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how can i change the SHGC value of glass in energyplus

asked 2018-07-16 02:33:08 -0500

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updated 2018-07-17 13:55:22 -0500

I can see the value in envelope summary result but how shall I proceed for changing the factor in order to get desired SHGC value.

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answered 2018-07-17 13:47:08 -0500

You would need to change the properties that make up the elements in the window construction which is usually the WindowMaterial:Glazing and WindowMaterial:Gas. The calculation of SHGC is based on these detailed properties. You can also try to use the WindowMaterial:SimpleGlazingSystem object but beware of the cautions for that object.

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