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Solar Power Profile - Wetherill Park, NSW 2164

More than 2448 homes in postcode 2164 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Wetherill Park, Wetherill Park Bc, Smithfield, Smithfield West and Woodpark.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 29,303 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 113,057 kWh per day, or 41,266 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $2,938.25 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $7,221,515.875 per year.

Wetherill Park and 2164 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 30,124.18 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 251,034,833 km worth of car emissions.


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Solar Power in Wetherill Park

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Wetherill Park: Prospect Reservoir - approx. 3.4 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Wetherill Park

Propower Solar

Sydney, 2000

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.


Unit 18/ 152 Old Bathurst Road, 2750

Solar made easy.


9/252 Allambie Road, 2100

Smart Solar Systems for Homes & Business.

Banana Solar

6/2 Bishop Street, 2044

100% Australian owned and operated.

Community Solar Statistics - Wetherill Park, 2164


Wetherill Park Demographics

Wetherill Park and the postcode of 2164 has a total population of 20339 people, with a median age of 38 years. There are 6823 households in Wetherill Park, with an average of 1 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 3.1 with a median income of 1401 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 Wetherill Park is $2167/month. By installing solar power in Wetherill Park, the average household could save 11.3% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $97100 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 4.03% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Wetherill Park is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Wetherill Park

Smithfield is a suburb in the western part of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. It is located 30 kilometers west of the central business district and is part of the Greater Western Sydney region. The suburb is known for its diverse community, with a mix of residential, commercial, and industrial areas. It is home to a number of parks and reserves, including Brenan Park, which has a playground, picnic facilities, and a walking track. Other attractions in the area include the Smithfield Shopping Centre, which has a range of shops and restaurants, and the Fairfield City Museum and Gallery, which showcases the history and culture of the region.

Smithfield has a warm and temperate climate, with an average temperature of 18.4°C. The suburb receives an average of 4.8 hours of sunshine per day, which makes it an ideal location for solar power. Solar panels should be installed facing north at an angle of 30-35 degrees to maximize their efficiency. There are some potential shading issues in the area, particularly in the industrial areas, but these can be mitigated with careful planning and design. With its abundant sunshine and favorable climate, Smithfield is a great place for homeowners and businesses to invest in solar energy.

Installing solar panels in Smithfield can provide a range of benefits, including lower energy bills, reduced carbon emissions, and increased property values. Solar power is a clean and renewable energy source that can help to reduce our reliance on fossil fuels and combat climate change. There are a number of reputable solar installers in the area who can help homeowners and businesses to design and install solar power systems that meet their specific needs. By investing in solar energy, residents of Smithfield can take advantage of the region's abundant sunshine and contribute to a more sustainable future.

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