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Solar Energy in Taos, NM

Solar Energy in Taos

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Solar Panels in Taos

Solar panels in Taos that will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Taos

The total length of the day in Taos, NM today (September 19, 2017) will be 12 hours and 14 minutes. [More]

Taos, NM Solar Energy

Solar Power in Taos, NM

Solar Energy Data in Taos, NM

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Taos, NM

Solar Radiation Data in Taos

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* 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 Taos

Solar Radiation Data in Taos, NM

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Taos, NM

Solar Radiation Data in Taos

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

Solar Power Levels in Taos

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

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

Sunrise / Sunset in Taos

  • Sunrise/Sunset for September 19, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 6:48 am
    • Sunset: 7:02 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:55 pm
    • Length of Day: 12:14
Solar Energy Statistics for Taos

Best Months for Solar in Taos

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: ( kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: ( kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: ( kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Taos

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

However, Taos is in Taos County and Taos County has at least 135 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Taos

The Power of Solar in Taos, NM

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Taos, NM

Solar Radiation Data in Taos

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Cost of Utilities in Taos

Taos Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Taos averaged 13.41 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in June 2017, which was about 1% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.22¢/kWh in June. [3]

Solar Power Poll: Taos

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Taos Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in New Mexico averaged $12.41 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in June 2017, which was approximately 22% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $15.98 per Mcf in June. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Taos

Solar Energy Contractors in Taos

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Taos, NM.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Taos

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Taos, NM.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Taos

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Taos, NM.

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Weather Forecast for Taos, NM [5]

Mon Sep 18
45°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 45°F
Max: 45°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 38%
Cloud cover: 0%
Tue Sep 19
59°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 40°F
Max: 62°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps WSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 38%
Cloud cover: 8%
Wed Sep 20
61°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 41°F
Max: 65°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 40%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Sep 21
60°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 41°F
Max: 64°F
Moderate breeze: 7 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 40%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Sep 22
56°F
Light Rain
Min: 46°F
Max: 56°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps WSW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 24%
Sat Sep 23
55°F
Light Rain
Min: 31°F
Max: 55°F
Moderate breeze: 6 mps SW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 1%

More about Taos

About Taos

The town of Taos, NM in Taos County has an approximate population of 5,716. [6]

Taos Solar Power

Taos, NM Solar Energy

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

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Solar power is renewable, does not produce any pollutants and is one of the cleanest source of energy.

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