The Solar House

Author: Daniel D. Chiras
Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing
ISBN: 1603580158
Size: 28.64 MB
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Now Dan Chiras, author of the popular book The Natural House, brings those principles up to date for a new generation of solar enthusiasts. The techniques required to heat and cool a building passively have been used for thousands of years.

Passive Solar Architecture

Author: David Bainbridge
Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing
ISBN: 160358420X
Size: 13.14 MB
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Passive Solar Architecture also discusses “greener” and more-sustainable building materials and how to use them, and explores the historical roots of green design that have made possible buildings that produce more energy and other ...

The Passive Solar House

Author: James Kachadorian
Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing
ISBN: 1603582401
Size: 34.26 MB
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Since The Passive Solar House was first published, passive solar construction expert James Kachadorian has perfected user-friendly, Windows-compatible software to supplement the design process explained in the book by allowing ...

Solar House

Author: Terry Galloway
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136366016
Size: 50.33 MB
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Covering the full life span of the project, from siting issues through specific design features to maintenance of the property and equipment, this is a comprehensive guide to designing, planning and building a solar house.

Passive Solar Retrofit

Author: Darryl J. Strickler
Size: 71.34 MB
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Offers advice on the analysis of a house's energy efficiency and supplies guidance in the design, installation, and maintenance of the various solar heating and cooling systems in a wide range of home styles

Solar Energy

Author: Garg & Prakash
Publisher: Tata McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 9780074636312
Size: 49.46 MB
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Chapter. S. Passive. Solar. House. Heating. and. Cooling. 8.1 INTRODUCTION
For solar heating of space, solar energy is to be collected, stored, and distributed
properly in the space to be heated. In an active solar space heating system, the
solar energy is collected using some kind of separate solar energy collectors.
Solar energy may be stored in sensible heat storage materials, in latent heat
storage materials, or in chemical reactions; and the energy is redistributed in the
space ...

The Building Environment

Author: Vaughn Bradshaw
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118010124
Size: 27.72 MB
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Solar Building Architecture (Solar Heat Technologies). MIT Press, 1990.
Anderson, Bruce. Passive Solar Design Handbook. Van Nostrand Reinhold
Company, 1998. Anderson, Bruce, and Malcolm Wells. Passive Solar Energy,
2nd ed. Brick House Publishing Company, 1996. Bennet, Robert. Sun Angles for
Design. Melrose Plantation Press, 1978. Chiras, Daniel D. The Solar House:
Passive Heating and Cooling. Chelsea Green Publishing Company, 2002.
Crosbie, Michael J. (editor) ...

Solar Home Heating Basics

Author: Dan Chiras
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 1550925083
Size: 47.27 MB
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Chapter 5: Understanding Solar Energy Chiras, Dan. Powerfrom the Sun. New
Society Publishers, 2009. Contains a detailed chapter on the Sun and solar
energy. Chapters 6 and 7: Passive Solar Heating Chiras, Daniel D.“Build a Solar
Home and Let the Sunshine in,” Mother Earth News 193, 74–81, 2002. A survey
of passive solar design principles and a case study showing the economics
ofpassive solar heating. _____. The Solar House: Passive Heating and Cooling.
Chelsea ...