Solar Energy in the 80s

Solar Energy in the 80s

Proceedings of the Conference on Solar Energy Held in London, 14-15 January 1980

1st Edition - January 1, 1981

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  • Editor: Costis Stambolis
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483145273

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Solar Energy in the 80s covers the proceedings of the Conference on Solar Energy held in London. The book presents papers that discuss issues concerning the decision-making aspect of solar energy technology. The text outlines the technological options of various solar energy technologies, such as the system, equipment level of investment, sales policy, operational conditions service, legal and social aspects, and economic subsidies. The book will be of great interest to individuals who require a good overview of different technology that utilizes solar energy.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction

    Past, Present and Future Developments in Solar Energy - A Personal View

    Energy From Biomass - Solar Energy Through Biology

    Solar Prospects for the UK and the EEC

    The Role of Solar Energy and Energy Conservation

    The Low Energy Adaptable Dwelling (Lead) Project

    Every Man's Solar Energy

    Considerations for Establishing the Durability of Solar Absorber Surface Coatings

    State Police Barracks at Bagnols-Sur-Ceze with Solar Hot Water and Solar Space Heating Systems

    An Overview of Work Carried out by Solar Energy Developments

    Establishing a Community of Solar Heated Homes

    Solar Architecture in Colorado on the Threshold of the 80's

    Solar Energy Applications in Greece

    Some Solar Energy Projects in India

    Solar Passive Houses in Ladakh (N. India)

    Solar Powered Systems: Short Review of Solar Powered Facilities and Components Developed by Dornier System

    Solar Power Generation by Solar Ponds

    Photovoltaic Conversion of Solar Energy in the 80's

    The Department of Energy's Solar Energy Research and Development Program

    US International Commercialization Programs for Solar Energy

    UNESCO's Solar Energy Activities in Developing Countries

    Power to the People

    Solar Energy Utilization and Its Implications for Trade Unions

    Index of Contributors

Product details

  • No. of pages: 246
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Pergamon 1981
  • Published: January 1, 1981
  • Imprint: Pergamon
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483145273

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Costis Stambolis

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