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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

Innovation- Bird Collision Deterrence

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Geoffrey Katz on Oct 26, 2017, 11:45 am

For the Pilot Credit Bird Collision Deterrence one requirement is to "Develop a three-year post-construction monitoring plan to routinely monitor the effectiveness of the building and site design...

Last reply: Nicole Jenkins, Feb 19, 2020, 1:49 pm

Introducing open-office plan..!!

LEED Canada Forum
posted by James Carvlin on Jan 28, 2020, 10:07 pm

Our company is planning for an open-plan office to encourage collaboration and to promote transparency. But we have found few drawbacks to this open-plan office because,

Last reply: Amanda Lang, Feb 10, 2020, 5:53 pm

Mandatory Provisions of ASHRAE 90.1 2010,limit of application

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Cédric Marzolf on Jan 18, 2018, 9:43 am

Hi all,

Our building code is less restrictive than the ASHRAE 90.1 2010 for all the lighting controls and efficiency strategies.

The minimum energy performance intent to...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Feb 5, 2020, 1:18 pm

Exterior slab with radiant heating

Healthcare-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Priscillia Champagne on Jan 14, 2020, 2:45 pm

I am working on a project in Quebec (where there is a lot of snow) and the client has requested a radiant heating system for an exterior concrete slab that links a ramp to an ambulance garage (to...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Jan 14, 2020, 4:37 pm

Material Ingredient Reporting: Most efficient program to use for Site Furnishings

LEED v4.1 Discussion Forum
posted by Ryan Demchuk on Jan 9, 2020, 3:39 pm

Hello, we are a site furnishings manufacturer with the intention of ensuring our products can qualify for usage under multiple LEED credits. 

We are hoping to receive any guidance...

LEEDv4.1 Acoustic- Can residential projects no longer achieve this credit?

LEED v4.1 Discussion Forum
posted by Sophie Kerr on Jan 8, 2020, 5:11 pm

I noticed LEED v4.1 removes mention of residence and residential. Table 1 removes all 'residence' reference and table 2 removes 'apartment and condominium'. Can residential projects no longer...

Last reply: Sophie Kerr, Jan 8, 2020, 5:18 pm