Solar Power Profile - Argyle, VIC 3523

More than 934 homes in postcode 3523 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Argyle, Costerfield, Derrinal, Heathcote, Heathcote South, Knowsley, Ladys Pass, Moormbool West, Mount Camel and Redcastle.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 4,893 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 19,577 kWh per day, or 7,146 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 $1,250,480.875 per year.

Argyle and 3523 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 5,931.18 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 49,426,500 km worth of car emissions.


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Solar Power in Argyle

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Argyle: Heathcote - approx. 2.3 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Argyle

Solar Pro Bendigo

96 Rowena Street, 3550

Get it done by a PRO

TCA Electrical Contractors

Victoria, 3550

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

Mr Eco

Victoria, 3550

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

Ashcroft Electrical

West Bendigo, 3550

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

Community Solar Statistics - Argyle, 3523


Argyle Demographics

Argyle and the postcode of 3523 has a total population of 3438 people, with a median age of 56 years. There are 2192 households in Argyle, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2 with a median income of 993 per week per household.

About 63% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Argyle is $1300/month. By installing solar power in Argyle, the average household could save 8.6% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $73891 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 2.6% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Argyle is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Argyle

Argyle is a small town located in the state of Victoria, Australia. It is situated in the heart of the Wimmera region, surrounded by beautiful natural landscapes and stunning mountain ranges. One of the main attractions of Argyle is the nearby Grampians National Park, which offers visitors the opportunity to explore some of the most breathtaking scenery in the country. The park is home to a wide variety of wildlife, including kangaroos, wallabies, and echidnas, as well as a number of hiking trails and scenic lookouts.

Argyle is known for its sunny weather and long hours of daylight, making it an ideal location for solar power. The town experiences an average of 6.5 hours of sunshine per day, with the highest levels of sunlight occurring during the summer months. This means that solar panels installed in Argyle can produce a significant amount of energy throughout the year, helping to reduce the town's reliance on fossil fuels and lower energy costs for residents.

For those interested in installing solar panels in Argyle, there are a number of local solar installers who can provide expert advice and assistance. These companies can help homeowners and businesses to design and install solar systems that are tailored to their specific needs, taking into account factors such as shading, panel orientation, and optimal angle. By working with a local solar installer, residents of Argyle can ensure that their solar systems are designed to maximise energy production and provide long-term cost savings.

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