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Solar Energy in Martinsburg, NE

Solar Energy in Martinsburg

The month of July has the highest historical solar radition values in Martinsburg with an average of 6.04 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Martinsburg

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Martinsburg

The total length of the day in Martinsburg, NE today (November 21, 2017) will be 09 hours and 32 minutes. [More]

Martinsburg, NE Solar Energy

Solar Power in Martinsburg, NE

Solar Energy Data in Martinsburg, NE

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Martinsburg, NE

Solar Radiation Data in Martinsburg

Based on historical Martinsburg, 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 Martinsburg. [1]

Martinsburg has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.07 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 9% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.45 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Martinsburg that are always titled at the latitude of Martinsburg (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.8 kWh/m2/day, or about 18% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.07 kWh/m2/day and approximately 8% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.45 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 Martinsburg

Solar Radiation Data in Martinsburg, NE

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Martinsburg, NE

Solar Radiation Data in Martinsburg

Martinsburg, NE has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.85 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Martinsburg is July with an average of 6.04 kWh/m2/day, followed by June at 5.91 kWh/m2/day and August at 5.75 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Martinsburg (Nebraska) are December with an average of 3.01 kWh/m2/day, followed by November with an average of 3.54 kWh/m2/day and January at 3.95 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Martinsburg

The average monthly solar radiation level in Martinsburg, NE, of 4.85 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 30% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 27% 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 Martinsburg 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 Martinsburg

Sunrise / Sunset in Martinsburg

  • Sunrise/Sunset for November 21, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 7:26 am
    • Sunset: 4:59 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:13 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:32
Solar Energy Statistics for Martinsburg

Best Months for Solar in Martinsburg

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation July (6.04 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: July (6.19 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: July (6.36 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: July (6.66 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Martinsburg

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

However, Martinsburg is in Dixon County and Dixon County has at least 1 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Martinsburg

The Power of Solar in Martinsburg, NE

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Martinsburg, NE

Solar Radiation Data in Martinsburg

Martinsburg (NE) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5694.06 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Martinsburg is July with an average of 568.96 kWhac, followed by May at 560.15 kWhac and June at 549.01 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Martinsburg (Nebraska) are December with an average of 321.08 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 354.21 kWhac and February at 404.9 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Martinsburg

Martinsburg Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Martinsburg averaged 12.13 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in August 2017, which was about 8% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.19¢/kWh in August. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Martinsburg

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Martinsburg Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Nebraska averaged $17.64 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in August 2017, which was approximately 2% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $18.09 per Mcf in August. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Martinsburg

Solar Energy Contractors in Martinsburg

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

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Solar Energy Equipment in Martinsburg

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

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Martinsburg

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

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Weather Forecast for Martinsburg, NE [5]

Tue Nov 21
20°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 17°F
Max: 23°F
Gale: 20 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 52%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Nov 22
36°F
Few Clouds
Min: 17°F
Max: 42°F
High wind, near gale: 14 mps S
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 50%
Cloud cover: 24%
Thu Nov 23
55°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 32°F
Max: 62°F
Gentle Breeze: 5 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 64%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Nov 24
58°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 44°F
Max: 58°F
Gale: 18 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 13%
Sat Nov 25
45°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 26°F
Max: 45°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Nov 26
44°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 20°F
Max: 44°F
Strong breeze: 12 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Martinsburg

About Martinsburg

The village of Martinsburg, NE in Dixon County has an approximate population of 94. [6]

Martinsburg Solar Power

Martinsburg, NE Solar Energy

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

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