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Petrie Terrace Solar (Queensland – 4000)

Last updated on September 22nd, 2015

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

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Solar Panels PETRIE TERRACE - Production

PETRIE TERRACE has about 4.2 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 4.2 x 3 (12.6) kWhs per day on average according to this figure.

solar PETRIE TERRACE chart
This chart shows an example of a 1kW PETRIE TERRACE solar system output generating 4.2kWhs per day.


In PETRIE TERRACE you can expect to pay about $0.2223 for power (per kWh) - which is pretty reasonable by national standards . This will naturally vary depending on your network and your retailer. Some areas around PETRIE TERRACE might have much higher power prices while some might be much lower.

Solar PETRIE TERRACE Feed-in-Tariff Value

We think you could also get as much as $0.1 for any solar power you send to the grid (per kWh). This includes any Queensland government feed-in-tariffs and any contributions from your retailer.

Example of 5kW PETRIE TERRACE Solar System

We would expect a 5kW solar system in PETRIE TERRACE to produce 7665kWhs 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 PETRIE TERRACE system
A 5kW solar power system is shown here - commonly 20 x 250W panels are used to get to 5kW.

Solar PETRIE TERRACE - 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 $0.2223 And the other 50% is exported to the grid at a value of $0.1/kWh.

The table below shows the example of a 5kW system in PETRIE TERRACE 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 $0.2223 $0.1
Total Value $851.96475 $383.25 $1235.21475

This means your solar savings on a 5kW system could be around $1235.21475 each year.

Solar Installers In PETRIE TERRACE

The list below shows some of the solar panel installers in the PETRIE TERRACE - 4000 postal code. NOTE: These are only installers who are located in the postcode 4000, meaning there are likely to be many more installers servicing this area (who are not listed below).

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