Use this section to account for the cost of water from various sources.

Source Cost Data

  • Tank/Reservoir ID - List the individual Tank/Reservoir ID with cost data.

  • Cost Rate/Volume - Specify the cost currency per unit of volume. Cost is in the currency of your choice and the volume units are specified in the Data Unit section of the Options settings.

  • Curve ID - Specify a curve ID describing how the source cost (Y in cost currency) varies as a function of the total flow leaving the Tank or Reservoir (X in flow units). The data points must be defined in an increasing order of flow. The cost currency is user-specified. The curve is defined in the Curve data section of the Operational Data in the main program. The predefined Curve name is selected with the pull-down menu.

Insert ID - Insert Tank/Reservoir ID to the active row by clicking on the individual component in the map view.

Update ID - Update Tank/Reservoir ID to the active row by clicking on the individual component in the map view.

Clear All - Delete all Tank/Reservoir IDs and associated cost data in the Source Cost table.

Insert Rows - Select the row in which to insert a new record, and then click on this icon to insert a new row.

Delete Rows - Select one or more rows, and then click on Delete Rows button to delete those records. 

Set Rows - Specify the number of rows to be created in the Source Cost table.

Message Board

This section of the Scheduler dialog box will display a message upon successful completion of the commands that have been activated or pertinent error messages to the simulation.