Gallery: Free Energy Modeling for Google Sketchup!

 

Integrated Environmental Solutions (IES) recently revealed a free plug-in for Google SketchUp that will allow anyone to perform energy modeling on projects. The powerful plugin will allow anyone to analyze a building’s energy performance, carbon dioxide emissions, daylighting, air flow, solar analysis, and more, providing functionality that was only previously available in Autodesk’s Revit Architecture and Revit MEP.

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5 Comments

  1. free January 13, 2009 at 6:32 pm

    Great work :)

  2. lb5 October 2, 2008 at 7:01 pm

    Don’t bother if you are a Mac user.

  3. tony September 23, 2008 at 3:01 pm

    Is this capable of modeling a building’s energy harnessing as well? Say for example the building has a photovoltaic array on the roof, can that info be fed into the data?

  4. anup September 17, 2008 at 10:03 am

    good

  5. Fair Trade September 15, 2008 at 5:10 pm

    It looks like Google is quietly doing more to stem global warming than our governments…

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