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NC-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by ed HvacSimulator on Apr 29, 2022, 3:27 am

Hi, we have a project for NC, they plan to use manual watering system for the landscape outside the house (they have water dispensers available, the staff will discharge into the bucket and water...

Last reply: emily reese moody, May 13, 2022, 6:24 pm

Irrigation Establishment Period Flexibility / Regional Adjustments

NC-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Abhinay Sharma on Mar 8, 2022, 5:16 pm

For the WE pre-requisite and credit Outdoor Water Use Reduction, specifically Option 1 (No Irrigation Required), can the irrigation system installed go beyond the maximum two-...

Area of Trees?

NC-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Yoyo Shek on Jan 5, 2022, 5:24 am

Hi All,

I have a very foundatmental question:

In the Outdoor Water User Reduction Calculation, we have to fill in the landscpe area of different plant type: trees, shrubs,...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Jan 5, 2022, 6:30 pm

Existing Irrigated Turf Area

NC-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Michelle Rosenberger on Jul 17, 2017, 1:33 pm

Our project will add a building to a large existing master planned area. Our scope of work will add new drought tolerant plantings and irrigation to our small part of the bigger site, but there...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Oct 26, 2021, 2:18 pm

Tree Nursery in Site Design

NC-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Rebecca Bryant on Sep 23, 2021, 12:35 pm

Hello All,

Does anyone have insight into how a tree nursery might factor into the outdoor water use reduction credit? It will be irrigated, however the goal is to transplant trees from the...

Last reply: David Hubka, Sep 25, 2021, 8:49 am

Irrigation sourced by a nearby creek?

NC-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Sara Greenwood on Aug 2, 2021, 5:10 pm

We are working on a campus site that has drawn irrigation water from a nearby creek that runs along the property line. This same irrigation will continue to be tapped as the property is...

Last reply: Michael Yi, Aug 5, 2021, 9:52 pm

Green roof- no irrigation system but manual watering during hot summer months- relevant?

NC-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Benjamin Weise on Feb 27, 2019, 2:12 am

Hello,

the project I'm working on is a zero lot project with green roofs. There will be no irrigation systems in place but during hot summer months, the green roofs will need to be watered...

Last reply: Afogreen Build, Jul 30, 2021, 2:23 am

"Fixed Spray irrigation only permitted on Turfgrass"

NC-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Green Projects on Jul 21, 2021, 8:59 am

When the Watersense Water Budget Tool is completed with 'fixed spray' selected as irrigation type for trees and shrubs, it produces a warning in red text that says, "Fixed Spray irrigation only...

Last reply: Afogreen Build, Jul 29, 2021, 5:53 am

All landscaped areas removed

NC-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Lou Niles II on May 3, 2021, 6:04 pm

It does not appear LEED give credit for removig all landscaped areas from the exiwting conditions? or at least I cannot find a path for that. New Project Rennovation that is removing all...

Last reply: Afogreen Build, Jul 28, 2021, 8:22 pm

Monthly Evapotranspiration Rate

NC-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Senna Sabir on Jan 15, 2020, 12:21 am

Hi

Our project is located outside the US and so we're applying the  FAO ETo calculator:...

Last reply: Afogreen Build, Jul 21, 2021, 5:57 am