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The final report consists of 500 pages that describe new generation computational tools for the design and operation of building and community energy systems. The report summarizes the development of Modelica models, approaches and tools for co-simulation based on the Functional Mockup Interface standard, Building Information Modeling technologies based on the Industry...

The Energy Department and the National Labs have released updated versions of their state-of-the-art open-source whole-building energy modeling tools: the EnergyPlus™ engine and the OpenStudio™ software development kit (SDK) and application.

Available at http://energyplus.net/, EnergyPlus 8.9.0 includes the...

ASHRAE announced the recent launch of the As Designed rating of its Building Energy Quotient (Building EQ) Portal, providing a faster, more automated approach to receive a Building EQ Performance Score.

Both the In Operation and As Designed ratings are now available in the Building EQ Portal. As Designed rating compares potential energy use based on the building...

As a advocate of performance-based design, have you ever wanted a library of simulation graphics to help you show off the value of energy and daylight modeling? The IBPSA-USA research committee recently launched the crowd-sourced Project StaSIO website to aggregate compelling, beautiful, and clear simulation output graphics. The graphics are categorized by simulation...

Co-located with ArchitectureBoston Expo, Greenbuild 2017 achieves a record-breaking waste diversion rate of 90.5 percent and 25,000 pounds of donations among highlights

Read the 2017 Greenbuild Sustainability Report, highlighting valuable metrics and key benchmarks regarding the impact on...

LEED professionals distinguish themselves in the green building marketplace by earning one of six LEED professional credentials. Credential holders are recognized as leaders in the field, and they contribute expertise to various industries and projects. Are you one of them?

Don't have a credential yet?...

Anyone may submit a proposal—the deadline is May 31.

Having a rating system that is agile and built to evolve means that the processes that sustain it must also have the same agility....

ACEEE’s Health and Energy Linked (HELP) Awards recognize programs that simultaneously improve human health and save energy. This report highlights the six exemplary programs chosen by a panel of expert advisors to receive the first awards. Case studies describe funding, communities served, and the energy efficiency measures used to improve the health and safety of...

The Prairie View A&M University team was victorious as the Grand Winner at the...

Climate.OneBuilding.org is pleased to announce the availability of a new simulation weather data set (TMYx) is now available for locations in Mexico, Caribbean, Central and South America and Antarctica, derived from the ISD (US NOAA's Integrated Surface Database) with hourly data through 2017. TMYxs for more...

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