Solar Power Profile - Anderson, VIC 3995

More than 2161 homes in postcode 3995 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Anderson, Archies Creek, Cape Paterson, Harmers Haven, Hicksborough, Kilcunda, Lance Creek, North Wonthaggi, Powlett River, South Dudley, St Clair, Wattle Bank, Wonthaggi and Woolamai.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 11,630 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 41,825 kWh per day, or 15,266 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,213.625 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $2,671,571.875 per year.

Anderson and 3995 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 12,670.78 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 105,589,833 km worth of car emissions.


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Solar Power in Anderson

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Anderson: Bass - approx. 4.6 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Anderson

Variety Solar

13a Smith Street, 3820

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

Island Energy

64 Genista Street, 3925

LG Solar Power Specialist & Authorised Solar Partner.

Advanced Electrical & Solar

Koo Wee Rup, 3981

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

Switchwise Electrical Contractors

Mount Eliza, 3930

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Community Solar Statistics - Anderson, 3995


Anderson Demographics

Anderson and the postcode of 3995 has a total population of 10675 people, with a median age of 50 years. There are 6209 households in Anderson, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.2 with a median income of 1034 per week per household.

About 57% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Anderson is $1300/month. By installing solar power in Anderson, the average household could save 7.78% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $66854 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 2.26% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Anderson is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Anderson

Anderson is a small town located in Victoria, Australia. It is situated in the Shire of South Gippsland and is surrounded by beautiful natural scenery. The town has a rich history and is home to several historic buildings and landmarks that attract visitors from all over the world. Some of the popular attractions in the area include the Great Southern Rail Trail, the Anderson Railway Museum, and the Tarwin River.

Anderson enjoys a temperate climate with warm summers and cool winters. The town receives a good amount of sunshine throughout the year, making it an ideal location for solar power generation. With the right solar panel angle and orientation, homeowners and businesses in Anderson can harness the power of the sun to reduce their energy bills and carbon footprint. Solar installers in the area can help residents choose the right solar panels and install them for optimal performance.

The benefits of solar power in Anderson are numerous. Not only does it help reduce energy costs, but it also helps reduce greenhouse gas emissions and dependence on non-renewable energy sources. By investing in solar power, residents of Anderson can contribute to a cleaner and more sustainable future. With the help of experienced solar installers, homeowners and businesses can take advantage of the abundant sunshine in the area and enjoy the benefits of solar power for years to come.

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