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Baseline HVAC, Non-regulated loads and Exceptional Calculation Method for V4.1

NC-v4.1 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by on Dec 6, 2023, 9:54 pm

A 156,000 SF pharmaceutical production facility wants to pursue LEED v4.1.  Building breakdown as follows:

  • 75,000sf of pharmaceutical manufacturing space with 30-40...

beyond the 25 feet boundary and neighboring business

CI-v4 EQp2: Environmental tobacco smoke control
posted by Edgar Arevalo on Dec 6, 2023, 4:10 pm

There is a library project I'm working on which has a policy of no smoking within 100 feet from the entrance.  The thing is it is next to neighboring business that are are within the 100 feet and...

Integrative Analysis of Building Materials

Pilot-Credits MRpc103: Integrative Analysis of Building Materials
posted by Chris Lombardo on Dec 3, 2021, 6:23 pm

of LEED/Environmental Services Choate Construction Company LEEDuser Premium Member October 4, 2023- 5:07 pm EPDs/HPDs,SDS/MSDS all help address the requirements of this pilot credit. This forum has been so helpful...

Last reply: Caleb Deck, Dec 4, 2023, 5:18 pm

Documentation for Inherently non-emitting materials

NC-v4 EQc2: Low-emitting materials
posted by Edgar Arevalo on Sep 29, 2023, 11:46 am

We have an insulation material that can comply either as inherently non-emitting or meets general emissions evaluation, and has been checked as inherently non-emitting by the contractor, but no...

Last reply: Dave Hubka, Dec 4, 2023, 5:05 pm

Healthcare-v4.1 MRc6: PBT Source Reduction- Lead, Cadmium, and Copper

Healthcare-v4.1 INc1: Innovation
posted by Ann Busker on Feb 10, 2022, 12:38 pm

Good morning, 

I am looking for examples to send my Plumbing and Electrcial Subcontractors to explain thier process for copper pipe joints and recycling the electrical wires containing...

Last reply: Ann Busker, Dec 4, 2023, 9:50 am

LEED 4.1 Tier 2 & 3 Renewable Energy and District or Campus Thermal Energy (DES)

NC-v4.1 EAc5: Renewable energy
posted by Hans Marsman on Dec 2, 2023, 1:04 pm

We are working on a building connected to a campus central plant (...

MRpc87 Verified Construction and Demo Recycling Rates

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Marie Bizzak on Jul 29, 2020, 6:05 pm

Trista Brown Project Director WSP USA LEEDuser Expert 449 thumbs up July 30, 2020- 12:45 pm Hi Marie- for (b) you should post on the MRpc87 LEEDuser forum (observations about the process or requirements, ideas for improvement, questions, etc) and take a screenshot of the post to include in your application. For (c) you should get a survey completion email that you can include in your application. Log in or register to post comments JLL Sustainability Consulting Senior Project Manager JLL LEEDuser Premium Member 3 thumbs up August 4, 2020- 5:12 pm You can find the credit-specific pilot credit...

Last reply: Hapay Johan, Nov 28, 2023, 11:50 pm

LEED-focused part-time job

Help Wanted: LEED-related Jobs
posted by Dan Piselli on Nov 17, 2023, 4:45 pm

FXCollaborative is looking for part-time help completing in-house LEED documentation on a few projects. This is a great opportunity for young professionals who are very knowledgeable about LEED...

Last reply: Dan Piselli, Nov 27, 2023, 10:31 am

Exemption for workshop spaces?

NC-v4 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by Adrienne Franz on May 23, 2023, 4:42 pm

We are doing a building where half the building is offices and the other half is workshops for parks maintenence staff. (I'm talking mechanical, carpentry, tree crew). These rooms have 2 Hollow...

Last reply: Emmet English, Nov 23, 2023, 11:08 am

Distance to entrance within a large campus

NC-v4.1 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by on Nov 16, 2023, 3:35 pm

Working in predesign on a new construction building within a large site, wherein the site has only one public entrance. That entrance is an existing welcome center, and bicycles are not permitted...