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Integrative Process Facilitator

NC-v4.1 IPc1: Integrative process
posted by Edward Reifenstein on Mar 10, 2023, 12:41 pm

The Integrative Process credit for v4.1 BD+C: New Construction refers to an "Integrative Process Facilitator" who has responsibility for running the early charrette and tracking the results,...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Mar 17, 2023, 4:54 pm

Social Equity within the Project Team (Option 1)

Pilot-Credits IPpc90: Social equity within the operations and maintenance staff
posted by Atlas Turner on Mar 17, 2023, 4:35 pm

Is there a reason why this pilot program for IPpc90 references social equity within the operations and maintenance staff and not social equity within the project team?

Our project appears...

Outdoor Water Use credit- LEED V4.1

NC-v4.1 WEc1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Maria Farah on Mar 17, 2023, 12:57 pm

In LEED BD+C: New Construction V4.1, the outdoor water use reduction credit (2 points) states that alternative water sources can be used to achieve an additional 30% reduction. However, unlike in...

Door operation infiltration

CS-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Julio Fernandez Amodia on Mar 9, 2023, 11:47 am

Dear all,

I am currently carrying out an energy performance calculation of a mall building for LEED minimum energy performance compliance. As with most malls, there are large number of...

Last reply: Tyler Thumma, Mar 17, 2023, 11:42 am

Glare control devices for residential projects

NC-v4 EQc7: Daylight
posted by Sana Hafsa on Mar 17, 2023, 8:48 am

I have a residential project aiming for certification under LEED v4 NC BD+C (the buildings are over 8 floors). The Daylight credit includes "Provide manual or automatic (with manual override)...

Building Envelope Commissioning

NC-v4 EAc1: Enhanced Commissioning
posted by Chris Bennett on Feb 16, 2018, 5:29 pm

Hello All, 

Has anyone gone through the process of building envelope...

Last reply: Joyce Kelly, Mar 16, 2023, 5:52 pm

DES Systems

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Charalampos Giannikopoulos on Mar 16, 2023, 7:00 am

Dear LEEDUser friends,

for a project with district systems where Option 1, Path 1 will be implemented how will be the HVAC efficiencies for the proposed model defined? Appendix G, G3.1.1.1...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Mar 16, 2023, 1:07 pm

Entire floor area counts if at least 75% has a view?

NC-v4 EQc8: Quality Views
posted by Martha Norbeck on Mar 15, 2023, 10:55 pm

The v2009 view credit included this provision: "For private offices, the entire floor area of the office may be counted if 75% or more of the area has a direct line of sight to perimeter...

Last reply: Gustavo De las Heras Izquierdo, Mar 16, 2023, 11:52 am

More challenging than anticipated

Pilot-Credits IPpc93: Prevention through design
posted by Megan Leslie on Dec 6, 2018, 1:36 pm

I have three projects that are pursing this Pilot Credit. The project teams have found completing the worksheet more challenging than anticipated, but I think it was a useful process to go...

Last reply: Stacey Flint, Mar 16, 2023, 11:51 am

Relevance in Scandinavian climate

NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Martin Maribo on Mar 16, 2023, 11:03 am

I am living in a country where the highest energy costs are heating, not cooling, our buildings. And where we enjoy the few days in a year, when the sun is warming up courtyards or sidewalks so...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Mar 16, 2023, 11:32 am