Solar Power Profile - Allenby Gardens, SA 5009

More than 1036 homes in postcode 5009 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Allenby Gardens, Beverley and Kilkenny.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 7,314 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 30,136 kWh per day, or 11,000 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,852.375 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $1,924,937 per year.

Allenby Gardens and 5009 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 2,530 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 21,083,333 km worth of car emissions.


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* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Allenby Gardens: Adelaide (west Terrace / Ngayirdapira) - approx. 3.5 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Allenby Gardens

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.

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Allenby Gardens Demographics

Allenby Gardens and the postcode of 5009 has a total population of 5258 people, with a median age of 38 years. There are 2268 households in Allenby Gardens, with an average of 0.8 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.4 with a median income of 1561 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 Allenby Gardens is $1700/month. By installing solar power in Allenby Gardens, the average household could save 9.08% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $78031 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 2.28% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Allenby Gardens is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Allenby Gardens

Allenby Gardens is a suburb located in the western part of Adelaide, South Australia. The suburb is situated between the suburbs of Beverley, Kilkenny, Woodville Park, and Findon. Allenby Gardens is known for its quiet residential streets, parks, and proximity to the city center. The suburb has a mix of old and new houses, with many homes being renovated or rebuilt in recent years. The area is also home to several schools, shops, and restaurants, making it a convenient place to live.

With an average of 7.5 hours of sunshine per day, Allenby Gardens is a great location for solar power. Solar panels installed in this area can produce a significant amount of energy throughout the year. The optimal solar panel angle for Allenby Gardens is between 25 and 35 degrees, facing north. However, shading can be an issue in some parts of the suburb, so it's important to have a professional solar installer assess your property before installation. Despite this, many homes in the area have already installed solar panels and are reaping the benefits of renewable energy.

By installing solar panels in Allenby Gardens, homeowners can reduce their electricity bills and decrease their carbon footprint. Solar power is a clean and renewable energy source that can help combat climate change. In addition, the Australian government offers incentives for homeowners who install solar panels, such as the Small-scale Renewable Energy Scheme (SRES) and the Feed-in Tariff (FiT). With the help of experienced solar installers in Allenby Gardens, homeowners can take advantage of these incentives and start producing their own clean energy.

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