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Warehouse with refrigerated cold stores

Warehouses-NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Vassil Vassilev on Aug 24, 2023, 4:52 am


At the moment we are creating an energy model for a big warehouse, consisting of three floors.
In this warehouse, there are huge areas with cold stores for various...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Aug 24, 2023, 11:45 am

Does the question through GBCI web-page cost anything?

LEED Reviews: Appeals, Design/Construction Submittals, and more
posted by Marine Petrosyan on Aug 24, 2023, 6:20 am

Hi, LEED Experts!

Can you please guide me? Does the question through https://www.gbci.org/contact/ask-a-question webpage cost...

Open-Grid Pavement 50% Unbound? How to Calculate?

CS-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Marine Petrosyan on Aug 24, 2023, 6:16 am

Hi, Team!

Can you please help me understand, how the 50% unbound is calculated for the open-grid pavement? 

I know the guideline does not provide the methodology, and I am mostly...

Lighting Zone determination for an industrial project

NC-v4 SSc6: Light Pollution Reduction
posted by Lenka Matějíčková on Aug 18, 2023, 5:33 am


We have a major industrial development, being built on undeveloped land adjacent to a village/small rural town. For the village, LZ-1 is assumed. Now, in the LEEDv4 manual is stated,...

Last reply: Lenka Matějíčková, Aug 24, 2023, 4:16 am


CS-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Marine Petrosyan on Aug 22, 2023, 5:01 am

Hi, All!

Our project works to fully comply with the Bicycle Facilities credit. But the whole problem is, that due to the historical infrastructure development specifications, we do not...

Last reply: Marine Petrosyan, Aug 24, 2023, 2:31 am

Do Diverse Uses Still Need to Be Publicly Available?

NC-v4.1 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Vanessa Nelson on Aug 10, 2021, 2:37 pm

LEED NC v4.0 says diverse uses need to be available to the public. I don't see that language in the v4.1 reference guide. Was that requirement dropped? I am working on a college campus and am...

Last reply: Dave Hubka, Aug 23, 2023, 9:27 pm

v4.1 Renewable energy with v4.0 EAc2 Energy Performance

NC-v4.1 EAc5: Renewable energy
posted by Chris Flint Chatto on Aug 22, 2023, 1:24 pm

Just want to make sure its OK to use the v4.1 version of...

Last reply: Chris Flint Chatto, Aug 23, 2023, 2:16 pm

If this Pilot Credit is pursued as an ID credit under initial ID+C certification, can Green Cleaning also be pursued?

Pilot-Credits INpc137: Cleaning and Disinfecting Your Space for Emerging Pathogens
posted by Susan Di Giulio on Aug 13, 2021, 1:47 pm

If this Pilot Credit is pursued as an ID credit under initial LEED-ID+C v4 certification, can Green Cleaning (as part of the O+M Starter Kit) also be pursued? Or is that considered "double...

Last reply: Terry Gorski, Aug 23, 2023, 12:43 pm

Convenience printers/copiers

CS-2009 IEQc5: Indoor Chemical and Pollutant Source Control
posted by Mike D on Mar 26, 2014, 9:48 am

How do we show that the printers/copiers to be installed are just convenience ones and therefore will not require separate exhaust?

Last reply: Umesh Atre, Aug 23, 2023, 11:31 am

Case 2. Systems unable to meet required outdoor airflow rates

EBOM-v4 EQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Francesco Passerini on Mar 20, 2018, 6:11 am

I don't understand Case 2.

If meeting the outdoor airflow rates in Case 1 is not feasible because of the physical constraints of the existing ventilation system (...). Supply the maximum...

Last reply: Santiago Avila, Aug 23, 2023, 5:41 am