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Title: SOLERAS - Solar Controlled Environment Agriculture Project. Final report, Volume 4. Saudi Engineering Solar Energy Applications System Design Study

SOLERAS - Solar Controlled Environment Agriculture Project. Final report, Volume 4. Saudi Engineering Solar Energy Applications System Design Study Literature summarizing a study on the Saudi Arabian solar controlled environment agriculture system is presented. Specifications and performance requirements for the system components are revealed. Detailed performance and cost analyses are used to determine the optimum design. A preliminary design of an engineering field test is included. Some weather data are provided for Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. (BCS)
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OSTI Identifier:5099293
Report Number(s):MRI/SOL-0800-04
ON: DE86001272
DOE Contract Number:AC02-83CH10093
Resource Type:Technical Report
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Resource Relation:Other Information: Portions of this document are illegible in microfiche products. Original copy available until stock is exhausted
Research Org:Midwest Research Inst., Kansas City, MO (USA)
Country of Publication:United States
Language:English
Subject: 14 SOLAR ENERGY; 15 GEOTHERMAL ENERGY; 32 ENERGY CONSERVATION, CONSUMPTION, AND UTILIZATION; GREENHOUSES; DESIGN; PERFORMANCE TESTING; AGRICULTURE; ARID LANDS; CONSTRUCTION; CONTROL SYSTEMS; DATA ACQUISITION SYSTEMS; DESALINATION; ECONOMICS; ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT; FIELD TESTS; IRRIGATION; MONITORING; RANKINE CYCLE; SAUDI ARABIA; SOLAR COOLING SYSTEMS; SOLAR PONDS; SOLAR RADIATION; SPECIFICATIONS; ASIA; BUILDINGS; DEMINERALIZATION; EQUIPMENT; INDUSTRY; PONDS; RADIATIONS; SEPARATION PROCESSES; SOLAR COLLECTORS; SOLAR EQUIPMENT; STELLAR RADIATION; SURFACE WATERS; TESTING; THERMODYNAMIC CYCLES Geothermal Legacy 140901* -- Solar Thermal Utilization-- Space Heating & Cooling; 141000 -- Solar Collectors & Concentrators; 151000 -- Geothermal Energy-- Direct Energy Utilization; 320300 -- Energy Conservation, Consumption, & Utilization-- Industrial & Agricultural Processes