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Re: [EnergyPlus_Support] windows certified with European technical standards

Yes. I propose using Window 6 or higher to model the glazing system and adjusting the values until they corrispond with yours using the EN 673 settings. Once you have a match, simply change the settings to the American settings to get the equivalent U-values and SHGC at these test conditions.

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On 21.10.2013, at 17:29, <fpasserini.tn@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:


I'm modeling a building according to ASHRAE 90.1-2007. It is a design building. 

I got U-values according to European technical standards 
ISO 12567-2:2005
EN 673:2011
I'm modeling the glazing surfaces with the object WindowMaterial:SimpleGlazingSystem
Do you know if I have to change the values before writing them in EnergyPlus, in order to consider different test conditions between European technical standards  and EnergyPlus?
With Regards


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