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CS-v4 EQp2: Environmental tobacco smoke control
posted by Andreas Colli on Sep 9, 2021, 9:23 am

Our project is an existing building, that is to be renovated in large parts and converted fron retail to office ues.

The first floor of the building will not be changed by the construction...

Last reply: Afogreen Build, Sep 13, 2021, 11:21 pm

No Cooling Tower in LEED v2009 School

Pilot-Credits WEpc94: No Cooling Tower
posted by Sandra Schmid on Aug 31, 2021, 5:44 am

We are working on a LEED v2009 school project in Germany which is equipped with VRV refrigerating outdoor units for cooling of some rooms so there is no cooling tower, no use of latent heat of...

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


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

AgBB and French A+ equivalent outside of the US

NC-v4.1 EQc2: Low-emitting materials
posted by Alexandre DENEUVILLE on Jul 20, 2021, 12:02 pm

Hi everyone,

I have seen in a recent Addenda that the equivalency with the AgBB standard and French A+ label for formaldehyde has been removed from the available options.

Do you...

Last reply: Alexandre DENEUVILLE, Jul 22, 2021, 5:29 am

Heat Island reduction provided by the building itsself

NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Carmen Mielecke on Apr 19, 2017, 8:09 am

Dear All, if a Project consists of many small courtyyards and shade for those courtyyards is provided by the building...

Last reply: Lyle Axelarris, Jul 20, 2021, 4:32 pm

Calculation in relation to the basic model

NC-v4.1 EAc2: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Léanna Chérot on May 31, 2021, 3:55 am

In the context of a project half offices and half factory New construction carried out on 3 floors, the last one will not be occupied, not heated and not ventilated. It will remain...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Jun 30, 2021, 8:59 am

Option A: Luminance, UGR is working?

NC-v4 EQc6: Interior lighting
posted by Marius Dabonneville on Nov 13, 2017, 5:43 am

Hi everyone, 

We're actually working on a project in France. Lighting system suppliers only give us the Photometric curv in cd/klm and no in cd/m². The EN 12464 defines luminance with UGR...

Last reply: Alberto Barbera, Jun 30, 2021, 3:05 am

smoking on private balconies

NC-v4 EQp2: Environmental tobacco smoke control
posted by Andreas Hintz on Sep 9, 2016, 9:33 am

We have an upcoming international new construction project of a multi-family residential building. Due to its numbers of stories LEED NC v4 is the most appropriate rating system to use.


Last reply: Jessica Malta, May 19, 2021, 5:18 pm

Hybrid recooler

NC-v4 WEc3: Cooling tower water use
posted by Florian Schmidtchen on Aug 8, 2017, 6:05 am

Dear all,

Our MEP Engineer wants to implement a dual recooling system/the hybrid recooler of the series KAVH. For our building type and the location in Germany with strong temperature...

Last reply: J Schütz, Apr 13, 2021, 9:11 am

Bikeshare requirements

NC-v4.1 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Maria sAra Di maggio on Apr 29, 2019, 6:17 am


How many shared bicycle stations need to be implemented in order to reduce the long term and short term bicycle facilities by 50%?




Last reply: David Hubka, Apr 11, 2021, 3:08 pm