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2012-06-05: Major Upgrade to RETScreen Software

An important upgrade to the RETScreen Software, RETScreen Suite, was released on June 1, 2012. RETScreen users should install this substantially improved version of the software.

Click here to download RETScreen Suite

RETScreen Suite integrates the RETScreen 4 clean energy project analysis software and the RETScreen Plus energy management software.

Some of the key features and advances of RETScreen Suite include:

- Global benchmark database
- Clean Energy Policy Toolkit
- Interactive Bing Map for climate database
- 13 new energy resource maps
- 875 new products added to product database
- Multivariable regression analysis option
- Reference temperature optimization tool
- More flexible targeting tool
- Measurement & Verification (M&V) charting capability
- Detailed statistical analysis information
- Monitored data update form
- Enhanced reporting capabilities

RETScreen Suite was developed in collaboration with the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP) and the NASA Langley Research Center.

With nearly 340,000 users in every country and territory of the world, the RETScreen software has a significant and growing influence on clean energy markets globally. The software has been directly responsible for over $7 billion in user savings to-date.