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Solar Power Profile - Moolap, VIC 3221

More than 487 homes in postcode 3221 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Moolap, Geelong Mc, Anakie, Barrabool, Batesford, Bellarine, Ceres, Fyansford, Gnarwarre, Grey River, Kennett River, Lovely Banks, Moorabool, Murgheboluc, Separation Creek, Staughton Vale, Stonehaven, Sugarloaf, Wallington, Wongarra and Wye River.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 1,944 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 6,851 kWh per day, or 2,501 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $894.25 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $437,607.625 per year.

Moolap and 3221 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 2,075.83 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 17,298,583 km worth of car emissions.


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* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Moolap: Geelong Salines (moolap) - approx. 4.3 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Moolap

Zing Solar Vic

2 Main Street, 3030

100% Australian based

Discover Solar

220 Collins Street, 3000

Let the sun come to you.

Geelong Solar Energy

27 Nobility Street, 3224

Specialist is solar power systems and energy storage

Energy Innovations Aust

Melbourne, 3000

Bringing a reliable & professional approach to energy management.

Community Solar Statistics - Moolap, 3221


Moolap Demographics

Moolap and the postcode of 3221 has a total population of 781 people, with a median age of 43 years. There are 280 households in Moolap, with an average of 0.8 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 3 with a median income of 2481 per week per household.

About 83% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Moolap is $2167/month. By installing solar power in Moolap, the average household could save 3.44% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $29552 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 0.69% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Moolap is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Moolap

Anakie is a small town located in the state of Victoria, Australia. It is situated approximately 70km southwest of Melbourne and is part of the City of Greater Geelong. The town is surrounded by beautiful natural landscapes, including the Brisbane Ranges National Park and the You Yangs Regional Park. These parks offer many opportunities for outdoor activities such as hiking, mountain biking, and rock climbing.

Anakie has a temperate climate with warm summers and cool winters. The town receives an average of 2,200 hours of sunshine per year, making it an ideal location for solar power. Solar installers in Anakie can take advantage of the town's optimal solar panel angle and orientation to maximize solar yields. While shading can be an issue in some areas, a reputable solar installer can help homeowners identify and mitigate any potential issues.

The benefits of solar power in Anakie are numerous. Installing solar energy systems can help homeowners save money on their energy bills while also reducing their carbon footprint. With the Australian government's solar rebate program, the cost of installing solar panels has never been more affordable. Additionally, solar power can help reduce the town's reliance on fossil fuels and contribute to a more sustainable future for Anakie and the surrounding areas.

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