Solar Power Profile - Albion Park Rail, NSW 2527
More than 3988 homes in postcode 2527 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Albion Park Rail, Albion Park, Calderwood, Croom, North Macquarie, Tongarra, Tullimbar and Yellow Rock.
In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 24,446 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 91,407 kWh per day, or 33,364 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,469.125 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $5,838,622.125 per year.
Albion Park Rail and 2527 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 24,355.72 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 202,964,333 km worth of car emissions.
Solar Power in Albion Park Rail
* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Albion Park Rail: Wollongong Airport - approx. 353 m
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Albion Park Rail Demographics
Albion Park Rail and the postcode of 2527 has a total population of 25005 people, with a median age of 35 years. There are 9366 households in Albion Park Rail, with an average of 0.8 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.8 with a median income of 1884 per week per household.
About 75% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Albion Park Rail is $2167/month. By installing solar power in Albion Park Rail, the average household could save 5.65% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $48550 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 1.5% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Albion Park Rail is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data
About Albion Park Rail
Albion Park is a suburb located in the Shellharbour City Council area, New South Wales, Australia. The town is situated in the Illawarra region, approximately 100 km south of Sydney. Albion Park has a population of over 14,000 people and is known for its rich history, beautiful parks, and vibrant community.
Albion Park has a temperate climate with mild winters and warm summers. The town experiences an average of 8 hours of sunshine per day, making it an ideal location for solar power. Solar panels should be installed facing north to maximise energy production, and shading issues should be addressed to ensure optimal solar yields.
Installing solar panels in Albion Park is a great way to reduce your carbon footprint and save money on your electricity bills. By producing your own renewable energy, you can reduce your reliance on the grid and take control of your energy costs. There are many reputable solar installers in Albion Park who can help you design and install a solar power system that meets your needs and budget. With the town's abundant sunshine and favourable climate, Albion Park is the perfect location for harnessing the power of the sun.