Solar Power Profile - Akolele, NSW 2546

More than 1905 homes in postcode 2546 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Akolele, Beauty Point, Bermagui South, Greendale, Wallaga Lake Heights, Barragga Bay, Bermagui, Central Tilba, Corunna, Cuttagee, Dalmeny, Dignams Creek, Kianga, Murrah, Mystery Bay, Narooma, North Narooma, Tilba Tilba, Tinpot, Wadbilliga and Wallaga Lake.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 9,369 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 34,809 kWh per day, or 12,705 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,149.75 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $2,223,424.875 per year.

Akolele and 2546 are also doing their bit for the planet too because this amount of solar power has reduced the yearly carbon footprint for the area by 9,274.65 tonnes. To put this into perspective, that's the equivalent amount of yearly carbon dioxide captured and sequestered by 324,114 trees, or it's equivalent to 77,288,750 km worth of car emissions.


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* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Akolele: Mountain Valley - approx. 1.5 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Akolele

Bunya Solar

Moruya, 2537

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Narooma Electrics

11 Murphy Place, 2546

LG Solar Power Specialist & Authorised Solar Partner.

The Switch Electrical

Bega, 2550

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Smedley Electrical Services

Cobargo, 2550

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Community Solar Statistics - Akolele, 2546


Akolele Demographics

Akolele and the postcode of 2546 has a total population of 9002 people, with a median age of 59 years. There are 5639 households in Akolele, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.1 with a median income of 1019 per week per household.

About 58% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Akolele is $1473/month. By installing solar power in Akolele, the average household could save 6.5% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $55897 saving over the lifetime of their loan, assuming they put the electricity savings toward their home loan, a $500,000 loan, with a 4% interest rate over 30 years. Electricy cost savings from an average solar system is approximately 2.17% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Akolele is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Akolele

Located in the Eurobodalla region of New South Wales, AKOLELE NSW 2546 is a small town with a population of just over 300 people. Despite its size, the town boasts a number of natural attractions and features, including the nearby Eurobodalla National Park, which is home to a range of native wildlife such as kangaroos, wallabies, and echidnas. In addition, the town is situated on the banks of the Tuross River, which provides opportunities for fishing and boating.

AKOLELE NSW 2546 enjoys a temperate climate with warm summers and mild winters. The town receives an average of 7 hours of sunshine per day, making it an ideal location for solar power. Solar panels installed in AKOLELE NSW 2546 can produce a significant amount of energy throughout the year, with the optimal angle for solar panels being around 30-35 degrees and facing north. While shading can be an issue in some areas, a reputable solar installer can help to identify and mitigate any potential issues.

By installing solar panels in AKOLELE NSW 2546, residents and businesses can benefit from reduced energy bills and a lower carbon footprint. In addition, the Australian government offers a range of incentives and rebates for those who invest in renewable energy, making solar power an attractive option for those looking to save money and reduce their impact on the environment. With its abundant sunshine and natural beauty, AKOLELE NSW 2546 is an ideal location for solar power.

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