Solar Power Profile - Aldgate, SA 5154

More than 614 homes in postcode 5154 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Aldgate.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 3,948 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 15,608 kWh per day, or 5,697 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 $996,961 per year.

Aldgate and 5154 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 1,310.31 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 10,919,250 km worth of car emissions.


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Solar Power in Aldgate

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Aldgate: Aldgate - approx. 626 m

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Aldgate

Bright Earth Solar

132 Mooringe Avenue, 5037

Leading solar power system installers in South Australia.

Generate Energy

23 Ween Road, 5095

Providing Adelaide with energy efficiency solutions.

Pegasus Solar & Storage

22 Sussex Terrace, 5041

Solar & energy storage.

Venus Energy

109 Grange Road, 5009

Climate and energy solutions.

Community Solar Statistics - Aldgate, 5154


Aldgate Demographics

Aldgate and the postcode of 5154 has a total population of 3323 people, with a median age of 45 years. There are 1253 households in Aldgate, with an average of 0.8 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.8 with a median income of 2561 per week per household.

About 88% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Aldgate is $2200/month. By installing solar power in Aldgate, the average household could save 6.05% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $51980 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 1.2% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Aldgate is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Aldgate

ALDGATE SA 5154 is a charming town located in the Adelaide Hills region of South Australia. The town is known for its scenic beauty and is surrounded by picturesque landscapes, including the Mount Lofty Ranges and the Adelaide Hills. The town has a rich history, with many of its buildings dating back to the early 19th century. Visitors can explore the town's many attractions, including the Aldgate Pump Hotel, the Aldgate Village Market, and the Aldgate Valley Nature Walk.

ALDGATE SA 5154 enjoys a Mediterranean climate, with warm summers and mild winters. The town receives plenty of sunshine throughout the year, making it an ideal location for solar power. Solar installers in the area can take advantage of the town's optimal solar panel angle and orientation to maximize solar yields. Shading issues are minimal in the area, making it an ideal location for solar power installations. The town's commitment to renewable energy is evident in its many solar-powered homes and businesses.

Installing solar energy in ALDGATE SA 5154 offers many benefits, including reduced energy costs, lower carbon emissions, and increased energy independence. Solar power is a clean and renewable energy source that can help reduce the town's reliance on fossil fuels. Solar power installations can also increase property values and attract eco-conscious buyers. With its abundant sunshine and commitment to renewable energy, ALDGATE SA 5154 is an ideal location for solar power installations.

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