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Heating degree days CROSS scenarios

Package version
DescriptionHeating degree days in CROSS scenarios
Last changesNot documented
Geographical scopeSwitzerland
Geographical resolutionCountry
Temporal scope and resolution1981-2099 (Yearly resolution)
DownloadData package (zip)
cross-heating-degree-days-cross-2022-09-30.zip(4 kB)

Individual data files
hdd_cross.csv (6 kB)
Meta dataREADME.md
datapackage.json
Data licensesCreative Commons Attribution 4.0
ContactAdriana Marcucci, Energy Science Center, ETHZ
Institution/ProjectCROSS
SourcesM. Berger, J. Worlitschek, The link between climate and thermal energy demand on national level: A case study on Switzerland, Energy and buildings, 202: 294-301, 109372.
M. Berger, J. Worlitschek, A novel approach for estimating residential space heating demand, Energy, 159: 294-301, 2018.
CH2018 – CH2018 – Climate Scenarios for Switzerland, Technical Report, National Centre for Climate Services, Zurich
Cite asMarcucci, A.(2022). Heating degree days CROSS scenarios. CROSS. https://sweet-cross.ch/data/heating-degree-days-cross/2022-09-30/


Field documentation
Annual heating degree days mean value for Switzerland, Population-weighted (hdd cross.csv)
Field NameType (Format)Description
yearnumberYear 1981-2099
RCP2.6numberAnnual heating degree days in RCP2.6 scenario: Median
RCP4.5numberAnnual heating degree days in RCP4.5 scenario: Median
RCP8.5numberAnnual heating degree days in RCP8.5 scenario: Median