Solar Power Profile - Amaroo, NSW 2866

More than 507 homes in postcode 2866 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Amaroo, The Shades, Warnecliffe, Boomey, Cundumbul, Euchareena, Garra, Larras Lee and Molong.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 3,398 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 14,649 kWh per day, or 5,347 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,852.375 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $935,704.875 per year.

Amaroo and 2866 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 3,903.31 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 32,527,583 km worth of car emissions.


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Solar Power in Amaroo

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Amaroo: Molong Post Office - approx. 8.1 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Amaroo

Solarco & Climate King

12 Peisley Street, 2800

LG Solar Power Specialist & Authorised Solar Partner.

Orange Electrical Works

4 Barrett Court, 2800

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Dynamic Solar

4602 Mitchell Highway, 2800

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Solarco Central West

12 Peisley Street, 2800

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Community Solar Statistics - Amaroo, 2866


Amaroo Demographics

Amaroo and the postcode of 2866 has a total population of 2810 people, with a median age of 42 years. There are 1272 households in Amaroo, with an average of 0.8 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.5 with a median income of 1397 per week per household.

About 66% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Amaroo is $1621/month. By installing solar power in Amaroo, the average household could save 9.52% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $81834 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 2.55% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Amaroo is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Amaroo

AMAROO NSW 2866 is a small town located in the Central West region of New South Wales, Australia. The town is situated in a picturesque location surrounded by rolling hills and lush greenery, making it an ideal destination for nature lovers. The town is home to a number of attractions, including the Amaroo Dam, which is a popular spot for fishing and boating. Other attractions include the Amaroo Golf Club, which offers stunning views of the surrounding countryside, and the Amaroo Heritage Trail, which takes visitors on a journey through the town's rich history.

AMAROO NSW 2866 is blessed with abundant sunshine, with an average of 7 hours of sunlight per day. This makes it an ideal location for solar power production and installation. The optimal angle for solar panels in AMAROO is between 20 and 30 degrees, with a north-facing orientation. However, shading can be an issue in some areas, so it is important to consult with a qualified solar installer to ensure maximum solar yields. With the increasing demand for renewable energy sources, solar power is becoming an attractive option for homeowners and businesses in AMAROO and surrounding areas.

Installing solar panels in AMAROO offers a number of benefits, including reduced electricity bills, lower carbon footprint, and increased property value. With the help of experienced solar installers, homeowners and businesses can take advantage of the abundant sunshine to produce clean and renewable energy. Solar power is a sustainable and cost-effective alternative to traditional energy sources, and can help to reduce reliance on fossil fuels. By investing in solar power, residents of AMAROO can contribute to a cleaner and more sustainable future for themselves and their community.

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