Solar Power In Encounter Bay, SA, 5211

Energy Matters installs quality solar panels and battery systems in South Australia, including Encounter Bay (postcode: 5211) and the Fleurieu - Kangaroo Island region - we have a large network of accredited solar installers throughout SA.

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Installing solar in Encounter Bay
South Australia, 5211

The following details estimate output for systems installed in Encounter Bay , plus other useful solar power related information and statistics relevant to the Fleurieu - Kangaroo Island region. For expert advice on a system to suit your needs, including battery storage options, call our friendly South Australia team on 133-SUN.

Encounter Bay's solar energy resources

On average, Encounter Bay receives solar irradiation levels of around 4.70 kilowatt hours per square metre daily. Ideally, solar panels installed in Encounter Bay should face a Northerly direction. Acceptable panel angle range is 20° to 30° and the optimal angle is 25°. On typical rooftop PV installations, actual installation angle will be determined by roof inclination.

Encounter Bay solar panel system specials

Solar installations in Encounter Bay, SA, 5211

There are 3332 solar PV installations in Encounter Bay's postcode, 5211, totaling 9252.86 kW of capacity. The 5211 postcode accounts for 0.218% of all the solar installations in Australia.

The map below shows installations Energy Matters and its parent company has performed in the Encounter Bay area.

solar power installations in Encounter Bay

The average system size in Encounter Bay is 2.78kW and the Australian average is 3.15kW.

System owners in Encounter Bay's postcode area are generating an average of 43488 kWh daily, saving them collectively approximately $391396 monthly and $4761984 annually**. The electricity produced by arrays in the 5211 postcode is enough to fully power 2570 Australian homes.

Encounter Bay solar carbon offset

System owners in Encounter Bay's postcode are collectively avoiding 15873 tonnes (coal fired power) or 6349 tonnes (gas fired power) of carbon emissions each year; the equivalent of taking 2279 - 5698 cars off Encounter Bay's roads.

Encounter Bay solar specials

Encounter Bay, South Australia regional boundaries

Other related Encounter Bay information

Encounter Bay's coordinates are -35.573963,138.603333 and its weather station is located at Victor Harbor. Victor Harbor weather station reports the following average readings:

  • Solar irradiation in Encounter Bay: 4.70 kWh/sq m/day
  • Wind speed: 5.43 m/s
  • Air pressure: 101.11 kPa
  • Humidity: 60.96%
  • Air temperature: 16.13 degrees C
  • Earth temperature:17.27 degrees C

** Notes on system performance in Encounter Bay

Figures above are approximations only - e.g., the retail value of electricity for Encounter Bay households is based on 30c per kilowatt hour.

Considering buying solar panels?

We have accredited installers servicing Encounter Bay and the Fleurieu - Kangaroo Island region. For more SA solar power information, request a quick solar quote, view our current specials on fully installed solar power systems in South Australia or call our Encounter Bay hotline on 133 SUN.

Home Battery Systems In Encounter Bay

Join Encounter Bay's energy storage revolution! We supply and install home battery storage and battery-ready solar panel systems in Encounter Bay and the Fleurieu - Kangaroo Island region. Call our South Australia team on 133-SUN for more information.