Solar Power Profile - Anglers Rest, VIC 3898

More than 141 homes in postcode 3898 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Anglers Rest, Bingo, Bingo Munjie, Bundara, Cassilis, Cobungra, Dinner Plain, Glen Valley, Glen Wills, Hinnomunjie, Omeo, Omeo Valley and Shannonvale.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 828 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 3,116 kWh per day, or 1,137 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 $199,034.5 per year.

Anglers Rest and 3898 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 943.71 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 7,864,250 km worth of car emissions.


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* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Anglers Rest: Bundarrah Valley - approx. 6.3 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Anglers Rest

TMN Electrical

Porepunkah, 3740

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

MBK Electrical

Swifts Creek, 3896

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Friend Electrical

6 Bluegum Court, 3741

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

Borg Power Solutions

Falls Creek, 3699

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Community Solar Statistics - Anglers Rest, 3898


Anglers Rest Demographics

Anglers Rest and the postcode of 3898 has a total population of 544 people, with a median age of 52 years. There are 460 households in Anglers Rest, with an average of 0.8 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.1 with a median income of 1202 per week per household.

About 42% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Anglers Rest is $1196/month. By installing solar power in Anglers Rest, the average household could save 9.79% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $84141 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 2.25% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Anglers Rest is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Anglers Rest

Anglers Rest is a small town located in the East Gippsland region of Victoria, Australia. It is situated in the foothills of the Victorian Alps and is surrounded by beautiful mountain ranges such as the Cobberas and the Davies High Plain. The town is known for its stunning natural beauty and is a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts, particularly those interested in fishing, hiking, and camping.

With an average of 5.5 hours of sunshine per day, Anglers Rest is a great location for solar power. The town experiences a temperate climate with warm summers and cool winters, making it an ideal location for solar panel installation. Solar panels should be installed facing north to maximise sunlight exposure and avoid potential shading issues. With the right solar panel angle and orientation, homeowners and businesses in Anglers Rest can benefit from significant energy savings and reduced reliance on traditional energy sources.

By installing solar panels in Anglers Rest, residents and businesses can take advantage of the many benefits of renewable energy. Solar power is a clean and sustainable energy source that can help reduce greenhouse gas emissions and combat climate change. In addition to the environmental benefits, solar power can also provide significant cost savings over time. With the help of experienced solar installers in the area, residents and businesses in Anglers Rest can make the switch to solar and start enjoying the many benefits of renewable energy.

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