a furnace using sunlight concentrated by concave mirrors as the direct source of heat.
a furnace utilizing the sun as a heat source, sunlight being concentrated at the focus of a system of concave mirrors
verb (used with object) 1. to heat (a building) by means of solar energy.
noun 1. a house designed to absorb and store solar heat.
noun 1. an instrument for measuring solar radiation. noun 1. any of various instruments for measuring solar radiation, as by use of a bolometer or thermopile Also called pyranometer
operating system Sun Microsystems, Inc.’s version of the Unix operating system. As well as the core operating system, Solaris inludes networking software, the Java Virtual Machine, the CDE/Desktop that includes an X11-based windowing environment and graphical user interface. Sun claim that Solaris is not just an operating system but an “operating environment”. Solaris 1.x was […]