Solar Power Profile - Alma Park, NSW 2659
More than 179 homes in postcode 2659 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Alma Park and Walla Walla.
In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 1,111 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 4,656 kWh per day, or 1,699 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,660.75 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $297,402 per year.
Alma Park and 2659 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 1,240.27 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 10,335,583 km worth of car emissions.
Solar Power in Alma Park
* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Alma Park: Alma Park (albaringa) - approx. 3.8 km
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Alma Park Demographics
Alma Park and the postcode of 2659 has a total population of 739 people, with a median age of 45 years. There are 377 households in Alma Park, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.3 with a median income of 1209 per week per household.
About 67% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Alma Park is $953/month. By installing solar power in Alma Park, the average household could save 14.52% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $124796 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 2.64% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Alma Park is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data
About Alma Park
Alma Park is a small town located in the Riverina region of New South Wales, Australia. The town is surrounded by picturesque landscapes and offers a peaceful and relaxing atmosphere. One of the main attractions of Alma Park is the stunning Lake Urana, which is perfect for fishing, boating, and water sports. The town also has a local pub and a general store for convenience.
Alma Park enjoys a semi-arid climate with hot summers and cool winters. The town experiences an average of 7.5 hours of sunshine per day, making it an ideal location for solar power production. With the right solar panel angle and orientation, residents and businesses in Alma Park can take advantage of the abundant sunshine to generate their own clean and renewable energy. Solar installers in the area can help with the installation of solar panels and provide advice on the best system for each individual property.
By installing solar energy systems in Alma Park, residents and businesses can not only reduce their carbon footprint but also save money on their energy bills. With the increasing cost of electricity, solar power is becoming an increasingly attractive option for many Australians. In addition, the Australian government offers various incentives and rebates for those who install solar energy systems, making it even more affordable. By embracing solar power, Alma Park can become a shining example of a sustainable and environmentally friendly community.