Third Party Terms that apply to Autodesk Green Building Studio Service Offering


The following special terms apply to the DOE 2.2 Module: 

19.1  Warranties.  

The DOE 2.2 Module is provided as is and without warranty of any kind at all. All express and implied warranties, including the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement of third party intellectual property rights are expressly disclaimed. The United States, United States Department of Energy, The Regents of the University of California, James J. Hirsch and Autodesk, Inc., and their employees, contractors and other suppliers do not assume any liability for accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of the DOE 2.2 Module, or any accompanying information or products. In no event shall the United States, the United States Department of Energy, The Regents of the University of California, James J. Hirsch, Autodesk, Inc. and their employees, contractor or other suppliers, be liable for any kind of damages whatsoever, even if notified of the possibility of such damages. The entire risk arising out of use of the DOE 2.2 Module remains with Customer and its Users. 

19.2  Indemnification.  

Customer and its Users agree to hold harmless, indemnify, and defend James J Hirsch, The Regents of the University of California, the United States Government, Autodesk, Inc. and their employees, contractors, and other suppliers from any losses, damages, fines, expenses, and attorneys' fees and costs arising out of or related to Customer’s or its Users’ use of the DOE 2.2 Software.  

19.3  DOE Designation.  

Use of the "DOE" designation in the DOE 2.2 Module does not imply endorsement or recommendation by the United States Government. Reference to any specific commercial products, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by James J Hirsch, the United States Government, The Regents of the University of California or any of their contractors, or suppliers. 

19.4  Restricted Rights.  

The DOE 2.2 Module is provided with RESTRICTED RIGHTS. Use, duplication, or disclosure by the Government is subject to restrictions as set forth in subparagraph (c)(1)(ii) of the Rights in Technical Data and Computer Software clause at DFARS 252.227-7013 or subparagraphs (c)(1) and (2) of the Commercial Computer Software Restricted Rights at 48 CFR 52.227-19. The Government is granted for itself and others acting on its behalf a nonexclusive, paid-up, irrevocable worldwide license in this computer software to reproduce, prepare derivative works, and perform publicly and display publicly, by or on behalf of the Government. 


20.1 Google Maps Terms of Use. 

Customer’s and Users’ use of the Autodesk Green Building Studio Solutions is further subject to Google Inc.’s Terms of Service for Google Maps set forth at the following URL: (or such other URL as may be updated by Google)   

20.2 Google Maps Legal Notices. 

The legal notices set forth at the following URL supplement the terms and conditions of this TOU, and are binding on the Customer and Users: (or such other URL as may be updated by Google)  


This software is based in part on the work of the Independent JPEG Group

This software is based in part of the work of the Freetype Team 


License Agreement for Use of Environment Canada Data 


GRANT OF LICENSE - The Government of Canada (Environment Canada) is the owner of all intellectual property rights (including copyright) of the Environment Canada software and data product. You are granted a limited, non-exclusive, non-assignable and non-transferable license to use this software and data product subject to the terms below. This license is not a sale of any or all of the owner's rights. This product may only be used by you, and you may not rent, lease, lend, sub-license or transfer the data product or any of your rights under this agreement to anyone else, except under the following terms and conditions.  

REDISTRIBUTION RESTRICTIONS - You are authorized to further distribute the data or software, including any portion of it, contained in this product under the following conditions only. No fee will be charged explicitly for this Environment Canada product to any party to whom it is distributed. (Charges for value-added services are permitted.) Environment Canada is accredited as the source of the product that is distributed. In the case of redistribution via the Internet, an approved Environment Canada logo is presented at the point of access to the product. Redistribution must occur so that any other party must agree to the same redistribution restrictions before use of the redistributed product is allowed.  

NO WARRANTIES - Environment Canada does not warrant the quality, accuracy, or completeness of any information or data. Such information and data is provided "AS IS" without warranty or condition of any nature. Environment Canada disclaims all other warranties, expressed or implied, including but not limited to implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, with respect to the software, the data retrieved from this product, and any accompanying materials.  

RESTRICTION AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY - In no event shall Environment Canada be liable for any other damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, damages for loss of business profits, business interruption, loss of business information, or other pecuniary loss) arising out of the use of, or inability to use this Environment Canada product, even if Environment Canada has been advised of the possibility of such damages. In any case, Environment Canada's entire liability under any provision of this agreement shall be limited to the amount actually paid by you for the data product.  

RESPONSIBLE USE - It is YOUR RESPONSIBILITY to ensure that your use of this product complies with these terms and to seek prior written permission from Environment Canada and pay any additional fees or royalties, as may be required, for any uses not permitted or not specified in this agreement.  

ACCEPTANCE OF THIS AGREEMENT - Any use whatsoever of the Environment Canada Data software and data product shall constitute your acceptance of the terms of this agreement.  

FURTHER INFORMATION - For further information, please contact:  

Meteorological Service of Canada

National Archives and Data Management Branch,

4905 Dufferin Street,

Downsview, Ontario

M3H 5T4

Tel: (416) 739-4328

Fax: (416) 739-4446 

23. ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS OF National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration/National Climatic Data Center Data Usage. 

Autodesk Green Building Studio wishes to acknowledge the source of rainwater data, provided free of charge, by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration/National Climatic Data Center (NOAA/NCDC). 

24. Special Credit for Highcharts  

Portions relating to Highcharts are © 2010-2013 Highsoft AS and made available under license from Highsoft AS.