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Solar Energy in Gordonsville, TN

Solar Energy in Gordonsville

The month of July has the highest historical solar radition values in Gordonsville with an average of 5.99 kWh/m2/day. [More]

Solar Panels in Gordonsville

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

Sunrise & Sunset in Gordonsville

The total length of the day in Gordonsville, TN today (February 19, 2019) will be 11 hours and 05 minutes. [More]

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Gordonsville, TN Solar Energy

Solar Power in Gordonsville, TN

Solar Energy Data in Gordonsville, TN

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

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


Solar Energy Analysis for Gordonsville, TN

Solar Radiation Data in Gordonsville

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

Gordonsville has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 4.21 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 5% greater than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 4.01 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Gordonsville that are always titled at the latitude of Gordonsville (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 4.76 kWh/m2/day, or about 13% greater than the average monthly GHI of 4.21 kWh/m2/day and approximately 19% greater than the average monthly DNI of 4.01 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.

Solar Radiation Levels in Gordonsville

Solar Radiation Data in Gordonsville, TN

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

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

Solar Radiation Analysis for Gordonsville, TN

Solar Radiation Data in Gordonsville

Gordonsville, TN has a average annual solar radiation value of 4.92 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). [1]

The month with the highest historical solar radition values in Gordonsville is July with an average of 5.99 kWh/m2/day, followed by June at 5.95 kWh/m2/day and August at 5.68 kWh/m2/day. [1]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar radiation levels in Gordonsville (Tennessee) are December with an average of 3.22 kWh/m2/day, followed by January with an average of 3.6 kWh/m2/day and November at 3.63 kWh/m2/day. [1]

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

Solar Power Levels in Gordonsville

The average monthly solar radiation level in Gordonsville, TN, of 4.92 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 25% 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 Gordonsville 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).

Solar Data & Statistics for Gordonsville

Sunrise / Sunset in Gordonsville

  • Sunrise/Sunset for February 19, 2019 [2]
    • Sunrise: 12:24 pm
    • Sunset: 11:30 pm
    • Solar Noon: 5:57 pm
    • Length of Day: 11:05
Solar Energy Statistics for Gordonsville

Best Months for Solar in Gordonsville

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation July (5.99 kWh/m2/day)
    • ATaL: August (5.76 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (4.87 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (6.23 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Gordonsville

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

However, Gordonsville is in Smith County and Smith County has at least 4 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Gordonsville

The Power of Solar in Gordonsville, TN

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

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

Solar Output Analysis for Gordonsville, TN

Solar Radiation Data in Gordonsville

Gordonsville (TN) has a average annual solar AC output value of 5640.03 kilowatt hours (AC). [2]

The month with the highest historical solar power output in Gordonsville is July with an average of 558.77 kWhac, followed by June at 540.15 kWhac and May at 539.1 kWhac. [2]

The three months that historically average the lowest average solar output levels in Gordonsville (Tennessee) are December with an average of 329 kWhac, followed by November with an average of 353.78 kWhac and January at 373.95 kWhac. [2]

Cost of Utilities in Gordonsville

Gordonsville Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Gordonsville averaged 11.06 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in November 2018, which was about 15% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.95¢/kWh in November. [3]

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Gordonsville Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Tennessee averaged $8.77 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in November 2018, which was approximately 7% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.43 per Mcf in November. [4]

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Solar Businesses in Gordonsville

Solar Energy Contractors in Gordonsville

Contractors & builders that specialize in solar panel installations in or near Gordonsville, TN.

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Solar Energy Equipment in Gordonsville

Businesses that sell solar energy equipment and/or solar parts in or near Gordonsville, TN.

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Energy Conservation Consultants in Gordonsville

Energy conservation specialists that offer consulting services in or near Gordonsville, TN.

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Weather Forecast for Gordonsville, TN [5]

Tue Feb 19
40°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 39°F
Max: 41°F
Fresh Breeze: 9 mps E
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 99%
Cloud cover: 100%
Wed Feb 20
59°F
Heavy Intensity Rain
Min: 51°F
Max: 60°F
Gale: 17 mps S
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 87%
Cloud cover: 92%
Thu Feb 21
56°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 37°F
Max: 59°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps NNE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 72%
Cloud cover: 0%
Fri Feb 22
52°F
Light Rain
Min: 40°F
Max: 52°F
Fresh Breeze: 8 mps NE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 90%
Sat Feb 23
56°F
Very Heavy Rain
Min: 52°F
Max: 62°F
Strong breeze: 13 mps SSE
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 92%
Sun Feb 24
58°F
Moderate Rain
Min: 47°F
Max: 62°F
Gentle Breeze: 4 mps NW
Precip.: Chance of Rain
Humidity: 0%
Cloud cover: 98%

More about Gordonsville

About Gordonsville

The town of Gordonsville, TN in Smith County has an approximate population of 1,213. [6]

Gordonsville Solar Power

Gordonsville, TN Solar Energy

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

Did you know?

Nineteen-year-old Edmund Becquerel, a French experimental physicist, discovered the basis of solar energy in 1839.

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