solar thermal

Mechanical Hub friend and contributor, Bob ‘Hot Rod’ Rohr, visits some very unique places in the country, and around the world. As training and education manager for Caleffi North America, his job affords him the opportunity of meeting with contractors, suppliers, engineers and reps as he offers his expertise and knowledge and applies it to Read more

Wilmington, Del. — DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products collaborated with Skyline Innovations, Inc. to launch the company’s first solar thermal installation using a heat transfer fluid based on Susterra® 1,3-propanediol. Susterra® propanediol offers solar thermal equipment owners a high performing, biobased glycol which can improve energy efficiency and reduce maintenance costs. Susterra® is certified Read more

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the 2013 recipients of EPA’s People, Prosperity and the Planet (P3) Phase I grants. Northern Arizona University received a $15,000 grant to design an ultra-low cost, non-polluting solar water heating system for consumer use. Forty teams of graduate and undergraduate students from across the country are each Read more