Domestic Solar Energy: A Guide for the Home Owner

Domestic Solar Energy: A Guide for the Home Owner

Harper, G

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  • 9781847970602
  • Hardback
  • English
  • 128
  • The Crowood Press Ltd
  • Apr 2009
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Domestic Solar Energy is brimming with advice and information that will be of value to all those who are interested in making the optimum use of solar energy in the home. The author considers the impact of global warming and the international energy crisis before explaining how the home owner can evaluate the energy performance of his, or her, house and make better use of natural lighting. All aspects are covered of the installation of photovoltaic cells to a residential property using solar power to produce domestic electricity and to heat water. The costs are calculated and the benefits of installing a solar energy system are assessed.