Solar Power Profile - Apsley, NSW 2820

More than 1088 homes in postcode 2820 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Apsley, North Yeoval, Arthurville, Bakers Swamp, Bodangora, Comobella, Curra Creek, Dripstone, Farnham, Gollan, Lake Burrendong, Maryvale, Medway, Montefiores, Mookerawa, Mount Aquila, Mount Arthur, Mumbil, Nanima, Neurea, Spicers Creek, Stuart Town, Suntop, Walmer, Wellington, Wuuluman and Yarragal.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 6,315 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 27,675 kWh per day, or 10,101 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,596.875 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $1,767,740.625 per year.

Apsley and 2820 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 7,373.73 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 61,447,750 km worth of car emissions.


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Solar Power in Apsley

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Apsley: Wellington (d&j Rural) - approx. 4.8 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Apsley

NSW Country Solar

29 Lee Street, 2820

Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers

DTE Electrical & Data

Dubbo, 2830

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Redfern Power Solutions

66 Lee Street, 2820

LG Solar Power Specialist & Authorised Solar Partner.

Orana Energy Systems

100a Talbragar Street, 2830

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Community Solar Statistics - Apsley, 2820


Apsley Demographics

Apsley and the postcode of 2820 has a total population of 5772 people, with a median age of 41 years. There are 2853 households in Apsley, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.3 with a median income of 1122 per week per household.

About 57% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Apsley is $1083/month. By installing solar power in Apsley, the average household could save 12.29% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $105592 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 2.74% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Apsley is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Apsley

Apsley is a charming town located in the western region of New South Wales, Australia. It is situated in the Walgett Shire local government area and is approximately 600km northwest of Sydney. The town is known for its rich agricultural land, stunning natural scenery, and friendly locals. Apsley is also an ideal location for solar power as it receives an average of 8 hours of sunshine per day, making it an excellent place for solar panel installation.

One of the town's main attractions is the Apsley Falls, which is a series of waterfalls that cascade over the rugged rocks of the Macquarie River. Visitors can take a scenic walk to the falls and enjoy the breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape. Another popular attraction is the Mount Kaputar National Park, which is home to a diverse range of flora and fauna, including several rare and endangered species.

With its abundant sunshine and clear skies, Apsley is an ideal location for solar power. Solar panels installed in the town can generate a significant amount of electricity, which can be used to power homes and businesses. Solar power is a renewable source of energy that is environmentally friendly and can help reduce greenhouse gas emissions. By installing solar panels, residents of Apsley can also reduce their energy bills and save money in the long run. Solar installers in the town can help residents choose the right type of solar panels and install them at the optimal angle and orientation to maximise solar yields.

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