An Approach for Combining of Solar Heating System with Ground Source Heat Pump System
Volume 3, Issue 2, December 2019, Pages: 181-190
Received: Nov. 10, 2019;
Accepted: Nov. 26, 2019;
Published: Dec. 17, 2019
Views 608 Downloads 209
Ala Eldin Mohamed Tairab, College of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, Hohai University, Changzhou, China
Wei Liu, College of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, Hohai University, Changzhou, China
Waleed Mohamed Ismael, College of Internet of Things, Hohai University, Changzhou, China
Yueshe Wang, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, China
Luqman Ahmed Pirzada, College of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, Hohai University, Changzhou, China
As a viable technology in the heating systems for building, renewable energy systems have received a lot of attention. However, renewable energy system's performance depends on environmental conditions and might be gradually reduced by extensive and long-term activity. Underground heat storage is one of the most commonly used methods of energy systems and some approaches have been proposed and carried out to reduce the energy consumption of building heating systems. However, not all of the proposed approaches are effective in terms of efficiency and performance. Therefore, this paper is to study and analyze the effectiveness of combining the Solar Heating system (SHS) with Ground Source Heat Pump System (GSHPS) to improve the performance of the heating system and increase heating transfer. TRNSYS simulation software is used to perform the simulation. The simulation is carried out to study the solar heating system and the solar heating system combined with underground storage. The obtained results show that the developed heating system with underground storage is more efficient and better in performance than using solar heating systems individually.
Ala Eldin Mohamed Tairab,
Waleed Mohamed Ismael,
Luqman Ahmed Pirzada,
An Approach for Combining of Solar Heating System with Ground Source Heat Pump System, Applied Engineering.
Vol. 3, No. 2,
2019, pp. 181-190.
Yin. Study on Simulation of Solar-Coupled Ground Source Heat Pump System Based on TRNSYS, Taiyuan University of Technology, (2013).
A. Kalogirou. Environmental benefits of domestic solar energy systems [J]. Energy Conversion and Management, 45 (18-19) (2004) 3075-3092.
M. Hassana, Y. Beliveau. Modeling of an integrated solar system [J]. Building and Environment, 43 (5) (2008) 804-810
X. Chen, H. Yang. Performance Analysis of a Proposed Solar Assisted Ground Coupled Heat Pump System. Appl. Energy, 97 (2012) 888-896.
W. Yang, L. Sun and Y. Chen. Experimental Investigations of the Performance of a Solar-ground Source Heat pump system operated in heating modes. Energy Build, 89 (2015) 97-111.
S. Eicher, C. Hildbrand, A. Kleijer, J. Bony, M. Bunea, and S. Citherlet. Life cycle impact assessment of a solar-assisted heat pump for domestic hot water production and space heating. Energy Procedia, 48 (2014) 813-818.
K. Çomakli, U. Çakir, M. Kaya, and K. Bakirci. The relation of collector and storage tank size in solar heating systems, Energy Conversion and Management, 63 (11) (2012) 112-117.
C. Yan, S. Wang, Z. J. Ma, and W. X. Shi. A simplified method for the optimal design of solar water heating systems based on life-cycle energy analysis, Renewable Energy, 74 (2) (2015) 271-278.
K. K. Matrawy, I. Farkas. New technique for short term storage sizing, Renewable Energy, 11 (1997) 129-141.
A. Hobbi, K. Siddiqui. Optimal design of a forced circulation solar water heating system for a residential unit in cold climate using TRNSYS, Sol. Energy, 83 (2009) 700-714.
V. Trillat, B. Souyri, G. Achard. Coupling of geothermal heat pumps with thermal solar collectors. Applied Thermal Engineering, 27 (10) (2007) 1750-1755.
E. Kjellsson, G. HellstrHellström, and B. Perers. Optimization of systems with the combination of ground-source heat pump and solar collectors in dwellings. Energy, 35 (6) (2010) 2667-2673.
M. Mehrpooya, H. Hemmatabady, and M. H. Ahmadi. Optimization of the performance of combined solar collector-geothermal heat pump systems to supply thermal load needed for heating greenhouses. Energy Conversion and Management, 97 (2015) 382-392.
M. Chung. Simulation of a Central Solar Heating system with Seasonal Storage in Korea, Sol. Energy, 64 (1998) 163-178.
J. Remund, Meteonorm Meteotest Division, Fabrikstrasse, Bern, Switzerland 1, 1-25.
R. Gao, A. Li, O. Zhang, and H. Zhang. Comparison of indoor air temperatures of different underfloor heating pipe layouts. Energy Conversion and Management., 52 (2011) 1295-1304.
I. Theodoridou, A. M. Papadopoulos, and M. Hegger. typological classification of the Greek residential building stock. Energy and Buildings, 43 (2011) 2779-2787.
X. Q. Zhai, J. R. Yang, and R. Z. Wang. Design and performance of the solar-powered floor heating system in a green building. Renewable Energy, 34 (2009) 1700-1708.
M. Clausse, K. C. A. Alam, and F. Meunier, "Residential air conditioning and heating by means of enhanced solar collectors coupled to an adsorption system", Solar Energy, 82 (2008) 885-892.
ANSIIASHRAE Standard 140, Standard Method of Test for the Evaluation of Building Energy Analysis Computer Program, American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning, Atlanta, GA, USA, 2007.
J. Lizana, R. Chacartegui, A. Barrios-Padura, and C. Ortiz. Advanced low-carbon energy measures based on thermal energy storage in buildings: A review. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 82 (2018) 3705–3749.
G. Krese, R. Koželj, and V. Butala. Thermochemical seasonal solar energy storage for heating and cooling of buildings. Energy and Buildings, 164 (2018) 239-253.
P. V. Bhale, M. K. Rathod, and L. Sahoo. Thermal Analysis of a Solar Concentrating System Integrated with Sensible and Latent Heat Storage. Energy Procedia, 75 (2017) 2157-2162.
S. Lu, T. Zhang, and Y. Chen. Study on the performance of heat storage and heat release of the water storage tank with PCMs. Energy and Buildings, 158 (2017) 1770-1780.
S. Harrison. The Potential and Challenges of Solar Boosted Heat Pumps for Domestic Hot Water Heating. 12th IEA Heat Pump Conference K. 1.9.1., (2017).
R. Weber, S. Asenbeck, H. Kerskes, and H. Drück, SolSpaces. Testing and performance analysis of a segmented sorption store for solar thermal space heating, Energy Procedia 91 (2016) 250–258.
C. Reichl, D. Lager, G. Englmair, B. Zettl, and M. Popovac. Fluid dynamics simulations for an open-sorption heat storage drum reactor based on thermophysical kinetics and experimental observations, Appl. Therm. Eng. 107 (2016) 994–1007.
P. Tatsidjodoung, N. Le Pierrès, J. Heintz, D. Lagre, L. Luo, and F. Durier. Experimental and numerical investigations of a zeolite 13X/water reactor for solar heat storage in buildings, Energy Convers. Manag. 108 (2016) 488–500.