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How outdoor water is calculated for green walls (vertical vegetations)?

NC-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Leo LeQuoc on Feb 25, 2024, 6:24 pm

Our team is working with a new construction project where design team wants to apply green walls (vertical vegetations) outside the building facade. As LEED calculator only defines vegetation on...

How outdoor water is calculated for green walls (vertical vegetations)?

NC-v4 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Leo LeQuoc on Feb 20, 2024, 5:50 am

Our team is working with a new construction project where design team wants to apply green walls (vertical vegetations) outside the building facade. As LEED calculator only defines vegetation on...

Last reply: Leo LeQuoc, Feb 25, 2024, 6:20 pm

Minimum OA Options

EBOM-v4.1 EQp1: Minimum Indoor Air Quality
posted by Courtney Mayes on Feb 23, 2024, 3:59 pm

Hello,  I have a site that has a shared OAD for two units.  The duct is not large enough to supply the minimum OA, and one of the spaces have changed usage.  Even with reduced CFM per occupant...

Last reply: Dave Hubka, Feb 24, 2024, 8:14 pm

Integrative Process Facilitator

NC-v4.1 IPc1: Integrative process
posted by Edward Reifenstein on Mar 10, 2023, 12:41 pm

The Integrative Process credit for v4.1 BD+C: New Construction refers to an "Integrative Process Facilitator" who has responsibility for running the early charrette and tracking the results,...

Last reply: Melissa O'Mara, Feb 24, 2024, 9:22 am

Previously developed land

Warehouses-NC-v4 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Rebekah Brown on Feb 22, 2024, 3:01 pm

Hi,

My current project is going to be built on a previously developed parking lot. It was mainly used to hold construction vehicles. For option 1 of this credit it requires the previously...

Last reply: Deborah Lucking, Feb 23, 2024, 11:37 am

Determining air contaminants (Option 2- Mechanically Ventilated Spaces- D (Additional Source Control Monitoring)

NC-v4 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by Quentin Jackson on Oct 27, 2017, 2:29 am

Hi all,

When pursuing additional source control monitoring, is there any guidance on it to show what sources you should consider or look at?

I'm looking for some...

Last reply: Talia Mamayek, Feb 23, 2024, 10:54 am

LT-Bicycle Facilities

NC-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Tatevik Markosyan on Oct 6, 2023, 9:34 am

Our project is situated in Athens, Greece, where the neighborhood lacks a dedicated...

Last reply: Bruno Roque, Feb 23, 2024, 10:43 am

Alternative Daily Cover- definition?

NC-v4 MRc5: Construction and demolition waste management
posted by Helen Kessler on Nov 11, 2017, 7:16 pm

I just heard from someone at Greenbuild that construction/demolition waste that is used as roadbed for a landfill (defined as landfill roadbed) could be counted as recycled waste (maybe even...

Last reply: Shadi Abousamra, Feb 23, 2024, 10:07 am

Dishwashers requirements for Europe

NC-v4 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Agnieszka Rylska on Nov 18, 2019, 12:13 pm

It seems that EnergyStar certified dishwashers are not available in Poland. Credit language states that we can select a dishwasher that is not certified but which complies with the requirements...

Last reply: Bruno Roque, Feb 23, 2024, 4:31 am

Integrative Analysis of Building Materials

Pilot-Credits MRpc103: Integrative Analysis of Building Materials
posted by Chris Lombardo on Apr 13, 2021, 1:37 pm

The project team pursued this pilot using material data gathered for both BPDO credits. While some sections in the calculator are not applicable, the completed sections did provide clarity on the...

Last reply: Rachael McGinley, Feb 22, 2024, 9:25 pm