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NC-v4 EQc5: Thermal comfort
posted by Alexandre DENEUVILLE on May 16, 2022, 5:38 am


For the credit Thermal comfort, what alternative can we have other than remote controls to regulate thermal comfort in spaces where there is a significant number of occupants such...

Does the project scope for kitchen appliances include future tenants?

NC-v4 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Christoph Keck on Apr 25, 2022, 7:47 am

Hi guys,

we are currently in the pre-certification stage of a hotel + retail complex. This complex will host 6 restaurants / fast food joints which will all be leased and one restaurant...

Last reply: emily reese moody, May 13, 2022, 6:58 pm

exemptions for the location of the permanent entryways systems

NC-v4 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by Alexandre DENEUVILLE on Apr 20, 2022, 11:49 am


Can you confirm that the presence of entryway systems can be dispense in the entrances where the traffic of trolley is frequent?

Thank you 

Last reply: emily reese moody, May 13, 2022, 6:34 pm

Softwares respecting the Ashrae regulation

NC-v4.1 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Sam Tognet on Apr 29, 2022, 5:31 am

Hello everyone,

In France, and at the company I am at we use: Pleiades as a software for Thermal dynamic simulation, but it turns out that this software doesn't respect ASHRAE Regulation,...

Last reply: Sam Tognet, May 2, 2022, 1:34 pm

Calculating daily average and peak total occupants

Calculating FTEs
posted by Nicole Isk on Oct 4, 2019, 11:24 am


i have a question regarding the calculation of the daily average and peak total occupants, because we received a review commnt on this topic. I have no idea how to calculate it and i...

Last reply: Michelle Halle Stern, Apr 21, 2022, 2:25 pm

LEED v4.1 Renewable Energy- no contracts with a period longer than two years available

NC-v4.1 EAc5: Renewable energy
posted by J Schütz on Apr 2, 2020, 10:30 am

Dear all,

Actually, German law prohibits electricity contracts with a fixed contract period longer than two years, there has to be the possibility to cancel the contract. Although, the...

Last reply: Hashir Usman, Mar 30, 2022, 7:44 am

EAc7- Since when it's neccessary the RECs/Carbon offsets

CS-v4 EAc7: Green power and carbon offsets
posted by Instra Ingenieros on Mar 22, 2022, 11:49 am

Hi everyone, hope anyone can help me with this issue.

I'm trying to meet this credit purchasing both RECs and Carbon Offsets for both electric and carbon consumptions. It is clear that we...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Mar 28, 2022, 11:36 am

Flush out in warhouse zone

Warehouses-NC-v4.1 EQc4: Indoor air quality assessment
posted by Carine HUANG on Mar 9, 2022, 11:21 am

Hello, I am working on a warehouse project.

The storage in the warehouse will be ventilated with an exhaust fan to meet the calculated minimum fresh air flow requirement (0.4 L/s/m²). If...

Comparison between the three systems BREEAM, DNGB LEED

LEED Rating System Selection
posted by Wisam Maddni on Mar 9, 2022, 4:03 am

Dear ladies and gentlemen,

I would like to ask this question: Are there currently properties that have several certification systems (...

Existing Building with DES: choosing v4/v4.1, DES modelling strategy

CS-v4 EAc2: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Sarah Leenknegt on Jan 31, 2022, 11:18 am

Hi everyone

We are trying to make some strategic decisions and would be happy about some feedback. First a short summary, two questions are below.

Situation is an existing office...

Last reply: Tyler Thumma, Mar 8, 2022, 8:44 am