ERIC Number: ED193084
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-May
Reference Count: 0
Installation Guidelines for Solar DHW Systems in One- and Two-Family Dwellings. Second Edition.
Hollander, Peter; And Others
Described are some of the better techniques for installing solar domestic hot water (DHW) systems. By using these guidelines, along with the manufacturer's manual, professional installation contractors and skilled homeowners should be able to install and fill a solar DHW system. Among the topics considered are system layouts, siting, mounting procedures, pipes, insulation, heat exchangers, system controls, and safety. The manual also contains maintenance suggestions and an installation checklist. (WB)
Descriptors: Buildings, Construction (Process), Energy, Energy Conservation, Heating, Housing, Resource Materials, Solar Radiation, Structural Elements (Construction), Technical Education, Utilities
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402 (Stock No. 023-000-00520-4; $4.00).
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, DC. Office of Policy Development and Research.; Department of Energy, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Franklin Research Center, Philadelphia, PA.