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passive Solar Guide



Passive Solar Design Guide

Our 55 page passive solar design guides gives you all the required information you need to design a passive solar house. In adddition to dozens of illustrations, topics include


  • Solar Energy Basics
  • Energy Density
  • Radiation and Surfaces
  • Solar Absorption
  • Heat Conduction
  • Heat Transfer
  • Passive Solar Heating
  • Direct Gain Sysyems
  • Indirect Gain Systems
  • Isolated Gain Systems
  • Passive Solar Guidelines
  • Solar Orientation
  • Clerestories & Skylights
  • Indirect Gain Solar Storage
  • Greenhouses
  • Roof Ponds
  • Hybrid Systems
  • Solar Shading Guidelines
  • Passive Solar Heating



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