NOTE: Method is applicable only for occupant-controlled naturally conditioned spaces that meet all of the following criteria: (a) There is no mechanical cooling system installed. No heating system is in operation; (b) Metabolic rates ranging from 1.0 to 1.3 met; and (c) Occupants are free to adapt their clothing to the indoor and/or outdoor thermal conditions within a range at least as wide as 0.5-1.0 clo.
To cite this webpage:
Hoyt Tyler, Schiavon Stefano, Piccioli Alberto, Moon Dustin, and Steinfeld Kyle, 2012, CBE Thermal Comfort Tool for ASHRAE-55. Center for the Built Environment, University of California Berkeley, http://cbe.berkeley.edu/comforttool/