October 27, 2009

Autodesk Crunches Numbers for Greener Buildings

Martin LaMonica

CAD toolmaker adds smarts to model eco-friendly designs.

Autodesk, a company best known for its AutoCAD three-dimensional design software, has spent the past year developing extensions to its existing products focused on green renovations of existing commercial buildings. Last year, Autodesk acquired two companies that had developed analytical tools intended to bring more hard numbers to sustainable design efforts.

Full story at CNET News

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