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P-Patch as Non-Adjacent Open Space for Municipal Owner

NC-v4 SSc3: Open space
posted by Teresa Stern on Dec 20, 2018, 6:56 pm

We have a municipal building that won't likely comply with the open space area needed based on the project site area alone. However there is a City-owned P-Patch nearby. If the City dedicates or...

Last reply: Teresa Stern, Jan 23, 2019, 3:21 pm

Projects without exterior areas on the grounfloor

NC-v4 SSc3: Open space
posted by Ricardo Sá on Dec 11, 2018, 4:41 am

Dear All,

In case of projects without exterior areas on the grounfloor (LEED Boundary overlap the building footprint), can only balconies counts to achieve open space activation credit?...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Dec 11, 2018, 9:02 am

Open-space activation withtin protected greenfield

NC-v4 SSc3: Open space
posted by Ricardo Sá on Nov 16, 2018, 6:30 am

Hi,

we are evaluating the LEED certification potential of a new winery that will be built in Portugal (using the rating system LEED BD+C: New Construction and Major Renovation)....

Last reply: emily reese moody, Nov 16, 2018, 12:49 pm

Are parking spaces and roads counted as part of the 30% OUTDOOR space?

NC-v4 SSc3: Open space
posted by Olga Yuil on Jun 15, 2018, 3:52 pm

Are parking spaces and roads counted as part of the 30% OUTDOOR space?

Last reply: emily reese moody, Nov 7, 2018, 1:25 pm

Open space outside LEED project boundary

NC-v4 SSc3: Open space
posted by Omar Elrawy on Oct 20, 2018, 7:31 am

I have a zero lot line project,...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Oct 26, 2018, 11:09 am

SSc3- Open Space and the Negative impact on WEc1- Outdoor H2o Use Reduction; Please advice!

NC-v4 SSc3: Open space
posted by Olawale Taiwo on Oct 3, 2018, 6:59 pm

Background:

My project, a vast Industrial layout in nature; Only the administrative building is applying for LEED (… and yes! the corresponding site boundary around the...

Last reply: Olawale Taiwo, Oct 4, 2018, 8:04 am

Preserved for the llife of the building?

NC-v4 SSc3: Open space
posted by Erin Holdenried on Sep 11, 2018, 5:50 pm

Does Open Space have to be preserved for the life of the building?  This previous v2009 requirement seems to have been removed from v4.  Can anyone confirm? Thanks

Open Space and Vegetated space calculation

NC-v4 SSc3: Open space
posted by Kavita Karmarkar on Jun 12, 2018, 12:12 pm

Hi all,

If I have 100 acres of site area, I need 30 acres (30% of 100 acres) open space and out of that, 25% of 30 acres  which is 7.5 acres must be vegetated open space. Provided that the...

Last reply: Olawale Taiwo, Jul 18, 2018, 10:25 am

For whom must the open space be "accessible"?

NC-v4 SSc3: Open space
posted by Erica Downs on Mar 22, 2018, 3:06 pm

Do private roof decks for condo units count towards this credit?

Last reply: Erica Downs, Mar 22, 2018, 4:36 pm

Will "Overhead vegetated canopy" to be included in calculation for 25% minimum outdoor space?

NC-v4 SSc3: Open space
posted by Qian P on Mar 19, 2018, 6:03 pm

To satisfy SSc3 open space requirement, "A minimum of 25% of that outdoor space must be vegetated (turf grass does not count as vegetation) or have overhead vegetated canopy." ...