<ul><li>The Challenges and OpportunitiesFacing the ISES Family of Societies: Hubbert Peak of Petroleum Production and Glob...
A Wall of Coal in Wyoming, USA
Petroleum Barrels and Coopers Oklahoma, USA, Circa 1890
 
 
 
 
 
Modern Container Ship
 
 
 
 
Bicycles for the City of Paris
High Speed Train (TGV) in the Station
Future US TGV
Dr. Farrington Daniels, Founder of ISES
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Melting Ice on Greenland
Melting Polar Cap – Open Passage
The Effect of Permafrost Melting
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
A Solar DHW Equivalent of the Horseless Carriage (1890-2010) <ul><li>The One-Tank Solar Water Heating “System.” </li></ul>
Another Solar DHW Equivalent of the Horseless Carriage (1890-2010) <ul><li>The Two-Tank Solar Water Heating “System.” </li...
A Reasonable System Design for the Single Family Home <ul><li>The collector loop involves a drain-back annulus </li></ul><...
Actual Hardware <ul><li>Solar DHW unit with gas-fired backup heating developed and built for GRI. </li></ul>
Inter-Tank Diode Chimney <ul><li>Another view of the chimney. </li></ul><ul><li>This is the unit built for GRI. </li></ul>
Test Setup for the Development of the Two-Tank Stacked Tank Design <ul><li>The bottom (solar) tank was heated electrically...
 
 
GRI Prototype <ul><li>Two heaters like this were built for GRI. </li></ul><ul><li>This one was on life-test in Hawaii for ...
Current TPTS Design <ul><li>The current TPTS design features a helical condenser inserted through the bottom of the tank. ...
Circulation Diagram For Swimming Pool Filtration and Solar Heating
Collector Flow Diagram
Final Collector Roof
Copper Roof Prior to Collector Assembly
View of New Collector from Above
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Test Vehicle
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sustainability offers greater, not lesser, wealth ;optimizing diverse goals like health, wealth and equity.
 
 
 
Our Planet Earth
Val di Funes, Dolomites,
Rice Paddies in Asia
The Needs of the Future
Marchant Mechanical Calculator of the 1950s
A River Bridge in Germany
The US Space Shuttle
The Bridge in Millau
The Bridge in Millau
A Santiago Calatrava Building
The Sun’s Surface
 
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The Challenges and OpportunitiesFacing the ISES Family of Societies: Hubbert Peak of Petroleum Production and Global Warming

  1. 1. <ul><li>The Challenges and OpportunitiesFacing the ISES Family of Societies: Hubbert Peak of Petroleum Production and Global Warming </li></ul><ul><li>by </li></ul><ul><li>Francis de Winter (fdw@ecotopia.com) </li></ul><ul><li>at the </li></ul><ul><li>IV Latin AmericanSolar Energy Conference of ISES </li></ul><ul><li>Cusco, Peru, November 1-5, 2010 </li></ul>
  2. 2. A Wall of Coal in Wyoming, USA
  3. 3. Petroleum Barrels and Coopers Oklahoma, USA, Circa 1890
  4. 9. Modern Container Ship
  5. 14. Bicycles for the City of Paris
  6. 15. High Speed Train (TGV) in the Station
  7. 16. Future US TGV
  8. 17. Dr. Farrington Daniels, Founder of ISES
  9. 25. Melting Ice on Greenland
  10. 26. Melting Polar Cap – Open Passage
  11. 27. The Effect of Permafrost Melting
  12. 36. A Solar DHW Equivalent of the Horseless Carriage (1890-2010) <ul><li>The One-Tank Solar Water Heating “System.” </li></ul>
  13. 37. Another Solar DHW Equivalent of the Horseless Carriage (1890-2010) <ul><li>The Two-Tank Solar Water Heating “System.” </li></ul>
  14. 38. A Reasonable System Design for the Single Family Home <ul><li>The collector loop involves a drain-back annulus </li></ul><ul><li>A thermal diode is used to couple the tanks </li></ul><ul><li>A thermal diode provides backup heating </li></ul>
  15. 39. Actual Hardware <ul><li>Solar DHW unit with gas-fired backup heating developed and built for GRI. </li></ul>
  16. 40. Inter-Tank Diode Chimney <ul><li>Another view of the chimney. </li></ul><ul><li>This is the unit built for GRI. </li></ul>
  17. 41. Test Setup for the Development of the Two-Tank Stacked Tank Design <ul><li>The bottom (solar) tank was heated electrically to develop the inter-tank neck design that would provide the best coupling of the tanks. </li></ul>
  18. 44. GRI Prototype <ul><li>Two heaters like this were built for GRI. </li></ul><ul><li>This one was on life-test in Hawaii for 9 years. </li></ul>
  19. 45. Current TPTS Design <ul><li>The current TPTS design features a helical condenser inserted through the bottom of the tank. </li></ul>
  20. 46. Circulation Diagram For Swimming Pool Filtration and Solar Heating
  21. 47. Collector Flow Diagram
  22. 48. Final Collector Roof
  23. 49. Copper Roof Prior to Collector Assembly
  24. 50. View of New Collector from Above
  25. 58. Test Vehicle
  26. 69. Sustainability offers greater, not lesser, wealth ;optimizing diverse goals like health, wealth and equity.
  27. 73. Our Planet Earth
  28. 74. Val di Funes, Dolomites,
  29. 75. Rice Paddies in Asia
  30. 76. The Needs of the Future
  31. 77. Marchant Mechanical Calculator of the 1950s
  32. 78. A River Bridge in Germany
  33. 79. The US Space Shuttle
  34. 80. The Bridge in Millau
  35. 81. The Bridge in Millau
  36. 82. A Santiago Calatrava Building
  37. 83. The Sun’s Surface

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