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DOE Updates Tools for Building Energy Modeling
The U.S. Department of Energy's Building Technologies Office released updated versions of two whole-building energy modeling tools: EnergyPlus engine and the OpenStudio software development kit and application. Whole-Building energy modeling is a versatile, multipurpose tool that is used in new building and retrofit design, code compliance, green certification, qualification for tax credits and utility incentives, and real-time building control. Click here for more information.