Solar Thermal Systems

Gateway Community College/ Burrington's Solar Edge


New Haven


(203) 285-2371 , Dept. Engineering Technologies, or,

Solar Thermal Systems (ENV 181), an introduction to using the Sun to heat air and water for solar cooking, space heating, and domestic hot water, is part of the Solar Technologies Certificate program at Gateway Communithy College in Connecticut.  Open to students for credit, or tradespersons for audit or continuing education, it includes Solar Fundamentals; Site survey considerations; "Hands-on" learning experience with a variety of sample projects to demonstrate heat capture, transfer, and storage; in addition to field trips to working sites.  Use CRN#4000 to register  now (under "Environmental Engineering")