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Why restrict to 'medical' processes?

Pilot-Credits EApc3: Medical and process equipment efficiency
posted by Jean Marais on Apr 21, 2010, 12:59 am

Reducing process loads of all types should be a LEED insentive credit wize, but is often pushed back due to the difficalties documenting the exceptions to ASHRAE 90.1 Appx. G for differing...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Apr 21, 2010, 1:34 am

Get the most out of LEED

Pilot-Credits PC5: Preliminary Integrative Project Planning & Design
posted by Jean Marais on Apr 21, 2010, 1:14 am

This is great, because it will not only maximise the potential of creating greener buildings using LEED as the guide, but also solve so many problems and headaches during the LEED certification...

Required Dates

CI-2009 IEQc4.5: Low-emitting materials - systems furniture and seating
posted by MICHELE HENDRICK on Apr 19, 2010, 1:52 pm

The dates that are required for this credit are very confusing. For Option B "practices must have started before the start of manufacturing but no earlier than 24 months prior to the last...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Apr 20, 2010, 8:36 am

Dual Flush- average flow rate

NC-2009 WEp1: Water Use Reduction
posted by Adriana Hansen on Apr 19, 2010, 3:50 pm

According to the calculation showed at document WATER USE REDUCTION - ADDITIONAL GUIDANCE v011209, the average flow rate is defined by:

[(Male full-flush uses/day×full-flush rate)+(Female...

Last reply: Jean Marais, Apr 20, 2010, 3:29 am

FSC Exclusion

NC-2009 MRc7: Certified Wood
posted by Emily Kildow on Feb 9, 2010, 11:15 am

Has anyone ever heard of a project achieving this credit with an exclusion of certain...

Last reply: Sheri Lucas, Apr 19, 2010, 10:31 pm

Retail Space and EAp2/EAc1

EBOM-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Efficiency Performance
posted by D. G. on Apr 2, 2010, 8:08 pm

My question is about retail space and EAp2/EAc1. According to page xxiii of the Reference Guide, up to 10% of the floor area can be exempted from all credits (except EQp2) for multitenant...

Last reply: D. G., Apr 19, 2010, 10:14 pm

Hi-Rise Smoking Patio

EBOM-2009 IEQp2: Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS) Control
posted by Chris Munn on Apr 18, 2010, 12:56 am

I am working with a property that has a smoking patio located on the 6th floor. For a designated smoking patio that isnt in the path of regular occupant entry, would they still have to follow...

Last reply: Jason Franken, Apr 19, 2010, 10:09 am

Dealing with Basement Spaces in ASHRAE 62.1-2007

NC-2009 IEQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Michael Wironen on Apr 16, 2010, 3:36 pm

Roger Chang Principal, Energy and Engineering Leader DLR Group | Westlake Reed Leskosky LEEDuser Expert 398 thumbs up April 19, 2010- 8:34 am There is an ASHRAE 62.1-2007 space category for electrical rooms (0.06 cfm/sf) and storage rooms (0.12 cfm/sf), which indicates they should be ventilated, even if they are not regularly occupied spaces. It would be good to get feedback from others on this forum also. Log in or register to post comments Mark Benson LEEDuser Basic Member 72 thumbs up April 19, 2010- 8:58 am Interpretation IC 62.1-2007-17 of ASHRAE 62.1-2007 clarifies that electrical rooms,...

Last reply: Mark Benson, Apr 19, 2010, 8:58 am

Compliance with SS Cr.5.1

NC-2009 SSc5.1: Site development - protect or restore habitat
posted by Armen Khachikyan on Apr 15, 2010, 2:10 am

can anybody help me with the question:
We have a lot of topsoil and ground, removed from building footprint. As i understand - If we comply with SS Cr.5.1. we cannot use the...

Last reply: Armen Khachikyan, Apr 19, 2010, 2:05 am

provide LBS of food products purchased?

EBOM-2009 MRc5: Sustainable purchasing - food
posted by John Beeson on Apr 12, 2010, 10:02 pm

I have a vendor that doesn't want to reveal his pre-mark up prices on an existing contract, but will provide the quantities (in lbs) of the different products purchased. LEED wants cost (...

Last reply: Dan Ackerstein, Apr 18, 2010, 6:27 pm