TITLE

New Options Make Passive Design Even More Valuable

AUTHOR(S)
Andrews, Stephen B.
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Solar Today;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the author's house that used a passive solar design in Westcliffe, Colorado. The house was constructed in 1999-2003. It presents an option on how to build an energy efficient house that gets its energy from renewable energy sources. The house is located 10,000 feet above Westcliffe and it is positioned in a west-sloping site. A photovoltaic system and a wind generator supplies electricity to the house. Using the two systems are more effective or efficient than just using one.
ACCESSION #
22311044

 

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