Solar Power Profile - Anna Bay, NSW 2316
More than 1221 homes in postcode 2316 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Anna Bay, Boat Harbour, Bobs Farm, Fishermans Bay, One Mile and Taylors Beach.
In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 6,782 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 27,133 kWh per day, or 9,904 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,405.25 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $1,733,120.375 per year.
Anna Bay and 2316 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 7,229.92 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 60,249,333 km worth of car emissions.
Solar Power in Anna Bay
* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Anna Bay: Salamander Bay (randall Drive) - approx. 5.1 km
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Community Solar Statistics - Anna Bay, 2316
Anna Bay Demographics
Anna Bay and the postcode of 2316 has a total population of 6114 people, with a median age of 52 years. There are 2982 households in Anna Bay, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.4 with a median income of 1287 per week per household.
About 69% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Anna Bay is $1842/month. By installing solar power in Anna Bay, the average household could save 6.36% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $54633 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 2.1% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Anna Bay is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data
About Anna Bay
Anna Bay is a small coastal town located in the Port Stephens region of New South Wales, Australia. It is situated on the eastern coast of the Tomaree Peninsula, which is known for its stunning beaches and natural beauty. The town is surrounded by a number of national parks, including Tomaree National Park, which features hiking trails, scenic lookouts, and abundant wildlife. Other popular attractions in Anna Bay include the Stockton Sand Dunes, which are the largest moving sand dunes in the southern hemisphere, and the Anna Bay Tavern, a historic pub that has been serving locals and visitors since 1891.
With its sunny climate and long daylight hours, Anna Bay is an ideal location for solar power installations. The town experiences an average of 8 hours of sunshine per day, making it a prime spot for solar energy production. The optimal angle for solar panels in Anna Bay is around 30 degrees, and they should be facing north to maximise their exposure to the sun. While shading can be an issue in some areas, a qualified solar installer can help you find the best location for your panels to ensure maximum solar yields.
By harnessing the power of solar energy, residents of Anna Bay can enjoy a number of benefits, including reduced energy bills, increased energy independence, and a smaller carbon footprint. Solar power is a clean and renewable energy source that can help to reduce our reliance on fossil fuels and combat climate change. If you're interested in installing solar panels in Anna Bay, there are a number of qualified solar installers in the area who can help you get started.