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AERCalc

Description

AERCalc calculates the values used by the AERC (Attachments Energy Rating Council): https://aercnet.org/ EPc: Energy Performance for cooling, based on EnergyPlus simulations for a cooling climate (Houston, TX) EPh: Energy Performance for heating, based on EnergyPlus simulations for a heating climate (Minneapolis, MN) AERCalc has the following features: Import Windows with attachments from a WINDOW database Specify the air leakage values for specific products such as window panels Calculate the annual energy performance for heating and cooling based on EnergyPlus hourly simulations Export the results

External Link to Product Page:
Country:
United States
Major Capabilities:
Ratings and Certificates
Building Type:
Subsystem Level, Commercial, Residential
Keywords:
Berkeley WINDOW , THERM, AERC
Languages:
English
Platform:
Windows
Pricing:
Free
Help And Support:
Free Email Support
Last Software Update:
March 26, 2018
Good working knowledge of THERM and WINDOW software to generate input for AERCalc
AERC simulators calculating ratings for attachment products
THERM files (for some shading systems such as cellular shades) and WINDOW database (glazing systems plus shading systems defined).
EPc and EPh