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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: GianCarlo Greco, Jul 7, 2020, 2:58 pm

Innovation Credit Design for Active Occupants- 5% FTE?

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Maria Papiez on Jun 12, 2020, 2:43 pm

We are pursuing Design for Active Occupants for a project, and I'm trying to verify the meaning of 5% of...

Last reply: Maria Papiez, Jun 15, 2020, 9:02 am

Innovation by earning selected credits from other LEED rating system.

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Michael J Turner on May 7, 2020, 2:25 pm

In the Innovation credit, the guide says "Points can also be earned by achieving selected credits from other LEED rating systems."

Where can we find the list. For our project, we are using...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Jun 3, 2020, 12:38 am

Using Credits from Rating System Other than LEED as ID Credits

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Kathleen Gaffney on Aug 3, 2017, 4:27 pm

I tried to find whether or not this question had been asked on the LEED v3 or LEED v4 comment thread but nothing seemed to rise to the surface.

The question: Can you take a credit from...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, May 12, 2020, 10:01 am

O+M Starter Kit: Green Cleaning Policy

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Becky Haworth on Apr 14, 2020, 12:19 pm

I am reviewing the requirements for the ...

Pilot credits eligible for Campus

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Chloe Naese on May 18, 2018, 3:56 pm

Hi, I was wondering what pilot credits were eligible to pursue for the Campus approach. I looked through the pilot credit library on USGBC's website but it not specifically mention anything about...

Last reply: Deborah Lucking, Apr 13, 2020, 3:31 pm

Water Restoration Certificates Pilot Credit

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Lissa Spitz on Sep 13, 2018, 10:50 am

Hi, can anyone confirm if the volume is supposed to be for the baseline or design annual water use?


Last reply: Parker Hall, Apr 13, 2020, 3:26 pm

Green Building Education- Educational Outreach Program vs. Guided Tour

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Katy Keene on Feb 17, 2020, 8:12 am

For our project, we are planning on selecting the below two options:

  1. A comprehensive signage program built into the building's spaces to educate the occupants and visitors of the...

Last reply: Kavita Suresh, Apr 13, 2020, 2:31 am

Community contaminant prevention- Airborne Releases

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Verde Design on Dec 11, 2019, 12:31 pm


I found the pilot credit "Community contaminant prevention - Airborne Releases" under the v4 pilot credits, however I have also read that this credit is only available for v2009...

Last reply: Abena Darden, Mar 30, 2020, 8:20 pm

Comprehensive Composting

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Leilanie Bruce on Jan 29, 2020, 8:11 pm

For a large campus we worked on in CA, we submitted this credit. Some documentation tips:

For evidence of a municipal ordinance mandating composting, we used ...

Last reply: Ryann Malicdem, Mar 27, 2020, 5:35 pm