Stocking up for winter

Excell, Jon
August 2005
Engineer (00137758);8/8/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7681, p12
Reports on the trials conducted on a solar-powered under-road heating system that could be used to de-ice roads and heat buildings in Great Britain. Discussion initiated by the developer with an airport operator over the possible use of the technology on runways; Mechanism on how the technology heats water; Investigation on the use of the heat differential between a building and the stored energy to provide a cooling effect during the summer.


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