ERIC Number: ED270293
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Solar Energy and You.
Conservation and Renewable Energy Inquiry and Referral Service (DOE), Silver Spring, MD.
This booklet provides an introduction to solar energy by discussing: (1) how a home is heated; (2) how solar energy can help in the heating process; (3) the characteristics of passive solar houses; (4) the characteristics of active solar houses; (5) how solar heat is stored; and (6) other uses of solar energy. Also provided are 10 questions to answer (based on the readings), five additional questions to answer (which require additional information), and information on how heat moves. (JN)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Guides - Classroom - Learner
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.