Definition: Passive solar heating

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Passive solar heating

Using the sun's energy to heat a building; the windows, walls, and floors can be designed to collect, store, and distribute solar energy in the form of heat in the winter (and also to reject solar heat in the summer).[1]

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References
  1. http://www.energysavers.gov/your_home/designing_remodeling/index.cfm/mytopic=10250