Solar Power Profile - Anakie, VIC 3213

More than 547 homes in postcode 3213 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Anakie, Batesford, Moorabool and Lovely Banks.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 3,975 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 14,202 kWh per day, or 5,184 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,660.75 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $907,152.75 per year.

Anakie and 3213 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 4,302.72 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 35,856,000 km worth of car emissions.


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Solar Power in Anakie

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Anakie: Anakie - approx. 4.2 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Anakie

Ballarat Solar & Electrical

14 Icon Drive, 3356

Solar power specialists for the Ballarat region.

Cerium Energy

25/2 Fastline Road, 3029

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

Ballarat Solar Company

Shed 12/102 Fussell Street, 3350

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

Gedlec Energy

6/220-238 Maidstone St, 3018

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

Community Solar Statistics - Anakie, 3213


Anakie Demographics

Anakie and the postcode of 3213 has a total population of 4517 people, with a median age of 39 years. There are 1615 households in Anakie, with an average of 0.8 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 3 with a median income of 2141 per week per household.

About 83% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Anakie is $1897/month. By installing solar power in Anakie, the average household could save 7.3% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $62694 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 1.49% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Anakie is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Anakie

ANAKIE VIC 3213 is a small town located in the Australian state of Victoria. It is situated in the heart of the Brisbane Ranges, surrounded by beautiful natural scenery and wildlife. One of the main attractions of the town is the Anakie Gorge, which offers visitors the opportunity to explore the stunning rock formations and waterfalls.

With its location in a region that receives plenty of sunshine throughout the year, ANAKIE VIC 3213 is an ideal location for solar power. The town has an average of 5.5 hours of sunshine per day, making it a great place to install solar panels. Solar installers in the area can take advantage of the optimal solar panel angle and orientation to maximise solar yields. While there may be some potential shading issues, these can be mitigated by careful placement of the panels.

Investing in solar power in ANAKIE VIC 3213 has many benefits, including reducing reliance on non-renewable energy sources and lowering electricity bills. By harnessing the power of the sun, residents and businesses in the town can take a step towards a more sustainable future. Additionally, the Australian government offers incentives for installing solar energy systems, making it an even more attractive option for those looking to make the switch to renewable energy.

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