ORNL researchers develop ‘Autotune’ software to make it quicker, easier, and cheaper to model energy use of buildings.
Radiance rendering of daylighting and electric lighting for the retrofit of the New York Times offices in New York.
Image credit: Andrew McNeil, LBNL
Architecture firm Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) used EnergyPlus to design a new 380,000 square foot federal office building in West Virginia. The building has an advanced ventilated double facade and uses low-energy underfloor air distribution and is designed to achieve energy savings of 30% below code.
Image credit: Jason Kirkpatrick, SOM.