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: 2nd ed.
Branch Call Number: 690.837 TAP
Characteristics: 117 p. : ill + 1 computer laser optical disk (4 3/4 in.).
Alternative Title: Passive solar house designs for Canada