Lake Mackay Solar Power Systems
As at August 2022, Lake Mackay solar power installations have taken place on 234 homes (postcode area 872).
Lake Mackay has 5,125 homes so that equals a solar penetration of 5%.
This is lower than the state average of Northern Territory which has a statewide solar household penetration of 25%. So Lake Mackay is a fair way behind compared to the rest of the state.
The best performing suburb in Northern Territory when it comes to the proportion of homes that have had solar power systems installed is Girraween with a solar household penetration of 43%.
With statewide solar household penetration of 25%, Northern Territory is a bit behind compared to the rest of the country which has solar penetration of 34%.
Lake Mackay Solar Power Statistics:
Number of homes: 5,125
Number of homes with solar: 234
Household solar power system penetration: 5%
Statewide household solar power penetration: 25%
National household solar power penetration: 34%
We estimate that last year, the homeowners in Lake Mackay collectively saved $3,045,299 off their power bills! That’s money going straight back into the local Lake Mackay community.
Solar Panels Lake Mackay Pricing Information
According to our research, the average price for a 6.6kW solar system in Lake Mackay is $4,000.
For a well performing solar system in Lake Mackay, we estimate that the electricity generated will be approximately 28 kWh/day.
If 50% of the 28kWh 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 $2,524 per year.
This represents a simple payback time of 1.6 years which is a great return on investment.