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EnergyPlus: Control strategy - hysteresis

asked 2016-11-16 04:45:03 -0600

antifx gravatar image

updated 2017-05-17 12:19:59 -0600


I want to implement the following control-strategy:

  • If the room temperature is below 19°C, the heating systems should be on until the temperature is 25°C
  • Once the temperature is 25°C, the heating system should be switched off until the temperature is again below 19°C

I think this control strategy is often called "hysteresis" (see

Is there an integrated module or do I have to use EMS?

Thank you very much for your help

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answered 2016-11-16 08:56:17 -0600

Ivan Korolija gravatar image

Something very similar has been asked (and answered) here and here

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