Solar Power Profile - Alma, VIC 3465

More than 1762 homes in postcode 3465 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Alma, Adelaide Lead, Bowenvale, Bung Bong, Cotswold, Craigie, Daisy Hill, Flagstaff, Golden Point, Havelock, Homebush, Majorca, Maryborough, Moolort, Moonlight Flat, Natte Yallock, Rathscar, Rathscar West, Rodborough, Simson, Timor, Timor West and Wareek.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 9,850 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 38,943 kWh per day, or 14,214 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 $2,487,484.125 per year.

Alma and 3465 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 11,797.62 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 98,313,500 km worth of car emissions.


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* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Alma: Maryborough - approx. 5.8 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Alma

Mark Edmondson Electrical Services

Craigie, 3465

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

McNabb Electrical Refrigeration and Air Conditioning

Maryborough, 3465

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

KC Solar

114 Nelson Street, 3465

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

JBE Solar and Electrical

Daylesford, 3460

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

Community Solar Statistics - Alma, 3465


Alma Demographics

Alma and the postcode of 3465 has a total population of 9275 people, with a median age of 51 years. There are 4839 households in Alma, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.1 with a median income of 911 per week per household.

About 64% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Alma is $1070/month. By installing solar power in Alma, the average household could save 10.94% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $94050 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 2.97% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Alma is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Alma

ADELAIDE LEAD VIC 3465 is a small town located in the state of Victoria, Australia. It is situated in the heart of the Goldfields region, surrounded by beautiful natural landscapes, including the Pyrenees mountain range and the Avoca River. The town is known for its rich history, with many heritage buildings and sites to explore.

With its sunny climate and long daylight hours, ADELAIDE LEAD is an ideal location for solar power. The town receives an average of 5.5 hours of sunshine per day, making it a prime spot for solar panel installation. Solar power is a clean and renewable energy source that can help reduce carbon emissions and save money on energy bills. There are many local solar installers in ADELAIDE LEAD who can provide expert advice on the best solar panel angle and orientation for maximum solar yield.

Some of the popular attractions in ADELAIDE LEAD include the Avoca Chinese Gardens, which feature traditional Chinese architecture and beautiful gardens. The town also has a number of historic sites, including the Adelaide Lead Schoolhouse and the Adelaide Lead Cemetery. Visitors can also enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking, fishing, and camping in the nearby Pyrenees mountain range.

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