This document was chapter 7 of the original COMNET modeling guidelines and procedures.
There are a number of building types and energy design measures that present a challenge for energy modelers and the tools they use. These are addressed in this chapter.
1. Challenging Building Types
2. Design Features
2.2 Automatically Controlled Window Shades
2.3 Dedicated Outside Air Systems (DOAS)
2.5 Gas Engine Driven Heat Pumps
2.8 Ice Storage Air Conditioners
2.9 Radiant Heating and/or Cooling
2.10 Under Floor Air Distribution (UFAD)