Combined HEat SyStem by using Solar Energy and heaT pUmPs (Chess-Setup)
Funder: H2020 - EE-02-2015 - Buildings design for new highly energy performing buildings
Duration: 01 March 2018 – 31 August 2021
Staff Involved: Prof NJ Hewitt, Dr M Huang
This project develops and evaluates hybrid photovoltaic/solar thermal (PVT) systems operating with seasonal thermal storage and heat pumps on three scales of site – namely a large-scale leisure centre, a medium scale office and individual homes. Ulster has developed advanced heat pumps for domestic scale operations.