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gas heater size question

asked 2022-06-07 09:26:08 -0500

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updated 2022-06-07 14:03:21 -0500

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Is the listed capacity (for example AHU1 Gas) the burner input or burner output?

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answered 2022-06-07 17:23:07 -0500

All capacities in EnergyPlus -- both those reported in output files and those available as hardsized inputs -- are output capacities.

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Ok thanks. It's strange for it to list the efficiency then because it's irrelevant. I thought it was part of the size somehow.

TheEnergyTutor's avatar TheEnergyTutor  ( 2022-06-07 20:14:16 -0500 )edit

It's an Equipment Summary report, not a sizing report. It summarizes various important details of the object, so including the efficiency makes sense.

shorowit's avatar shorowit  ( 2022-06-08 09:43:45 -0500 )edit

I disagree and I'm entitled to my opinion. I've earned that.

TheEnergyTutor's avatar TheEnergyTutor  ( 2022-06-08 10:25:50 -0500 )edit

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