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NC-v4.1 EQc2: Low-emitting materials
posted by Karim Farah on Jan 24, 2024, 4:46 pm


I am seeking clarification on a specific requirement mentioned in LEED V4.1 EQ Credit: Low Emitting Materials, specifically on page 235. The document mentions that...

Last reply: Denise Bevilaqua, Jan 24, 2024, 6:39 pm

Swimming pools

Homes-v4 WEc3: Outdoor water use
posted by Lidia Johansen on Dec 12, 2023, 10:07 am

Hello! We're assessing a single family home, where swimming pools will be build. I understand this goes against any outdoor water use saving, however there is no mention/ guidance/ limits set...

CO sensors for residential and duplex units?

NC-v4 EQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Alokmay Behera on Nov 20, 2023, 8:37 am

We have a mixed project with residential and office units. Residential area has apartments and few (12) duplex units. As per LEED requirement for Prerequisite 1- Minimum IA performance, CO...

Last reply: Dave Hubka, Nov 20, 2023, 8:44 am

Parksmart- Parking Detection for a Mixed Project

Parksmart Discussion Forum
posted by Alokmay Behera on Nov 9, 2023, 12:55 am


I am working on a mixed project targeting Parksmart for the parking area. In the design stage, the credits B3 and B4- Way Finding Systems- External and Internal were targeted....

Last reply: Paul Wessel, Nov 10, 2023, 9:44 am

U value compliance for Revolving Doors

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Alokmay Behera on Oct 23, 2023, 4:37 am

I am working on a LEED project with revolving doors. The targetted U value for glaze is 1.9 W/Sqft.K (including frames),...

Last reply: Alokmay Behera, Oct 23, 2023, 5:13 am

Clarification on the non-roof measure area

EBOM-v4.1 SSc2: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Wafa Arif on Oct 18, 2023, 4:41 am

I'm in need of guidance regarding the documentation process for the Heat Island Reduction credit. Our project centers around a commercial tower, which is owned by our client. However, the...

VOC Compliance for Toilet pods manufactured offsite

NC-v4 EQc2: Low-emitting materials
posted by Alokmay Behera on Oct 4, 2023, 2:28 am

There is a mixed-type building targeting LEED Platinum based in UAE. The project will have all toilet pods constructed offsite. If we go by the LEED V4 reference guide, any offsite application...

Last reply: Alokmay Behera, Oct 9, 2023, 7:27 am

No Exterior Lighting Query

EBOM-v4.1 SSc3: Light Pollution Reduction
posted by Wafa Arif on Oct 2, 2023, 7:51 am

We have a high-rise building for which we are pursing LEED...

Last reply: Bill Swanson, Oct 5, 2023, 9:42 am

Artificial turf in Steep-sloped roof

NC-v4.1 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by weam baljoon on Sep 19, 2022, 9:18 am

Can anyone clarify for NC-v4.1 SSc5 Option 1 Roof and Non-Roof - if Steep-sloped roof is covered with Artificial turf (decretive finish) and the product is within the minimum solar reflectance...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Oct 3, 2023, 8:17 pm

Are there any work arounds for the Smoking Rooms especially for Airports in the Middle East?

NC-v4 EQp2: Environmental tobacco smoke control
posted by Katrina Hernandez on Sep 21, 2023, 8:51 am

We work on airports quite often and the location of these Airports are in the Middle East -- which everyone knows can be quite hot.

LEED V4 does not allow smoking rooms in the building and...