Explain the functioning of the solar house heating system?

Difficulty: Medium

Solar house heating:

Complete solar house heating systems are successfully used in areas with a minimum amount of sunshine in winter. A heating system consists of:

  1. A collector
  2. A storage device
  3. A distribution system


Working on solar heating system:

A Solar solar collector is made of glass panels over blank metal plates. The plates absorb the Sun's energy which heats a liquid flowing in the pipes at the back of the collector. The hot water can be used for cooking, washing, and heating the buildings.


Uses of solar energy:

Solar energy is used in solar cookers, solar distillation plants, solar powerplantst, etc.