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Desalination Solar Structure Rendering

The Teatro Agua Solar Desalination Plant is proposed by Grimshaw Architects for Canary Islands in Spain. It has a series of evaporators and condensers, using the heat of the sun to produce potable water from seawater. The design incorporates a desalination method with a publicly accessible venue for the performing arts.  ©2011 Grimshaw Architects




Desalination Using the Power of the Sun

Solar desalination is a technique to remove salts from water - usually seawater - using solar energy to make the water potable. Desalination has become important in supplying the world’s drinking water; In the middle of the 20th century, there ...more


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Energy Modeling Software Tools Directory (USA)

Many of these tools are free to use and help with thermal design, acoustics, heating, cooling, heat loss and gain, daylighting, shading, energy ...more


R-Values Table for Materials

Chart of all materials types, their thickness and R-value

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RESFEN 5.0

A computer tool such as RESFEN can help consumers and builders pick the most energy-efficient and cost-effective window for a given application, ...more


Emissivity of Materials Chart

Average emissivity values have been taken from various sources and are presented for reference only. Please refer to the EOI primer on emissivity ...more


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Saving Energy at Home 2018

Saving energy saves money and makes solar or any power go farther! Vivint Solar provides these tips for being more efficient in using energy at ...more


Sustainable Business (USA)

Sustainable Business is a website resource that provides the following services toward a restorative economy: Daily Green Business News: concise ...more


Auckland Rooftop Solar Resources (New Zealand)

1) An average Auckland household consumes about 7000 kWh of electricity a year - what's your consumption?

2) Find your roof and click on ...more


Building Energy (Vermont, USA)

Building Energy is a solar, weatherization and energy efficiency construction company based out of Williston, Vermont, USA.

For commercial ...more


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