Tap the Sun
Passive Solar Techniques and Home DesignsBook - 1998
The only Canadian guide of its kind covers all aspects to consider with respect to passive solar houses and techniques: solar radiation, solar energy collection and window performance, heat storage and distribution, shading and summer comfort, window selection considerations, design integration, site planning and overheating. The CD-ROM contains database of window manufacturers and products, program that estimates appropriate window area for a house, and more.
Publisher: Ottawa : Canada Housing and Mortgage Corporation, c1998.
Edition: Second edition
Branch Call Number: 690.8370472 Jon
Characteristics: 117 pages : illustrations (some color), maps + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Alternative Title: Passive solar techniques and home designs