Solar Power Profile - Alawoona, SA 5311
More than 70 homes in postcode 5311 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Alawoona, Billiatt, Bugle Hut, Maggea, Malpas, Meribah, Paruna, Schell Well, Taldra, Taplan, Veitch, Woodleigh and Wunkar.
In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 340 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 1,467 kWh per day, or 535 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,341.375 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $93,704.625 per year.
Alawoona and 5311 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 123.05 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 1,025,417 km worth of car emissions.
Solar Power in Alawoona
* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Alawoona: Alawoona - approx. 9.1 km
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Community Solar Statistics - Alawoona, 5311
Alawoona and the postcode of 5311 has a total population of 343 people, with a median age of 49 years. There are 188 households in Alawoona, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.3 with a median income of 1097 per week per household.
About 62% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Alawoona is $650/month. By installing solar power in Alawoona, the average household could save 17.2% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $147783 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 2.35% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Alawoona is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data
Alawoona is a small town located in the Southern Australian state of South Australia. The town is situated in the rural area of the Loxton Waikerie Council and is known for its rich agricultural land and stunning natural beauty. The town is surrounded by picturesque landscapes, including the Murray River and the Murray Mallee region. Visitors can explore the town's rich history by visiting the Alawoona Heritage Trail or take a scenic drive to the nearby Mount Lofty Ranges.
Alawoona experiences a semi-arid climate with hot summers and cool winters. The town receives an average of 8 hours of sunshine per day, making it an ideal location for solar power production. With the increasing demand for renewable energy sources, solar power has become a popular choice for residents and businesses in Alawoona. Solar installers in the area can help residents and businesses install solar panels at an optimal angle and orientation to maximize solar yields and minimize shading issues.
The benefits of solar power in Alawoona are numerous. Not only does it provide a clean and renewable source of energy, but it also helps to reduce electricity bills and decrease carbon emissions. With the abundance of sunshine in Alawoona, solar power is a viable and sustainable option for the town's energy needs. Whether you're a homeowner or a business owner, investing in solar power can provide long-term financial and environmental benefits for the community.