Solar Power Profile - Alcomie, TAS 7330

More than 487 homes in postcode 7330 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Alcomie, Hunter Island, Robbins Island, Arthur River, Brittons Swamp, Broadmeadows, Christmas Hills, Couta Rocks, Edith Creek, Forest, Irishtown, Lileah, Marrawah, Mella, Mengha, Montagu, Nabageena, Nelson Bay, Redpa, Roger River, Scopus, Scotchtown, Smithton, South Forest, Temma, Three Hummock Island, Togari, Trowutta, West Montagu and Woolnorth.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 3,198 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 10,893 kWh per day, or 3,976 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 $695,790.375 per year.

Alcomie and 7330 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 2,902.48 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 24,187,333 km worth of car emissions.


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* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Alcomie: Irishtown - approx. 3.8 km

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Alcomie Demographics

Alcomie and the postcode of 7330 has a total population of 5951 people, with a median age of 40 years. There are 2919 households in Alcomie, with an average of 0.8 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.4 with a median income of 1292 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 Alcomie is $1083/month. By installing solar power in Alcomie, the average household could save 10.81% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $92921 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 2.09% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Alcomie is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Alcomie

ALCOMIE TAS 7330 is a small town located in the north-western part of Tasmania, Australia. It is situated on the coast of the Bass Strait, offering stunning views of the ocean and nearby islands. The town is known for its peaceful atmosphere and natural beauty, making it a popular destination for tourists and nature enthusiasts. ALCOMIE TAS 7330 is also home to several local landmarks, including the Alcomie Beach and the Rocky Cape National Park.

With an average of 2200 sunshine hours per year, ALCOMIE TAS 7330 has great potential for producing solar power. The optimal angle for solar panels in this area is between 20 and 30 degrees, with a north-facing orientation. However, shading can be an issue in some parts of the town, so it is important to consult with experienced solar installers to ensure maximum solar yields. Installing solar energy systems in ALCOMIE TAS 7330 can help reduce carbon emissions and reliance on non-renewable energy sources, while also providing long-term cost savings for homeowners and businesses.

Overall, ALCOMIE TAS 7330 is a beautiful and sunny location that offers great opportunities for solar power production and installation. By harnessing the power of the sun, residents and businesses in this town can contribute to a more sustainable future while also enjoying the benefits of renewable energy.

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