Energy Analysis


  • Autodesk Insight

    Engineer confirms accuracy of Autodesk energy analysis tools

    Written by Heather Johnson It’s a dilemma faced by architects and engineers when considering early-stage design analysis:  which is more important– accuracy or precision?  Accuracy refers to the closeness of a measurement to an actual or known value, while precision is related to variation between multiple measurements of the same element. Accuracy vs precision According…


  • Revit helps architecture meet Architecture 2030 Challenge

    Using Revit and Insight to achieve Architecture 2030 Challenge goals

    Written by Heather R. Johnson With dedicated sustainability staff and using Autodesk Revit and Insight, included in the Autodesk Architecture, Engineering, and Construction Collection, firms are on their way to achieving their targets for meeting the Architecture 2030 challenge. Multi-disciplinary design studio Eskew+Dumez+Ripple (EDR) and CTA Architects Engineers, an integrated engineering and design firm, are…


  • Autodesk Revit's energy performance analysis helps design high-performance building

    3 videos to help you get started with energy performance analysis in Revit

    Did you know that a subscription to Revit or the Architecture, Engineering & Construction Collection includes access to Insight, a powerful tool for energy performance analysis? Insight is a cloud-based simulation platform integrated with Revit that provides centralized access to performance data and advanced analysis engines.  With Revit and Insight you can generate building performances analysis of energy,…


  • What’s in the Autodesk AEC Collection for Revit MEP users

    The Autodesk Architecture, Engineering, and Construction Collection gives you access to a set of integrated tools — including Revit — that equip you to meet any project challenge – now and in the future.  Here’s the full list of products and services included in an AEC Collection subscription. MEP engineers and detailers using Revit may…


  • Revit MEP 2018 Energy Analysis

    What’s New in Revit MEP 2018 for Energy Analysis

    Energy analytical model – outside air enhancements Would you like to cover all internal gains, occupancy schedules, and outdoor air requirements with a single setting from a list of ASHRAE 62.1 activities?  What if you could use the same data from your BIM model for more detailed energy analysis in simulation software like Autodesk Insight,…