A Solar Pond For Air Conditioning A Small Family House In Qatar

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contributor.author Kamal, W. A. en_US
date.accessioned 2009-11-25T13:03:45Z en_US
date.available 2009-11-25T13:03:45Z en_US
date.issued 1992 en_US
identifier.citation Engineering Journal of Qatar University, 1992, Vol. 5, Pages 163-176. en_US
identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10576/7851 en_US
description.abstract The concept of using a solar pond to provide air conditioning for a typical small family Qatari house is developed. Though the idea seems appealing for a number of reasons, the design study shows it to he technically feasible but not cost effective. To meet 100% of the cooling load from March till December, the solar pond area needed is 4-5 times the floor area of the air-conditioned space. For space cooling, solar energy cannot compete with conventional sources at today's oil prices. en_US
language.iso en en_US
publisher Qatar University en_US
subject Engineering: Research Teaching en_US
title A Solar Pond For Air Conditioning A Small Family House In Qatar en_US
type Article en_US
identifier.pagination 163-176 en_US
identifier.volume 5 en_US


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