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Last Post 24 Oct 2019 10:05 AM by  Kelly Larson
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Javier B.
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24 Oct 2019 08:10 AM
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    Is there more solar energy to heat someone's home during solar maximum or when the sun is more active?
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    Kelly Larson
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    24 Oct 2019 10:05 AM
    This is a good question, Javier, but on the ground we don't even talk about this, so it must be a small effect! Luckily, there is plenty of energy in the sunshine we get almost everywhere to heat a properly designed (or retrofitted) home.

    Check out solar window air heaters for a possible retrofit idea for an existing home with south, west or east facing windows. Here are some links to get the idea:
    http://stonehavenlife.com/comparing...rformance/
    https://www.motherearthnews.com/ren...az06djzraw
    https://www.greenterrafirma.com/sol...ating.html

    Happy day,
    Kelly

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