Solar Power Profile - Abbotsford, VIC 3067

More than 234 homes in postcode 3067 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Abbotsford.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 1,758 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 6,321 kWh per day, or 2,307 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 $403,753.875 per year.

Abbotsford and 3067 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 1,914.81 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 15,956,750 km worth of car emissions.


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* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Abbotsford: Melbourne Regional Office - approx. 2.6 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Abbotsford

Jet Solar

100 Cootamundra Drive, 3150

Victoria's highest rated solar installer.

SunGroup Energy

110 Indian Drive, 3173

Power on and save today!

Sleeth Electrical and Solar

26b Peninsula Boulevard, 3198

New Energy Tech Approved Solar Retailer

Grow Energy

325A Bay Road, 3192

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

Community Solar Statistics - Abbotsford, 3067


Abbotsford Demographics

Abbotsford and the postcode of 3067 has a total population of 8334 people, with a median age of 33 years. There are 5408 households in Abbotsford, with an average of 1 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 1.9 with a median income of 2196 per week per household.

About 35% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Abbotsford is $2167/month. By installing solar power in Abbotsford, the average household could save 6.63% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $56993 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 1.51% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Abbotsford is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Abbotsford

Abbotsford is a charming suburb located in the inner-eastern suburbs of Melbourne, Victoria. It is situated just 2.5 km northeast of Melbourne's Central Business District and is bounded by the Yarra River to the south. The suburb is known for its vibrant community, rich history, and stunning parks and gardens.

Abbotsford is an ideal location for solar power due to its high sunshine hours and mild climate. The suburb receives an average of 2,080 hours of sunlight per year, making it an excellent place to install solar panels. With the help of solar installers in Abbotsford, residents can reduce their carbon footprint and save money on their energy bills.

Installing solar energy in Abbotsford is a smart choice for those who want to take advantage of the town's abundant sunshine and reduce their reliance on non-renewable energy sources. Solar power is a clean, renewable energy source that can help reduce greenhouse gas emissions and combat climate change. By investing in solar energy, Abbotsford residents can contribute to a more sustainable future for themselves and their community.

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