Solar Thermal Project for NIH Campus

DATE: Winter 2007

American Solar completed a campus wide solar retrofit of several buildings. The overall project was selected for special recognition by the US Department of Energy’s -You Have the Power Campaign.

Three buildings received solar roofing retrofits to preheat outside air for roof top air handlers. Six Emergency Generators were heated by solar siding or fence mounted Solar Heater Boards™. One building received a solar heat recovery system on an existing dark brown roof screen to preheat outside air for a roof top air handler.