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Solar water heater Components

Solar water heater Components

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Published by: Ram Krishna Singh on Jul 16, 2010
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Basic Components of Good Solar Hot WaterSystems
 Tri Ratna Bajracharya, Ph.D.Center for Energy Studies (CES)Institute of Engineering/TUPulchowk, Lalitpur
Tribhuvan UniversityInstitute of Engineering
Lecture 2: Solar Thermal Technology
  c  o   l   l  e  c  t  o  r
heat storageheattransportsystemheatexchanger cold water supplyconnection tohot water tap
  p  u  m  p
control unit power supplywith insulation
expansionvessel backup heater thermostatair releasevalve
(8 atm)
     c        h     e      c        k     v      a        l     v      e 
Forced-flow versus natural circulationSHW systems
forced flow
better performance
can be installed in large systems
allows independent location of collector and hot water tank
requires more components
needs electrical energy for pumping and control
is more expensive
natural circulation
simple and require less components
work without active control equipment
not suitable for large systems
less efficient
storage tank must be located above the collec

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