A Benchmarking Model for Household Water Consumption Based on Adaptive Logic Networks

Xiaomin Chen, Shuang-Hua Yang, Lili Yang, Xi Chen

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Abstract

Household water benchmarking is an important step in evaluating a household's water usage and comparing it with similar house- holds. It can provide an indicator if a household consumes more water than usual during a certain period of time or some households consume more than other similar households in a particular region. This paper proposes a benchmarking model for household water consumption based on Adaptive Logic Networks (ALNs). Real world data collected by a water consumption monitoring system installed in Sosnowiec, Poland and Skiathos, Greece is respectively used to build a model for each city. The results indicate that the developed models can successfully prediction for a particular use purpose.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1391-1398
Number of pages8
JournalProcedia Engineering
Volume119
Early online date1 Sep 2015
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Event13th Computer Control for Water Industry Conference, CCWI 2015 - Leicester
Duration: 1 Sep 2015 → …

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