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Development of an End-use Analysis Tool for Existing Buildings Based on Energy Billing Data

고지데이터 기반 기존 건축물의 용도별 에너지사용 현황분석 툴 개발

  • Received : 2014.11.04
  • Accepted : 2015.01.08
  • Published : 2015.03.10

Abstract

Reducing the building energy consumption has become one of the most important issues. However, the current engineering and technological involvement in energy analysis has been relatively low in the existing buildings. In the existing buildings, end-use analysis must be accompanied to calculate the exact amount in energy savings and such analysis should be conducted based on the energy billing data or measurement data by calibration process. Mostly, detailed energy simulation programs have been proposed for the analysis but, it is difficult to utilize them due to realistic problems. In this paper, we developed an end-use analysis tool that have input function for energy audit data and two case studies were conducted in the real-life office buildings located in Seoul, Korea. Mean Bias Error (MBE) and Coefficient of Variation of Root-Mean- Squreaed-Error (CV(RMSE)) are used for the criteria of comparison. Each index was calculated by using monthly utility bills of electricity and gas consumption. Results showed that MBE and CV (RMSE) represented with acceptable values of -0.1% and 5.7% respectively.

Keywords

Existing Buildings;End-use analysis;Energy Audit;Energy billing data;Calibration

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Acknowledgement

Supported by : 국토교통과학기술진흥원