Time series data analysis of household electricity usage during el-nino in Malaysia

Nassir Ranjbar, Sheikh Ahmad Zaki, Nelidya Md Yusoff, Aya Hagishima

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The aim of this research is to investigate the occupant's total electricity consumption as well as air conditioner usage behaviour in residential building located in Kuala Lumpur. The field survey was conducted between March to May, 2016 which is the hottest period during the year due to El Nino phenomenon. The results obviously show the heterogeneity of occupant's behaviour of energy usage. The total energy consumption is in the range of 9 kWh/d to 29 kWh/d. The measured energy consumption was compared with the outdoor air temperature.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationChemical Engineering Transactions
EditorsJiri Jaromir Klemes, Peng Yen Liew, Wai Shin Ho, Jeng Shiun Lim
PublisherItalian Association of Chemical Engineering - AIDIC
Number of pages6
ISBN (Electronic)9788895608471
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2017


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Chemical Engineering(all)

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Ranjbar, N., Zaki, S. A., Yusoff, N. M., & Hagishima, A. (2017). Time series data analysis of household electricity usage during el-nino in Malaysia. In J. J. Klemes, P. Y. Liew, W. S. Ho, & J. S. Lim (Eds.), Chemical Engineering Transactions (Vol. 56, pp. 379-384). Italian Association of Chemical Engineering - AIDIC. https://doi.org/10.3303/CET1756064