Solar Power Profile - Ardross, WA 6153

More than 3166 homes in postcode 6153 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Ardross, Applecross North, Canning Bridge Applecross, Applecross, Brentwood and Mount Pleasant.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 16,945 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 77,483 kWh per day, or 28,281 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,533 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $4,949,226.625 per year.

Ardross and 6153 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 19,796.7 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 164,972,500 km worth of car emissions.


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Solar Power in Ardross

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Ardross: Melville - approx. 2.8 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Ardross

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.

Ezi Solar

Neerabup, 6031

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Community Solar Statistics - Ardross, 6153


Ardross Demographics

Ardross and the postcode of 6153 has a total population of 20547 people, with a median age of 43 years. There are 9163 households in Ardross, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.5 with a median income of 2340 per week per household.

About 64% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Ardross is $2700/month. By installing solar power in Ardross, the average household could save 4.73% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $40660 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 1.26% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Ardross is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Ardross

Applecross is a suburb of Perth, Western Australia located on the southern banks of the Swan River. It is known for its affluent community, stunning river views, and luxurious homes. The suburb boasts a range of amenities including cafes, restaurants, and boutique shops, making it a popular destination for locals and tourists alike. One of the main attractions in Applecross is the Heathcote Cultural Precinct, which features a museum, art gallery, and beautiful gardens.

Applecross enjoys a Mediterranean climate with hot, dry summers and mild winters. The suburb experiences an average of 8 hours of sunshine per day, making it an ideal location for solar power. Solar panel installers in Applecross can take advantage of the suburb's optimal solar panel angle and orientation to maximise solar yields. However, potential shading issues should be taken into consideration when installing solar panels in the area.

Installing solar energy in Applecross can provide many benefits, including reducing energy costs and decreasing carbon emissions. With the suburb's abundant sunshine hours, solar power is a viable and sustainable option for homeowners and businesses. Solar installers in Applecross can help residents and businesses take advantage of government incentives and rebates to make the switch to renewable energy.

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