Solar panels are one of the most popular ways for households to reduce their electricity bills in Australia. Solar Choice can help you to instantly compare solar installers and prices in Castlemaine, VIC with free and impartial Solar Quote Comparisons.
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About solar panel installations in the Castlemaine area
Below is some basic information about solar energy in Castlemaine.
- Roughly 24% of the households around Castlemaine have solar panels on their roofs, according to data from the Australian Photovoltaic Institute (APVI)
- The average size of a solar energy system in Castlemaine is approximately 2.57kW (including larger, commercial installations), also according to the APVI
- The average rooftop in Castlemaine receives approximately 3.95 hours of ‘peak sun’ per day, averaged throughout the year. Assuming an overall system efficiency of about 80%, this means that:
- A 1.5kW system in Castlemaine will produce about 4.74kWh per day in good conditions.
- A 3kW solar system will produce about 9.48kWh per day.
- A 5kW solar system will produce about 15.8kWh per day.
- A 10kW solar system will produce about 31.6kWh per day.
- Since 2008, Solar Choice has provided 100 quotes for homes and businesses in the 3450 area.
- There are currently 11 solar installers offering quotes through Solar Choice in the 3450 area
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