Solar Power Profile - Agnes Water, QLD 4677
More than 1114 homes in postcode 4677 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Agnes Water, Colosseum, Captain Creek, Eurimbula, Miriam Vale, Mount Tom, Round Hill and Seventeen Seventy.
In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 5,898 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 27,392 kWh per day, or 9,998 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 $1,749,664 per year.
Agnes Water and 4677 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 7,298.54 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 60,821,167 km worth of car emissions.
Solar Power in Agnes Water
* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Agnes Water: Seventeen Seventy - approx. 6.4 km
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Agnes Water Demographics
Agnes Water and the postcode of 4677 has a total population of 3529 people, with a median age of 50 years. There are 2270 households in Agnes Water, with an average of 0.9 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.3 with a median income of 1072 per week per household.
About 51% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Agnes Water is $1493/month. By installing solar power in Agnes Water, the average household could save 8.91% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $76595 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 2.86% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Agnes Water is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data
About Agnes Water
Agnes Water is a picturesque coastal town located in the Gladstone Region of Queensland, Australia. It is situated approximately 80 kilometres south-east of Gladstone and is known for its stunning beaches, crystal-clear waters, and laid-back lifestyle. The town is surrounded by natural beauty, including the Deepwater National Park and the Eurimbula National Park, which offer visitors the opportunity to explore the region's diverse flora and fauna.
With an average of 300 sunny days per year, Agnes Water is an ideal location for solar power. The town's location in Queensland's subtropical climate zone means that it receives plenty of sunshine, making it an excellent place for solar panel installation. Solar installers in Agnes Water can take advantage of the town's optimal solar panel angle and orientation to maximise solar yields and minimise shading issues.
Installing solar energy in Agnes Water not only helps to reduce carbon emissions and protect the environment but also provides significant cost savings for homeowners and businesses. By producing their own renewable energy, residents and businesses can reduce their reliance on the grid and lower their electricity bills. With the rising cost of electricity, solar power is becoming an increasingly popular choice for those looking to save money and reduce their carbon footprint.