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Literature Review of the History of Building Peak Load and Annual Energy Use Calculation Methods in the U.S.
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This report provides a detailed literature review on the history of building peak heating and cooling load and annual energy use calculation methods from the 1800s to the present. Building annual energy use calculations include: forward methods, data-driven methods and simulation methods.
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Haberl, J. S.; Baltazar, J. C.; Mao, C. (2012). Literature Review of the History of Building Peak Load and Annual Energy Use Calculation Methods in the U.S.. Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu); Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu). Available electronically from