Welcome to Austin Solar Air Conditioning
Austin Solar AC develops thermal solar air-conditioning technology and systems that do not use electricity to run a conventional compressor, and do not use Freon. Utilizing parabolic trough solar technology Austin Solar AC provides heating and cooling for homes and businesses. We also offer systems that connect to PV solar power.
Austin Solar AC helps people cool down without damaging the environment and with significant cost savings over conventional air conditioning technology.
The Solar Solution
As technology progresses, solar solutions for businesses and homes will become more accessible and more affordable. In fact, an air conditioning unit powered completely by solar energy is eco-friendly and cost effective. There are other methods of utilizing solar energy to power an air conditioning system, but none are as effective as our parabolic trough technology.
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The Product - Solar AC
Austin Solar AC units can be installed prior to building completion or they can replace your current air conditioning system. Certified air conditioning professionals must install your system to ensure you get the most of your solar powered AC.
|Solar Hybrid ACDC Air Conditioner
||Pure Solar Air Conditioner (100% Solar)
This AC-DC hybrid unit uses solar power mixed with regular power to avoid the need for batteries and to reduce the number of panels needed. This is a very cost effective approach to air conditioning designed for the US market. This unit requires a persistant AC power connection and is NOT for off-grid use. Uses ~90% solar power in the daytime. Model ACDC12 11,000 BTU cooling, 12,000 BTU heating. R401A.
This solar unit uses only solar power (48v DC) and is designed to be used off-grid. These units can provide air conditioning in the desert, island, mountaintop or any location where normal power is unavailable and where generators or solar panels would be considered. Model DC4812VRF. 12,000 BTU cooling, 13,000 BTU heating. R401A. Batteries required.
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Latest NewsAustin Solar AC - Scientific American Magazine
Austin Solar AC is highlighted in Scientific American in an article titled "Solar Refrigeration: A Hot Idea for Cooling".Federal Solar Tax Credits Extended
The thirty percent federal investment tax credit for residential and commerical solar installations has been extended for 8 years with the passing of legislation included in H.R. 1424, the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008.
An interactive map of the USA lets you check for solar tax credits state-by-state. It also shows utility rebate programs avaliable for each area.