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Second U.K. Passive Solar Conference

U.K. Passive Solar Conference

Second U.K. Passive Solar Conference

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Published by UK-ISES in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Solar energy -- Passive systems -- Congresses.,
  • Solar heating -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statementorganised by the UK Section of the International Solar Energy Society (UK-ISES) at the Royal Institution of British Architects (RIBA), November 10, 1981.
    SeriesConference,, C27, Conference proceedings of the U.K. Section ;, C27.
    ContributionsInternational Solar Energy Society. UK Section.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTH7413 .U17 1981
    The Physical Object
    Pagination81 p. :
    Number of Pages81
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3045665M
    ISBN 100904963284
    LC Control Number82138604

      Solar access requirements constitute a significant aspect for the performance of buildings and for the image of cities. The solar envelope is a method used during the schematic design phase to determine the maximum volume that buildings cannot exceed to guarantee good access to direct sunlight in streets and on neighboring facades. However, two major shortcomings exist that prohibit the use of. 20 Solar Electric Handbook: Photovoltaic Fundamentals and Applications Photovoltaics or Solar Electricity Solar electric systems, commonly called photovoltaic (PV) systems, transform light from the sun directly into electricity—without any moving parts. They are used in a wide range of locations, on any scale, and work reliably for decades. SPIE books relate to optics and photonics topics including electronic imaging, optical design and engineering, biomedical optics, and lasers and sources. An Analytical Study of Passive Solar Energy and Mass Storage: Observations from A Test Building in Fairbanks, Alaska. Research Report to Fairbanks: Alaska Department of Transportation Public Facilities, Research Section. 42 pp. plus appendices. Edward Mazria, The Passive Solar Energy Handbook Book. Rodale Press. Kreider and Kreith,


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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings Congresses: Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: U.K. Passive Solar.

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