Solar water distillation

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  • The effect of sponge liner on the performance of simple solar still

    The effect of sponge liner on the performance of simple solar still

    In conventional solar stills, a part of the radiation is reflected by the inner wall surfaces to the still components and the remaining energy is stored by itself. The main objectives of this experimental study are: 1) to utilise the energy available on the inner wall surfaces of a still by using sponge liner; 2) to find the optimum thickness of sponge liner. Two single-slope solar stills are ...

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  • Solar Water Distiller
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    Solar Water Distiller

    SolAqua offers this do-it-yourself kit for people with basic carpentry skills. The kit contains solar still components that may not be readily available `off the shelf` and are easily shipped. The kit includes construction plans based on the El Paso Solar Energy Association (EPSEA) still design. The EPSEA still can be constructed using common hand tools and is almost twice the size of the ...