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Tier 1: On-site renewable energy generation- excluded from LEED Boundary

NC-v4.1 EAc5: Renewable energy
posted by ARES on May 17, 2022, 10:55 am

Marcus Sheffer LEED Fellow 7group / Energy Opportunities LEEDuser Expert 5796 thumbs up May 17, 2022- 11:47 am Technically it is Tier 2. Wondering if there is a creative way to draw the project boundary to include it however? That is a question for a different forum I suppose. Log in or register to post comments ...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, May 17, 2022, 11:47 am

WEp2- add shower to awarded credit

NC-v4 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by ARES on Mar 29, 2022, 4:45 pm

During the Design Review, we have submitted the LT pre-requisite/credit Indoor Water Use Reduction and we have earned a total of 6 points. We are now going to submit the Construction Phase and we...

Last reply: emily reese moody, May 13, 2022, 6:45 pm

LTc5- Access to Quality Transit- Awarded Credit- obtain more points

NC-v4.1 LTc5: Access to quality transit
posted by ARES on Mar 29, 2022, 4:16 pm

During the Design Review, we have submitted the LT credit Access to quality transit, and we have earned 4 out of 5 points (LEED v4.1). However, during the Construction Phase, we detected an...

Manual controls- remote control device

NC-v4 EQc6: Interior lighting
posted by ARES on Feb 24, 2022, 8:04 am

The EQ credit Interior Lighting – Option 1 - Lighting Control states that “switches or manual controls must be located in the same space as the controlled luminaires. A person operating the...

Last reply: Dave Hubka, Feb 25, 2022, 8:15 am

Green-e energy certificate accounted for in EA credit- v4 x v4.1

NC-v4 EAc2: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by ARES on Feb 24, 2022, 11:45 am

Our project is registered under the LEED v4, but we have substituted the EAc5 and EAc7 with the EA credit Renewable Energy from LEED v4.1, we intend to use the Tier 2 and purchase...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Feb 24, 2022, 6:20 pm

Integrated Pest Management

Pilot-Credits SSpc82: Local food production
posted by Adriana Hansen on Feb 21, 2022, 12:21 pm

Hi everyone! We are studying the Local food production requirements, and we have a question concerning the...

Pilot-Credits WEpc94- No Cooling Tower

Pilot-Credits WEpc94: No Cooling Tower
posted by Adriana Hansen on Dec 8, 2021, 6:30 pm

We would like to know if there is an estimated date of closure.

We have many projects that don´t have cooling tower but attends the requirements of the pilot and have the baseline system...

Last reply: Irene García Sáez, Dec 23, 2021, 2:45 pm

Prevention through Design- BOD e OPR

Pilot-Credits IPpc93: Prevention through design
posted by Adriana Hansen on Jun 10, 2021, 5:14 pm


We are trying to get credit on a project and would like to know if the items studied for credit need to be described in the...

Last reply: Dionisio Franca, Dec 14, 2021, 11:02 pm

Bird collisions/Interference in the migratory route

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Ricardo Gomes on May 26, 2021, 9:34 am

I’m curious if there is a pattern flight height for migratory birds. Our project is close to a large road network, with a lot of green area and along a flight corridor, landing, resting, feeding...

Last reply: Sumaiya Mehjabeen, Dec 1, 2021, 11:47 am

Credit Application EB:O+M

Pilot-Credits SSpc82: Local food production
posted by Marina Andrade on May 17, 2021, 1:55 pm

We are in a preliminary review of an EB: O + M project, persuading the Local Food production credit. As a first alternative, the building included the minimum area required by the credit. However...