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Vegetated buffer space qualifying as accessible space?

NC-v4 SSc3: Open space
posted by Chris Flint Chatto on Mar 23, 2023, 3:55 pm

How much of vegetation on either side of path can count as qualifying open space?  it is clear from the credit that on site with a path through a garden, the entirety of the garden could qualify...

Social Equity within the Project Team

Pilot-Credits IPpc90: Social equity within the operations and maintenance staff
posted by Jonathan Weiss on Mar 23, 2023, 1:51 pm

Our project is using this pilot credit but the pathway about the project owner - who has done the hard work within their own JEDI process - has anyone successfully used that methodology to...

Number of seating spaces vs wheelchair space

Healthcare-v4 SSc7: Places of respite
posted by Priscillia Champagne on Dec 21, 2020, 3:57 pm

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  • Options for shade or indirect sun are provided, with at least one seating space per 200 square feet (18.5 square meters) of each respite area, with one wheelchair...

Last reply: Priscillia Champagne, Mar 22, 2023, 3:46 pm

LEED 2009 Core and Shell- Kitchen equipments modelling

CS-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Jerzy Wójcik on May 30, 2017, 9:50 am

Dear Marcus
I am writting to enquire about kitchen plugloads in CS. In one of our CS project client wants to include restaurant and kitchen.

Our energy modeling technique for CS is...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Mar 22, 2023, 2:13 pm

Lighting power allowance for retail lighting

CS-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Julio Fernandez Amodia on Mar 22, 2023, 2:07 pm

Hi to all.

I am calculating the lighting power...

Need to clarify about energy simulation

CI-v4 EAc2: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Nagaraj Sankar on Jan 19, 2023, 10:29 pm

Hi all,
On one of our project having 8 floor that was
occupied under only with fourth storey which has undergone with system 8 for Energy simulation.
In this case, I need...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Mar 22, 2023, 2:05 pm

Accredited Professional?

NC-v4.1 EQc4: Indoor air quality assessment
posted by Brian Salazar on Mar 22, 2023, 9:06 am

Hello!  We are considering...

Modeling Proposed and Baseline System

CI-v4 EAc2: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Rajat Wadhwa on Mar 21, 2023, 4:00 pm

Hi Everyone, I am working on a 10,000 sqft tenant fit out LEED project, the building is close to 250,000 sqft building with 5 stories. Now the building has a DOAS system and we are going to have...

TI Office Building Modeling Approach for Areas Outside of the LEED Scope

CI-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by elvin ruya on Mar 21, 2023, 11:50 am


The LEED scope of the TI project I have includes some spaces in 1st floor, whole 2nd, 16th and 17th floors. Is it required to model the whole building area even though it is outside of...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Mar 21, 2023, 3:06 pm

Film installed in glazing partitions

CI-v4.1 EQc7: Daylight
posted by Brightworks Sustainability on Mar 20, 2023, 6:58 pm

We're working on a project that will install a film on indoor glazing partitions for privacy purposes in meeting rooms and some private offices.

1) Do we have to include this film within...

Last reply: Brightworks Sustainability, Mar 21, 2023, 1:55 pm