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Pilot-Credits EQpc123: Designing with Nature, Biophilic Design for the Indoor Environment
posted by Esteban Martinez on Dec 14, 2020, 9:09 am

This credit has a wonderful intention since it is based on the well-being of the users of the project in order to generate comfort in the occupation of the buildings. However, in my opinion the...

Interesting Credit and my experience

Pilot-Credits EQpc123: Designing with Nature, Biophilic Design for the Indoor Environment
posted by Esteban Martinez on Nov 27, 2020, 2:50 pm

This has been my fourth time working with this credit and while I must admit is a pretty interesting credit that seeks to implement design strategies and relate them to health/comfort of the...

COVID-19 restrictions alternative documentation path

NC-2009 IEQc3.2: Construction IAQ management plan - before occupancy
posted by Esteban Martinez on Oct 14, 2020, 3:30 pm


I'm working on a project which is on the review stage. The project is applying to the LEED 2009 Credit IEQc3.2: Construction...

Last reply: David Hubka, Oct 16, 2020, 10:03 am

Quality views in nonregularly occupied spaces

Pilot-Credits EQpc117: Quality views in nonregularly occupied spaces
posted by Angela Atehortua on Oct 2, 2020, 2:00 pm

We are currently undertaking a project for a Bank located in the city of Cali, Colombia, this is an office building located in which its premise is to comply with sustainability and bioclimatic...

Projects with no associated off-street parking

CS-v4 LTc7: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Esteban Martinez on May 31, 2017, 4:48 pm

The team has the following doubt: at the LEED guide says that the project allowable parking must be less or equal to minimum code, but then says that if the project is not associated to off-...

Last reply: Summer Minchew, Feb 14, 2020, 8:46 am

Offsite donation

NC-2009 SSc5.1: Site development - protect or restore habitat
posted by Juan Morales on Apr 18, 2017, 1:25 pm

I am working in a project in Colombia with virtually no space available for green areas. The project team wants to donate offsite land in perpetuity, equal to 60% of the previously...

Last reply: Frances Yang, Jan 24, 2019, 1:57 pm

Graded Site- Previously Developed Site

Warehouses-NC-v4 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Pedro Julio Silva Perez on Feb 13, 2018, 3:26 pm

For a Distributuion Center  project located in an industrial park , the developer enhanced the mechanical soil properties through grading the whole site area. This happened approximately two...

Last reply: Kara Strong, Nov 19, 2018, 9:03 am

District or campus thermal energy guidance for Healthcare

Healthcare-v2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Lina Maria Garcia Niño on Oct 26, 2018, 3:41 pm

Dear all,

a) I´m currently working in a Healtcare project LEED V3 2009 .I have been searching the requirements for this kind of building regarding to the Treatment of District or Campus...

100% Outdoor air clarification

CS-v4 EQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Diego Prada on Sep 20, 2018, 6:11 pm


We are working on a Core and Shell Office project where there is a central air circulation system with natural ventilation, which has permanent openings in the facades, 24 hours a day...

Strategy to fulfill the pilot credit Quality views in non regularly occupied spaces

NC-v4 EQc8: Quality Views
posted by Angela Atehortua on Aug 7, 2018, 10:31 pm

In a Project that we are advising that consists of an Innovation building for a University, we are aiming to achieve this pilot loan by implementing two main strategies, the first is that all...

Last reply: TODD REED, Aug 8, 2018, 10:38 am