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Table 17 Energy indicators for sustainable development in residential buildings [54]

From: Sustainability indices for energy utilization using a multi-criteria decision model

Theme Code Sub indicator Definition
Economic EcIec Electricity consumption Total annual electricity consumption of the objects divided by the total number of objects
  EcItc Heat consumed for space heating Total annual heat consumption of the objects divided by the total heated area
  EcIhwc Hot water consumption Estimated consumption of hot water per person living in the household
  EcIecc Electricity consumed to meet household cooking needs Average specific annual consumption of electricity used to meet household cooking needs
Social SoIls Living space area per person Total area of a building divided by the total number of household members
  SoIac Air-conditioning use Share of buildings where air-conditioning is used
  SoIdw Dishwasher use Share of buildings where dishwashers are used
  SoIic Indoor comfort Share of households that are satisfied with indoor comfort
Environmental EnIat Air temperature Average daily air temperature in the living room
  EnIrh Relative humidity Average daily relative humidity in the living room
  EnICO2 CO2 concentration Average daily concentration of CO2 in the living room during the winter period