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  • Singapore: Fair Competition between Solar Thermal and Photovoltaics

    Singapore: Fair Competition between Solar Thermal and Photovoltaics

    Solar thermal technology has still a long way to go in Southeast Asia before being recognised as the reliable and valuable alternative energy source it is appreciated for in other parts of the world. Solar heating and cooling technology did not play a major role at Singapore’s Clean Energy...

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  • Singapore: Solar Desalination Unit incorporated into a Container

    Singapore: Solar Desalination Unit incorporated into a Container

    At the beginning of July, memsys clearwater distribution Pte. Ltd. and Nanyang Technological University presented a new desalination technology at the Singapore International Water Week. Besides several industrial applications, the small and mobile technology, which uses solar thermal panel...

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  • Taiwan: National Athletic Games in solar-heated Pools

    Taiwan: National Athletic Games in solar-heated Pools

    Both the National High School Athletic Games (April 2011) and the National Intercollegiate Athletics (May 2011) were held at the National Chung Hsing University (NCHU) located in Taichung City, Taiwan. To prepare for these important events, 691 m² of collector area were set up, heating...

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  • “Made in Taiwan is a brand name which still sells”

    “Made in Taiwan is a brand name which still sells”

    Taiwan remains a country strongly dominated by flat plate collectors. Solarthermalworld.org spoke with local solar thermal manufacturers and planners about the advantages of the technology in comparison to vacuum tubes. The photo shows an installation at the elementary school in the...

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