Submitted by: Mechanical Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering & Technology, University of Jordan
Implemented country: Jordan
Title: The Solar Cafeteria
The Solar Cafeteria had been established in 2009 at The University of Jordan by the Energy Center (EC). This project aims to implement a practical model for the solar applications and to transfer the knowledge of the solar energy and the usage of the solar energy appliances to the students’ community and to the local and public communities.
A separate building had been allocated for this project the following systems are implemented:
- Using the Photovoltaic cells in the electricity generation.
- Using the solar collectors in the process of washing dishes and to prepare coffee, tea and hot drinks for students, faculty members and employees.
- Using the solar cookers to provide hot meals for students, faculty members and employees.