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NC-v4 SSc4: Rainwater management
posted by Gustavo De las Heras Izquierdo on Mar 26, 2015, 12:47 pm

Path 3 states: "manage on site the runoff from the developed site for the 85th percentile ". I guess this requirement was made to exclude the sidewalk from calculations. Am I reading this...

Last reply: David Hubka, May 16, 2022, 2:10 pm

Safety-first measure duration and recurrence of survey application

Pilot-Credits INpc136: Safety First: Re-Enter Your Workspace
posted by Malenny Jimenez on Mar 18, 2022, 2:11 pm

My team would like to know if there is a lenght of time for which these requirements are to be complied. Is this credit thought out specifically for the COVID pandemic or is it intended to be...

Last reply: Agnes Vorbrodt, May 9, 2022, 1:23 pm

Outdoor water use minimum requirements

CS-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Gabriela Mena on Oct 1, 2018, 11:21 am


We are developing a CS project, even that the project is not pursuing the minimum percentage required for open space and vegetated areas, it has some pots. In order to...

Last reply: Andrey Kuznetsov, Apr 1, 2022, 2:42 am

Negative ETo

CS-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Laura Chávez on Jul 13, 2020, 8:15 pm

I'm using the Outdoor water use reduction calculator_v02 from the resources tab since the project its outside USA. I'm entering the data for the monthly rainfal and Monthñy ETo from the IWMI site...

Last reply: Andrey Kuznetsov, Mar 30, 2022, 10:10 am

Rammed Aggregate Piers

LEED v4.1 Discussion Forum
posted by Oliver Preuss on Dec 24, 2021, 2:03 pm

Hi everyone, we are participating in a porject in Mexico where the client wants to use Rammed Aggregate Piers, and we want to use this oportunity to get some points for the New Construction, but...

Bird Collision deterrence / migratory route

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Vladimir Mota on Oct 13, 2021, 9:15 pm


The bird collision deterrence credit requiers the building owner to "Develop a three-year initial monitoring plan to routinely monitor the building and site structures for bird...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Nov 16, 2021, 2:56 pm

Warehouse ventilation filtration system

Warehouses-NC-v4 EQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Gabriela Mena on Nov 24, 2020, 1:53 pm

I am working on a warehouse project that has supply fans (wall mounted) to ventilate the space, we are pursuing the Enhanced...

Last reply: Hashir Usman, Nov 2, 2021, 9:39 am

INPc136: Safety First- Re-Enter your Workspace

CS-2009 IDc1: Innovation in Design
posted by Juan Guerrero on Oct 27, 2021, 11:10 am

Hello everyone,

Does anybody know if this pilot credit will be an actually credit? In the time we are living, I imagine this will be part for our lives for now on to the future.

IDc1.4 Bird Collision Deterrence

CS-2009 IDc1: Innovation in Design
posted by Juan Guerrero on Oct 27, 2021, 10:34 am

Hi everyone, I have a question about the IDc1.4 Bird Collision Deterrence credit.

What relevance do metal doors and walls have for bird collisions?

Daylight controls in multifamily mid-rise residential buildings

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Gaston Michaud on Oct 26, 2021, 12:54 pm


By following the Multifamily Energy Model Simulation Guidelines, lighting in dwelling unit spaces shall be modeled as lit for 2-3 hours per day; so, we distributed these hours ...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Oct 26, 2021, 2:00 pm