Understanding of building and soil thermal characteristics.
Architects, utility companies, equipment enclosure designers requiring low energy consuming or passive cooling solutions.
Data requirements are listed on http://www.awdabpt.com/infoforugs.html. The user enters data via 'windows' forms.
Graphical and tabular, both on-screen and printable. Output data file (.csv) is viewable in most spreadsheets for further manipulation. Individual tables can be exported to most spreadsheets.
Handles thermal mass and passive and active cooling or heating systems. Dynamic calculation of heat transfer characteristics without generalisations. Utilises well founded ground temperature models down to 10 m depth.