Solar Power Profile - Angas Plains, SA 5255

More than 2852 homes in postcode 5255 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Angas Plains, Belvidere, Bletchley, Finniss, Gemmells, Hartley, Highland Valley, Lake Plains, Langhorne Creek, Mount Observation, Mulgundawa, Nalpa, Red Creek, Salem, Sandergrove, Strathalbyn, Tooperang, Willyaroo and Woodchester.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 16,939 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 68,583 kWh per day, or 25,033 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,533 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $4,380,739.125 per year.

Angas Plains and 5255 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 5,757.59 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 47,979,917 km worth of car emissions.


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* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Angas Plains: Navarino - approx. 430 m

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Angas Plains

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 - Angas Plains, 5255


Angas Plains Demographics

Angas Plains and the postcode of 5255 has a total population of 9407 people, with a median age of 47 years. There are 4208 households in Angas Plains, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.5 with a median income of 1364 per week per household.

About 74% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Angas Plains is $1517/month. By installing solar power in Angas Plains, the average household could save 8.42% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $72368 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 2.16% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Angas Plains is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Angas Plains

Angas Plains is a small town located in South Australia, with a population of just over 300 people. The town is situated in a picturesque location, surrounded by rolling hills and farmland. One of the main attractions of Angas Plains is the Angas Plains Estate, a winery that produces high-quality wines. The town also has a community hall, a playground, and a tennis court.

Angas Plains experiences a Mediterranean climate, with hot summers and mild winters. The town has an average of 8.5 hours of sunshine per day, making it an ideal location for solar power. Solar panels should be installed facing north and tilted at an angle of around 30 degrees to maximise their efficiency. While there may be some potential shading issues due to nearby trees or buildings, a reputable solar installer can help to design a system that will minimise these issues.

Installing solar power in Angas Plains can provide numerous benefits, including reducing your electricity bills and your carbon footprint. By generating your own electricity from renewable energy sources, you can also protect yourself from rising electricity prices and contribute to a more sustainable future. With the help of a professional solar installer, you can design a system that is tailored to your specific needs and budget. By choosing a local installer, you can also support the local economy and benefit from their knowledge of the unique conditions in Angas Plains.

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