Ernabella Solar Power Systems
As at August 2022, Ernabella solar power installations have taken place on 234 homes (postcode area 872).
Ernabella has 5,125 homes so that equals a solar penetration of 5%.
This is lower than the state average of South Australia which has a statewide solar household penetration of 45%. So Ernabella is a fair way behind compared to the rest of the state.
The best performing suburb in South Australia when it comes to the proportion of homes that have had solar power systems installed is Dingabledinga with a solar household penetration of 73%.
With statewide solar household penetration of 45%, South Australia does very well compared to the rest of the country which has solar penetration of 34%.
Ernabella 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: 45%
National household solar power penetration: 34%
We estimate that last year, the homeowners in Ernabella collectively saved $3,349,829 off their power bills! That’s money going straight back into the local Ernabella community.
Solar Panels Ernabella Pricing Information
According to our research, the average price for a 6.6kW solar system in Ernabella is $4,000.
For a well performing solar system in Ernabella, 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 $2,776 per year.
This represents a simple payback time of 1.4 years which is a great return on investment.