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Comparison Between TRNSYS Software Simulation and F-Chart Program on Solar Domestic Hot Water System
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This study presents the accuracy test of a TRNSYS Solar Domestic Hot Water (SDHW) System simulation. The testing is based on comparing the results with the F-Chart software. The selected system to carry out the tests was the Active Solar Domestic Hot Water System in the F-Chart and the Houston TMY2 weather was used for the simulations. The comparison of the accuracy tests showed that solar fraction from the TRNSYS simulations are in a 0% - 19.6% range with respect to one that are performed by the F-Chart program.
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Haberl, J. S.; Baltazar, J. C.; Mao, C. (2012). Comparison Between TRNSYS Software Simulation and F-Chart Program on Solar Domestic Hot Water System. Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu); Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu). Available electronically from