Solar Power Profile - Antigua, QLD 4650

More than 7161 homes in postcode 4650 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Antigua, Aubinville, Baddow, Big Tuan, Glendorf, Hillcrest Heights, Little Tuan, Maryborough Dc, Aldershot, Bauple, Bauple Forest, Beaver Rock, Bidwill, Boonooroo, Boonooroo Plains, Duckinwilla, Dundathu, Dunmora, Ferney, Glenorchy, Gootchie, Grahams Creek, Granville, Gundiah, Island Plantation, Maaroom, Magnolia, Maryborough, Maryborough West, Mount Steadman, Mount Urah, Mungar, Netherby, Oakhurst, Owanyilla, Pallas Street Maryborough, Pilerwa, Pioneers Rest, Poona, Prawle, St Helens, St Mary, Talegalla Weir, Tandora, Teddington, The Dimonds, Thinoomba, Tiaro, Tinana, Tinana South, Tinnanbar, Tuan, Tuan Forest, Walkers Point, Yengarie and Yerra.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 36,200 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 162,942 kWh per day, or 59,474 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,469.125 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $10,407,920.25 per year.

Antigua and 4650 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 43,416.02 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 361,800,167 km worth of car emissions.


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Postcode 4650


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Solar Power in Antigua

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Antigua: Mungar Junction - approx. 2.6 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Antigua

Woodvale Property & Electrical Services

Theebine, 4570

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Solargain Hervey Bay

8-10 Boat Harbour Drive, 4655

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

Elevate Solar and Energy Solutions

17 Liuzzi Street, 4655

Make the switch to a more sustainable, affordable lifestyle.

Tanners Electrical Refrigeration & Air Conditioning

76 Adelaide Street, 4650

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Community Solar Statistics - Antigua, 4650


Antigua Demographics

Antigua and the postcode of 4650 has a total population of 31346 people, with a median age of 49 years. There are 15222 households in Antigua, with an average of 0.8 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.3 with a median income of 1035 per week per household.

About 65% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Antigua is $1150/month. By installing solar power in Antigua, the average household could save 10.65% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $91485 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 2.73% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Antigua is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Antigua

Located in Queensland, Australia, Aldershot is a small town that boasts a range of natural attractions and features. The town is situated in the picturesque Maryborough hinterland, surrounded by rolling hills and stunning views. One of the most popular attractions in Aldershot is the Wongi State Forest, which offers visitors the chance to explore the local flora and fauna, as well as enjoy a range of outdoor activities such as hiking, camping, and birdwatching. Other notable attractions in the area include the Aldershot Heritage Park, which celebrates the town's rich history, and the nearby Burrum Coast National Park, which is home to a range of rare and endangered species.

With its sunny climate and high levels of solar irradiation, Aldershot is an ideal location for solar power. The town enjoys an average of 6.5 hours of sunshine per day, making it an excellent location for solar panel installation. Solar installers in Aldershot can take advantage of the town's optimal solar panel angle and orientation to maximize solar yields and reduce shading issues. Additionally, with the rising cost of electricity and the increasing demand for renewable energy, solar power is becoming an increasingly popular choice for homeowners and businesses in Aldershot.

Overall, Aldershot is a great location for solar power, with its sunny climate, natural attractions, and range of outdoor activities. Whether you're a homeowner looking to reduce your energy bills or a business owner looking to invest in renewable energy, Aldershot has everything you need to make the most of solar power. With the help of experienced solar installers in the area, you can enjoy all the benefits of solar power while also contributing to a more sustainable future.

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