Solar Power Profile - Ancona, VIC 3715

More than 75 homes in postcode 3715 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Ancona, Merton and Woodfield.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 400 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 1,563 kWh per day, or 570 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 $99,836.625 per year.

Ancona and 3715 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 473.1 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 3,942,500 km worth of car emissions.


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Solar Power in Ancona

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Ancona: Bonnie Doon Garage - approx. 8.8 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Ancona

Sunny Boy Electrical Services

Eildon, 3713

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Spot on Sparky

Benalla, 3672

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

A&P Electrics

Euroa, 3666

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

G and H Electrics

Mansfield, 3722

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

Community Solar Statistics - Ancona, 3715


Ancona Demographics

Ancona and the postcode of 3715 has a total population of 331 people, with a median age of 53 years. There are 273 households in Ancona, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.3 with a median income of 1187 per week per household.

About 47% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Ancona is $1500/month. By installing solar power in Ancona, the average household could save 7.45% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $64039 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 2.17% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Ancona is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Ancona

ANCONA VIC 3715 is a charming town located in the northeastern part of Victoria, Australia. The town is situated in the foothills of the Australian Alps, offering breathtaking views of the surrounding mountain ranges. ANCONA is known for its natural beauty and outdoor recreational activities, making it a popular destination for tourists and locals alike.

Some of the town's notable attractions include the ANCONA Nature Reserve, which offers hiking trails, birdwatching opportunities, and stunning views of the surrounding landscape. Visitors can also explore the historic ANCONA Railway Station, which dates back to the early 1900s and has been beautifully preserved.

ANCONA's sunny climate and high levels of solar radiation make it an ideal location for solar power installation. With an average of over 5 hours of sunshine per day, ANCONA has the potential to generate significant amounts of renewable energy. Solar installers in ANCONA can take advantage of the town's optimal solar panel angle and orientation to maximize solar yields and minimize shading issues. Installing solar energy systems in ANCONA can help reduce carbon emissions, lower energy costs, and contribute to a more sustainable future.

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