IFC 4.3.1.0 (IFC4X3_ADD1)

7.4.2.12 IfcElectricGeneratorTypeEnum

7.4.2.12.1 Semantic definition

The IfcElectricGeneratorTypeEnum defines different types of electric generators.

7.4.2.12.2 Type values

Type Description
CHP

Combined heat and power supply, used not only as a source of electric energy but also as a heating source for the building. It may therefore be not only part of an electrical system but also of a heating system.

ENGINEGENERATOR

Electrical generator with a fuel-driven engine, for example a diesel-driven emergency power supply.

STANDALONE

Electrical generator which does not include its source of kinetic energy, that is, a motor, engine, or turbine are all modeled separately.

USERDEFINED

User-defined type.

NOTDEFINED

Undefined type.

Table 7.4.2.12.A

7.4.2.12.3 Formal representation

TYPE IfcElectricGeneratorTypeEnum = ENUMERATION OF
	(CHP
	,ENGINEGENERATOR
	,STANDALONE
	,USERDEFINED
	,NOTDEFINED);
END_TYPE;

7.4.2.12.4 References

7.4.2.12.5 Changelog

7.4.2.12.5.1 IFC4

  • item, CHP
  • item, ENGINEGENERATOR
  • item, STANDALONE