Common household uses of hot water like bathing, cleaning and washing are mainly covered under the heading Domestic applications. The required temperature of hot water for these application ranges between 30 to 60OC. This temperature is easily generated with the help of standard solar collectors Viz Flat plate collectors and ETC tube collectors.
Flat Plate Collector
Homes, offices, hotels, hospitals, Hostels and Barracks are some of the establishments where we need to install Solar heating systems for domestic applications
Typical hot water Usage in Domestic Sector
|Dormitory / Hotels||40L/day/person|
|Motel / hostels||45L /day/unit|
|School||5 L /day/student|