Solar Thermal Collectors and Applications
Written by Soteris A. Kalogirou
Published in Progress in Energy and Combustion Science: Feb 2004
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Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
  1. Solar Collectors

1. Introduction

History of Solar Energy

2. Solar Collectors

Solar collector = device absorbs incoming solar radiation, converts it to heat and passes it along to a fluid (ex. water, air, oil)

Stationary Collectors

Sun tracking concentrating collectors