Solar Power Profile - Andrews, SA 5454

More than 78 homes in postcode 5454 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Andrews, Broughton River Valley, Euromina, Hacklins Corner, Mayfield, Spalding and Washpool.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 495 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 2,121 kWh per day, or 774 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,724.625 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $135,478.875 per year.

Andrews and 5454 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 178.02 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 1,483,500 km worth of car emissions.


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Solar Power in Andrews

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Andrews: Geralka - approx. 3.6 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Andrews

O'Dea Solar & Electrical

508 Goyder Highway, 5523

LG Solar Power Specialist & Authorised Solar Partner.

Clewers Solar Solutions

216 Main North Road, 5453

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Allpulse Electrical

Laura, 5480

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

M.R. Electrix (SA)

11 Lennon Street, 5453

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Community Solar Statistics - Andrews, 5454


Andrews Demographics

Andrews and the postcode of 5454 has a total population of 348 people, with a median age of 43 years. There are 178 households in Andrews, with an average of 0.8 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.4 with a median income of 1112 per week per household.

About 61% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Andrews is $704/month. By installing solar power in Andrews, the average household could save 20.41% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $175432 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 2.98% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Andrews is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Andrews

Andrews SA 5454 is a small town located in the Mid North region of South Australia. The town is known for its picturesque landscapes and natural beauty, making it a popular destination for tourists and nature enthusiasts. The town is surrounded by several mountain ranges, including the Mount Remarkable Range and the Flinders Ranges, which offer stunning views and hiking opportunities for visitors.

With an average of over 300 sunny days per year, Andrews SA 5454 is an ideal location for solar power production. The town's sunny climate and lack of shading issues make it a prime location for solar panel installation. Solar power is a clean and renewable energy source that can help reduce carbon emissions and save homeowners money on their energy bills. By installing solar panels in Andrews SA 5454, residents can take advantage of the town's abundant sunshine and contribute to a more sustainable future.

There are several solar installers in the area that can help homeowners design and install a solar panel system that is tailored to their specific needs. These installers can provide expert advice on the optimal solar panel angle and orientation for maximum solar yield, as well as potential shading issues that may affect solar panel performance. By working with a local solar installer, homeowners can ensure that their solar panel system is designed and installed to the highest standards, providing them with reliable and cost-effective energy for years to come.

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