Solar Power Profile - Anglesea, VIC 3230

More than 712 homes in postcode 3230 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Anglesea.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 3,787 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 13,619 kWh per day, or 4,971 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 $869,913.625 per year.

Anglesea and 3230 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 4,125.93 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 34,382,750 km worth of car emissions.


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Solar Power in Anglesea

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

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Anglesea

Evo Solar

5 Whyte Court, 3220

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Winki Solar

61 Alleyne Avenue, 3228

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Geelong Solar

27 Nobility Street, 3224

LG Solar Power Specialist & Authorised Solar Partner.

Velocity Solar

14 Wilray Street, 3216

LG Solar Power Specialist & Authorised Solar Partner.

Community Solar Statistics - Anglesea, 3230


Anglesea Demographics

Anglesea and the postcode of 3230 has a total population of 2799 people, with a median age of 54 years. There are 2804 households in Anglesea, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.2 with a median income of 1701 per week per household.

About 34% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Anglesea is $2167/month. By installing solar power in Anglesea, the average household could save 4.67% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $40106 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 1.37% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Anglesea is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Anglesea

Anglesea is a coastal town located in Victoria, Australia. It is situated on the Great Ocean Road and is known for its beautiful beaches, scenic views, and rich wildlife. The town is surrounded by several natural landmarks, including the Anglesea Heath, which is home to a variety of flora and fauna, and the Anglesea River, which is a popular spot for fishing and boating.

With an average of 2,200 hours of sunshine per year, Anglesea is an ideal location for solar power. The optimal angle for solar panels in Anglesea is between 20 and 30 degrees, and the best orientation is north-facing. While shading can be an issue in some areas, a reputable solar installer can help design a system that maximizes solar yields.

By installing solar energy systems in Anglesea, residents and businesses can take advantage of the town's abundant sunshine to generate their own clean, renewable energy. This not only helps reduce their carbon footprint but can also result in significant cost savings over time. With a growing number of solar installers in the area, it's easier than ever for Anglesea residents to make the switch to solar power.

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