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how do you heat loss heat gain a green house for hydronic heat

... Burnham Heating Helper has a section on greenhouses.

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  • mark_64mark_64 Posts: 1Member
    how do you heat loss a heat gain a green house for hydronics

  • Empire_2Empire_2 Posts: 2,343Member
    Greenhouse

    I am almost sure that there is a program for glass enclosed structures. Type of glass with r values are out there I'm sure. It's like a pool in a similar enclosure. Everything has a value that can be calculated.
  • Eugene SilbersteinEugene Silberstein Posts: 1,380Member
    Manual J

    Manual J has a separate section devoted specifically to solariums.

    The standard Manual J calculations assume that the fenestration in a particular room (each wall) does not exceed 25% of the gross wall area. When it does, you have to alter the calculations. The main concern with solariums is that the heat load in the space will be peaking for a larger portion of the day as the sun will continuously be beating down on the contents of the rom.

    Any of my design students want to chime in here for some extra credit?
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