Solar Power Profile - Archer, NT 0830

More than 2241 homes in postcode 0830 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Archer, Driver, Durack, Farrar, Gray, Marlow Lagoon, Moulden, Palmerston, Shoal Bay, Woodroffe and Yarrawonga.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 14,754 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 74,493 kWh per day, or 27,190 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $2,107.875 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $4,758,240.375 per year.

Archer and 0830 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 19,033 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 158,608,333 km worth of car emissions.


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Solar Power in Archer

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Archer: Woodroffe - approx. 1.4 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Archer

SEM Group

64 Raphael Road, 0820

Solar power made simple.

Eco Sparks

22 Lewfatt Street, 0828

Solar and Electrical Contractors

E-P-G Solutions

6 Baban Place, 0828

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Northern Renewable Group

Gunn, 0832

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Community Solar Statistics - Archer, 0830


Archer Demographics

Archer and the postcode of 0830 has a total population of 16480 people, with a median age of 33 years. There are 6805 households in Archer, with an average of 0.9 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.7 with a median income of 2027 per week per household.

About 48% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Archer is $1950/month. By installing solar power in Archer, the average household could save 9.01% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $77410 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% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Archer is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Archer

ARCHER NT 0830 is a small town located in the Northern Territory of Australia. The town is known for its beautiful natural scenery, including the nearby mountain ranges of the MacDonnell Ranges and the East MacDonnell Ranges. Visitors to the area can enjoy hiking, camping, and exploring the stunning landscapes.

ARCHER NT 0830 is also an ideal location for solar power production. With an average of over 300 sunny days per year and minimal cloud cover, the town receives an abundance of solar radiation. Solar installers in the area can take advantage of the optimal solar panel angle and orientation to maximize solar yields and minimize shading issues. The town's commitment to renewable energy makes it an attractive location for solar power companies and individuals interested in reducing their carbon footprint.

Installing solar energy in ARCHER NT 0830 can provide numerous benefits. Not only does it reduce reliance on fossil fuels and decrease greenhouse gas emissions, but it can also save homeowners and businesses money on their energy bills. With the abundance of sunshine in the area, solar power is a reliable and cost-effective energy source for the town. Solar installers in the area can help residents and businesses take advantage of these benefits and make the switch to renewable energy.

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