Solar Power Profile - Alfred Cove, WA 6154
More than 1895 homes in postcode 6154 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Alfred Cove, Booragoon and Myaree.
In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 10,880 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 49,750 kWh per day, or 18,159 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,660.75 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $3,177,781.25 per year.
Alfred Cove and 6154 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 12,711.3 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 105,927,500 km worth of car emissions.
Solar Power in Alfred Cove
* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Alfred Cove: Melville - approx. 1.5 km
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Alfred Cove Demographics
Alfred Cove and the postcode of 6154 has a total population of 9990 people, with a median age of 42 years. There are 4326 households in Alfred Cove, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.5 with a median income of 2059 per week per household.
About 72% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Alfred Cove is $2383/month. By installing solar power in Alfred Cove, the average household could save 5.81% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $49908 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 1.55% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Alfred Cove is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data
About Alfred Cove
Alfred Cove is a suburb located in the southern part of Perth, Western Australia. This picturesque suburb is situated on the banks of the Swan River and is known for its stunning views of the river and lush greenery. The suburb has a mix of residential and commercial areas, with plenty of parks, cafes, and restaurants.
With an average of 8 hours of sunshine per day, Alfred Cove is an ideal location for solar power. The optimal angle for solar panels in Alfred Cove is between 20 to 30 degrees, facing north. However, shading can be an issue in some areas, so it's important to consult with a professional solar installer to ensure maximum solar yield. Installing solar panels in Alfred Cove can significantly reduce your electricity bills and carbon footprint, making it a great investment for homeowners and businesses alike.
Some of the attractions in Alfred Cove include the Swan River, Point Walter Reserve, and Tompkins Park. These landmarks offer plenty of outdoor activities for families and individuals, including hiking, cycling, and picnicking. By installing solar panels in Alfred Cove, you can contribute to the preservation of these natural attractions and make a positive impact on the environment.