1. What is the most common source of biomass?
Many of the biomass fuels used today come in the form of wood
products, dried vegetation, crop residues, and aquatic plants.
2. What is the most common biomass feedstock?
Grains and starch cr
For a properly designed 2500-ft2 passive solar house in Meridian, MS,
how much auxiliary energy is needed? How much solar energy is
captured? Use the rules of thumb (first-level estimate).
A 2500-ft2 house has an NLC = 10,000 Btu/F-
CHAPTER 9 & 10
1. Using a BP 5170 photovoltaic module, how many modules in what
arrangement would be necessary to provide 144 V and 2 kW at rated
V = 144V
P = 2KW
No. of Cell = 2000W/170 = 11.76
2. A company is
ET4580: GREEN ENERGY TECHNOLOGY
1. A 60-ft long by 25-ft wide house has mostly glass on one side. Sketch
the house orientation necessary to take advantage of passive solar
principles. Be sure to indicate all directions (N, S, E, W) and th