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Solar Water Heating-Revised and Expanded
A Comprehensive Guide to Solar Water and Space Heating Systems
Beginning with a review of the history of solar water and space heating systems from prehistory to the present, Solar Water Heating presents an introduction to modern solar energy systems, energy conservation and energy economics. Drawing on the authors' experiences as designers and installers of these systems, the book goes on to cover:
- Types of solar collectors, solar water and space heating systems and solar pool heating systems, including their advantages and disadvantages
- System components, their installation, operation, and maintenance
- System sizing and siting
- Choosing the appropriate system.
Bob Ramlow is the solar thermal consultant for the Wisconsin Focus on Energy Program. The owner of a renewable energy company, he has over 30 years experience with solar energy systems and is a founder and director of the Midwest Renewable Energy Association (MREA).
Benjamin Nusz currently works as a solar water heating consultant and site assessor in Wisconsin.
Save Money, Save the Earth
Slowing Climate Change and Saving Money
Your Complete Guide to Living beyond the Grid with Renewable Energy Technologies and Sustainable Living-14th Edition-Revised and Updated
Moving People and Freight without Oil
Powering Your Vehicle with Straight Vegetable Oil