Solar Heating

Solar heating is to heat (a building) by means of solar energy. 
Positioning is important to the placement of the home, as a portion of the south side of your house must face the sun; collecting heat as the sun shines through south-facing windows and retains it in materials that store heat, known as thermal mass.

http://www.dictionary.com/browse/solar--heating?s=t
https://energy.gov/energysaver/passive-solar-home-design

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