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Solar Power Profile - Fitzroy North, VIC 3068

More than 1171 homes in postcode 3068 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Fitzroy North and Clifton Hill.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 5,548 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 19,819 kWh per day, or 7,234 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,085.875 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $1,265,938.625 per year.

Fitzroy North and 3068 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 6,004.22 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 50,035,167 km worth of car emissions.


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* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Fitzroy North: Brunswick - approx. 1.9 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Fitzroy North

Jet Solar

100 Cootamundra Drive, 3150

Victoria's highest rated solar installer.

SunGroup Energy

110 Indian Drive, 3173

Power on and save today!

Zing Solar Vic

2 Main Street, 3030

100% Australian based

KIK Electrics

Unit 106/45 Gilby Road, 3149

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

Community Solar Statistics - Fitzroy North, 3068


Fitzroy North Demographics

Fitzroy North and the postcode of 3068 has a total population of 17978 people, with a median age of 36 years. There are 9183 households in Fitzroy North, with an average of 0.9 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.2 with a median income of 2406 per week per household.

About 46% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Fitzroy North is $2600/month. By installing solar power in Fitzroy North, the average household could save 3.48% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $29908 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 0.87% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Fitzroy North is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Fitzroy North

Clifton Hill is a charming suburb located in the inner city of Melbourne, Victoria. It is known for its picturesque tree-lined streets, historic architecture, and vibrant community. The suburb boasts a range of local amenities including cafes, restaurants, boutique shops, and parks, making it a popular destination for locals and tourists alike.

When it comes to solar power, Clifton Hill is an ideal location due to its high levels of sunshine throughout the year. With an average of 5.5 hours of sunlight per day, homeowners and businesses can benefit from installing solar panels to generate their own renewable energy. Additionally, the suburb's flat terrain and minimal shading issues make it an optimal location for solar panel installation.

By investing in solar power in Clifton Hill, residents and businesses can reduce their reliance on non-renewable energy sources and lower their carbon footprint. Solar power also offers significant financial benefits, with potential savings on electricity bills and the opportunity to earn money through feed-in tariffs. To make the most of these benefits, it's important to work with reputable solar installers who can provide expert advice and high-quality installations.

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