Water Heater

Class Name:  water_heater

Description: characteristics of the the water heating system

Parent Class: dhw

Number of Instances: 1..N

Sub-Elements:

Name Description Required Type Len
Options Min Max
dhw_name

Y
string
40
 
   
dhw_category
  N string 20   
dhw_type
 Water heating equipment type
 N string 20   
dhw_location
  N string 20   
dhw_set_point Water heater set point temperature
 N int    
dhw_method
 How to determine efficiency level
 N string 20 year, user, energy_star  
dhw_fuel
 Primary water heater fuel
 N string 20 electric, natural_gas, lpg, fuel_oil  
dhw_year Year equipment was manufactured
 N int   1970current year

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