Solar Power Profile - Apple Tree Creek, QLD 4660

More than 2448 homes in postcode 4660 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Apple Tree Creek, Huxley, Isis Central Mill, Kowbi, Lynwood, Abington, Buxton, Cherwell, Childers, Cordalba, Doolbi, Eureka, Farnsfield, Goodwood, Gregory River, Horton, Isis Central, Isis River, Kullogum, North Gregory, North Isis, Promisedland, Redridge, South Isis and Woodgate.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 12,693 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 57,435 kWh per day, or 20,964 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 $3,668,660.625 per year.

Apple Tree Creek and 4660 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 15,303.72 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 127,531,000 km worth of car emissions.


Solar Ranking

Postcode 4660


State Wide


Australia Wide

Solar Power in Apple Tree Creek

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Apple Tree Creek: Apple Tree Creek - approx. 2.9 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Apple Tree Creek

Pulse Electrical

13A Hanbury Street, 4670

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

AC Electrical & Air

Bundaberg, 4670

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

MFI Electrical

Millbank, 4670

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Energy Rich

Burnett Heads, 4670

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Community Solar Statistics - Apple Tree Creek, 4660


Apple Tree Creek Demographics

Apple Tree Creek and the postcode of 4660 has a total population of 7160 people, with a median age of 56 years. There are 3984 households in Apple Tree Creek, with an average of 0.8 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.2 with a median income of 945 per week per household.

About 61% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Apple Tree Creek is $1127/month. By installing solar power in Apple Tree Creek, the average household could save 10.86% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $93352 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 2.99% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Apple Tree Creek is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Apple Tree Creek

Abington is a small town located in the Bundaberg Region of Queensland, Australia. It is situated in a picturesque rural setting, surrounded by rolling hills and lush greenery. The town is known for its peaceful atmosphere and friendly locals, making it an ideal destination for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life.

Abington experiences a warm and sunny climate, with an average of 8 hours of sunshine per day. This makes it an excellent location for solar power, as the high levels of sunlight can be harnessed to generate clean, renewable energy. Solar installers in Abington can take advantage of the town's optimal solar panel angle and orientation, which helps to maximise solar yields and minimise shading issues.

The benefits of solar power in Abington are numerous. By installing solar panels, residents and businesses can reduce their reliance on fossil fuels and lower their carbon footprint. They can also save money on their energy bills, as solar power is a cost-effective alternative to traditional electricity. Additionally, solar power systems require minimal maintenance and have a long lifespan, making them a smart investment for the future.

Nearby Suburbs