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Solar Energy in Grover, NC

Solar Energy in Grover

The month of April has the highest historical solar radition values in Grover with an average of 5.89 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Grover

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Grover

The total length of the day in Grover, NC today (December 12, 2017) will be 09 hours and 49 minutes. [More]

Grover, NC Solar Energy

Solar Power in Grover, NC

Solar Energy Data in Grover, NC

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Grover, NC

Solar Radiation Data in Grover

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

Grover has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.54 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 2% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.65 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Grover that are always titled at the latitude of Grover (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 5.22 kWh/m2/day, or about 15% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.54 kWh/m2/day and approximately 12% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.65 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 Grover

Solar Radiation Data in Grover, NC

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Grover, NC

Solar Radiation Data in Grover

Grover, NC has a average annual solar radiation value of 5.07 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Grover is April with an average of 5.89 kWh/m2/day, followed by May at 5.79 kWh/m2/day and June at 5.77 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Grover (North Carolina) are December with an average of 3.74 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 4.02 kWh/m2/day and November at 4.25 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Grover

The average monthly solar radiation level in Grover, NC, of 5.07 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) is approximately 36% greater than the average level of 3.73 kWh/m2/day in a city with historically low levels (WA) and is approximately 23% 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 Grover 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 Grover

Sunrise / Sunset in Grover

  • Sunrise/Sunset for December 12, 2017 [2]
    • Sunrise: 7:25 am
    • Sunset: 5:14 pm
    • Solar Noon: 12:19 pm
    • Length of Day: 09:49
Solar Energy Statistics for Grover

Best Months for Solar in Grover

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation April (5.89 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: May (5.9 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: May (5.25 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.39 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Grover

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

However, Grover is in Cleveland County and Cleveland County has at least 2 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Grover

The Power of Solar in Grover, NC

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Grover, NC

Solar Radiation Data in Grover

Grover (NC) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5803.3 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Grover is April with an average of 555.88 kWhac, followed by May at 553.22 kWhac and June at 526.43 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Grover (North Carolina) are December with an average of 380.54 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 408.95 kWhac and February at 409.69 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Grover

Grover Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Grover averaged 11.75 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in September 2017, which was about 12% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.30¢/kWh in September. [3]

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Grover Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in North Carolina averaged $23.08 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2017, which was approximately 36% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $17.01 per Mcf in September. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Grover

Solar Energy Contractors in Grover

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Grover, NC.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Grover

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Grover, NC.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Grover

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Grover, NC.

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Weather Forecast for Grover, NC [5]

Mon Dec 11
38°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 38°F
Max: 38°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 91%
Cloud cover: 36%
Tue Dec 12
48°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 26°F
Max: 48°F
: 13 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 46%
Cloud cover: 0%
Wed Dec 13
39°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 19°F
Max: 40°F
Strong breeze: 11 mps WNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 35%
Cloud cover: 0%
Thu Dec 14
51°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 33°F
Max: 51°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps SW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 18%
Fri Dec 15
43°F
Light Rain
Min: 32°F
Max: 43°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps NW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 27%
Sat Dec 16
48°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 30°F
Max: 48°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps SSW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Grover

About Grover

The town of Grover, NC in Cleveland County has an approximate population of 708. [6]

Grover Solar Power

Grover, NC Solar Energy

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

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