Solar Power In Essendon, VIC, 3040

Energy Matters installs quality solar panels and battery systems in Victoria, including Essendon (postcode: 3040) and the Essendon region - we have a large network of accredited solar installers throughout VIC.

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Installing solar in Essendon
Victoria, 3040

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

Essendon's solar energy resources

On average, Essendon receives solar irradiation levels of around 4.12 kilowatt hours per square metre daily. Ideally, solar panels installed in Essendon 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.


Essendon solar panel system specials

Estimated system performance in Essendon

This information applies to north facing and unshaded solar power systems installed in Essendon and is based on components well suited to Melbourne - Inner area conditions.

1.59kW (6 x 265 Watt solar panels)

  • Average daily system output in Essendon: 5.8914 kWh**
  • Minimum daily (monthly average) output: 2.4138 kWh**
  • Maximum daily (monthly average) output: 9.5688 kWh**
  • Average annual output: 2151 kWh**
  • Annual electricity value: $645 **
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3.18kW (12 x 265 Watt solar panels)

  • Average daily system output in Essendon: 11.7828 kWh**
  • Minimum daily (monthly average) production: 4.8276 kWh**
  • Maximum daily (monthly average) production: 19.1376 kWh**
  • Average annual production: 4303 kWh**
  • Estimated annual electricity value: $1291 **
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5.3kW (20 x 265 Watt solar panels)

  • Average daily system output in Essendon: 19.638 kWh**
  • Minimum daily (monthly average) system output: 8.046 kWh**
  • Maximum daily (monthly average) solar output: 31.896 kWh**
  • Average annual output of this system: 7173 kWh**
  • Approximate value of this electricity annually: $2151 **
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Solar installations in Essendon, VIC, 3040

There are 670 solar PV installations in Essendon's postcode, 3040, totaling 2095.51 kW of capacity. The 3040 postcode accounts for 0.044% of all the solar installations in Australia.

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

solar power installations in Essendon

The average system size in Essendon is 3.13kW and the Australian average is 3.15kW.

System owners in Essendon's postcode area are generating an average of 8634 kWh daily, saving them collectively approximately $77702 monthly and $945368 annually**. The electricity produced by arrays in the 3040 postcode is enough to fully power 582 Australian homes.

Essendon solar carbon offset

System owners in Essendon's postcode are collectively avoiding 3151 tonnes (coal fired power) or 1260 tonnes (gas fired power) of carbon emissions each year; the equivalent of taking 452 - 1131 cars off Essendon's roads.

Essendon solar specials

Essendon, Victoria regional boundaries


Other related Essendon information

Essendon's coordinates are -37.754973,144.917407 and its weather station is located at Melbourne. Melbourne weather station reports the following average readings:

  • Solar irradiation in Essendon: 4.12 kWh/sq m/day
  • Wind speed: 6.62 m/s
  • Air pressure: 99.93 kPa
  • Humidity: 65.01%
  • Air temperature: 15.48 degrees C
  • Earth temperature:15.15 degrees C

** Notes on system performance in Essendon

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

Considering buying solar panels?

We have accredited installers servicing Essendon and the Essendon 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 Essendon hotline on 133 SUN.

Home Battery Systems In Essendon

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