The calf farm « La Garenne », in Vendée (Dept 85, France) was equipped with a SYRIUS solar hot water production system.
Total collectors’ area: 50 m²/ 540 ft² (20 collectors C2500 D12)
Storage: 2000 liters – Stainless steel tank with internal exchanger
The calf farms are large hot water consumers, mainly due to the rehydration of milk powder to feed calves.
Every Day, they use a huge quantity of water.
A solar thermal system is the simplest and most environmentally efficient system to produce energy. This system allows significant savings on the farm’s propane consumption.