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Arbitrage option

CS-v4 EAc5: Renewable energy production
posted by Glen Boldt on May 17, 2024, 7:09 pm

When using the "arbitrage" option, is there a limit regarding where, geographically, the replacement RECs can be purchased form? Within the USA, do they need to be purchsed from a renewable...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, May 17, 2024, 7:35 pm

WEpc115 calculator

Pilot-Credits WEpc115: Whole Project Water Use Reduction
posted by Clive Lacey on Feb 22, 2024, 4:18 pm

Hi all,

Does anyone know the procedure for calculating the Baseline for "process load" and "HVAC" in the WEpc115 calculator? 

Last reply: Marelle Davey, May 17, 2024, 5:54 pm

What consultants are included in a design contract?

Pilot-Credits IPpc90: Social equity within the operations and maintenance staff
posted by Rebecca Holt on May 17, 2024, 12:27 pm

Can anyone confirm what consultants should be included in the design contract? In a typical prime consultant contract, there are subconsulting disciplines which we assume would be part of the...

Point distribution in Innovation credit

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Ahmed Abdul Rahman on May 17, 2024, 7:11 am

Hallo All,

I have a question about INc1.

As per LEED, to achieve maximum 5 points, a project team must achieve at least one pilot credit, at least one innovation credit and no more...

Last reply: Denise Bevilaqua, May 17, 2024, 8:28 am

Option 2- Carshare, requirements

NC-v4.1 LTc7: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Ricardo Sá on Feb 11, 2020, 11:47 am

Dear All,

I have a question regarding Option 2 – Carshare.

Which are the requirements of a parking place in order to be classified as a carshared...

Last reply: Priscillia Champagne, May 16, 2024, 3:21 pm

Receptacles in multifamily midrise building

Pilot-Credits SSpc129: Comprehensive Composting
posted by Emma McKay on May 16, 2024, 2:14 pm

Hi all,

I have a project that is pursuing this pilot credit, as it aligns with city requirements for separate collection for organic waste. The building is 15 stories, and corridors are...

Proposed Design Demand Control Ventilation

CI-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Luis Andrade on May 16, 2024, 1:30 pm

Hi all,

I have a doubt regarding a CI project. The building is served by Dedicated Outdoor Airflow Systems (DOAS) that serves several floors. Our project is regarding only one floor. As...

ENERGY STAR equipment

CI-v4 EAc2: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Michael d on Dec 8, 2020, 5:40 am

Do laptops need to be included within this list? Also, does any old equipment such as old laptops or others have to be included in the list as well, or are we only looking at the new equipment...

Last reply: Ruth Kurz, May 16, 2024, 12:23 pm

Combining number of trips

NC-v4.1 LTc5: Access to quality transit
posted by Ahmed Abdul Rahman on May 16, 2024, 8:52 am

Hello All,

I am doing calculations fro the Access to Quality Transit.

I have a bus stop within 1/4 mile from the project location and a...

Last reply: Ahmed Abdul Rahman, May 16, 2024, 11:21 am

Density Calculation

NC-v4 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Ahmed Abdul Rahman on May 16, 2024, 7:27 am

Hello All,

I am new to LEED certification and will be going through my first certification process soon.

Now I am doing the building...

Last reply: Emily Purcell, May 16, 2024, 10:51 am