Energyplus 101: Part 1 - Geometry

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This is the first of a multi-part series on getting started with Energyplus. These videos walk you through the process of creating geometry for your Energyplus IDF file using the OpenStudio SketchUp plugin. Energyplus and OpenStudio are both available at the DOE’s website for Energyplus –>

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Geometry in OpenStudio - Part 1

Geometry in OpenStudio - Part 2

Geometry in OpenStudio - Part 3