Active solar water heater

Active solar water heater

Heat from the sun is absorbed by collectors and transferred by pumps to a storage unit. The heated fluid in the storage unit conveys its heat to the domestic hot water of the house through a heat exchanger. Controls regulating the operation are needed.
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Based on the various product segments the market can be categorise in two broad categories namely active solar water heater and passive solar water heater.
Solar water heaters, such as the new Rheem SolPak(R) active solar water heater, qualify for a tax credit of 30 percent of the installed cost, with no cap.
A closed loop active solar water heater is made up of collectors, heat transfer fluid, circulating pump, heat exchanger, and a storage tank.