Solar Power In Richmond, VIC, 3121
Energy Matters installs quality solar panels and battery systems in Victoria, including Richmond (postcode: 3121) and the Yarra region - we have a large network of accredited solar installers throughout VIC.
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Installing solar in Richmond
The following details estimate output for systems installed in Richmond , plus other useful solar power related information and statistics relevant to the Yarra region. For expert advice on a system to suit your needs, including battery storage options, call our friendly Victoria team on 133-SUN.
Richmond's solar energy resources
On average, Richmond receives solar irradiation levels of around 4.12 kilowatt hours per square metre daily. Ideally, solar panels installed in Richmond 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 Richmond, VIC, 3121
There are 413 solar PV installations in Richmond's postcode, 3121, totaling 1415.01 kW of capacity. The 3121 postcode accounts for 0.027% of all the solar installations in Australia.
The map below shows installations Energy Matters and its parent company has performed in the Richmond area.
The average system size in Richmond is 3.43kW and the Australian average is 3.15kW.
System owners in Richmond's postcode area are generating an average of 5830 kWh daily, saving them collectively approximately $52469 monthly and $638368 annually**. The electricity produced by arrays in the 3121 postcode is enough to fully power 393 Australian homes.
Richmond solar carbon offset
System owners in Richmond's postcode are collectively avoiding 2128 tonnes (coal fired power) or 851 tonnes (gas fired power) of carbon emissions each year; the equivalent of taking 306 - 764 cars off Richmond's roads.
Richmond, Victoria regional boundaries
Other related Richmond information
Richmond's coordinates are -37.818587,144.999181 and its weather station is located at Melbourne. Melbourne weather station reports the following average readings:
- Solar irradiation in Richmond: 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 Richmond
Figures above are approximations only - e.g., the retail value of electricity for Richmond households is based on 30c per kilowatt hour.
Considering buying solar panels?
We have accredited installers servicing Richmond and the Yarra 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 Richmond hotline on 133 SUN.
Home Battery Systems In Richmond
Join Richmond's energy storage revolution! We supply and install home battery storage and battery-ready solar panel systems in Richmond and the Yarra region. Call our Victoria team on 133-SUN for more information.