How to use sketchup and 3d warehouse for solar energy analysis & solar design – A case study by Lumos Solar
Watch the following exclusive sketchup video to learn how Lumos Solar from Boulder, CO, has utilized sketchup and 3d warehouse to convert solar panels into artistic and efficient design elements by relating their design intentions with sketchup.
The Solar Designers can use sketchup to sketch a solar array as well as visualize array shading. There is option in sketchup for projecting shadows in every day of the year & each time of the day. The Solar Designers can easily find out whether any solar panels are afflicted with shade effect from specific locations of the building.