Does openstudio ever fail eg. not enough hot water to meet demand?

asked 2018-06-27 10:19:11 -0600

Kay gravatar image

updated 2018-06-27 15:12:52 -0600

I have a technical question about energyplus analysis in openstudio. I am modelling energy usage for a water heater system. I was curious if there is any case in which openstudio fails, that there is not enough hot water to meet the demand? If no, then what penalties are in place to prevent this from happening?

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If your water-heater is undersized that could do it. Autosizing should prevent that.

mdahlhausen gravatar image mdahlhausen  ( 2018-06-27 12:49:42 -0600 )edit

Sure, thank you mdahihausen! That helps.

Kay gravatar image Kay  ( 2018-06-29 15:35:57 -0600 )edit