Solar Power Profile - Arcadia Vale, NSW 2283

More than 3612 homes in postcode 2283 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Arcadia Vale, Awaba, Balmoral, Blackalls Park, Bolton Point, Buttaba, Carey Bay, Coal Point, Fassifern, Fennell Bay, Fishing Point, Kilaben Bay, Rathmines, Ryhope and Toronto.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 19,277 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 76,210 kWh per day, or 27,817 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,341.375 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $4,867,913.75 per year.

Arcadia Vale and 2283 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 20,306.41 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 169,220,083 km worth of car emissions.


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* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Arcadia Vale: Eraring (payten St) - approx. 4.8 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Arcadia Vale

Freedom Solar & Batteries

Charmhaven, 2263

Making Solar Accessible Since 2014.

Millennium Electrical & Solar

Medowie, 2318

Local Electrician in Port Stephens

Superior Solar

2/10 Enterprise Close, 2250

20 Years Solar Central Coast.

Elite Power Group

Thornton, 2322

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

Community Solar Statistics - Arcadia Vale, 2283


Arcadia Vale Demographics

Arcadia Vale and the postcode of 2283 has a total population of 22843 people, with a median age of 47 years. There are 10097 households in Arcadia Vale, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.4 with a median income of 1441 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 Arcadia Vale is $1748/month. By installing solar power in Arcadia Vale, the average household could save 6.39% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $54954 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 1.79% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Arcadia Vale is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Arcadia Vale

Arcadia Vale is a beautiful suburb located in New South Wales, Australia. It is situated on the western shore of Lake Macquarie and is surrounded by lush greenery and stunning views. The town is known for its peaceful and serene environment, making it a perfect place to relax and unwind. Some of the key features of Arcadia Vale include its close proximity to the lake, which offers a range of water sports and recreational activities, as well as its local shops, cafes, and restaurants.

When it comes to solar power, Arcadia Vale is an ideal location due to its high levels of sunshine throughout the year. The town receives an average of 5.5 hours of sunlight per day, making it a prime location for solar panel installation. Additionally, the town's location on the western shore of Lake Macquarie means that it is less likely to experience shading issues, which can impact solar yields. Solar installers in Arcadia Vale can also take advantage of the town's optimal solar panel angle and orientation to maximise energy production.

By installing solar panels in Arcadia Vale, residents and businesses can benefit from reduced energy bills and a smaller carbon footprint. Solar power is a renewable energy source that can help to reduce reliance on fossil fuels and combat climate change. With the town's high levels of sunshine and ideal location, it is a great place to invest in solar energy and take advantage of the many benefits it offers.

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