ERIC Number: ED270292
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Build a Solar Greenhouse.
Conservation and Renewable Energy Inquiry and Referral Service (DOE), Silver Spring, MD.
Attached solar greenhouses are relatively inexpensive and easy to build; they can provide additional heat to homes all winter as well as fresh vegetables and flowers. This bulletin: (1) describes the characteristics of a solar greenhouse; (2) provides a checklist of five items to consider before building a solar greenhouse; (3) describes the four basic solar greenhouse components (footings, framing, glazing, and heat storage); and (4) lists step-by-step procedures for the construction of a typical greenhouse. (JN)
Publication Type: Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Conservation and Renewable Energy Inquiry and Referral Service (DOE), Silver Spring, MD.
Note: For other bulletins in this series, see SE 046 433-441 and SE 046 444.