Solar Power Profile - Arthurs Seat, VIC 3936
More than 1620 homes in postcode 3936 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Arthurs Seat, Dromana and Safety Beach.
In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 9,088 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 32,897 kWh per day, or 12,007 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,277.5 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $2,101,295.875 per year.
Arthurs Seat and 3936 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 9,965.81 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 83,048,417 km worth of car emissions.
Solar Power in Arthurs Seat
* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Arthurs Seat: Rosebud (country Club) - approx. 5.6 km
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Arthurs Seat Demographics
Arthurs Seat and the postcode of 3936 has a total population of 12063 people, with a median age of 51 years. There are 8497 households in Arthurs Seat, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.2 with a median income of 1398 per week per household.
About 45% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Arthurs Seat is $1950/month. By installing solar power in Arthurs Seat, the average household could save 5.46% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $46915 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 1.76% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Arthurs Seat is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data
About Arthurs Seat
Arthurs Seat is a small town located on the Mornington Peninsula in Victoria, Australia. It is situated on a peak of the same name, which stands at 305 meters above sea level. The town is known for its natural beauty and stunning views of the surrounding area, including Port Phillip Bay and the Melbourne skyline. Visitors can enjoy a range of outdoor activities, such as hiking, cycling, and wildlife watching, or explore the local wineries and restaurants.
Arthurs Seat enjoys a temperate oceanic climate with warm summers and mild winters. The town receives an average of 2,200 hours of sunshine per year, making it an ideal location for solar power. With its elevated position and relatively low levels of shading, Arthurs Seat is well-suited for solar panel installation. Solar power can help residents and businesses save money on their energy bills, reduce their carbon footprint, and contribute to a more sustainable future.
By installing solar panels in Arthurs Seat, residents and businesses can take advantage of the town's abundant sunshine and reduce their reliance on fossil fuels. Solar power is a clean, renewable energy source that produces no emissions or pollution. It can help to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and combat climate change, while also providing a reliable source of electricity. Local solar installers can help residents and businesses to design and install solar panel systems that are tailored to their specific needs and budget. With the right solar panel angle and orientation, it is possible to achieve optimal solar yields and maximise the benefits of solar power in Arthurs Seat.