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HVAC Backround Noise (Process machine Noise)

NC-v4.1 EQc9: Acoustic performance
posted by SAMY Chamy on May 16, 2022, 11:39 pm

Dear Concern,

we are working in  a manufacturing industry here the noise level from equipment is little high then office so how we get this credit additionally is this credit...

Zero lot line projects

NC-v4 SSc4: Rainwater management
posted by Gustavo De las Heras Izquierdo on Mar 26, 2015, 12:47 pm

Path 3 states: "manage on site the runoff from the developed site for the 85th percentile ". I guess this requirement was made to exclude the sidewalk from calculations. Am I reading this...

Last reply: David Hubka, May 16, 2022, 2:10 pm

If your IE browser is defaulting to Edge, here's the work-around

LEED Reviews: Appeals, Design/Construction Submittals, and more
posted by Cynthia Kaplan on Nov 29, 2021, 8:49 pm

If you're like me and you suddenly found your IE browser going directly to Edge, here's the way to get around it so you can still use IE for LEED Online:

1. In MS Edge, click on the 3 dots...

Last reply: Leanne Conrad, May 16, 2022, 10:32 am

Rating system selection- Offices & Retail stores

LEED Rating System Selection
posted by Maria Malisianou on May 16, 2022, 6:39 am

Hello everyone,

We are about to register a new project and we kindly ask for your valuable guidance regarding the following topic:

Building Description:


LEED Credit impact- On site electricity provision from LPG

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Robert Yates on May 16, 2022, 5:43 am


I have a site that does not have enough power from the local grid so is considering a self contained LPG based generation on site. I'm just wondering if this will have an impact on any...


EBOM-v4.1 MRp1: Purchasing Policy
posted by Karim Farah on May 15, 2022, 6:48 am

In the purchasing policy template document provided in the documentation toolkit, the proposed percentage is "75% meet sustainability criteria", where  did this percentage come from and what is...

Last reply: Sofia Barahona, May 16, 2022, 8:39 am

Thermal comfort controls

NC-v4 EQc5: Thermal comfort
posted by Alexandre DENEUVILLE on May 16, 2022, 5:38 am


For the credit Thermal comfort, what alternative can we have other than remote controls to regulate thermal comfort in spaces where there is a significant number of occupants such...

District cooling chilled water

CS-v4 WEc2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Dina El-Sady on Apr 27, 2022, 6:42 am

If the project is served by a district cooling plant outside LEED project boundary , does the chilled water count as process water and needs to be included in water efficiency calculations?

Last reply: emily reese moody, May 13, 2022, 7:32 pm

"Enforcement" example / template language

NC-v4.1 EQp2: Environmental tobacco smoke control
posted by Joseph Snider on Nov 3, 2020, 5:27 pm

of the no-smoking signage soon, and will post GBCI's comments to this forum once recieved.  What peaks my interest is the "....as well as smoke produced from the combustion of cannabis..." language...

Last reply: emily reese moody, May 13, 2022, 7:19 pm

Does the project scope for kitchen appliances include future tenants?

NC-v4 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Christoph Keck on Apr 25, 2022, 7:47 am

Hi guys,

we are currently in the pre-certification stage of a hotel + retail complex. This complex will host 6 restaurants / fast food joints which will all be leased and one restaurant...

Last reply: emily reese moody, May 13, 2022, 6:58 pm