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Uploading of Construction Credits

LEED Reviews: Appeals, Design/Construction Submittals, and more
posted by Stephen Sgro on Jun 19, 2018, 2:06 pm

We are currently under preliminary design review on a LEED 2009 Schools (split review) project. We received LEED prelim. review comments and are in the process of concluding them and submitting...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Jun 19, 2018, 2:21 pm

Preferred Parking Requirement

CI-v4 LTc5: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Patricia Lloyd on Jun 18, 2018, 10:07 pm

For our project, 60% below baseline for our building type would be 30.33 parking spots.  However, per the building lease, the tenant only has 5 parking spots in the parking garage.  5% of 5 spots...

Last reply: Emily Purcell, Jun 19, 2018, 11:58 am

Achieving credit in a Rest Area

NC-v4 LTc7: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Julie Hardy on Jun 19, 2018, 11:50 am

The provincial government is designing a Rest Area for an important Highway, the project will also is to be operated and owned by the provincial government. There is no local code requirement for...

Receipt Proof Requirements

NC-2009 MRc3: Materials Reuse
posted by jupiter luner on Jun 19, 2018, 11:17 am

I wanted to clarify something that I recently heard from a contractor on a LEED project. 

For a number of the MR credits the receipts are required for the project. Typically, we...

Possible to submit a design credit that was pending during desing application at the construction applcation phase?

LEED Reviews: Appeals, Design/Construction Submittals, and more
posted by Sue Bryant on Jun 18, 2018, 7:18 pm

We have a credit that is pending after the design application. Because further documentation would entail quite a bit of work, the team wants to wait to see how the point total is looking after...

Last reply: Sue Bryant, Jun 19, 2018, 10:52 am

Is Athena Impact Estimator databses is recommende for South Asia

Pilot-Credits PC63: Whole building life cycle assessment
posted by Malan Jayawickrama on Mar 8, 2017, 1:55 am

I want to know whether LEED is accepting the results of whole building LCA conducted by using Athena Impact Estimator for a Building in Sri Lanka.(Since it is only for North America)

Last reply: Paula Melton, Jun 19, 2018, 10:27 am

absence of material in a category

NC-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Jens Apel on Jun 19, 2018, 5:44 am

What if there is no material in a certain category, e.g. composite...

Last reply: Joanna Switzer, Jun 19, 2018, 10:23 am

MRpc103- Integrative Analysis of Building Materials in NC 2009

NC-2009 IDc1: Innovation in Design
posted by Sara Curlee on May 7, 2018, 4:57 pm

I recently completed the work effort for MRpc103 - Integrative Analysis of Building Materials for a v4 project, and had a v2009 project with an open innovation credit. I...

Last reply: Elizabeth Minne, Jun 19, 2018, 10:01 am

Future development

NC-v4 SSc3: Open space
posted by Mike Fortier on Aug 25, 2016, 6:07 pm

A project I'm working on has a large undeveloped area that we'd like to include in the open space calculations and the design calls for adding the necessary features to promote physical...

Last reply: Michelle Bombeck, Jun 18, 2018, 8:48 pm

Project vs Lighting boundary

NC-v4 SSc6: Light Pollution Reduction
posted by Bill Swanson on May 17, 2017, 10:10 am

There appears to still be confusion on the differences between the Project Boundary and the Lighting Boundary.

The Project boundary is the same as shown in every other credit. All...

Last reply: Michelle Bombeck, Jun 18, 2018, 8:15 pm