The International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis writes on Tech Explore that seawater air-conditioning (SWAC) is an emerging renewable alternative to traditional air conditioning.
- SWAC is more feasible for island nations who are closer to deeper oceans.
- SWAC uses cool water from deep ocean depths to provide cool air for homes and buildings.
- This method of air conditioning has higher initial costs than traditional AC but has lower energy costs than conventional methods.
Read the full article here.
The views and opinions expressed are those of the author’s and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of C3.