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  1. Wrong weather data

    WMO id used for Simcoe, ON in Canada i.e. 715270 is actually for Dryden, ON and both locations are about 1814 km away from each other.

    Just an idea, but it would be nice to work on a conversion tool that allows users to convert .csv or .xls weather data (hourly, daily or monthly) into energy plus weather data to enable users utilize custom data that isnt supported by the program and improve the accuracy of their energy model simulations

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  2. Mexico

    Good evening,

    In the weather data Region 4, you have Mexico in Central America which is incorrect because is part of North America. I just wanted to point this mistake.

    Best regards.

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  3. weather

    Easy way to download all area weather files. EG All USA State files. At a minimum, allow to be able to download all state appropriate files in one shot. Much like ComCHECK, I am hoping this allows me to select a state, then city that would be appropriate

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  4. Adjustable Weather Files

    Problem: Global conditions change with time but weather files are relatively static and are only updated periodically. Adjusting weather data thus requires the knowledge to modify weather files outside of EnergyPlus.

    Rationale: Climate change is a major concern for many architects and engineers. Only those with the ability to modify the existing EnergyPlus weather files have the opportunity to investigate the potential effect that climate change might have on the future energy consumption of a building. Adding the ability to adjust weather files within EnergyPlus would open up new avenues of study to the entire EnergyPlus user base.

    Solution: Add…

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