Solar Power Profile - Aldinga Beach, SA 5173

More than 3380 homes in postcode 5173 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Aldinga Beach, Aldinga, Port Willunga and Silver Sands.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 15,938 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 64,907 kWh per day, or 23,691 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,213.625 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $4,145,934.625 per year.

Aldinga Beach and 5173 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 5,448.93 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 45,407,750 km worth of car emissions.


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* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Aldinga Beach: Aldinga Post Office - approx. 2.5 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Aldinga Beach

Bright Earth Solar

132 Mooringe Avenue, 5037

Leading solar power system installers in South Australia.

Pegasus Solar & Storage

22 Sussex Terrace, 5041

Solar & energy storage.

Venus Energy

109 Grange Road, 5009

Climate and energy solutions.

DQ Electrical

24-28 Port Wakefield Road, 5094

Solar. Domestic. Commercial.

Community Solar Statistics - Aldinga Beach, 5173


Aldinga Beach Demographics

Aldinga Beach and the postcode of 5173 has a total population of 12314 people, with a median age of 40 years. There are 6183 households in Aldinga Beach, with an average of 0.8 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.5 with a median income of 1290 per week per household.

About 58% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Aldinga Beach is $1400/month. By installing solar power in Aldinga Beach, the average household could save 7.22% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $62079 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 1.81% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Aldinga Beach is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Aldinga Beach

ALDINGA SA 5173 is a coastal town located in the southern suburbs of Adelaide, South Australia. The town is known for its stunning beaches, crystal clear waters, and picturesque landscapes. It is a popular tourist destination, attracting visitors from all over the world. The town has a laid-back atmosphere with a range of cafes, restaurants, and shops, making it a perfect place to unwind and relax.

ALDINGA SA 5173 enjoys a Mediterranean climate with long, hot summers and mild winters. The town is blessed with an average of 8 hours of sunshine per day, making it an ideal location for solar power production. With the right solar panel angle and orientation, homeowners and businesses in ALDINGA SA 5173 can benefit from high solar yields and significant savings on their energy bills. Solar installers in the town can help residents to choose the best solar panels and set up their solar systems to maximise their energy production.

The benefits of solar power in ALDINGA SA 5173 are numerous. By installing solar panels, residents and businesses can reduce their carbon footprint and contribute to a cleaner environment. Solar power is a renewable energy source that does not produce harmful emissions, making it a sustainable alternative to traditional fossil fuels. Furthermore, by producing their own energy, residents and businesses can become more self-sufficient and less reliant on the grid. This can help to reduce the risk of power outages and increase energy security.

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