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Prototypical building for grow facilities

asked 2019-11-08 07:38:00 -0600

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updated 2019-11-08 07:41:06 -0600

Hi, does anyone know if there is an EnergyPlus or OpenStudio prototypical building for a marijuana growing facility? Haven't found a typical building model for this in any of the commonly known sets.

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answered 2019-11-08 13:58:36 -0600

updated 2019-11-08 13:59:24 -0600

There is not a prototypical building for growing facilities. You could emulate one by using the Warehouse prototype model and then increasing lighting levels to match a growing environment. You may also need to lower the default zone occupant activity level depending on the agricultural product.

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