flat-plate collector


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flat′-plate` collec′tor


n.
a type of solar collector consisting of a series of flat glass plates that absorb solar energy.
[1975–80]
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According to his report, a thermosyphon system suitable for Mali consists of one flat-plate collector panel 1.
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For a flat-plate solar-thermal collector the efficiency rises to 50% and for a Frensel concentrating flat-plate collector the efficiency is upwards of 65%.
2] of flat-plate collector tilted 22[degrees] from the horizontal and a 4 [m.
Optimization of Tank and Flat-plate Collector of Solar Water Heating System for Single-Family Households to Assure Economic Efficiency through the TRNSYS Program, Renewable Energy, 31(10): 1581-1595.
Flat-plate collector panels come in a variety of sizes including 3'x 8', 4'x 8', and 4'x 10'.
PROPERTY AND PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS FOR THERMOTROPIC LAYERS TO PREVENT OVERHEATING IN AN ALL POLYMERIC FLAT-PLATE COLLECTOR.
The system consists of 232 Viessmann solar flat-plate collectors, two Vitoplex gas-fired hot water boilers, five 5000 litre stainless steel domestic hot water storage tanks, and five Vitotrans 222 heat exchangers, all of which combine to provide hot water for the 363 bedrooms and restaurant kitchens in the resort.
Flat-plate collectors have been around since before any of us were born.
Methods to increase the solar energy yield for PV and thermal flat-plate collectors (FPC) have to be studied.