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NC-v4 SSc2: Site development - protect or restore habitat
posted by Neetika Parmar on Apr 15, 2019, 6:50 am

Hi our project is a complete...

Acquiring of 1 credit through self education programs of site green building features

Healthcare-v2009 IDc1: Innovation in Design
posted by Nasir Hussain on Apr 5, 2019, 1:13 pm

My project is a healthcare project (New Construction) going for LEED v-2009 (targeting GOLD Rating) located in Dubai. I am planning to have an on site self education program on the Green Features...

Zero Lot line Plot and Option 2 Scenario

NC-v4 SSc4: Rainwater management
posted by Boobalan Saravanan on Apr 3, 2019, 1:22 am

Hi all.

I am working on a project which falls under a zero lot line. Option 1 says everything needs to be done in the design stage and the runoff needs to be managed, which was not done in...

EWH ASHRAE Compliance

NC-2009 EAc1: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Osama Touni on Mar 24, 2019, 6:09 am


Regarding Electric water Heater, is there any equation to calculate the EWH energy factor to compare the result with the equation of ASHRAE 90.1-2007...EFmin = 0.97* − (0.00132 × V...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Mar 26, 2019, 9:56 am

Dense cities & Municipality infra structure

NC-v4 SSc4: Rainwater management
posted by soha yamani on Mar 24, 2019, 2:26 am

We have a case were our site lies within a densely urban city , where they have minimal events of rainfall but with huge amounts- therefore allover the city they collect the rain water through...

why use UL ECOLOGO2777

EBOM-2009 IEQc3.3: Green Cleaning—Purchase of Sustainable Cleaning Products and Materials
posted by Ramkrishna kashyap Kashyap on Mar 11, 2019, 1:36 pm
Last reply: Trista Little, Mar 13, 2019, 10:39 pm

Commissioning Documentation for 7 separate towers sharing a common ground floor & podium level with shared/mixed MEP Systems

NC-2009 EAp1: Fundamental Commissioning of Building Energy Systems
posted by Joshua ADY on Mar 10, 2019, 6:24 am

We are working as an independent...

Quality views in nonregularly occupied spaces

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by keerthana gopi on Feb 27, 2019, 8:41 am

One of our projects is a 30-storey building. The credit requires 15% of non regularly occupied floor area to have access to views. Is there any expected pattern for floor-wise distribution or can...

Heat Exchangers

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Osama Touni on Feb 20, 2019, 6:40 am


how can i confirm that the proposed Heat exchangers comply with LEED EAp 2 minimum energy performance ? and what is the requirement of ASHRAE 90.1.2007  fro the same material...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Feb 20, 2019, 12:01 pm

Friendly leed

Healthcare-v4 MPR2: Must use reasonable LEED boundaries
posted by AHMED ABDELHAKAM on Feb 19, 2019, 1:34 am

I work in leed health care project in Kuwait and our contract state that our project have to be friendly leed ?
-What mean by friendly leed.
- what is the minimum requirement and the...

Last reply: Paula Melton, Feb 20, 2019, 11:36 am