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Solar Power Profile - Howard Springs, NT 0835

More than 580 homes in postcode 0835 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Howard Springs, Coolalinga and Virginia.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 4,308 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 21,753 kWh per day, or 7,940 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $2,427.25 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $1,389,472.875 per year.

Howard Springs and 0835 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 5,558 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 46,316,667 km worth of car emissions.


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Solar Power in Howard Springs

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Howard Springs: Howard Springs Nature Park - approx. 3.2 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Howard Springs

SEM Group

64 Raphael Road, 0820

Solar power made simple.

MBL Electrical NT

Muirhead, 0810

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Eco Sparks

22 Lewfatt Street, 0828

Solar and Electrical Contractors

E-P-G Solutions

6 Baban Place, 0828

Powering the Northern Territory with reliable energy solutions

Community Solar Statistics - Howard Springs, 0835


Howard Springs Demographics

Howard Springs and the postcode of 0835 has a total population of 2988 people, with a median age of 43 years. There are 1098 households in Howard Springs, with an average of 0.9 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.9 with a median income of 2560 per week per household.

About 74% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Howard Springs is $2388/month. By installing solar power in Howard Springs, the average household could save 8.47% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $72789 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 1.82% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Howard Springs is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Howard Springs

Coolalinga is a small town located in the Northern Territory of Australia, situated approximately 27 km southeast of Darwin. The town is known for its rural charm and laid-back lifestyle, making it a popular destination for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life. Coolalinga is home to a range of features and attractions, including local markets, parks, and community events.

With an average of 300 days of sunshine per year, Coolalinga is an ideal location for solar power. The town's sunny climate and lack of shading issues make it a prime spot for solar panel installation. Solar power is becoming an increasingly popular option for residents of Coolalinga, with many homeowners and businesses opting to install solar panels to reduce their energy bills and carbon footprint.

By harnessing the power of the sun, residents of Coolalinga can benefit from reduced energy costs, increased energy independence, and a reduced impact on the environment. Solar installers in the area can help residents to design and install solar systems that are optimised for the unique climate and conditions of the Northern Territory, ensuring maximum energy yields and long-term savings.

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