Company Name: Greenbuild Consultants

Address:  PO Box 12 102  DIE BOORD 7613  Stellenbosch

Telephone:   +27 (0)21 880 2925

Fax :  na

Email:   francois@greenplan.co.za

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DesignBuilder Energy Analysis Software is a user-friendly interface for the US Department of Energy software EnergyPlus. EnergyPlus has been developed from both of the BLAST (Building Loads Analysis and System Thermodynamics) and the DOE-2 programmes of the 1970’s and 1980’s.DesignBuilder Energy Analysis Software may be used for the rational design air-conditioned buildings or naturally ventilated buildings of all occupancies in terms of the requirements of Regulation XA3 b) and c) of Part XA: Energy usage in buildings of the National Building Regulations.