Solar Power Profile - Armadale, VIC 3143

More than 285 homes in postcode 3143 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Armadale and Armadale North.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 1,725 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 6,205 kWh per day, or 2,265 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 $396,344.375 per year.

Armadale and 3143 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 1,879.95 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 15,666,250 km worth of car emissions.


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Solar Power in Armadale

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Armadale: Prahran (como House) - approx. 2.5 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Armadale

Jet Solar

100 Cootamundra Drive, 3150

Victoria's highest rated solar installer.

SunGroup Energy

110 Indian Drive, 3173

Power on and save today!

Sleeth Electrical and Solar

26b Peninsula Boulevard, 3198

New Energy Tech Approved Solar Retailer

Grow Energy

325A Bay Road, 3192

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

Community Solar Statistics - Armadale, 3143


Armadale Demographics

Armadale and the postcode of 3143 has a total population of 8723 people, with a median age of 38 years. There are 5263 households in Armadale, with an average of 0.9 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2 with a median income of 2196 per week per household.

About 44% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Armadale is $2458/month. By installing solar power in Armadale, the average household could save 4.76% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $40941 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 1.23% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Armadale is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Armadale

Armadale is a suburb located in the inner south-eastern part of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. It is known for its beautiful tree-lined streets, heritage architecture, and high-end fashion boutiques. The suburb is also home to several parks and gardens, including the Armadale Reserve and Toorak Park, which provide ample opportunities for outdoor activities and relaxation.

Armadale experiences a temperate oceanic climate, with warm summers and cool winters. The suburb enjoys an average of 6.4 hours of sunshine per day, making it an ideal location for solar power generation. Solar panel installers in Armadale can take advantage of the suburb's optimal solar panel angle and orientation, as well as its low potential for shading issues, to achieve high solar yields.

Installing solar energy systems in Armadale can provide numerous benefits, including reduced electricity bills, lower carbon emissions, and increased property values. Homeowners and businesses can also take advantage of government incentives and rebates to make the switch to renewable energy more affordable. By partnering with reputable solar installers in Armadale, residents and businesses can take a proactive step towards a more sustainable future while enjoying the many benefits of solar power.

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