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Table 1 The properties of the building components with their applicable surface areas

From: Theoretical analysis of the potential for thermochemical heat storage under Mediterranean climate conditions: Northern Cyprus Case

Building component Material Total surface area (m2) Thickness (mm) Schematic view U-Value (W/m2K) Admittance (W/m2K) Solar absorption coefficient
Wall Brick plaster 138.3 Brick: 110 2.62 4.38 0.42
Plaster: 20
Door Solid oak timber 7.31 40 2.26 3.19 0.46
Window Single glazed- aluminium frame 38.8 6 6.0 6.0 0.94
Roof Concrete roof-Asphalt 185.5 Asphalt: 6 0.89 2.30 0.90
Concrete:150
Plaster: 20
Floor Concrete slab-on ground 185.5 Soil:1500 0.88 6.0 0.47
Concrete:100