Solar Power Profile - Apsley, VIC 3319
More than 49 homes in postcode 3319 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Apsley, Benayeo and Bringalbert.
In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 265 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 1,034 kWh per day, or 377 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 $66,046.75 per year.
Apsley and 3319 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 312.91 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 2,607,583 km worth of car emissions.
Solar Power in Apsley
* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Apsley: Apsley (post Office) - approx. 58 m
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Community Solar Statistics - Apsley, 3319
Apsley and the postcode of 3319 has a total population of 339 people, with a median age of 54 years. There are 202 households in Apsley, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.1 with a median income of 1333 per week per household.
About 64% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Apsley is $503/month. By installing solar power in Apsley, the average household could save 22.22% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $190972 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 1.94% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Apsley is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data
Apsley is a small town located in the Western District of Victoria, Australia. It is situated on the Wimmera Highway, approximately 300 kilometres west of Melbourne. The town is known for its rich history, scenic beauty, and friendly locals. One of the main attractions of Apsley is the Apsley Gorge National Park, which offers stunning views of the surrounding mountain ranges. Other popular attractions include the Apsley River, which is great for fishing and swimming, and the local historical museum.
The weather in Apsley is generally mild, with warm summers and cool winters. The town receives an average of 2,200 hours of sunshine per year, making it an ideal location for solar power. Solar installers in Apsley can take advantage of the town's optimal solar panel angle and orientation, which can help to maximise solar yields. While there may be some shading issues to consider, overall the weather conditions in Apsley are favourable for producing solar power.
Installing solar energy in Apsley can provide a range of benefits, both for the environment and for homeowners. By using renewable energy sources like solar power, residents of Apsley can reduce their carbon footprint and help to combat climate change. Additionally, installing solar panels can help to reduce energy bills and provide a reliable source of power, even during blackouts or other emergencies. With its abundant sunshine and favourable weather conditions, Apsley is an excellent location for solar power, and residents can benefit from the many advantages that come with using renewable energy sources.