What is solar water heating?

Answer Solar water heaters can save energy costs by using solar energy to heat a water system through either active or passive circulation methods.DescriptionThe U.S. Department of Energy describes a sola... Read More »

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DIY: Passive Solar Water Heating?

Harnessing thermal energy from the sun is one of the most sustainable methods for heating water in a home. A solar thermal water heater is basically a solar collector built around a radiator. Cold ... Read More »

Solar Water Heating Loop Vs. Batch System?

Domestic water is the water you use to wash dishes, clothing and take care of sanitary needs. In fact, the Arizona Solar Center estimates that every person in the U.S. uses between 15 to 30 gallons... Read More »

My boiler isn't heating the hot water or central heating?

Sounds like what happens to me if I run out of oil before I get a fill. The cause is an airlock in the pipe between the oil tank and the boiler. It usually causes the lockout light on my boiler t... Read More »

How much does solar heating cost?

According to a 2007 Cost Helper survey, solar heating costs range from $25,000 up to $100,000 or more, depending on the size of the building you're heating. If you install a single-room system your... Read More »