heat storage


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heat storage

[′hēt ‚stȯr·ij]
(oceanography)
The tendency of the ocean to act as a heat reservoir; results in smaller daily and annual variations in temperature over the sea.

heat storage

The storage of solar energy during the day, when it is often abundant, for use at a later time.
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Gemasolar is a pioneering plant that applies, in a commercial scale, central tower receiver and heat storage technology using molten salts, as well as numerous technological solutions developed by SENER, a leader in the global Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) market.
There's huge opportunity in our timber stocks to manufacture these heat storage panels and create local jobs to boot.
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Its designed heat storage is 15 hours, thus, it can guarantee stable, continual power generation," said group board chair Wu Longyi.
The aim was to develop an efficient heat storage range which would make use of the water turbine installed by the inventor and Mill's owner, Ossie Goring.
Also cost-ecient, the latest wood-burning systems are capable of cooking, whole-house heating, hot water and heat storage.
Also cost-efficient, the latest wood-burning systems are capable of cooking, whole-house heating, hot water and heat storage.
Latent heat storage is one of the most efficient methods for storing thermal energy because it can store and release considerably high amounts of energy at almost constant temperature.
Caption: What lies below Increased heat storage in the Atlantic Ocean may help explain the recent plateau in global average surface temperatures.
Equations describing simultaneous heat and moisture transfer in ground heat storage solved by the finite element method.
Increase in total energy supply, growth of construction industry in developed and developing economies and superior heat storage capacity of these materials are a few key drivers which are expected to increase the demand for APCMs.
He also noted that as the water flows through the panels, it gets hotter, and this hot water could be used to supply heated water to an existing hot water system or to a heat storage system.