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Solar Power Profile - Alstonvale, NSW 2477

More than 3496 homes in postcode 2477 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Alstonvale, Alstonville, Bagotville, Cabbage Tree Island, Dalwood, East Wardell, Goat Island, Lynwood, Meerschaum Vale, Pearces Creek, Rous, Rous Mill, Tuckombil, Uralba, Wardell and Wollongbar.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 18,838 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 79,411 kWh per day, or 28,985 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 $5,072,377.625 per year.

Alstonvale and 2477 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 21,159.05 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 176,325,417 km worth of car emissions.


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* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Alstonvale: Wollongbar (central Park Drive) - approx. 3.2 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Alstonvale

Juno Energy

20/1 Porter Street, 2481

100% Australian Owned & Operated

Northern Rivers Solar & Electrical

15 Spurfield Road, 2480

Northern Rivers solar & electrical.

Salisbury Solar & Electrical

Byron bay, 2481

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

Stralis Energy

6 Broadwater Place, 2478

Powering your property with renewable energy

Community Solar Statistics - Alstonvale, 2477


Alstonvale Demographics

Alstonvale and the postcode of 2477 has a total population of 12236 people, with a median age of 47 years. There are 5295 households in Alstonvale, with an average of 0.8 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.4 with a median income of 1451 per week per household.

About 68% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Alstonvale is $1733/month. By installing solar power in Alstonvale, the average household could save 7.06% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $60708 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 1.95% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Alstonvale is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Alstonvale

Alstonvale is a small town located in the Northern Rivers region of New South Wales, Australia. It is situated just a few kilometers west of the popular tourist destination of Ballina and is known for its picturesque countryside and peaceful way of life. The town is surrounded by lush green hills and is home to several beautiful parks and nature reserves, making it an ideal location for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers.

With an average of 240 sunny days per year, Alstonvale is a great location for solar power. The optimal angle for solar panels in this area is around 30 degrees, facing north. However, shading can be an issue, so it's important to work with experienced solar installers who can help you find the best location for your panels. With the right setup, you can expect to generate a significant amount of renewable energy, reducing your dependence on traditional power sources and helping to protect the environment.

Some of the top attractions in Alstonvale include the nearby Ballina Naval and Maritime Museum, the Big Prawn, and the stunning Lennox Head Beach. Whether you're interested in history, nature, or just soaking up the sun, there's something for everyone in this charming little town. And with solar power becoming more accessible and affordable than ever before, there's never been a better time to invest in renewable energy and start enjoying all the benefits it has to offer.

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