Solar Power Profile - Aire Valley, VIC 3237

More than 42 homes in postcode 3237 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Aire Valley, Ferguson, Beech Forest, Gellibrand Lower, Wattle Hill, Weeaproinah, Wyelangta and Yuulong.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 401 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 1,326 kWh per day, or 484 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $2,044 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $84,698.25 per year.

Aire Valley and 3237 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 401.72 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 3,347,667 km worth of car emissions.


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Solar Power in Aire Valley

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Aire Valley: Weeaproinah - approx. 7.8 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Aire Valley

CW Electrical

50 Victoria Street, 3266

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Corsa Electrics

9 Gallipoli Parade, 3233

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Moran and Bamford Electrical

1 Douglas Street, 3250

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

Smart Sparkz Electrical

Elliminyt, 3250

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Community Solar Statistics - Aire Valley, 3237


Aire Valley Demographics

Aire Valley and the postcode of 3237 has a total population of 211 people, with a median age of 51 years. There are 163 households in Aire Valley, with an average of 0.8 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2 with a median income of 900 per week per household.

About 53% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Aire Valley is $1000/month. By installing solar power in Aire Valley, the average household could save 17.03% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $146376 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 4.37% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Aire Valley is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Aire Valley

Aire Valley is a charming town located in Victoria, Australia. It is known for its picturesque landscapes, lush greenery and serene environment. The town is surrounded by several mountain ranges including the Great Dividing Range, the Victorian Alps and the Strathbogie Ranges, making it an ideal destination for nature lovers and adventure enthusiasts.

When it comes to solar power, Aire Valley is a great location due to its high sunshine hours and optimal solar panel orientation. The town receives an average of 5.5 hours of sunlight per day, which is perfect for producing solar energy. Additionally, the town is relatively free from shading issues, making it easier to install solar panels without any obstructions. With the help of reliable solar installers, residents and businesses in Aire Valley can easily switch to renewable energy and enjoy the benefits of reduced energy bills and a cleaner environment.

Installing solar panels in Aire Valley can also help in reducing the carbon footprint of the town, making it a more sustainable and eco-friendly place to live. By harnessing the power of the sun, residents can contribute towards a greener future and help in mitigating the effects of climate change. Moreover, solar power can also increase the value of properties in Aire Valley, making it a wise investment for homeowners and businesses alike.

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