RETScreen Expert

The World's Leading Clean Energy Decision-Support Software

RETScreen Expert is the newest version of the RETScreen tool, in development by Natural Resources Canada since 1998. Applicable to a wide range of clean energy projects, from solar and wind through motors, pumps, and building technologies, RETScreen Expert offers:

  • Prefeasibility: Determine whether a proposed clean energy project makes sense
  • Performance tracking: Analyse data from a clean energy project on an ongoing basis to verify its correct operation and quantify savings.
  • Benchmarking: Compare the energy consumption of your facility with benchmarks from similar facilities around the world.
  • Portfolio analysis: extract information from across a portfolio of different projects.

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Upcoming courses on RETScreen Expert:

November 21-22, 2019
Clean Energy Project Analysis with RETScreen® Expert
Case studies from renewables and energy efficiency for prefeasibility, performance, and portfolio analysis.
Location: Calgary, Alberta
Fees: $795 before incentives of up to $385

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Request a course   RER Energy can organize RETScreen courses for your organization or offer an open-registration RETScreen course in your city.

Financial Incentives Available

For Alberta, Ontario, and course packages

Other energy-related courses:


Advanced heat recovery and industrial energy efficiency

Go beyond conventional energy audits and find savings through advanced heat recovery techniques for complex industrial facilities.


Data mining and machine learning

Use multivariate analysis techniques to understand complex data sets and uncover low-cost or no-cost projects for energy savings and quality improvement.