Solar Cooling Systems Abbeville LA

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F & R Air Cond & Htg Co
(337) 893-5646
119 S John Hardy Dr
Abbeville , LA
 
Tims Air Cond & Refrig Inc
(337) 839-2562
231 Thru Way Park
Broussard , LA
 
Air Source One
(337) 984-6541
535 Ole Colony Rd
Lafayette , LA
 
Licensed to Chill Inc
(225) 752-7783
17385 South Harrells Ferry Road
Baton Rouge , LA
 
Lopez Advanced Ref Inc
(504) 486-2314
3237 Main Ave
Kenner , LA
 
Landrys A/C
(337) 654-1204
3115 Olias Rd
Erath , LA
 
A/C Sales
(337) 234-2345
813 Cajundome Blvd
Lafayette , LA
 
Metro Electric & Generators
(337) 232-3539
510 Eraste Landry Rd
Lafayette , LA
 
A/C & Htg Specialists Inc
(504) 366-6969
1209 Kepler St
Gretna , LA
 
Bobs Htg & Air Cond Serv Inc
(985) 384-0283
3760 5th St
Berwick , LA
 

Solar Cooling

It's a bit of a strange idea to think of using the sun to cool your home or business, but in fact, absorption cooling was the first type of air conditioning. Absorption cooling is still practical for remote homes in places where there is an excess of heat energy available. A home in the desert would be an ideal place to use absorption cooling via solar energy.

In absorption cooling, heat drives the system, instead of electricity. Two basic types of systems are:

  • single-stage systems, which are driven by any warm fluid (not necessarily water) heated to between 180 and 250 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • two-stage systems work at around 140 degrees Fahrenheit. These can use low temperature solar energy to "pre-heat" the air. A high-temperature energy source (e.g. natural gas or oil) is used in the second cooling stage.

Desiccant coolers are the other very popular style of solar cooling. Desiccant coolers remove moisture from air. This does not actually cool the air but reduces the humidity, making it seem cooler. These are often used in combination with other types of solar coolers such as vapor compression or evaporative, which really do lower temperature.

  • vapor compression cooling uses solar thermal energy to operate a Rankin cycle heat engine.
  • evaporative cooling uses a mechanical device that takes the heat from the outside air and uses this to evaporate water held in pads inside the cooling unit. This 'sucks' heat out of the air and the cooled air is blow...

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