Solar Cooling Systems Bountiful UT

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Craigs Superior Appl Htg & Clg Inc
(801) 295-3357
315 North 200 W
Bountiful , UT
 
Call Climate Services LLC
(801) 298-4810
905 S Frontage Rd
Centerville , UT
 
High Country HVAC Inc
(801) 292-9841
1306 N 1700 West
Farmington , UT
 
Air Comfort Htg & Air Cond
(801) 466-3583
145 W 2950 South
Salt Lake City , UT
 
C M C Heating & A/C
(801) 484-4131
560 West 3560 South
Salt Lake City , UT
 
Anglers HVAC Inc
(801) 296-9005
709 N 400 W Suite 4
North Salt Lake , UT
 
Ralph Ponds Plumbing & Radiant
(801) 295-7989
189 N Hwy 89
North Salt Lake , UT
 
Comfort Systems USA (Intermtn)
(801) 907-6700
2035 S Milestone Dr Suite A
Salt Lake City , UT
 
Neerings Plumbing & Htg Inc
(801) 467-3951
3495 S 300 W
Salt Lake City , UT
 
Wall Service Inc
(801) 975-7078
2850 S Redwood Rd Ste 8
West Valley City , UT
 

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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