I will probably build a solar panel with layers of black screen. My question is, I have a patio door with a thermal pane in it. Could this be used for the glass cover of the collector?
Can I use a solar thermal water heater to heat my pool in the summer and the floor of the garage that I am going to build?
Posted by Bill Loucks Oct. 5, 2019 Solar thermal collectors 2 responses
Can a solar thermal air system be coupled to an HRV for heating incoming fresh air?
Posted by Brian Billings March 21, 2019 Solar thermal collectors 1 response
Is solar air heating for a floor as efficient as solar hydronic?
Posted by Ryan Johnson Dec. 7, 2020 Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 2 responses
Do I need CSA Approval to Build and Sell Solar Air Heaters?
Posted by Nathan Mackay Aug. 7, 2018 Solar thermal collectors 1 response
Which is the best way of solar heating an indoor public swimming pool to save operating costs?
Posted by Ιωάννης Σταυρόπουλος March 29, 2020 Solar thermal collectors 1 response
Will evacuated thermal solar tubes work for a greenhouse in winter?
Posted by Solus Lee Una Feb. 22, 2021 Greenhouses and Sunrooms / Solariums 1 response
Can south facing windows and glass doors, double glazed, be used to collect passive solar heat?
Posted by Sue Whall June 5, 2020 Passive solar home design 2 responses
Is there an update on your demo house solar air heater?
Posted by dean c Oct. 24, 2020 Concept and design 2 responses
What flooring options work with a passive solar design?
Posted by Christopher Dunn Feb. 23, 2020 Passive solar home design 1 response
Can you help with passive solar greenhouse exterior wall details?
Posted by Rick Carter Aug. 11, 2020 Greenhouses and Sunrooms / Solariums 1 response
What are the most cost-effective green building strategies in new home construction?
Posted by M T Nov. 4, 2019 Concept and design 3 responses
What is the best way to do a radiant floor in an off grid house?
Posted by Julien Comtois Oct. 2, 2021 Heating and cooling 6 responses
Can I use thermal evacuated tubing with your radiant AIR system in a raft slab?
Posted by kathryn saunders Jan. 20, 2023 Renewable energy 1 response
How do you calculate window height and location for passive solar heating?
Posted by Daniel Gardener Sept. 12, 2019 Passive solar home design 1 response
Are there any updates on the progress of the second demonstration house?
Posted by dean c April 30, 2019 Solar thermal collectors 2 responses
Should I install two small electric hot water heaters - or one big one?
Posted by Shaun B June 28, 2019 Hot water 2 responses
Should I use Tesla Solar Tiles instead of mounted solar panels?
Posted by Philip Benson March 10, 2021 Solar photovoltaic 1 response
What are the options for radiant heat with a slab on grade?
Posted by August Wehrmann Feb. 3, 2019 Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 1 response
Should I be considering 66 or 80 gallon heat pump water heater?
Posted by Greg Anderson Dec. 19, 2018 Plumbing and water heaters 1 response