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Water Meter

NC-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Caroline O'Leary on May 7, 2010, 4:27 pm

We're trying to determine if a second water meter is necessary to track water useage for exterior landscaping. The jurisdiction for the project does not have a preference either way. Based on...

Last reply: Rick Ferrara, Jun 23, 2010, 12:48 am

IEQ and the 48 inch high bank teller caswork.

NC-2009 IEQc8.2: Daylight and views - views
posted by Marcus Hanlon on Jun 14, 2010, 2:35 pm

We are currently going for IEQ C8.2 Views for a bank project. Our teller line is 48" high for security and to service customers standing. The teller counter does not align with the credits 42"...

Last reply: Rick Ferrara, Jun 23, 2010, 12:39 am


CI-2009 EAc3: Measurement and Verification
posted by John Bauer on Jun 13, 2010, 6:44 am

We are doing a fit-out for 1 floor in a multi-storey office building. There is a power metering provided by the tenant for all lighting and plug loads and for some of the Fan Coil Units. No...

Last reply: Gordon Shymko, Jun 22, 2010, 7:04 pm

Green Power calculations

NC-2009 EAc6: Green Power
posted by Charles Hendricks on Jun 22, 2010, 4:20 pm

I am working on a project that is providing a large array of solar thermal for heating and water heating. We need to achieve the Green Power credit as well. Do I get to subtract my on-site...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Jun 22, 2010, 4:47 pm

regular contracted service providers

EBOM-2009 SSc4: Alternative Commuting Transportation
posted by Pablo Fortunato Suarez on Jun 22, 2010, 9:37 am

a client has 'regular contracted service providers' who are in charge of cleaning, maintenance, landscaping, cashiering, food preparation, data entry, etc. they regularly report for work and have...

Last reply: Jason Franken, Jun 22, 2010, 9:49 am

The survey timing mentioned

EBOM-2009 SSc4: Alternative Commuting Transportation
posted by Yong Lee Low on Jun 14, 2010, 10:33 pm

The survey timing mentioned to conduct the survey says 'within a slot
of four hours' during the day.In case of a hotel,where the employees
work in shifts, can the survey take...

Last reply: Jason Franken, Jun 21, 2010, 3:30 pm

Surface Type

EBOM-2009 WEc3: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Tashira Murray on Jun 21, 2010, 11:22 am

Is grass considered turf or vegetation?

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Jun 21, 2010, 11:26 am

extraction,harvest,salvage location

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Norma Lehman on Jun 18, 2010, 2:26 pm

We have a project in Mexico that is seeking LEED Certification. The reinforcing steel bars are made out of junk metals. The junk vendors sell to the manufacturer and do not have any...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Jun 21, 2010, 11:09 am

What if the owner chooses the finishes?

NC-2009 IEQc4.1: Low-emitting materials - adhesives and sealants
posted by Rouba Nassar on Jun 18, 2010, 12:45 pm

Hi all,

I am not sure this is the best place to post this query...

We are working on a high rise multi-family residential project outside the US

Normally we would assess...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Jun 21, 2010, 10:51 am

Energy modeling for a complex design

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Xing Shi on Jun 13, 2010, 6:11 am

In a recent LEED project, we face problems while setting up energy model for a complex design, in which there are 7 smal buildings based on a large underground garge. However, they are applied as...

Last reply: Christopher Schaffner, Jun 21, 2010, 9:34 am