Jan. 2, 2009: DOE Releases New Version of EnergyPlus Simulation Software
• New datasets
• Updated zone and ventilation controls and models
• Enhanced cost calculations and economic reporting
• Extended documentation and guides
For users interested in retrofitting, DOE has also updated and extended the program’s capabilities for modeling existing building envelope, daylighting, and HVAC equipment and systems.
For more information on EnergyPlus Version 3.0 and to download the software at no cost, go to http://apps1.eere.energy.gov/buildings/energyplus/.
Publication date: 12/22/2008