SASO XXXX/2016: Large capacity air conditioners - performance requirement and methods of testing

Last updated: 5 November 2017
MEPS for large capacity air conditioners Air conditioners, air cooled
-CC ‰¤ 70000 * EER: 11.2
-70000
-135000
-240000
-CC > 760000 EER:,
9.7 air conditioners, water cooled
-CC ‰¤ 70000 EER: 12.1
-70000
- 135000
-240000
-CC > 760000 EER:,
12.2 Air conditioners, evaporatively cooled
-CC ‰¤ 70000 EER: 12.1
-70000
-135000
-240000
-CC > 760000 EER:,
11.7 * excluding window, split duted, and split non-ducted MEPS for condensing units: Condensing units, air cooled
-CC ‰¤ 135000 EER: 11.0
-CC > 135000 EER: 10.5 Condensing units, water cooled
-CC ‰¤ 135000 EER: 11.9
-CC > 135000 EER:335 13.5
Condensing units, evaporatively cooled
-CC ‰¤ 135000 EER: 11.9
-CC > 135000 EER: 13.5
MEPS for electrically operated chillers air cooled
-CC ‰¤ 1800,000 EER:10.1
-CC > 1800,000 EER: 10.1
water cooled, positive displacement
-CC ‰¤ 900,000 EER:16.0
-900,000
-1800,000
-3600,000
-CC > 7200,000 EER: 21.4
water cooled, centrifugal
-CC ‰¤ 3600,000 EER: 19.7
-3600,000
-7200,000
-CC > 14400,000 EER: 21.4
MEPS for absorption chillers
-air cooled, single effect EER: 2.0
-water cooled, single effect EER: 2.4
-double effect, indirect fired EER: 3.4
-double effect, direct fired EER: 3.4
MEPS for electrically operated variable-refrigerant-flow (VRF) air conditioner systems VRF multi split air conditioners, air cooled
-CC ‰¤ 70000 EER:11.2
-70000
-135000
-CC > 240000 EER:10.0
VRF multi split air conditioners, heat pumps
-CC ‰¤ 70000 EER:11.2
-70000
-135000
-CC > 240000 EER:9.5
VRF multi split air conditioners, water cooled
-CC ‰¤ 70000 EER:12.0
-70000
-135000
-CC > 240000 EER:10.0
MEPS for close control air conditioners and condensing units serving computer rooms Close control air-conditioners, air cooled
-CC ‰¤ 70000 EER down flow: 7.3; EER up flow: 7
-70000
-CC > 240000 EER down flow 6.4; EER up flow: 6.1
Close control air-conditioners, water cooled
-CC ‰¤ 70000 EER down flow 8.4; EER up flow: 8.1
-70000
-CC > 240000 EER down flow 7.8; EER up flow: 7.5 CC,

Cooling Capacity (Btu/h), EER (BTU/W/h)

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End uses covered
  • Building end-uses
  • Building systems
  • Space cooling