Solar Power Profile - Allendale North, SA 5373

More than 950 homes in postcode 5373 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Allendale North, Bagot Well, Bethel, Fords, Hamilton, Kapunda, Koonunga and St Johns.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 4,899 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 20,535 kWh per day, or 7,495 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,405.25 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $1,311,673.125 per year.

Allendale North and 5373 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 1,723.85 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 14,365,417 km worth of car emissions.


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Solar Power in Allendale North

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Allendale North: Kapunda - approx. 6.9 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Allendale North

Town & Country Solar

68A Adelaide Road, 5118

When the truth matters & quality counts.

Innovate Air & Electrical

71 Broadacres Drive, 5121

LG Solar Power Specialist & Authorised Solar Partner.

On-Point Energy Solutions

South Australia, 5113

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Lower North Electrical

Balaklava, 5461

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Community Solar Statistics - Allendale North, 5373


Allendale North Demographics

Allendale North and the postcode of 5373 has a total population of 3219 people, with a median age of 49 years. There are 1559 households in Allendale North, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.3 with a median income of 1202 per week per household.

About 72% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Allendale North is $1152/month. By installing solar power in Allendale North, the average household could save 10.17% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $87355 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 2.25% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Allendale North is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Allendale North

Allendale North is a small town located in the Mid North region of South Australia, with a population of just over 200 people. The town is situated in a picturesque valley surrounded by rolling hills and farmland, providing a peaceful and tranquil environment for residents and visitors alike. The town is home to several historic buildings, including the Allendale East Schoolhouse, which has been converted into a museum.

With an average of over 300 sunny days per year, Allendale North is an ideal location for solar power. The town receives plenty of sunshine throughout the year, with the summer months providing the most intense sunlight. Solar panels installed in Allendale North can produce high yields of electricity, making it an attractive option for homeowners and businesses looking to reduce their energy bills and carbon footprint.

By installing solar panels in Allendale North, residents and businesses can benefit from lower energy bills, reduced reliance on the grid, and a cleaner environment. Solar power is a renewable energy source that produces no greenhouse gas emissions, making it an environmentally friendly choice. Additionally, installing solar panels can increase the value of a property and provide a reliable source of electricity, even during power outages.

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