Sustainable Energy at NIU - Renewable Energy

Solar Tubes

 Solar Thermal Heating for Swimming Pools

As a sustainable measure to conserve natural gas, NIU installed solar hot water heating systems for the indoor swimming pools at Gabel Hall and Anderson Hall. A solar hot water heating system, in conjunction with a pool cover eliminates the need for central plant steam for heating the pool water. 

Click HERE to learn more about how solar water systems work. 



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