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Solar Water Heating Systems

Proceedings of the Workshop on Solar Water Heating Systems New Delhi, India 6–10 May, 1985

  • H. P. Garg

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Maheshwar Dayal
    Pages 1-4
  3. Anna Mani
    Pages 15-35
  4. H. P. Garg
    Pages 37-59
  5. Arun G. Joshi
    Pages 85-91
  6. S. P. Sukhatme
    Pages 113-123
  7. B. C. Raychaudhuri
    Pages 133-151
  8. L. K. Malhotra, K. L. Chopra
    Pages 169-178
  9. R. S. Parmar
    Pages 231-242
  10. N. K. Bansal, V. K. Sharma
    Pages 243-256
  11. N. K. Bansal, Jugal Kishor
    Pages 257-277
  12. D. P. Agrawal
    Pages 279-289
  13. Ashok Malhotra
    Pages 291-298
  14. S. S. Mathur, N. K. Bansal
    Pages 299-326
  15. M. S. Ramaprasad, Sudhir Mohan
    Pages 361-369
  16. C. L. Gupta
    Pages 371-381
  17. A. K. Sharma, M. S. Sodha
    Pages 383-397
  18. Arvind Goyal, Ashvini Kumar, M. S. Sodha
    Pages 399-416
  19. Back Matter
    Pages 417-423

About these proceedings

Introduction

H.P. Garg Centre of Energy Studies Indian Institute of Technology Hauz Khas, New Delhi 110 016 India Heating of water using solar energy is not new and by using a little science and technology in it, the solar energy can be utilized more effectively and economically for heating the water both for domestic and industrial applications. Solar Water Heaters are popular for the last three decades in countries like USA, Australia, Israel, Japan, India. This is the only solar energy application which is commercially, technic­ ally and economically viable and has been studied for more than 30 years in many countries. Technical advances in solar water heating have been very rapid in the last 30 years. These are becoming popular not only for domestic use but for large establishments like hostels, hotels, hospitals, industries such as Textile, Paper and Food Processing and even in heating of swimming pools in winter. In few instances the cost of solar water heating systems may be higher than those operated by electricity, gas or other fuel but over a period of time this is more than recovered by the savings in the cost of operations and maintenance.

Keywords

Solar collector Solar energy heat transfer materials solar radiation

Editors and affiliations

  • H. P. Garg
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre of Energy StudiesIndian Institute Of TechnologyNew DelhiIndia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-009-5480-9
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1986
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-8920-3
  • Online ISBN 978-94-009-5480-9
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