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ASHRAE Baseline Heating Fuel Type with Gas Process Loads

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Neil Bulger on Jun 16, 2020, 6:13 pm

I have a new office building where all space heating is designed to be electric heat pumps with supplemental electric resistance, including the outdoor air makup units using heat pumps. The...

Last reply: RDK E&S, Jul 1, 2020, 5:17 pm

Furniture and Furnishings

CI-v4 MRc3: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Jane Christen on Oct 22, 2016, 5:54 pm

Pertaining to Option 2 - Multi-attribute Optimization: "Meet the requirements of the credit above and include...

Last reply: Anya Fiechtl, Jul 1, 2020, 5:06 pm

Is pc98 required to earn pc99?

Pilot-Credits IPpc99: Design for Enhanced Resilience
posted by Elizabeth Powers on Feb 12, 2020, 7:01 pm

Can someone clarify if a project needs to have performed the hazard assessment in pilot credit 98 and during pre-design, in order to be eligible for this pilot credit, or does this pilot credit...

Last reply: Paula Melton, Jul 1, 2020, 9:58 am

Biophilic Design Credit Write Up

Pilot-Credits EQpc123: Designing with Nature, Biophilic Design for the Indoor Environment
posted by Paul Keller on May 12, 2020, 10:18 am

This is my first time working through credit EQpc123.   It was a very interesting requirement that made me think more abstractly about the project.  Reading through the biophillic design...

Last reply: Leilanie Bruce, Jun 30, 2020, 5:30 am

JUST Label experience

Pilot-Credits IPpc90: Social equity within the project team
posted by Patty Karapinar on Jun 26, 2020, 6:16 pm

Hi, our firm has found that obtaining the JUST Label has helped us benchmark how we are doing as an organization and quantifying where we most need to improve.  Working toward doing better and...

Pilot credit required documentation experience

Pilot-Credits IPpc89: Social equity within the community
posted by Evgeniya Barabasz-Lynn on Jun 26, 2020, 5:59 pm

Our project is pursuing the pilot credit “Social equity within the community”, using option 2 - Partner with Existing Community Service.

There is not much information available for this...

Any success with this credit yet?

Pilot-Credits INpc113: Informing Design Using Triple Bottom Line Analysis
posted by Sophie Kerr on Oct 29, 2018, 4:11 pm

forum- There are only a few of us who have commented on this in the LEED User forum so my guess is not many have used this pilot credit it or it's been approved for others without participating in the forum. Log in or register to post comments Elaine Goetz Ohio University LEEDuser Basic Member July 15, 2019- 3:06 pm We also completed this credit using Autocase, but have not yet submitted it.  Participating in the LEED user pilot credit forum (this posting) is one of our last steps before submitting.  I'm glad to see that someone has been awarded this credit with no issues.  Conducting a TBL BCA...

Last reply: Katie Hosking, Jun 26, 2020, 7:11 pm

Ascent Macerating Toilet

CI-v4 WEp1: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Niccolo Benghi on Jun 26, 2020, 2:32 pm

We are planning on using an ascent macerating toilet. I was wondering how to properly specify it  in the Water Use calculator. Would this fixture be allowable?

Total Annual Consumption

CI-v4 EAc3: Advanced Energy Metering
posted by Deborah Stadler on Jun 26, 2020, 7:54 am

Our CI project is not doing an energy model, but using the prescriptive method (AEDG).  What is the acceptable way to determine the Total Annual Consumption to confirm uses above the 10% that...

Last reply: Deborah Stadler, Jun 26, 2020, 9:27 am

Energy Modeling for Addition to Existing LEED NC-2009

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Joe Cavanaugh on Jun 24, 2020, 9:08 am

Our proposed project is to add about 30,000 square feet to an existing 55,000 square foot University science building.  The existing building is LEED Gold under NC-2009.  We hope to pursue LEED-...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Jun 26, 2020, 9:17 am