Common Composite Terms

Listed below are examples of composite terms and how they are constituted using BEDES terms.

Composite Term BEDES Terms Unit of Measure
Absorption Chiller Capacity Cooling Type = Absorption Chiller
Capacity = [volume]
Unit of Measure = Cooling ton
Cooling ton
Annual Heating AFUE Efficiency Value Efficiency Qualifier = Annual heating
Efficiency Metric Qualifier = AFUE
Efficiency Value = [value]
N/A
Annual Onsite Renewable Electricity Resource Value Interval Frequency = Annual
Resource Boundary = Onsite
Resource Generation = Renewable
Resource = Electricity
Resource Value = [value]
Unit of Measure = kWh
kWh
Annual Photovoltaic Exported Electricity Resource Value Interval Frequency = Annual
Energy Generation Technology = Photovoltaic
Resource Generation = Exported
Resource = Electricity
Resource Value = [value]
Unit of Measure = kWh
kWh
Annual Site Energy Resource Intensity Interval Frequency = Annual
Resource Boundary = Site
Resource = Energy
Resource Intensity = [value]
kBtu/ft2
Annual Source Energy Resource Intensity Interval Frequency = Annual
Resource Boundary = Source
Resource = Energy
Resource Intensity = [value]
kBtu/ft2
Annual Weather Normalized Heating Resource Value Interval Frequency = Annual
Normalization = Weather normalized
End Use = Heating
Resource Value = [value]
Unit of Measure = kBtu
kBtu
Audit Complied Compliance Status Date Action Category = Audit
Compliance Status = Complied
Compliance Status Date = [value]
Date Format = YearMonth
MM-YYYY
Baseline Annual Energy Resource Intensity Temporal Status = Baseline
Interval Frequency = Annual
Resource = Energy
Resource Intensity = [value]
Unit of Measure = kBtu/ft2
kBtu/ft2
Building Footprint Area Premises Level = Building
Floor Area Qualifier = Footprint
Area = [value]
ft2
Chiller Plant Improvements Commissioning Cost Technology Category = Chiller plant improvements
Action Category = Commissioning
Cost = [value]
$
Completed Construction Status Date Construction Status = Completed
Construction Status Date = [value]
Date Format = Year
YYYY
Conditioned Building Volume Conditioning Status = Conditioned
Premises Level = Building
Volume = [value]
ft3
Cooled Gross Area Conditioning Status = Cooled
Floor Area Qualifier = Gross
Area = [value]
ft2
Created Date Date Status = Created
Date = [value]
CCYY-MM-DD
Direct Annual CO2e Emissions Value Emission Boundary = Direct
Interval Frequency = Annual
Emission Gas Type = CO2e
Emissions Value = [value]
Unit of Measure = kgCO2e
kgCO2e
Electricity Demand Rate Charge Value Resource = Electricity
Rate Designation = Demand
Rate Charge Value = [value]
Unit of Measure = $/kW
$/kW
Electricity Demand Tier Maximum Resource = Electricity
Rate Designation = Demand
Tier Maximum = [value]
Unit of Measure = kW
kW
Energy Auditor Credential Contact Label = Energy Auditor
Credential = [value]
n/a
Exterior Shading System Location = Exterior
Shading System = [value]
n/a
Floor Quantity Spatial Unit Type = Floor
Quantity = [value]
N/A
Gross Area Floor Area Qualifier = Gross
Area = [value]
ft2
Gross Floor Area Floor Area Qualifier = Gross
Opaque Surface = Floor
Area = [value]
ft2
Ground Floor Bedroom Quantity Location = Ground floor
Spatial Unit Type = Bedroom
Quantity = [value]
n/a
Heating Capacity HVAC Category = Heating
Capacity = [value]
Unit of Measure = Btu/hr
Btu/hr
Package Estimated Energy Cost Savings Reporting Level = Package
Derivation Method = Estimated
Resource = Energy
Cost Savings = [value]
$
Pre Retrofit Watts Per Lamp Consumption Rate Temporal Status = Pre retrofit
Consumption Rate Type = Watts per lamp
Consumption Rate = [value]
Unit of Measure = W
W
Primary Occupancy Classification Premises Level = Primary
Occupancy Classification = [List Option]
N/A
Thermal Zone Area Spatial Unit Type = Thermal zone
Area = [value]
ft2
Water Meter Quantity Resource = Water
Control Technology = Meter
Quantity = [value]
n/a