Accession Number : ADA135539

Title :   Simplified Preliminary Economic Analysis for Passive Solar Heating.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE INST OF TECH WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH SCHOOL OF SYSTEMS AND LOGISTICS

Personal Author(s) : Baldetti,P J ; Lockard,M A

PDF Url : ADA135539

Report Date : Sep 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 351

Abstract : This report establishes economic feasibility criteria for considering the use of passive solar design. In light of the growing cost of supplying the energy demands of the Air Force, a method is needed to simplify the adaptation of passive solar heating and cooling in future building construction.

Descriptors :   *Solar heating, *Passive systems, *Economic analysis, Air Force facilities, Energy consumption, Systems engineering, Solar energy, Radiators(Heating and Cooling), Life cycle costs, Buildings, Construction, Methodology, Feasibility studies, Theses

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Air Condition, Heating, Lighting & Ventilating
      Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE