by July at 497.04 kWhac and August at 490.14 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in 01302 are December with an average of 282.08 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 291.99 kWhac and January at 345.39 kWhac. [2]

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Solar Businesses in 01302

Solar Energy Contractors in 01302

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near 01302.

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Solar Energy Equipment in 01302

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near 01302.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in 01302

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near 01302.

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Weather Forecast for 01302 [5]

Mon May 21
74°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 55°F
Max: 74°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 36%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue May 22
64°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 52°F
Max: 64°F
Light breeze: 3 mps SE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 61%
Cloud cover: 92%
Wed May 23
65°F
Light Rain
Min: 57°F
Max: 72°F
Moderate breeze: 5 mps NNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 72%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu May 24
69°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 54°F
Max: 69°F
Gentle Breeze: 3 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri May 25
79°F
Light Rain
Min: 62°F
Max: 79°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps WNW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 2%
Sat May 26
80°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 63°F
Max: 80°F
: 5 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 5%

More about 01302

About 01302

The ZIP code 01302 is associated with the city of Greenfield in Franklin County in Massachusetts.

01302 Solar Power

01302 Solar Energy & Power

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in 01302, or for more solar-related resources for MA, check out the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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