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2019-01-16 20:01:51 -0600 edited question TemperingValve object not recognizing outlet node of pump object

TemperingValve object not recognizing outlet node of pump object I'm getting an error that ** Severe ** TemperingVa

2019-01-16 11:20:54 -0600 commented question energyplus zip window

It would be helpful if you posted the exact error message you see.

2019-01-14 14:04:39 -0600 edited question Problem in the communication between TRNSYS18 and BCVTB

Problem in the communication between TRNSYS18 and BCVTB Dear all, I tried to make the communication between bcvtb with

2019-01-14 14:04:16 -0600 edited question Problem in the communication between TRNSYS18 and BCVTB

Problem in the communication between TRNSYS18 and BCVTB Dear all, I tried to make the communication between bcvtb with

2019-01-14 14:03:41 -0600 edited question Problem in the communication between TRNSYS18 and BCVTB

Problem in the communication between TRNSYS18 and BCVTB Dear all, I tried to make the communication between bcvtb with

2019-01-12 11:19:07 -0600 answered a question Moving from BEOpt 2.6 to 2.8

It looks like some changes to the BEopt website (related to TLS) have broken this capability. In the meantime, you can

2019-01-11 09:24:53 -0600 edited answer Can we use epjson as input file to run energy simulation?

If you call the EnergyPlus CLI with the -h flag, it will display all options: C:\EnergyPlusV9-0-1\energyplus.exe -h Ene

2019-01-11 08:56:16 -0600 edited answer Can we use epjson as input file to run energy simulation?

If you call the EnergyPlus CLI with the -h flag, it will display all options: C:\EnergyPlusV9-0-1\energyplus.exe -h Ene

2019-01-11 08:55:58 -0600 answered a question Can we use epjson as input file to run energy simulation?

If you call the EnergyPlus CLI with the -h flag, it will display all options: C:\EnergyPlusV9-0-1\energyplus.exe -h En

2019-01-10 17:27:42 -0600 answered a question How to create pitched roofs with floorpsacejs?

There was some effort towards accommodating pitched roofs in FloorSpaceJS/OpenStudio, but it has not yet been completed.

2019-01-09 13:18:44 -0600 edited answer AWS free tier with PAT?

Unfortunately the free tier on AWS no longer works with the latest versions of PAT. However, Amazon no longer charges b

2019-01-08 12:32:47 -0600 commented question AWS free tier with PAT?

@mldichter There is documentation on the OpenStudio website: openstudio.net > Documentation > Reference > Param

2019-01-08 11:45:24 -0600 commented question AWS free tier with PAT?

@mldichter Change the "Existing Server URL" dropdown to "Amazon Cloud".

2019-01-08 11:16:38 -0600 commented question AWS free tier with PAT?

@mldichter When you use Algorithmic mode, it is true that you cannot run the simulations locally. But when you specify i

2019-01-08 11:16:26 -0600 commented question AWS free tier with PAT?

@midichter When you use Algorithmic mode, it is true that you cannot run the simulations locally. But when you specify i

2019-01-08 09:13:39 -0600 edited question Creating Measure For Keeping Perimeter To Area Ratio Of A Building As Variable And Area As Constant

CREATING MEASURE FOR KEEPING PERIMETER TO AREA RATIO OF A BUILDING AS VARIABLE AND AREA AS CONSTANT I have scripted dyna

2019-01-07 15:34:38 -0600 edited question Error while modeling radiant underfloor cooling system

Error while modeling radiant underfloor cooling system Hello guys! I'm a student in Technical University in Crete and I'

2019-01-07 15:34:14 -0600 edited question Error while modeling radiant underfloor cooling system

Error while modeling radiant underfloor cooling system Hello guys! I'm a student in Technical University in Crete and I'

2019-01-07 12:49:00 -0600 commented question AWS free tier with PAT?

"You have to install openstudio-server on AWS" -- no you don't. You just have to the point to the AMI in PAT, which alre

2019-01-07 12:46:32 -0600 answered a question Reporting Measure sql file manipulation

As you indicated, your query returned an OptionalDoubleVEctor object, not a DoubleVector object. See the "OpenStudio Mea

2019-01-05 09:07:35 -0600 edited question EnergyPlus: Can Refrigeration:AirChiller be connected to Refrigeration:SecondarySystem through a Glycol loop?

EnergyPlus: Can Refrigeration:AirChiller be connected to Refrigeration:SecondarySystem throught a Glycol loop? Looking d

2019-01-04 12:41:22 -0600 commented question ** Fatal ** The SQLite database failed to open.

Yes, that should be the exact name. You should see the file even for a successful simulation. Another thought is to try

2019-01-04 11:06:12 -0600 commented question ** Fatal ** The SQLite database failed to open.

Is there any additional information in the sqlite.err file?

2018-12-27 08:57:05 -0600 commented answer How can I add precipitation data in OPENSTUDIO?

And just to confirm, "Precipitation" is the name of the IDF file, right? You might rename it to "Precipitation.idf" to b

2018-12-27 08:56:24 -0600 commented answer How can I add precipitation data in OPENSTUDIO?

