With our continued efforts in enhancing sustainability in all our projects, we have been looking into early-design daylight and energy analysis. Since LMN loves Revit, we tested 3 energy simulation plug-ins available for Revit: IES-VE, Design Builder and Sefaira. IES and Design Builder are 2 standalone energy simulation software famous among energy modelers and MEP consultants. Sefaira is a new player and started with energy and daylight plug-ins for Sketchup and then launched a Revit plug-in.

Check out this post at the LMNts blog to read the full review …