Heating Cable Power Recommended for Common Civil Buildings
Existing buildings that conform to MOC's (Ministry of Construction) JGJ26-86 energy saving standards.
Building type Heating area thermal index w/m2 Recommended power w/m2 Remark
Min. Max. Min. Max.
Multi-storey, high-rise residential building 47 70 56 84
Single storey residential building 81 105 97 126
Office building, school 58 81 70 97
Hospital, kindergarten 65 85 78 102
Hotel 58 70 70 84
Library 47 76 56 91
Shop 64 87 77 104
Canteen, restaurant 116 140 139 160 Auxiliary measures are needed if the heating effect doesn't meet the requirement.
Theater 93 116 112 139
Auditorium, gymnasium 116 163 139 160 Auxiliary measures are needed if the heating effect doesn't meet the requirement.
Bathroom 120 150 144 160 Auxiliary measures are needed if the heating effect doesn't meet the requirement.






New buildings that conform to MOC's (Ministry of Construction) JGJ26-95 energy saving standards.
Building type Heating area thermal index w/m2 Recommended power w/m2
Min. Max. Min. Max.
Multi-storey, high-rise residential building 40 56 48 67
Single storey residential building 56 72 67 86
Office building, school 48 68 58 82
Hospital, kindergarten 52 70 62 84
Hotel 48 60 58 72
Library 44 72 53 86
Shop 60 80 72 96
Canteen, restaurant 80 98 96 118
Theater 70 85 84 102
Auditorium, gymnasium 80 110 96 132
Bathroom 100 120 120 160