Top level menus

File menu

Menu item

Description

New ESDL

Start with a new empty energy system. Remove all current ESDL files loaded.

Load ESDL

Load an ESDL file from your local file system. Remove all current ESDL files loaded.

Import ESDL

Import an ESDL file from your local file system. This ESDL will be added to the list of loaded ESDLs in the layer control section (7).

Save ESDL

Save the currently selected ESDL to your local file system.

Load from ESDL drive

Load or import an ESDL file from the ESDL drive (ESDL cloud storage).

Save to ESDL drive

Save an ESDL to the ESDL drive.

Only for Mondaine project partners (the Mondaine Hub was the predecessor of the ESDL drive):

Menu item

Description

Load ESDL from Mondaine Hub

Load or import an ESDL file from the Mondaine Hub

Save ESDL to Mondaine Hub

Save an ESDL file to the Mondaine Hub

Note

When you press ‘Save ESDL’ in the ESDL MapEditor, the behaviour is determined by your local browser settings. Most browsers by default save files in the Downloads folder (on Windows at least). In your browser settings you can specify to ask the user for a file location

Edit menu

Menu item

Description

ESDL browser

Energy carriers

Sectors

Shapefile converter

Services menu

Menu item

Description

Energy system statistics

External ESDL services

Get boundary information

ESSIM simulation

Load animation

ESDL compare

ESDL merge

View menu

Menu item

Description

WMS layers

Allows to visualize WMS layers in the MapEditor

Show/hide animation toolbar

Show or hide the animation toolbar - for controlling the load animation

Show/hide asset draw toolbar

Show or hide the asset draw toolbar - for quickly adding certain assets

Show/hide KPIs

Show or hide KPI window

Settings

Settings for the MapEditor and its plugins