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EBOM-v4 EQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Gustavo De las Heras Izquierdo on May 14, 2016, 5:59 pm

Hallo, I am reading Section 6.2.7 ASHRAE 62.1-2010, and it is not clear to me if the building needs to install DCV. In case this is mandatory, is it required for every tenant?


Last reply: Ben Stanley, Jun 13, 2016, 11:12 am

Credit 7.1 and 7.2

NC-2009 SSc7.1: Heat island effect - nonroof
posted by Alejandro Macias on Apr 13, 2016, 1:47 pm

I am working on a dormitory Project and it has different buildings (one for the kitchen, one for administration, girls dormitory….).The roof of this buildings are connected with each other, so...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, May 25, 2016, 6:26 pm

Smoking Room, Smoking Cabin

NC-2009 IEQp2: Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS) Control
posted by Gabriela Crespo on Feb 29, 2016, 2:46 pm

Dear all,

I have a question regarding the use of smoking cabins in a LEED project, has anyone ever tried to install one or is willing to share their experience? Would the requirement be...

Last reply: Noriko Nagazumi, May 23, 2016, 10:57 pm

Tenant submetering

EBOM-2009 EAc3.2: Performance measurement - system-level metering
posted by Gustavo De las Heras Izquierdo on Apr 26, 2016, 1:40 pm

I’ve read in the Bird’s Eye View Section that “Tenant submetering would not alone qualify for this credit. […]”.

I would like to confirm that tenant submetering does not need to be...

Last reply: Melissa Kelly, May 2, 2016, 1:59 pm

Calculation based on chilled water meters

Retail-CI-v2009 EAc5: On-Site Renewable Energy
posted by Maria Isabel Conde on Apr 18, 2016, 4:56 pm

Our comercial interior project is located in a building that has photovoltaic panels that feed the central chilled water plant.

We have:
1. Energy meters for the chilled water...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Apr 25, 2016, 8:00 pm

Energy Rater

LEED for Homes (LEED-H) Forum
posted by Gustavo De las Heras Izquierdo on Apr 11, 2016, 11:48 pm

Hallo, we want to certify a home outside the U.S. We would like to avoid incorporating an Energy Rater to the verification team (credits EAc2 and EAc5) because it would increase the certification...


NC-2009 WEc3: Water Use Reduction
posted by Alejandro Macias on Apr 11, 2016, 5:54 pm

I m using the "water use reductions calculator" to document the WEp1 and WEc3. But in the project im working we will be reusing waste water for the WC and urinal flushing. How can I document the...


Hospitality-NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by robert feduik on Jan 10, 2015, 6:53 pm

I'm asked to give a talk on LEED for Hospitality...was wondering if there are any good PPT presentations that might be available?

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Apr 10, 2016, 12:55 pm

Retail in a large building

Retail-CI-v2009 EAc5: On-Site Renewable Energy
posted by Maria Isabel Conde on Feb 17, 2016, 4:12 pm

We are certifying a small retail store that is almost 5 percent of the total building area. The retail store shares a chilled water plant with the rest of the building. Do I have to model the...

Last reply: Maria Isabel Conde, Apr 8, 2016, 6:51 pm

Rainfall over landscape areas

EBOM-2009 WEc3: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Rubén M. R. on Mar 29, 2016, 7:43 pm

Would it be valid to claim 50% potable water reduction for irrigation if I have a landscape area that requires X galons of irrigation during the month of July (according to the LEED form) and I...

Last reply: Kimberly Schlaepfer, Apr 6, 2016, 6:58 pm