Solar Energy: Fundamentals and Applications

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Tata McGraw-Hill Education, 2000 - Solar energy - 434 pages
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The main focus of this book is related to the basic concepts of solar radiation in detail.Contents of flat plate and concentric collectors are found to be useful in design considerations.

Contents

Solar Radiation
1
Flat Plate Collectors
46
ASHRAE Standard 9377
112
Solar Concentrating Collectors
116
Solar Water Heating
141
Solar Cookers
166
Solar Desalination
176
Solar Drying of Food
191
Solar Greenhouses
265
Solar Refrigeration and Air Conditioning
282
Solar Furnaces
304
Solar ThermoMechanical Power
314
Solar Powered Thermal Water Pump
342
Solar Thermal Energy Storage
351
Solar Photovoltaics
370
Economic Analysis
412

Chapter 8
215
Solar Energy for Industrial Process Heat
228
Active Systems
242
Appendix Heat Transfer
418
Author Index
426
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