CDDS

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CDDS

Abbreviation for:
Council of Deans of Dental Schools (Medspeak-UK)
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The heating and cooling degree day futures would be helpful in controlling energy costs.
The Chicago Mercantile Exchange lists both heating degree day and cooling degree day contracts.
Figure 3 shows that, for this application, the electrical energy consumption per cooling degree day (CDD) fell noticeably with each change implemented.
A heating and cooling degree day analysis was completed for the data set, revealing that there were 38% more cooling degree days and 1% fewer heating degree days during the reporting period compared to the simulated weather file.
Third, the energy use was adjusted for the difference in heating and cooling degree days between 2013 and 2015.
Using monthly data on temperatures to find heating and cooling degree days, the relationship between monthly electricity demand and temperature is explored which is then used to find the impact of projected climate change on electricity demand.
You'll also need to determine your building's base temperature in order to determine the number of heating or cooling degree days your building experienced.
Each edition also contains monthly summaries for heating and cooling degree days (65 degree F base).
The gas market "continues to be under pressure'' as demand-weighted cooling degree days, a measure of weather-related electricity demand, have been below normal, Soozhana Choi, a strategist at Deutsche Bank AG in Washington, said in a note to clients Monday.
coal demand rose sharply in the third quarter with a significant increase in cooling degree days, which helped to draw down stockpiles in the Ohio Valley.
This would not be an absolute conclusion as other parameters such as ratio of heating degree days to cooling degree days in each city also affects the conclusion.
1 (ASHRAE 2004a) provides a classification of climate zones according to the heating and cooling degree days and the atmospheric moisture.