Categoría: Solar Thermal Energy

OPERATION OF A SOLAR WATER HEATER

With a solar water heater you can save a lot of energy every year. Certainly, at a time when energy prices continue to rise, that’s a good advantage and the environment also benefits. OPERATION OF A SOLAR WATER HEATER But how does a solar water heater really work and how much does the device cost?…

By admin 20 mayo, 2019 Off

UNDERFLOOR HEATING

Radiant floor: The most efficient heating system? When a new construction project is started, or the rehabilitation of a building is intended, we always ask ourselves the same question: what heating system is the most adequate ?. In this article, I explain the reasons why a radiant floor heating system is ideal for obtaining great…

By admin 9 mayo, 2019 Off

TYPES OF SOLAR THERMAL COLLECTORS

There are different types of solar collectors: flat collectors, vacuum tubes and some plastic collectors (unglazed polyethylene) specific for swimming pool climate control. For hot water, the type of thermal collector will be defined by the final water temperature. For most cases (60 ° C), the flat solar collector is usually sufficient. TYPES OF SOLAR…

By admin 8 mayo, 2019 Off

SOLAR COLLECTOR

A solar collector is an important part of a solar water heater and uses sunlight to heat the water. Read more about the different types of solar collectors and the average prices here. SOLAR COLLECTOR Solar collectors have different types of effi ciency depending on the system you use, whether flat plate collectors or vacuum…

By admin 7 mayo, 2019 Off

FLAT PLATE SOLAR COLLECTOR

Inside the solar collectors without concentration we find the flat plate solar collectors. They were the most used, but have lost ground in favor of vacuum tube. Plate Solar Collector: Overview In the flat plate solar collectors, the collector is located in a rectangular box (housing), whose usual dimensions range between 80 and 120 cm…

By admin 19 abril, 2019 Off