Solar Power Profile - Alkimos, WA 6038

More than 2629 homes in postcode 6038 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Alkimos.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 12,285 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 57,054 kWh per day, or 20,825 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 $3,644,324.25 per year.

Alkimos and 6038 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 14,577.5 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 121,479,167 km worth of car emissions.


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Solar Power in Alkimos

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Alkimos: Yanchep - approx. 6.8 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Alkimos

Quinncroft Electrical Group

Doubleview, 6018

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

AVL Electrical Services

Ballajura, 6066

Friendly & professional Electricians at your service.

Illumina Energy

Level 1, 12-14 Thelma Street, 6005

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

KSR Electrical

Willagee, 6156

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Community Solar Statistics - Alkimos, 6038


Alkimos Demographics

Alkimos and the postcode of 6038 has a total population of 9555 people, with a median age of 31 years. There are 3782 households in Alkimos, with an average of 0.8 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.8 with a median income of 2035 per week per household.

About 65% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Alkimos is $1950/month. By installing solar power in Alkimos, the average household could save 6.01% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $51607 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 1.33% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Alkimos is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Alkimos

ALKIMOS WA 6038 is a coastal suburb located in the northern suburbs of Perth, Western Australia. The town is known for its stunning beaches, clear blue waters, and a relaxed coastal lifestyle. The town is surrounded by natural bushland, and it is home to several parks and reserves, making it an ideal location for outdoor enthusiasts.

ALKIMOS WA 6038 enjoys plenty of sunshine throughout the year, with an average of 8 hours of sunshine per day. The town's location near the coast means that it benefits from the cooling sea breeze, which helps to moderate the temperature during the summer months. The optimal angle and orientation for solar panels in ALKIMOS WA 6038 is a north-facing roof with a tilt angle of around 30 degrees. With plenty of sunshine and optimal solar panel placement, residents of ALKIMOS WA 6038 can benefit from significant savings on their energy bills by installing solar panels.

ALKIMOS WA 6038 is an ideal location for solar power due to its abundant sunshine and optimal solar panel placement. By installing solar panels, residents of ALKIMOS WA 6038 can benefit from significant savings on their energy bills while reducing their carbon footprint. There are several solar installers in the area who can help residents to design and install a solar power system that meets their specific needs. With its stunning beaches, natural bushland, and plenty of sunshine, ALKIMOS WA 6038 is an ideal location for those looking to embrace a sustainable and eco-friendly lifestyle.

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