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- Cruz, Talita; Schaeffer, Roberto; Lucena, André F.P.; Melo, Sérgio; Dutra, Ricardo
- Renewable energy 2020 v.146 pp. 1618-1639
- geographic information systems, etc ; climatic zones; economic feasibility; electricity; energy costs; equipment; family size; heat; models; solar energy; Brazil; Show all 11 Subjects
- ... Solar energy is a promising source for water heating in the household sector in Brazil. However, despite its large potential, its use is still limited in the country. This study explores the technical-economic potential of Solar Water Heating (SWH) systems in the household sector in Brazil, dividing the country in different climate zones and using a variety of parameters and site-specific conditio ...