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Re: [EnergyPlus_Support] Re: Heat losses/gains through the fabric

To keep a constant temperature you can easily use the HVACTemplate:Zone:IdealLoadsAirSystem object for each zone you want, together with a HVACTemplate:Thermostast with the proper setpoint temperatures.

On 30-01-2011 14:11, ooikoonbeng2004 wrote:

Geo Mix,

Heat exchanges through walls,windows,floors,roof/ceiling is by convection and conduction, basics of heat transfer. There is an output variable Convection heat gain to air.

Glass also transmit radiation. There is a Window heat gain output variable.

You might also like to know the Inside and Outside surface temperatures

--- In EnergyPlus_Support@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Geo Mix <mixosgeo@...> wrote:
> Hi!
> I'm trying to investigate the heat exchanges through the building fabric of a
> hospital assuming it's functioning as a passive building (NO HVAC).
> how is it possible to find out assuming a stable indoor temperature of 21 C?
> Which variable do i need to output?
> Do i need to set up thermostats or HVAC?
> Thanks for the help.


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