Mr. Benne became a full-time employee at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in September 2007. He is a primary developer of the OpenStudio project, focusing on software architecture as well as HVAC system modeling. He is currently extending OpenStudio to support the California Building Energy Code Compliance (CBECC) Software, a computerized version of the Title 24 standard. He is also a member of the EnergyPlus development team, where he is helping to modernize the software development process using some of the approaches of the OpenStudio project.
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