Welcome to Scout¶
Scout is a software program that estimates the impacts of various energy conservation measures (ECMs) in the U.S. residential and commercial building sectors. To learn more about what Scout can do, check out An Overview of Scout.
If you’re eager to run a full Scout analysis, the Quick Start Guide is the best place to begin.
Scout is a project of the U.S. Department of Energy Building Technologies Office (BTO) and is freely available for public use.
- An Overview of Scout
- Quick Start Guide
- Installation Guide
- Web Interface Tutorials
- Local Execution Tutorials
- Analysis Approach
- Heating and Cooling Load Components
- ECM Definition Reference