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Solar Energy in Greenwood, NE

Solar Energy in Greenwood

The month of June has the highest historical solar radition values in Greenwood with an average of 6.12 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Greenwood

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Greenwood

The total length of the day in Greenwood, NE today (July 25, 2017) will be 14 hours and 30 minutes. [More]

Greenwood, NE Solar Energy

Solar Power in Greenwood, NE

Solar Energy Data in Greenwood, NE

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Greenwood, NE

Solar Radiation Data in Greenwood

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

Greenwood has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.2 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 8% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.55 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Greenwood that are always titled at the latitude of Greenwood (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.95 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.2 kWh/m2/day and approximately 9% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.55 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 Greenwood

Solar Radiation Data in Greenwood, NE

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Greenwood, NE

Solar Radiation Data in Greenwood

Greenwood, NE has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.91 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Greenwood is June with an average of 6.12 kWh/m2/day, followed by July at 5.92 kWh/m2/day and May at 5.84 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Greenwood (Nebraska) are December with an average of 3.02 kWh/m2/day, followed by November with an average of 3.32 kWh/m2/day and January at 3.93 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Greenwood

The average monthly solar radiation level in Greenwood, NE, of 4.91 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 32% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 26% 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 Greenwood 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 Greenwood

Sunrise / Sunset in Greenwood

  • Sunrise/Sunset for July 25, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:17 am
    • Sunset: 8:47 pm
    • Solar Noon: 1:32 pm
    • Length of Day: 14:30
Solar Energy Statistics for Greenwood

Best Months for Solar in Greenwood

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation June (6.12 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (6.04 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (6.07 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.53 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Greenwood

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the village of Greenwood, NE at this current time.

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

Solar Power Output in Greenwood

The Power of Solar in Greenwood, NE

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Greenwood, NE

Solar Radiation Data in Greenwood

Greenwood (NE) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5724.4 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Greenwood is May with an average of 562.15 kWhac, followed by June at 561.11 kWhac and July at 554.95 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Greenwood (Nebraska) are December with an average of 324.09 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 331.23 kWhac and January at 418.08 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Greenwood

Greenwood Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Greenwood averaged 10.69 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in April 2017, which was about 16% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.70¢/kWh in April. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Greenwood

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Greenwood Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Nebraska averaged $8.72 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in April 2017, which was approximately 23% less 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 Greenwood

Solar Energy Contractors in Greenwood

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Greenwood, NE.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Greenwood

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Greenwood, NE.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Greenwood

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Greenwood, NE.

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Weather Forecast for Greenwood, NE [5]

Tue Jul 25
85°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 77°F
Max: 85°F
Strong breeze: 12 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 49%
Cloud cover: 8%
Wed Jul 26
82°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 71°F
Max: 82°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 82%
Cloud cover: 64%
Thu Jul 27
76°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 64°F
Max: 78°F
Strong breeze: 13 mps NNE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 82%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Jul 28
78°F
Light Rain
Min: 61°F
Max: 79°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps ENE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 27%
Sat Jul 29
77°F
Light Rain
Min: 60°F
Max: 80°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps SSE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 4%
Sun Jul 30
80°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 58°F
Max: 82°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 1%

More about Greenwood

About Greenwood

The village of Greenwood, NE in Cass County has an approximate population of 568. [6]

Greenwood Solar Power

Greenwood, NE Solar Energy

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

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