Solar Power Information - Lawn Hill, QLD, 4825

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Postcode 4825 Solar Power Statistics

In Lawn Hill's postcode area (4825), more than 1,894 small-scale systems have been installed with a collective capacity of 11,784 kW as at January 31, 2021.

Given a population of 16,785, this works out to 702 watts per person in the area, compared to a 568 watts Australian average. There are approximately 7,479 dwellings in the 4825 area, so that calculates out at 25 solar panel systems per 100 dwellings - the Australian average is 29.

Based on a conservative average of 61,456 kWh of energy production a day (enough to power the equivalent of 3,841 homes) and retail electricity costs of 26c per kilowatt-hour; Lawn Hill and 4825 postcode area residents are collectively generating $5,832,209 of energy at retail prices a year!

Lawn Hill solar power system owners are also contributing to greenhouse gas emission reduction, with the systems in 4825 region avoiding 17,945 tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions annually.

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Solar Energy Resources In Lawn Hill

Lawn Hill experiences solar irradiation levels reaching approximately 6.22 kilowatt-hours per square metre per day on average over a year. The following graph shows solar irradiation/output levels per kilowatt of installed solar panels in the 4825 area per month.

Daily/Monthly System Energy Output Estimates

Here's what you can expect to generate with various sized solar power systems in the Lawn Hill area, assuming good quality components, a suitable rooftop and professional, accredited solar installation.

Annual Electricity Output Estimates

Based on the above, the following is what you should be able to expect from a solar panel installation in Lawn Hill in terms of annual solar energy output for the location, on average:

  • 3kW system - 5,710 kWh (equivalent to ~98% of annual electricity consumption)
  • 4kW system - 7,614 kWh (~130%)
  • 5kW system - 9,517 kWh (~163%)
  • 6kW system - 11,421 kWh (~196%)

Optimal Panel Angle And Orientation

Rooftop solar panels installed in Lawn Hill, Queensland should generally face North for the best results. The panel angle range should be anywhere from 3 degrees to 13 degrees, with 8 degrees considered optimal.

Feed In Tariffs In Queensland

As well as providing your home with electricity, Lawn Hill solar system installation owners can be paid for surplus energy generated. In QLD, feed in tariffs currently range from 6c to 15c per kilowatt-hour exported - so, it's important to compare energy retailers for the best electricity plan in the 4825 area.

Lawn Hill Solar Energy Savings

Based on a 6kW system installation, a self-consumption rate of 50% and the low end of the feed in tariff range rate of 6c, Lawn Hill solar power system owners can expect to save $1,827 per year.

Burke Shire Council Requirements.

At the time of publishing, there do not appear to be any special requirements involved with installing solar panels in the Burke Shire Council area.

It's important to check with Burke Shire Council regarding any potential changes before proceeding with installation. For further information, prospective solar owners in Lawn Hill should visit this page.

Network Grid Connection Requirements In Queensland

A series of steps must be completed in Queensland involving you, your network distributor and your installer - but your installer will do most of the administrative heavy lifting. Learn more about the grid connection process in Queensland.

Solar Panel Installers In Lawn Hill

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Lawn Hill Data Sources And Notes

Data sources used above for solar power information in Lawn Hill QLD 4825 include:

  • Census 2016 - Australian Bureau of Statistics
  • Bureau of Meteorology (BOM)
  • Clean Energy Regulator data for postcode 4825 current as at January 31, 2021.
  • Burke Shire Council - Queensland

Some additional notes:

  • Household electricity consumption in Lawn Hill is based on the Australian average of 16kWh a day.
  • Carbon intensity based on the Queensland average of 0.8kg per kilowatt-hour.

Bureau of Meteorology details are based on your nearest weather station, which is Lawn Hill , coordinates 18°34'50" S 138°34'52" E, around 917 metres from the centre of Lawn Hill.

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