Performance Assessment of a Hybrid Solar-Geothermal Air Conditioning System for Residential Application: Energy, Exergy, and Sustainability Analysis

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Abbasi, Yasser; Baniasadi, Ehsan; Ahmadikia, Hossein;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: International Journal of Chemical Engineering (issn: 1687-806X, eissn: 1687-8078)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1155/2016/5710560
  • Subject: TP155-156 | Article Subject | Chemical engineering

This paper investigates the performance of a ground source heat pump that is coupled with a photovoltaic system to provide cooling and heating demands of a zero-energy residential building. Exergy and sustainability analyses have been conducted to evaluate the exergy de... View more
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