REPLACE your Heating System Calculator
In order to facilitate the decision-making process of consumers, REPLACE provides an online tool: the “REPLACE your Heating System Calculator”. It will be easy to operate and easy to understand, guiding through the replacement of object and in-house heating ovens and boilers.
White-label Tool in 8 languages
Designed as a “white-label” tool, intermediaries or investors in the 10 target regions can integrate the Calculator in 8 languages into their platforms, including a translated online manual.
The REPLACE your Heating System Calculator:
- can handle large-volume residential buildings and in general domestic hot water preparation,
- provides two calculation scenarios, one without and one including the order of magnitude of a building shell insulation or the existing final energy and fuel consumption,
- can integrate solar thermal heat or PV electric plants,
- and highlights increased comfort and aesthetics, safety, and performance indicators like improved air quality.
Regarding the economic dimension of the Calculator, default reference values ensure quick, indicative results, while in an expert mode well-informed end users will be able to put in their own project-specific values.
Regarding results, not only cash-flows or pay-back times, but graphics visualising a risk assessment will be included.
Availability of the REPLACE your Heating System Calculator: February 2021