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Use this component to write custom .csv schedules for EnergyPlus using a list of numbers that you have in grasshopper. This can be used to make custom infiltration shcedules based on indoor thermal comdort (to mimic opening of windows), shading transparency shedules based on glare or thermal comfort, etc.

Inputs

NameIDDescriptionType
Values_valuesThe values to be written into the .csv schedule.Goo
Unitsunits_Text for the units of the input values above. The default is "Dimensionless" for a fractional schedule. Possible inputs include "Dimensionless", "Temperature", "DeltaTemperature", "PrecipitationRate", "Angle", "ConvectionCoefficient", "ActivityLevel", "Velocity", "Capacity", "Power", "Availability", "Percent", "Control", and "Mode".Goo
Analysis PeriodanalysisPeriod_If your input units do not represent a full year, use this input to specify the period of the year that the schedule applies to.Goo
Schedule Name_scheduleNameInput a name for your schedule here. The default is "unnamedSchedule".Goo
Write File_writeFileSet to "True" to generate the .csv schedule.Goo

Outputs

NameIDDescriptionType
OutreadMe!...String
Csv SchedulecsvScheduleThe file path of the created .csv schedule. Plug this into the "Honeybee_Set EnergyPlus Zone Schedules" to apply the schedule to a zone.Goo

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