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Schools-NC-v4 MPR2: Must use reasonable LEED boundaries
posted by Alara Matsyk on May 12, 2021, 11:16 am

I do not have a coach assigned to this project, however I have a question regarding the LEED boundary and MPR interpretation for an addition project. I have emailed...

Last reply: Alara Matsyk, May 13, 2021, 9:48 am

20% or more of the design team

Pilot-Credits IPpc90: Social equity within the project team
posted by Shanwen Hsu on Dec 12, 2018, 3:28 pm

My project is pursuing option 2 

There are several companies on the design team are JUST certified and are able to provide GRI G4 report as well as GRESB. My question is, if the dollar ...

Last reply: RWDI SUS Team, May 11, 2021, 4:51 pm

zEPI- Documentation requirements

Pilot-Credits EApc143: Zero Energy Performance Index (zEPI) ACP
posted by Oscar Hernandez Wilches on Apr 23, 2021, 10:42 am

Dear all,

I was looking at the documentation requirement for this credit. I have a doubt regarding the ASHRAE 90.1 :

This is the requirement : 

  • The project shall...

Does Declare count as Third-Party Verified in LEED v4.1?

NC-v4.1 MRc4: Building product disclosure and optimization - material ingredients
posted by Adam Stoker on May 13, 2020, 12:10 pm

The following credit language introduced in LEED v4.1 leaves me with some questions regarding Declare labels:

Any compliant reports above with third-party verification that includes...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Apr 20, 2021, 10:48 am

Average daily visitors calculation

CI-v4 WEp1: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Émilie Cormier on Sep 29, 2020, 10:41 am


I’m working on a ID+C commercial interior project (V4) that consists primarily of transforming the interior of a...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Apr 9, 2021, 2:44 am

Appendix 2: Default Occupancy Counts

NC-v4 WEc2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Elizabeth Hand on Apr 22, 2020, 1:13 pm

I am working on a Community Center that has been registered for LEED BD+C NC. The occupancy estimate of our project is currently unknown, and I am unable to reference a default occupancy count...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Apr 9, 2021, 2:32 am

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: Aliesa Adelman, Apr 8, 2021, 9:38 am

Vestibule not as occupied space

Healthcare-v4.1 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by Priscillia Champagne on Mar 23, 2021, 2:46 pm

We understand that Strategy 4 requires that each ventilation system that supplies recirculated air to occupied spaces have particle filters or air-cleaning devices. Our design...

Last reply: David Posada, Apr 7, 2021, 11:41 am

Interior and exterior paints

Healthcare-v4 MRc6: PBT source reduction - lead, cadmium and copper
posted by Priscillia Champagne on Mar 23, 2021, 2:42 pm

The credit requires to specify no use of interior or exterior paints containing intentionally added cadmium or lead. We would like to know if compliance is required only for paints ...

Low use printing rooms exempted from needing self-closing doors

NC-v4 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by Alain Brierley on Jul 12, 2017, 11:48 am

Does LEED v4 allow exemptions for printing rooms from needing self closing doors based on low user printer use data similar to USGBC's LEED-CI ruling 12-12-2005? Thanks.

Last reply: Sara Greenwood, Mar 19, 2021, 5:22 pm