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Lighting Control in blood draw spaces

Healthcare-v4 EQc6: Interior lighting
posted by Heather Belsey on Mar 11, 2024, 3:56 pm

For the lighting credit you need to have individual controls at 90% of patient positions.  LEED defines patient positions as:

A patient bed, infusion chair, recovery...

Base ratios for hospitals

Healthcare-v4 LTc7: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Donal Dignan on May 7, 2018, 6:42 pm

I'm working on a hospital project which qualifies as Case 2 (although it's not urban and qualifies by way of diverse uses only) for this credit and am trying to work out the base ratio of parking...

Last reply: Keith Robertson, Feb 16, 2024, 11:03 am

Can a non-revenue listed meter (or PTs and CTs integrated with the BAS) be utilized for credit compliance?

Healthcare-v4.1 EAc3: Advanced Energy Metering
posted by Keith Robertson on Feb 1, 2024, 1:34 pm

For low-level metering of loads, greater than 10% can a non-revenue listed meter (or PTs and CTs integrated with the BAS) be utilized to collect data in accordance with obtaining the advance...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Feb 6, 2024, 5:05 pm

Credits Applicable for Product-Services?

EBOM-v4.1 MRc1: Purchasing
posted by Marieke Head on Feb 5, 2024, 8:45 am

My client owns a product-service company that makes (charged) rechargeable batteries available to their clients on a subscription model, whereby my client maintains ownership of the batteries....

How can an expansion project with zero indoor water use scope comply with WEp2 requirement to reduce potable water use > 20%?

Warehouses-NC-v4 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Blake Jackson on Dec 1, 2023, 2:44 pm

I'm working on a 455,000gsf expansion of an existing warehouse/stroage facility. The existing facility won't be renovated, spare for the demolition of an existing exterior wall to provide...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Feb 3, 2024, 1:22 pm

Easily Achievable Where Mandates are in Place

Pilot-Credits SSpc129: Comprehensive Composting
posted by Marsha Gentile on Jun 15, 2023, 4:29 pm

This pilot credit is easily achievable where mandates and infrastructure (by municipality and/or...

Last reply: Mario Kranzl, Jan 31, 2024, 7:16 am

Submetering the pool and dialysis

NC-v4 WEc4: Water metering
posted by Eslam Elshorbagy on Jan 25, 2024, 11:56 am


We have a building that is half a fitness facility and the other half a medical clinic. We intend to submeter the pool in the fitness facility and the dialysis equipment in the...

Purchasing Policy Prerequisite

EBOM-v4.1 MRp1: Purchasing Policy
posted by Sean Smith on Jan 25, 2024, 10:32 am

I'm working on a project where the property manager told us the only on-going purchases for the buliding are cleaning supplies (brooms, garbage bags, gloves) and all other purchases are tenant...

How to tell if the chemical inventory of a product is disclosed to 0.1% (1000ppm)

NC-v4 MRc4: Building product disclosure and optimization - material ingredients
posted by Ashley Hu on Jun 19, 2018, 7:51 pm

Hello there,

Option 1 accepts the following as documentation: 

  • Document to demonstrate the chemical inventory of the product to at least 0.1% (1000ppm)....

Last reply: Megan Bodin, Jan 24, 2024, 5:21 pm

Public park adjacent to the project boundary

NC-v4.1 SSc3: Open space
posted by Eslam Elshorbagy on Dec 20, 2023, 3:57 pm


The project is not meeting the requirements. We only achieved 26% for outdoor space and 15% for vegetated space. Can I use a public park area that shares the same boundary as the...

Last reply: Emily Purcell, Jan 3, 2024, 2:05 pm