This case study from Skyline Innovations, Inc. discusses a rooftop solar thermal water heating system for a 267 unit high-rise multifamily building in Washington, D.C. The system was installed and is operated under a price-indexed power purchase agreement and is being used to offset the building’s use of natural gas.
New York is one of the top five states in the U.S. for solar thermal water heating systems. Bright Power, Inc. set out to test different solar thermal systems in various regions of New York to determine which system perform the best in each locale. This presentation shares the results of their research.
Check out here the fourth of Solarthermalworld.org's video interviews from SHC 2013 in Freiburg, Germany. Katharina Resch, Assistant Professor at the University of Leoben, a discusses bio plastics for Solar Thermal Applications.