Chapter 4. Solar Cooling

  1. Ursula Eicker

Published Online: 19 SEP 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470868341.ch4

Solar Technologies for Buildings

Solar Technologies for Buildings

How to Cite

Eicker, U. (2003) Solar Cooling, in Solar Technologies for Buildings, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470868341.ch4

Author Information

  1. University of Applied Sciences, Stuttgart, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 SEP 2005
  2. Published Print: 6 JUN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471486374

Online ISBN: 9780470868348

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Keywords:

  • solar cooling;
  • adsorption technology;
  • coefficient of performance (COP);
  • desiccant cooling systems (DCS);
  • dehumidifying efficiency;
  • regenerative heat exchanger;
  • absorption refrigeration technologies;
  • rectification heat;
  • photovoltaically (PV) produced electricity

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Open cycle desiccant cooling

  • Closed cycle adsorption cooling

  • Absorption cooling technology