Solar Power Profile - Argyle, WA 6239
More than 1145 homes in postcode 6239 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Argyle, Beelerup, Brookhampton, Charley Creek, Donnybrook, Glen Mervyn, Paynedale, Queenwood, Thomson Brook, Upper Capel and Yabberup.
In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 5,764 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 24,571 kWh per day, or 8,968 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,341.375 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $1,569,472.625 per year.
Argyle and 6239 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 6,277.6 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 52,313,333 km worth of car emissions.
Solar Power in Argyle
* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Argyle: Donnybrook - approx. 6.9 km
Featured Solar Installers Servicing Argyle
Downsouth Solar Power47 Strickland Street, 6230
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Community Solar Statistics - Argyle, 6239
Argyle and the postcode of 6239 has a total population of 4126 people, with a median age of 47 years. There are 1883 households in Argyle, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.5 with a median income of 1406 per week per household.
About 73% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Argyle is $1591/month. By installing solar power in Argyle, the average household could save 7.03% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $60376 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 1.83% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Argyle is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data
Argyle is a small town located in the South West region of Western Australia. It is situated in the Shire of Donnybrook-Balingup and is known for its picturesque scenery and charming rural atmosphere. The town is surrounded by lush greenery, rolling hills, and stunning mountain ranges, including the Darling Range and the Blackwood Range. Visitors to Argyle can enjoy a range of outdoor activities such as hiking, camping, and mountain biking.
Argyle experiences a Mediterranean climate with hot, dry summers and mild, wet winters. The town enjoys an average of 8 hours of sunshine per day, making it an ideal location for solar power. Solar panels installed on rooftops or in open fields can generate significant amounts of electricity, reducing the reliance on traditional energy sources. Solar installers in Argyle can help residents and businesses take advantage of the abundant sunshine by designing and installing custom solar systems that meet their specific needs.
The benefits of solar power in Argyle are numerous. Not only does it reduce the carbon footprint and help combat climate change, but it also provides financial savings by lowering energy bills. With the right solar panel angle and orientation, solar yields can be maximized, providing even greater energy savings. Additionally, solar power can help reduce the strain on the power grid during peak usage times, leading to a more stable and reliable energy supply for the entire community.