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Energy normalization techniques: Jan Akander, Servando Alvarez and Gundi Johnnesson

ByJan Akander, Servando Alvarez, Gudni Jóhannesson

INTRODUCTION Normalization of energy consumption can be done for several reasons and by different means. For the classification of buildings, the choice has been made to normalize energy use from three possible points of view. The objective of the three normalization types takes into consideration what input is available (specific energy use and temperatures) and for the reason that normalization is done.