Solar Power In Altona, VIC, 3018
Energy Matters installs quality solar panels and battery systems in Victoria, including Altona (postcode: 3018) and the Hobsons Bay region - we have a large network of accredited solar installers throughout VIC.
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Installing solar in Altona
The following details estimate output for systems installed in Altona , plus other useful solar power related information and statistics relevant to the Hobsons Bay region. For expert advice on a system to suit your needs, including battery storage options, call our friendly Victoria team on 133-SUN.
Altona's solar energy resources
On average, Altona receives solar irradiation levels of around 3.98 kilowatt hours per square metre daily. Ideally, solar panels installed in Altona should face a Northerly direction. Acceptable panel angle range is 22° to 32° and the optimal angle is 27°. On typical rooftop PV installations, actual installation angle will be determined by roof inclination.
Solar installations in Altona, VIC, 3018
There are 745 solar PV installations in Altona's postcode, 3018, totaling 2019.93 kW of capacity. The 3018 postcode accounts for 0.049% of all the solar installations in Australia.
The map below shows installations Energy Matters and its parent company has performed in the Altona area.
The average system size in Altona is 2.71kW and the Australian average is 3.15kW.
System owners in Altona's postcode area are generating an average of 8039 kWh daily, saving them collectively approximately $72354 monthly and $880306 annually**. The electricity produced by arrays in the 3018 postcode is enough to fully power 561 Australian homes.
Altona solar carbon offset
System owners in Altona's postcode are collectively avoiding 2934 tonnes (coal fired power) or 1174 tonnes (gas fired power) of carbon emissions each year; the equivalent of taking 421 - 1053 cars off Altona's roads.
Altona, Victoria regional boundaries
Other related Altona information
Altona's coordinates are -37.869275,144.830286 and its weather station is located at Laverton Aero. Laverton Aero weather station reports the following average readings:
- Solar irradiation in Altona: 3.98 kWh/sq m/day
- Wind speed: 4.51 m/s
- Air pressure: 99.23 kPa
- Humidity: 71.88%
- Air temperature: 14.11 degrees C
- Earth temperature:15.15 degrees C
** Notes on system performance in Altona
Figures above are approximations only - e.g., the retail value of electricity for Altona households is based on 30c per kilowatt hour.
Considering buying solar panels?
We have accredited installers servicing Altona and the Hobsons Bay region. For more VIC solar power information, request a quick solar quote, view our current specials on fully installed solar power systems in Victoria or call our Altona hotline on 133 SUN.
Home Battery Systems In Altona
Join Altona's energy storage revolution! We supply and install home battery storage and battery-ready solar panel systems in Altona and the Hobsons Bay region. Call our Victoria team on 133-SUN for more information.