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

NC-v4.1 EAc5: Renewable energy
posted by J Schuetz 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...

Interior Paints and Coatings

NC-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Reinhard Oppl on Dec 16, 2015, 8:51 am

Who can help to clarify? I am in a discussion with consultants who state that for paints and coatings, wet-applied on-site on walls, floors and ceilings, the...

Last reply: Oliver Bate, Mar 30, 2020, 6:07 am

Automatic Receptacle Control

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Jan Hesse on Aug 7, 2015, 6:36 am

ASHRAE 90.1-2010 8.4.2 states, that 50% of all 125 volt 15- and 20-Ampere receptacle outlets in private offcies, open offices and computer classrooms shall be automatically switched off when the...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Mar 25, 2020, 11:58 am

LEED online Substitution v4.1 for v4 MRC1: Submit 4 Points for Option 4 Path 4?

NC-v4.1 MRc1: Building life-cycle impact reduction
posted by J Schuetz on Mar 20, 2020, 9:02 am

Dear all,

as our project meets the requirements of Path 4, we like to submit 4 Points in LEED online. For Option 4 under LEED v4 only 3 Points are available at the thresholds. Is it...

Last reply: J Schuetz, Mar 24, 2020, 5:45 am

Is tehre a reference as to which costs are to be considered?

NC-v4.1 MRc3: Building product disclosure and optimization - sourcing of raw materials
posted by Benjamin Weise on Mar 23, 2020, 3:39 am

Hi,

this question is about a project in Germany, so cost estimates might work differently here. We are having difficulties retrieving the material costs from the subcontractors.

The...

Satisfaction of the authority

NC-v4 LTc3: High Priority Site and Equitable Development
posted by Florian Schmidtchen on Jun 2, 2017, 8:21 am

Dear all,
can anyone explain "satisfaction of the authority"?
Under German law the property owner is obligated to remediate all contaminations. At the end of the soil remediation...

Last reply: Luis Huertas, Mar 12, 2020, 12:28 pm

Base building versus tenant metering

CS-v4 EAp3: Building-level energy metering
posted by Jens Apel on Jul 18, 2017, 8:52 am

Maybe I am overly cautious, but I would like to clarify the following. The Ref.Guide states "...

Last reply: Shannon Oletic, Mar 6, 2020, 5:13 pm

Option 2- Strategy F: work surfaces comply but no movable partitions in the project

NC-v4 EQc6: Interior lighting
posted by Benjamin Weise on Feb 19, 2020, 2:39 am

We are planning to comply with the strategies A, B, C and F. The strategies A, B and C should not pose a problem. However, I am not sure about strategy F:

Work surfaces will be grey-white...

Last reply: Benjamin Weise, Mar 5, 2020, 2:09 am

seperate control of presentation walls in small rooms

NC-v4 EQc6: Interior lighting
posted by Benjamin Weise on Feb 12, 2020, 5:16 am

Hi! There are big medium and small meeting rooms featuring presentation walls. They all have direct lighting from above the tables. In the big and medium rooms there are multiple lamps which can...

Last reply: Benjamin Weise, Feb 17, 2020, 1:39 pm

Automatic Daylight dependent Lighting controls and motion detectors

NC-v4 EQc6: Interior lighting
posted by Benjamin Weise on Feb 11, 2020, 6:52 am

Hello,

one of our projects is set to deploy automatic lighting controls depending on the actual daylight reaching a certain space. The interior lighting will be steplessly dimmed according...

Last reply: Joyce Kelly, Feb 14, 2020, 11:51 am