Solar Power Profile - Archdale, VIC 3475
More than 88 homes in postcode 3475 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Archdale, Archdale Junction, Bealiba, Burkes Flat, Cochranes Creek, Emu and Logan.
In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 405 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 1,639 kWh per day, or 598 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 $104,691.125 per year.
Archdale and 3475 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 496.34 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 4,136,167 km worth of car emissions.
Solar Power in Archdale
* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Archdale: Bealiba - approx. 5.2 km
Featured Solar Installers Servicing Archdale
McNabb Electrical Refrigeration and Air ConditioningMaryborough, 3465
Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.
Community Solar Statistics - Archdale, 3475
Archdale and the postcode of 3475 has a total population of 327 people, with a median age of 59 years. There are 263 households in Archdale, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.1 with a median income of 777 per week per household.
About 52% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Archdale is $867/month. By installing solar power in Archdale, the average household could save 11.66% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $100243 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 3% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Archdale is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data
Archdale is a small town located in Victoria, Australia. It is situated in the northern part of the state, approximately 360 km northwest of Melbourne. The town is known for its beautiful natural surroundings, including the nearby Mount Arapiles-Tooan State Park and the Grampians National Park. Visitors to Archdale can enjoy hiking, camping, and rock climbing in these stunning locations.
Archdale enjoys a sunny climate with an average of 6.5 hours of sunshine per day. The town's location in Victoria means that it experiences a range of temperatures throughout the year, with hot summers and cool winters. These weather conditions make Archdale an ideal location for solar power production. Solar installers in the area can take advantage of the town's sunny climate to install solar panels at an optimal angle and orientation to maximise energy yields.
The benefits of solar power in Archdale are numerous. By installing solar panels, residents and businesses can reduce their reliance on non-renewable energy sources and lower their carbon footprint. Solar power is also a cost-effective solution for generating electricity, as it can significantly reduce energy bills over time. Additionally, the Australian government offers incentives for households and businesses that install solar panels, making it an attractive option for those looking to make the switch to renewable energy.