Solar Power Profile - Ada, VIC 3833

More than 68 homes in postcode 3833 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Ada, Baw Baw, Baw Baw Village, Gentle Annie, Icy Creek, Loch Valley, Mt Baw Baw, Noojee, Piedmont, Tanjil Bren, Toorongo and Vesper.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 407 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 1,397 kWh per day, or 510 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,341.375 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $89,233.375 per year.

Ada and 3833 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 423.3 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 3,527,500 km worth of car emissions.


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Solar Power in Ada

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Ada: Ezards Old Mill Site - approx. 9.4 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Ada

Eastern Energy Solutions

3 Coolstore Road, 3136

Personalised Solar Installation services for Melb & Eastern Suburbs.

Patel Electrical

33 Sandymount Drive, 3978

Take control of your energy bills.

HDC Electrical & Solar

10 Nester Road, 3139

Professional Electricians and Solar Installers.

AVM Electrical

Mooroolbark Road, 3138

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Community Solar Statistics - Ada, 3833


Ada Demographics

Ada and the postcode of 3833 has a total population of 262 people, with a median age of 56 years. There are 213 households in Ada, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2 with a median income of 954 per week per household.

About 54% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Ada is $1083/month. By installing solar power in Ada, the average household could save 10.32% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $88697 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 2.7% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Ada is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Ada

ADA VIC 3833 is a picturesque town located in the heart of Victoria's high country. Surrounded by the stunning peaks of the Great Dividing Range and nestled in the foothills of the Alpine National Park, ADA offers visitors a unique blend of natural beauty and country charm. The town itself is home to a range of local businesses, including boutique shops, cafes, and restaurants, as well as a number of historic buildings and landmarks.

When it comes to solar power, ADA VIC 3833 is an ideal location. With an average of 5.5 hours of sunshine per day and minimal shading issues, the town boasts excellent solar yields throughout the year. Additionally, the optimal solar panel angle and orientation for ADA is 35 degrees to the north, ensuring maximum energy production. For those interested in installing solar energy systems, there are a number of reputable solar installers operating in the area, offering a range of services and products to suit every need.

Investing in solar power in ADA VIC 3833 not only offers significant environmental benefits, but also financial ones. By harnessing the power of the sun, residents and businesses can significantly reduce their energy bills and even generate income through feed-in tariffs. With the town's abundant sunshine and ideal location, solar power is a smart and sustainable choice for ADA VIC 3833.

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