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LEED v4.1
Warehouses & Dist. Ctrs. - NC
Location & Transportation
Electric Vehicles

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Warehouses-NC-v4.1 LTc8: Electric Vehicles 1 point

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Integral group
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Intent

To reduce pollution by promoting alternatives to conventionally fueled automobiles.

Requirements

Option 1. Electric Vehicle Charging (1 point)

Provide an on-site fleet with at least one yard tractor that is powered by electricity and provide on-site charging for the vehicles.

OR

Option 2. Reduced Truck Idling (1 point)

Provide an electrical connection for at least 50% of all dock door locations to limit truck idling at the dock.

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LEEDuser expert

Marilyn Specht

Integral group
Sr. Sustainability Consultant, Associate

USGBC logo

© Copyright U.S. Green Building Council, Inc. All rights reserved.

Intent

To reduce pollution by promoting alternatives to conventionally fueled automobiles.

Requirements

Option 1. Electric Vehicle Charging (1 point)

Provide an on-site fleet with at least one yard tractor that is powered by electricity and provide on-site charging for the vehicles.

OR

Option 2. Reduced Truck Idling (1 point)

Provide an electrical connection for at least 50% of all dock door locations to limit truck idling at the dock.

LEEDuser expert

Marilyn Specht

Integral group
Sr. Sustainability Consultant, Associate

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