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Introduction to Solar Water Heating - CESA 0178

Training / Education
May 24 2019 - 8:30am to May 26 2019 - 4:30pm

CESA 0178 – Introduction to Solar Water Heating

Location: BBY SE01 220

Time: 8:30 am to 4:30pm

Date:  May 24-26, 2019


This weekend-long course introduces solar water heating technology and its common applications  including swimming pools, domestic hot water and hydronic heating. Participants will be introduced to main classes of solar collectors including glazed, unglazed and evacuated tubes. They will be taught how to assess the solar resource at a particular site and understand how various siting issues may affect system performance. The course will review the most common types of systems and their components including performance estimates to enable appropriate sizing of systems. Participants will also learn installation basics and what decisions can help effectively implement common systems in today’s solar technology market