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

Approved Extract

The certificate covers  DesignBuilder  (Version 4.0) Building Energy Analysis Software when used for the assessment of the energy requirement of buildings as required in Regulation XA3 of Part XA:  

Energy usage in buildings  of the National Building Regulations;

This certificate and Agrément South Africa’s assessment apply only to the  DesignBuilder  (Version 4.0) Building Energy Analysis Software as described in this certificate and where the terms and conditions of certification are complied with.

General description

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.