5.0 DIRECTORY OF SOLAR EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURERS
5.1 Manufacturers' directories.
SOLAR ENERGY SOURCEBOOK ... C. W. Martz (ed); Solar Energy Institute of
America, Box 9352, Washington, DC 20005, 1977, 712 pp, $12.00 (free to
Organized compilation of solar energy related products and services in
the form of a loose leaf binder; continual updates provided to members.
SOLAR INDUSTRY INDEX ... Solar Energy Industries Association, 1001
Connecticut Ave., N.W., Washington, DC 20036, 1977, 381 pp, $8.00.
Comprehensive guide to manufacturers and services organizations; updated
SOLAR PRODUCTS SPECIFICATION GUIDE ... Solar Age Magazine, Church Hill,
Harrisville, NH 03450.
A comprehensive list of manufacturers and services for solar components.
Published annually and updated.
5.2 Manufacturers of flat plate collectors and other solar hot water
The Civil Engineering Laboratory does not endorse or recommend the
quality or capability of any individual company. Local telephone directories
can be checked. The National Solar Heating and Cooling Information Center
often can provide names of companies. Their number id (800) 523-2929, toll
free. The listing of Collector Test Data, Table 2-6, is a good source of