Shortland Solar Power Systems
As at August 2022, Shortland solar power installations have taken place on 373 homes (postcode area 2307).
Shortland has 1,824 homes so that equals a solar penetration of 20%.
This is lower than the state average of New South Wales which has a statewide solar household penetration of 31%. So Shortland is a fair way behind 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%.
Shortland Solar Power Statistics:
Number of homes: 1,824
Number of homes with solar: 373
Household solar power system penetration: 20%
Statewide household solar power penetration: 31%
National household solar power penetration: 34%
We estimate that last year, the homeowners in Shortland collectively saved $479,485 off their power bills! That’s money going straight back into the local Shortland community.
Solar Panels Shortland Pricing Information
According to our research, the average price for a 6.6kW solar system in Shortland is $4,000.
For a well performing solar system in Shortland, 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 pretty good return on investment.