Solar thermal energy systems involve the collection of solar energy for heating purposes. Such systems can be active or passive and heat your home in different ways. To learn more about solar thermal energy, choose from the following articles we have produced on this topic.
If you are looking for information on concentrated solar power/solar thermal power then we have a section dedicated to this subject here.
The Difference Between Active and Passive Solar Energy
What’s the between active and passive solar energy systems? This article looks at both types, comparing the two to give you a better understanding of the subject.
What is Passive Solar Energy?
What is passive solar energy? This article explains all and offers an insight into how passive solar heating works and how passive buildings are designed.
What is Active Solar Energy?
What is active solar energy and how does it work? Read this article to learn more about the topic.
The Difference Between Solar PV & Solar Thermal Energy
Learn about the differences between solar PV and solar thermal energy systems. This article will help you distinguish between the two.
Pros & Cons of Solar Thermal Energy
This article looks at the different pros and cons of solar thermal energy, in contrast to solar PV.
Homemade Solar Pool Heaters
Find out how a homemade solar pool heater can provide a low-cost means of heating your swimming pool all year round.
Solar Hot Water Heating Systems
Have you ever wondered what solar hot water heating systems can mean for your home? This article provides a deeper look at these systems in general.
Hot Water Solar Panels
Discover how we can heat water from solar energy via the use of a hot water solar panel.