March 17, 2016

Applications

Get your heat and electricity from the sun with our single device!

Our 5DWatts concentrated solar system can be used in a wide range of applications such as home heating, home cooling, water heating and swimming pool heating, etc.

Solar Heating Including Water Heating

Depending on your geographic location and the size of your home, 5DWatts concentrated solar unit can provide  from 25% to 100% of your home heating needs. In colder climate such as Canada and northern Europe, we recommend customers using our product in conjunction with other heating sources such as biomass, natural gas, electricity or other fuels.

During our pre-installation process, we evaluate in detail the size of your thermal storage, the type of your secondary heating source and the number of people residing in the house who will be using hot water.

In general, the expected range of heating requirement is expressed in BTU (British Thermal Unit) per square meter of living space. Our website provides you with the BTU values your house requires,  please click on the button on the bottom of this page.

Solar Cooling

Cooling your house in hot days  with our product is now a reality! Our unit is able to provide your cooling needs  to small areas up to 2,000 square feet.

Our  product has solar-assisted cooling system with absorption chillers. Using solar heat as source of energy for cooling will significantly reduce your electric costs!. Our system has the promise to produce 0.7 kwh of cooling with every kwh solar heat.

Hot Water

Approximately 30% to 50% of your electricity bill goes to your hot water needs in the household. The more people in the household, the higher is your electricity bill.

Deploying our device as your water heating system, you will see a drastically reduced electricity bill!

Swimming Pool Heating

Our system is not only able to help you extend your pool season, it can also help you achieve your energy savings!  An average household with a swimming pool spends $1,200 to $2,000 per year to heat the pool, our system can eliminate this cost for you! With the inflation rate of 4% per year and over a ten-year horizon, your total savings amount to $24,000!