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Small Solar Thermal Collector (STC)
Advantages *Does not emit any greenhouse gases *Can be extremely cost effective in suitable environments *Many governments have incentives for installation  +
Annual Degradation Rate in EfficiencyMax 5  +
Annual Degradation Rate in EfficiencyMin 1  +
Annual Produced EnergyMax 544  +
Annual Produced EnergyMin 358  +
Application barriers *Unreliable *Day time dependant  +
Class Renewable Energies  + , RES  +
Description Solar water heating is the conversion of sunlight into renewable energy for water heating using a solar thermal collector. Solar heating panels are most often part of a water heater, but they can also warm air as part of a home heating system.  +
DimensionsMax 203.7/113.7/8.0  +
DimensionsMin 201.6/98.5/7.7  +
Disadvantages *Sensitive to environmental conditions *High upfront cost *Diminishing lifetime performance  +
Gross Collector AreaMax 2.32  +
Gross Collector AreaMin 1.99  +
Importance 1  + , 4  +
Investment CostMax 6000  +
Investment CostMin 2000  +
Life ExpectancyMin 15  +
Net Aperture AreaMax 2.244  +
Net Aperture AreaMin 1.874  +
Operating EfficiencyMax 90  +
Operating EfficiencyMin 80  +
Peak PowerMax 1745  +
Peak PowerMin 670  +
Quantity of ModulesMin 1  +
Relevence 3  + , 5  +
Stagnation TemperatureMax 220  +
Stagnation TemperatureMin 184  +
Tank CapacityMax 300  +
Tank CapacityMin 150  +
WeightMax 53  +
WeightMin 33  +
Working Pressure of the SystemMax 7  +
Working Pressure of the SystemMin 5  +
Categories Energy Generation  + , Renewable Energies  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 28 February 2017 19:33:26  +
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