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HERS index rating USGBC-approved equivalent for projects outside the U.S.

Homes-v4 EAp1: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Micaela Smulevich on Jun 4, 2020, 11:52 am

We are working with a project outside US, and need information on USGBC-approved equivalent for HERS index rating for projects outside the U.S.

Using Recycled Water for Irrigation

NC-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Abdulrahman Sherazy on Nov 18, 2015, 3:15 am

Hello everybody. In our project we do not have outdoor water use except for irrigation. Knowing that only the municipality recycled water is used for irrigation, does this secure 2 points of the...

Last reply: salil k, Apr 21, 2020, 1:47 am

Standby Cooling

NC-2009 EAc4: Enhanced Refrigerant Management
posted by Lara Cogill on Jul 31, 2015, 9:43 am

I am working on a large project for which the cooling is predominantly from central chillers providing chilled water. This complies easily with the requirements of EAc4.

However, there...

Last reply: Christopher Schaffner, Apr 19, 2020, 11:15 am

RPC for NDv4

ND-Plan-v4 RPc1: Regional Priority
posted by Jos Schild on Jul 4, 2016, 3:22 pm

I'm looking for the RPC for a project in Saudi Arabia. But the site http://www.usgbc.org/rpc isn't working for this version.

Last reply: Eliot Allen, Mar 23, 2020, 5:21 pm

Innovative Waste water technologies

NC-2009 WEc2: Innovative Wastewater Technologies
posted by Swati Taywade on Feb 24, 2020, 1:49 am

If a project treats 100% wastewater and reuses it for irrigation except the treatment in done through local govt utilities service provider, can the project claim point under Innovative Waste...

International Equivalencies for 2 year 24 hour storm?

NC-v4 SSc4: Rainwater management
posted by Casey Cullen-Woods on Feb 20, 2020, 6:07 pm

We have a project in Saudi Arabia and are wondering if any other projects have approved equivalencies for the 2 year 24 hour storm? For this particular project location that would essentially be...

Dense cities & Municipality infra structure

NC-v4 SSc4: Rainwater management
posted by soha yamani on Mar 24, 2019, 2:26 am

We have a case were our site lies within a densely urban city , where they have minimal events of rainfall but with huge amounts- therefore allover the city they collect the rain water through...

Last reply: Casey Cullen-Woods, Feb 20, 2020, 6:04 pm

Campus Thermal Energy System- Multiple Buildings

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Senna Sabir on Dec 25, 2019, 4:00 am


We are working on a campus project that contains multiple NC and F&B CS buildings. We'll be registering the master site and the individual buildings under the campus approach. A...

Last reply: Tyler Thumma, Feb 14, 2020, 8:25 am

Project Name maximum character limit

Living with LEED Online - quirks, bugs and hiccups
posted by Manivannan Devaraj on Jan 21, 2020, 3:35 am

What is the maximum character limits for Project Name character

Last reply: Bill Swanson, Jan 21, 2020, 10:39 am Extracting Fan Power – Baseline Design

NC-v4 EAc2: Optimize Energy Performance
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Last reply: Tyler Thumma, Dec 20, 2019, 11:01 am