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Solar Power Profile - North Geelong, VIC 3215

More than 2121 homes in postcode 3215 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of North Geelong, Bell Park, Bell Post Hill, Drumcondra, Geelong North, Hamlyn Heights and Rippleside.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 13,101 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 47,115 kWh per day, or 17,197 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 $3,009,470.625 per year.

North Geelong and 3215 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 14,273.51 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 118,945,917 km worth of car emissions.


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Solar Power in North Geelong

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to North Geelong: Geelong North - approx. 1.5 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing North Geelong

Zing Solar Vic

2 Main Street, 3030

100% Australian based

Geelong Solar Energy

27 Nobility Street, 3224

Specialist is solar power systems and energy storage

Cerium Energy

25/2 Fastline Road, 3029

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

Gedlec Energy

6/220-238 Maidstone St, 3018

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

Community Solar Statistics - North Geelong, 3215


North Geelong Demographics

North Geelong and the postcode of 3215 has a total population of 20529 people, with a median age of 41 years. There are 9468 households in North Geelong, with an average of 0.8 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.3 with a median income of 1452 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 North Geelong is $1625/month. By installing solar power in North Geelong, the average household could save 7.21% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $61928 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 1.86% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in North Geelong is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About North Geelong

Bell Park is a suburb of Geelong, located in the state of Victoria, Australia. The town is situated just 5km north-west of the Geelong city centre, making it an attractive location for those who want to be close to the city but enjoy a quieter lifestyle. Bell Park is known for its leafy streets and family-friendly atmosphere, with a range of local amenities including shops, cafes, and parks.

With an average of 6.5 hours of sunshine per day, Bell Park is a great location for solar power. The town experiences a mild climate with warm summers and cool winters, making it an ideal location for solar panels. Solar installers in Bell Park can take advantage of the town's optimal solar panel angle and orientation, which is generally between 20-30 degrees facing north. However, shading issues can be a problem in some areas, so it's important to consult with a professional solar installer to ensure maximum solar yields.

Installing solar energy in Bell Park can provide a range of benefits, including reduced energy bills, lower carbon emissions, and increased property value. With the Australian government's solar rebate program, homeowners and businesses can receive financial incentives for installing solar panels. By choosing a reputable solar installer in Bell Park, residents can take advantage of these incentives and enjoy the many benefits of renewable energy.

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