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

How to optimize WWR for a mid-rise building ?

asked 2020-07-15 01:50:31 -0500

kimiya gravatar image

updated 2020-07-17 08:37:12 -0500

Hi!

I am using Energy plus+Jeplus+Designbuilder to optimize WWr in mid-rise building but I don`t know how could I do it? Is it possible to find this value for many windows in this building?

Any references will be appreciated.

edit retag flag offensive close merge delete

1 Answer

Sort by ยป oldest newest most voted
0

answered 2020-07-16 00:30:55 -0500

mbebawy gravatar image

not sure i understand what you are asking exactly. in a typical energyplus run you can find the WWR in the html file.

for Jeplus, if you are using it to setup multiple variations of WWR and run accordingly, you will need to manually create the alternative geometries and use an if statement to run each and report accordingly.

a quick way to do the alterations to the geometry is to use openstudio native scripts to apply a ratio to windows in your model.

edit flag offensive delete link more

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: 2020-07-15 01:50:31 -0500

Seen: 71 times

Last updated: Jul 17 '20