Solar Power Profile - Alice, NSW 2470

More than 3437 homes in postcode 2470 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Alice, Coolaness, Dyraaba Central, Dyraaba Creek, Babyl Creek, Backmede, Baraimal, Casino, Coombell, Dobies Bight, Doubtful Creek, Dyraaba, Ellangowan, Fairy Hill, Irvington, Leeville, Lower Dyraaba, Mongogarie, Naughtons Gap, North Casino, Piora, Sextonville, Shannon Brook, Spring Grove, Stratheden, Tomki, Upper Mongogarie, Woodview, Woolners Arm, Wooroowoolgan and Yorklea.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 19,282 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 81,281 kWh per day, or 29,668 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,533 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $5,191,823.875 per year.

Alice and 2470 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 21,657.64 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 180,480,333 km worth of car emissions.


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Solar Power in Alice

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Alice: Cleveland - approx. 5.2 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Alice

Sunsparks Electrics

111 Mount Burrell Road, 2484

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Rainbow Power Company

1 Alternative Way, 2480

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

Pete Hartley Electrics

Perradenya Way, 2480

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

JDZ Electrical

Casino, 2470

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Community Solar Statistics - Alice, 2470


Alice Demographics

Alice and the postcode of 2470 has a total population of 14027 people, with a median age of 44 years. There are 6180 households in Alice, with an average of 0.8 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.4 with a median income of 1145 per week per household.

About 65% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Alice is $1300/month. By installing solar power in Alice, the average household could save 9.83% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $84447 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 2.57% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Alice is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Alice

ALICE NSW 2470 is a small town located in the Northern Rivers region of New South Wales, Australia. The town is known for its stunning natural beauty, with lush greenery, rolling hills, and picturesque landscapes. It is also home to a number of attractions, including the Clarence River, which offers excellent opportunities for fishing, kayaking, and boating. Other popular attractions in the area include the Tabulam Golf Course, the Tabulam Races, and the Mallanganee National Park.

ALICE NSW 2470 enjoys a warm and sunny climate, with an average of 260 sunny days per year. This makes it an ideal location for solar power production and installation. The town also benefits from a relatively low amount of shading, which means that solar panels can be installed at optimal angles and orientations to maximise their efficiency and yield. Additionally, the town's location in the Northern Rivers region means that it is well-suited to renewable energy production, with a number of solar installers and providers operating in the area.

Overall, ALICE NSW 2470 is a great location for anyone interested in solar power and renewable energy. With its sunny climate, low shading, and abundance of solar installers and providers, it offers excellent opportunities for solar power production and installation. Whether you're looking to install solar panels on your home or business, or simply want to learn more about the benefits of renewable energy, ALICE NSW 2470 is the perfect place to start.

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