Solar Power Profile - Armadale, WA 6112

More than 14585 homes in postcode 6112 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Armadale, Bedfordale, Brookdale, Forrestdale, Harrisdale, Haynes, Hilbert, Mount Nasura, Mount Richon, Piara Waters, Seville Grove and Wungong.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 72,257 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 323,525 kWh per day, or 118,087 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 $20,665,159.375 per year.

Armadale and 6112 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 82,660.9 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 688,840,833 km worth of car emissions.


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Solar Power in Armadale

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Armadale: Armadale - approx. 2 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Armadale

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 - Armadale, 6112


Armadale Demographics

Armadale and the postcode of 6112 has a total population of 66573 people, with a median age of 33 years. There are 25379 households in Armadale, with an average of 0.8 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.8 with a median income of 1853 per week per household.

About 70% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Armadale is $1800/month. By installing solar power in Armadale, the average household could save 6.51% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $55907 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 1.46% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Armadale is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Armadale

Armadale is a suburb located in the south-eastern part of Perth, Western Australia. The town is known for its rich history and cultural heritage. Visitors can explore the Armadale Settlers Common, a recreational park that features a lake, walking trails, and picnic areas. The town also has several shopping centers, cafes, and restaurants that offer a wide range of cuisines.

Armadale has a Mediterranean climate with hot summers and mild winters. The town enjoys an average of 8 hours of sunshine per day, making it an ideal location for solar power. Solar installers in Armadale can take advantage of the town's optimal solar panel angle and orientation to maximize solar yields. However, potential shading issues should be considered when installing solar panels.

Installing solar energy in Armadale can provide several benefits. Solar power is a renewable energy source that can help reduce carbon emissions and lower energy bills. Homeowners and businesses can take advantage of government incentives and rebates to offset the cost of installing solar panels. By investing in solar power, Armadale can reduce its reliance on fossil fuels and contribute to a cleaner, more sustainable future.

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