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Shared Parking Spaces and Existing EV Charging Stations on University Campus

NC-v4 LTc8: Green vehicles
posted by Ashley Hu on Jul 27, 2018, 3:05 pm

Hi everyone,

We have a student housing project that is located within a university campus which has shared parking with the rest of the campus. There are some existing EV charging stations...

Last reply: Jasmin Rajak, May 23, 2020, 5:06 am

Borrowing credit from Homes Design and Cronstruction

NC-v4 EAc5: Renewable energy production
posted by Michael J Turner on May 5, 2020, 4:47 pm


We are using LEED V4 BD+C, and we achived a credit listed within the LEED Homes Design and Construction; specifically the EA Credit: Active Solar-Ready Design.

Can we use...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, May 18, 2020, 10:26 am

Controller efficiency no longer available to demonstrate irrigation water use reductions?

CS-v4 WEc1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Jason Packer on Apr 15, 2020, 12:21 pm

Hi all

it seems that controller efficiency (CE) no longer is allowed to be used in calculating design irrigation water use in V4/4.1 for this credit.  Is that your understanding?  If I'm...

Last reply: Allen Cornett, May 4, 2020, 5:34 pm

Appendix 2: Default Occupancy Counts

LEED v4.1 Discussion Forum
posted by Elizabeth Hand on Apr 22, 2020, 1:11 pm

I am working on a Community Center that has been registered for LEED BD+C NC. The occupancy estimate of our project is currently unknown, and I am unable to reference a default occupancy count ...

LEED turf

NC-v4 SSc3: Open space
posted by chloe lamontagne-girard on Jan 8, 2018, 11:28 am

Does LEED turf count as vegetation in the 25 % minimum vegetation of outdoor space?

Last reply: emily reese moody, Apr 14, 2020, 12:13 pm

Wood donation tracking

NC-v4 MRp2: Construction and demolition waste management planning
posted by Jacinta Lang on Mar 4, 2020, 3:10 pm

Hi All,

We are working on a new construction project in a remote location with no access to recycling facilities. We came up with a plan for donating our...

Last reply: Jacinta Lang, Apr 7, 2020, 11:06 am

Zero lot line projects with no parking provided

NC-v4 LTc8: Green vehicles
posted by Summer Gorder on Feb 13, 2019, 12:10 pm

What are options for zero lot projects with no parking provided in an urban context? Also, the project is a Health Department HQ, but does have truck loading. Can the warehouse option for Reduced...

Last reply: Dave Hubka, Mar 16, 2020, 2:38 pm

Interpretation of the Net usable program area for area calculations

Healthcare-v4 SSc7: Places of respite
posted by Priscillia Champagne on Jan 14, 2020, 10:21 am

"Net usable program area" is defined as follow : the sum of all interior areas in the project available to house the project's program. It does not include areas for building equipment,...

Last reply: Ruju Rathod, Mar 5, 2020, 5:41 pm

MDF and Particle board

Homes-v4 MRp1: Certified tropical wood
posted by Muhammad Afzal on Feb 29, 2020, 1:40 am


Lowest flow shower on the market

NC-v4 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Sophie Kerr on Jul 15, 2019, 4:52 pm

What is the lowest flow shower you've come across? The lowest we have is 5.7 LPM (1.5 GPM). 

Last reply: David Posada, Feb 21, 2020, 6:39 pm