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Title: Solar heating and cooling of buildings: activities of the private sector of the building community and its perceived needs relative to increased activity

A description of the state of affairs existing in the private sector of the building community between mid-1974 and mid-1975 with regard to solar heating and cooling of buildings is presentd. Also, information on the needs perceived by the private sector with regard to governmental actions (besides research) required to induce widespread application of solar energy for the heating and cooling of buildings is given. The information is based on surveys, data obtained at workshops, sales literature of manufacturers, symposia, and miscellaneous correspondence. Selected interests and projects of individuals and organizations are described. (WHK)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
7108742
Report Number(s):
COO-2697-76/2
DOE Contract Number:
EY-76-C-02-2697
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Research Org:
National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC (USA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
14 SOLAR ENERGY; BUILDINGS; SOLAR AIR CONDITIONING; SOLAR SPACE HEATING; SOLAR AIR CONDITIONERS; COMMERCIALIZATION; SOLAR HEATING SYSTEMS; SOLAR COOLING SYSTEMS; AIR CONDITIONERS; AIR CONDITIONING; APPLIANCES; ELECTRIC APPLIANCES; GAS APPLIANCES; HEATING; HEATING SYSTEMS; SOLAR HEATING; SPACE HEATING 140901* -- Solar Thermal Utilization-- Space Heating & Cooling