Try using forward slashes instead: /Users/aless/OneDrive/Desktop/Precipitation

2018-12-27 07:40:24 -0600 answered a question I am unsure how to add space types in beOpt.

BEopt has pre-defined residential space types, you cannot create your own. They are automatically available for every pr

2018-12-21 12:18:56 -0600 answered a question How can I add precipitation data in OPENSTUDIO?

You can use the existing Inject IDF objects EnergyPlus measure on the OpenStudio Building Component Library to accomplis

2018-12-14 16:21:51 -0600 edited question How does the Energyplus calculate the ideal loads?

How does the Energyplus calculate the ideal loads? Hello, I check the engineering reference, but there is no clear equat

2018-12-12 18:16:58 -0600 edited question Zone ideal load zone latent cooling/Heating rate

Zone ideal load zone latent cooling/Heating rate Só I dont understand how E+ calculates the latent loads on an ideal sys

2018-12-12 09:45:40 -0600 commented question How can one model inverter split-ACs in open studio

There is some good information at https://unmethours.com/question/8790/split-type-inverted-heat-pump-model-with-multiple

2018-12-12 09:39:02 -0600 commented question open slowly and end up with "openstudio results measure not found"

Duplicate of https://unmethours.com/question/21962/openstudio-results-measure/

2018-12-11 07:42:02 -0600 edited answer Tankless Electric Water Heater

Best practice is to use a WaterHeater:Mixed object. If you read through its documentation, you'll see that EnergyPlus de

2018-12-10 08:38:55 -0600 edited question Controlling the zone thermostat with thermal comfort models

Contorling the zone thermostat with thermal comfort models I intend to model the required heating and cooling energy of

2018-12-08 09:22:25 -0600 answered a question Tankless Electric Water Heater

Best practice is to use a WaterHeater:Mixed object. If you read through its documentation, you'll see that EnergyPlus de

2018-11-28 21:28:48 -0600 edited answer Query the number of model stories using OpenStudio sdk

When an optional value is returned, it may or may not have a value inside it. You need to use special code to retrieve i

2018-11-28 21:28:26 -0600 answered a question Query the number of model stories using OpenStudio sdk

When an optional is returned, it may or may not have a value inside it. You need to use special code to retrieve its val

2018-11-26 17:08:08 -0600 answered a question How to get all the local results out of Parametric Analysis Tool (PAT)?

Here were a couple previous answers on how to download all the datapoints: https://unmethours.com/question/27370/issue-d

2018-11-22 06:57:50 -0600 edited question Dehumidification System - Dual Path

Dehumidifcation System - Dual Path I read an older post on this topic with no answer, I am trying to model the followi

2018-11-16 07:31:20 -0600 edited question Thermal load does not change when changing different heat transfer integration mode and PV area

Thermal load dose not change when changing different heat transfer integration mode and PV area In the documentation of

2018-11-12 11:33:14 -0600 answered a question Error in Beopt 2.8 when running ASHP in cold climate

This is caused by an EnergyPlus bug in the Kiva foundation model that was fairly recently fixed for EnergyPlus v9. We do

2018-11-12 11:30:14 -0600 edited question Error in Beopt 2.8 when running ASHP in cold climate

Error in Beopt 2.8 when running ASHP in cold climate 11/10/2018 8:41 PM: 092.xml: Error: * Fatal * Program termi

2018-11-12 11:29:43 -0600 edited question Error in Beopt 2.8 when running ASHP in cold climate

Error in Beopt 2.8 when running ASHP in cold climate 11/10/2018 8:41 PM: 092.xml: Error: * Fatal * Program termi

2018-11-12 11:29:14 -0600 edited question Error in Beopt 2.8 when running ASHP in cold climate

Error in Beopt 2.8 when running ASHP in cold climate 11/10/2018 8:41 PM: 092.xml: Error: * Fatal * Program terminate

2018-11-07 19:48:44 -0600 commented question invalid Outside Boundary Condition Object

I am not able to access the project file, it asks me to login to a Microsoft website.

2018-11-06 09:40:44 -0600 commented question error in Beopt 2.7 when modeling ASHP, MSHP,and GSHP

Thanks, I got it. I just realized that you said this occurs in BEopt 2.7. Any chance you can open your project in BEopt

2018-11-01 13:21:13 -0600 commented question Glassed Zone Temperature

Are there any warnings/errors in the err file?

2018-10-31 12:58:09 -0600 edited question Heat Recovery Efficiency to Sensible Heat Recovery

Heat Recovery Efficieny to Sensible Heat Recovery Hi, I used to do a lot of PHPP (Passive House design tool) where I inp

2018-10-31 08:35:22 -0600 commented question Resstock without buildstock.csv

I'm having a hard time understanding what you're doing. You've made changes to the housing characteristics tsv files and

2018-10-29 18:32:21 -0600 edited question Set Output Table to IP Units

Set Output Table to IP Units Upon trying to run the "Set Output Table to IP Units" EnergyPlus measure in OpenStudio, I g

2018-10-29 12:25:31 -0600 commented question error in Beopt 2.7 when modeling ASHP, MSHP,and GSHP

Can you email your project file to beopt@nrel.gov?