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Wind-PPA as renewable energy production?

NC-v4 EAc5: Renewable energy production
posted by Lai-San wong on Jun 13, 2017, 5:19 am

Hi!
In the requirement for EAc5 (BD+C) it is stated:
"The use of solar gardens or community...

Last reply: Christopher Schaffner, Apr 8, 2021, 8:57 am

PV Degradation Losses overtime

NC-v4 EAc5: Renewable energy production
posted by Michael Keohane on Jan 19, 2021, 10:42 am

Hi

I am looking to find out if when completing PV annual output calculations for a new onsite installation that only conversion and transmission losses based the first year operation meets...

LEED Zero

NC-v4 EAc5: Renewable energy production
posted by Vassil Vassilev on Nov 28, 2020, 2:59 am

Marcus Sheffer LEED Fellow 7group / Energy Opportunities LEEDuser Expert 5611 thumbs up December 4, 2020- 3:23 pm It appears that you have asked this question before relative to LEED 2009 projects. https://leeduser.buildinggreen.com/forum/wood-pellets-renewable-energy-s... Have you checked the LEED interpretations metnioned in that thread to see if they still apply to v4 projects?  Log in or register to post comments Marcus Sheffer LEED Fellow 7group / Energy Opportunities LEEDuser Expert 5611 thumbs up December 4, 2020- 3:29 pm I think pellets only made from mill residue/waste or agricultural waste would qualify. Such pellets would be considered off-site unless...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Dec 4, 2020, 3:29 pm

Is proof of 3rd party Cx of Renewable Energy installations required?

NC-v4 EAc5: Renewable energy production
posted by Joyce Kelly on Nov 5, 2020, 1:48 pm

Proof of 3rd party...

Last reply: Candice Rogers, Nov 5, 2020, 5:55 pm

Renewable Energy Calculation (Energy vs Costs)

NC-v4 EAc5: Renewable energy production
posted by Michael Tsang on Oct 13, 2020, 3:04 am

Hi Everyone,

I have some questions regarding the calculations for...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Oct 13, 2020, 1:50 pm

Campus with shared PV plant

NC-v4 EAc5: Renewable energy production
posted by Ricardo Sá on Oct 6, 2020, 7:46 am

Dear All,

 
We’re currently working on a LEED certification of a project with the following characteristics:

  • two independent buildings located in the same campus. This...

Last reply: Alex Chapin, Oct 7, 2020, 9:00 am

Total Estimated Building Annual Energy Cost

NC-v4 EAc5: Renewable energy production
posted by Alex Chapin on Aug 5, 2020, 7:28 am

Is this calculated as the gross energy cost (i.e. without reducing energy cost with the...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Aug 19, 2020, 11:31 am

Sewer line heat recovery as a renewable resource?

NC-v4 EAc5: Renewable energy production
posted by Jennifer Szekely on Sep 6, 2017, 5:27 pm

We have a large sewer interceptor runnning through our site and are looking to tap into that heast source for district space conditioning. Has anyone seen any precedent on whether this source...

Last reply: Abhinay Sharma, Jul 3, 2020, 3:41 pm

Using BIOMASS Fuel to create steam, service production

NC-v4 EAc5: Renewable energy production
posted by Dang Thi on May 4, 2020, 9:43 pm

We have a case  for our project, the production  need steam so  they use boiler, but the fuel is biomass (sugarcane bagasse, rice husk, rice straw, coconut shell, peanut shell, agricultural waste...

Last reply: Dang Thi, May 18, 2020, 10:58 pm

Borrowing credit from Homes Design and Cronstruction

NC-v4 EAc5: Renewable energy production
posted by Michael J Turner on May 5, 2020, 4:47 pm

Hello,

We are using LEED V4 BD+C, and we achived a credit listed within the LEED Homes Design and Construction; specifically the EA Credit: Active Solar-Ready Design.

Can we use...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, May 18, 2020, 10:26 am