Question-and-Answer Resource for the Building Energy Modeling Community
Get s tarted with the Help page
Ask Your Question
1

heating and cooling energy consumption

asked 2015-01-10 12:59:52 -0600

Antop gravatar image

updated 2015-07-12 18:12:40 -0600

Hi,

I have setting an energy model with Open Studio. I have not consider HVAC system, so I have only ideal air load. I would like to know electric consumption for heating and cooling.

after the simulation, within "results summary" label, there are some table about energy consumption for lighting and equipment but nothing for heating and cooling. Why? How do I set the ideal HVAC

edit retag flag offensive close merge delete

1 Answer

Sort by ยป oldest newest most voted
1

answered 2015-01-10 15:38:59 -0600

Ideal air loads doesn't know what fuel you are going to use for heating and cooling. For consumption look at district heating and cooling tables at the bottom of the results.

edit flag offensive delete link more

Comments

hi, thanks for the answer I have seen the tables. I have energy consumption in district cooling, but nothing in district heating.

Which settings do I have to check ? Where do I have to set the fuel ? Can I change the units?

Antop gravatar image Antop  ( 2015-01-12 02:18:03 -0600 )edit

Ideal loads does not have a selection for fuel type; it always uses district heating/cooling. If there is no heating consumption, then the first place to check is the thermostat heating setpoint schedule.

MJWitte gravatar image MJWitte  ( 2015-01-16 17:40:16 -0600 )edit

Your Answer

Please start posting anonymously - your entry will be published after you log in or create a new account.

Add Answer

 

Question Tools

1 follower

Stats

Asked: 2015-01-10 12:59:52 -0600

Seen: 471 times

Last updated: Jan 10 '15