Rathmines Solar Power Systems
As at August 2022, Rathmines solar power installations have taken place on 3,317 homes (postcode area 2283).
Rathmines has 9,917 homes so that equals a solar penetration of 33%.
This is higher than the state average of New South Wales which has a statewide solar household penetration of 31%. So Rathmines is pretty good compared to the rest of the state.
The best performing suburb in New South Wales when it comes to the proportion of homes that have had solar power systems installed is Berrigal with a solar household penetration of 66%.
With statewide solar household penetration of 31%, New South Wales is almost there compared to the rest of the country which has solar penetration of 34%.
Rathmines Solar Power Statistics:
Number of homes: 9,917
Number of homes with solar: 3,317
Household solar power system penetration: 33%
Statewide household solar power penetration: 31%
National household solar power penetration: 34%
We estimate that last year, the homeowners in Rathmines collectively saved $5,025,715 off their power bills! That’s money going straight back into the local Rathmines community.
Solar Panels Rathmines Pricing Information
According to our research, the average price for a 6.6kW solar system in Rathmines is $4,000.
For a well performing solar system in Rathmines, we estimate that the electricity generated will be approximately 24 kWh/day.
If 50% of the 24kWh is consumed in the home, and the remainder exported into the electricity grid, we estimate that the annual saving on a typical power bill is $1,953 per year.
This represents a simple payback time of 2.0 years which is a great return on investment.