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Tariff Report in E+

asked 2016-03-17 11:15:07 -0500

glinn07 gravatar image

updated 2016-03-17 11:18:55 -0500

Is there a way to turn off the Tariff Report in the E+ output file? It seems like its automatically included if you use Tariffs. I'd like to clean up my output file to include only a few items.Thanks!

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answered 2016-03-17 11:39:15 -0500

updated 2016-03-17 11:40:13 -0500

The Economics Results Summary Report and the Tariff report appear if one or more UtilityCost:Tariff objects are in the file.

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If you specify a text -based output file (not html), you can clean it up yourself. Formatting is another matter.

Jim Dirkes gravatar image Jim Dirkes  ( 2016-03-18 08:19:44 -0500 )edit

Thanks everyone. I think its weird that you can flag all the other summary reports but this one just shows up automatically.

glinn07 gravatar image glinn07  ( 2016-03-18 13:17:17 -0500 )edit

It seemed logical to me when I programmed it. When would you want the economics calculations done but no reporting of them?

JasonGlazer gravatar image JasonGlazer  ( 2016-03-18 13:47:05 -0500 )edit

Thanks Jason. I was working to clean up an output file for LEED submission. They only ask for a few output reports: ABUPS, System Summary, Input Verification, and Economics Summary.

glinn07 gravatar image glinn07  ( 2016-03-18 16:10:28 -0500 )edit

I posted a new issue to add control of the Tariff report on the EnergyPlus github issues list:

https://github.com/NREL/EnergyPlus/is...

With the number of issues that are open, it is not clear when this will be addressed.

JasonGlazer gravatar image JasonGlazer  ( 2016-03-21 08:40:05 -0500 )edit

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