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Are Shades 'Furniture and Furnishings'?

CI-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Julie Hendricks on May 31, 2019, 12:53 pm

Motorized  and manual shades (such as Mechoshade) are in Division 12.  Do they count as "stand-alone furniture items" that must be included in low-emitting materials calculations?

Last reply: Allen Cornett, Aug 19, 2019, 11:58 am

Composite Wood Doors

NC-v4.1 EQc2: Low-emitting materials
posted by Katie Breshears on Aug 15, 2019, 3:59 pm

The credit language states that the composite...

Appeal for denied credit

LEED Reviews: Appeals, Design/Construction Submittals, and more
posted by Johnathan Woodside on May 4, 2015, 3:01 pm

If a project has been submitted for review (Design prelim and Construction prelim) comments are received for each review. Upon returning comments from the second review, will the corrections made...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Aug 15, 2019, 3:24 pm

ROI for LEED at Healthcare Campus

LEED Guidance for Campuses and Multiple Buildings
posted by Barbara Hamilton on Aug 14, 2019, 1:07 pm

Please share any reports or data that exemplifies the ROI of building and operating a LEED building, specifically for healthcare, i.e. Acute Care Hospital and Out Patient Pavillion.

SSpc41 Walkable Project Site

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Helene Lefkowitz on Dec 21, 2016, 6:51 pm

Our project team pursued this pilot credit and found it to be very achievable for projects in urban settings. There was some credit language that was confusing at first glance but was easy to...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Aug 14, 2019, 5:04 pm


NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Elissa Wu on Aug 14, 2019, 4:05 pm


I am inputting a regularly occupied space in the calculator via the sidelighting prescriptive method. The Zone Floor Area is 148 SF (which is the nearly the size of the entire space...

Wall Components

NC-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by LUCY WILLIAMS on Jun 15, 2017, 10:15 am

When reporting for the wall, ceiling category under Option 1, do all of the interior partition components need to be complaint- the gypsum board, the tape, the joint compound, the studs and the...

Last reply: Kavita K, Aug 13, 2019, 4:44 pm

Purchasing Lamps Innovation Credit

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Jason Garvens on Jan 19, 2018, 12:25 pm

For the Purchasing Lamps Innovation credit the requirements section states: "Must meet the exemplary performance criteria of the base credit (an average 35 picograms per lumen hour or less)."...

Last reply: Edgar Arevalo, Aug 13, 2019, 10:47 am

LEED v4 CI EAb Opt. Energy Perf.: Option 2: AEDG Maximum Project Size requirements

CI-v4 EAc2: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Kristen Callori on Aug 9, 2019, 3:03 pm

Our project is an existing 300,000 sf Office building. Our client is both the new owner and will be the sole tenant. No changes will be made to the Mechanical other than the distribution (New...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Aug 9, 2019, 4:53 pm

CDPH v1.2 vs. 1.1 and Exposure Scenarios for Compliance

CI-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Patricia Lloyd on Aug 9, 2019, 3:42 pm

I received LEED review comments for a commercial office space that the said "adhesive product Greenguard Gold certificate indicates the Classroom Exposure Scenario was used to determine ...