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King Island Solar (Tasmania – 7256)

Last updated on September 22nd, 2015

This page outlines some solar KING ISLAND facts and figures as well as giving you insight into what solar in the KING ISLAND region could do for you.

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Solar Panels KING ISLAND - Production

KING ISLAND has about 3.5 sun-hours each day. This is how many hours of useful sunshine (on average) is produced each day. This figure includes overcast days and has been sourced from the CEC solar power consumer guide. You can use this number to work out how much energy your system should produce each day.

A 3kW system, for example, would produce 3.5 x 3 (10.5) kWhs per day on average according to this figure.

solar KING ISLAND chart
This chart shows an example of a 1kW KING ISLAND solar system output generating 3.5kWhs per day.

Power Prices In KING ISLAND

In KING ISLAND you can expect to pay about $0.252 for power (per kWh) - which is quite high . This will naturally vary depending on your network and your retailer. Some areas around KING ISLAND might have much higher power prices while some might be much lower.

Solar KING ISLAND Feed-in-Tariff Value

We think you could also get as much as $0.302 for any solar power you send to the grid (per kWh). This includes any Tasmania government feed-in-tariffs and any contributions from your retailer.

Example of 5kW KING ISLAND Solar System

We would expect a 5kW solar system in KING ISLAND to produce 6387.5kWhs of solar energy over the course of a year. How much this is actually worth depends on how much you pay for power and how much solar power you send to the grid.

5kW solar KING ISLAND system
A 5kW solar power system is shown here - commonly 20 x 250W panels are used to get to 5kW.

Solar KING ISLAND - How Much Solar Is Worth (5kW example)

We can estimate the value of this solar production by assuming 50% of the power is used on site. Power used on site is thought to save $0.252 And the other 50% is exported to the grid at a value of $0.302/kWh.

The table below shows the example of a 5kW system in KING ISLAND if 50% of the energy produced was used and the other 50% was exported.

Self-consumed solar power Exported solar power Total
Value Per kWh $0.252 $0.302
Total Value $804.825 $964.5125 $1769.3375

This means your solar savings on a 5kW system could be around $1769.3375 each year.

Solar Installers In KING ISLAND

The list below shows some of the solar panel installers in the KING ISLAND - 7256 postal code. NOTE: These are only installers who are located in the postcode 7256, meaning there are likely to be many more installers servicing this area (who are not listed below).

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