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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

post to EQc8.1 forum

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posted by Tristan Roberts on Jun 20, 2010, 5:08 pm

Ravi, would you mind posting this question to the forum we have set up for EQc8.1 questions? People working on this credit and able to answer your question...

Garbage vs recycable area

Schools-2009 MRp1: Storage and Collection of Recyclables
posted by Rouba Nassar on Jun 19, 2010, 4:02 am

Could the dedicated recyclable area be located in the same area as the main garbage bins, if the bins are properly labeled and the space is sufficient for both? Or would we need a clear...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Jun 19, 2010, 8:27 am

Is Gravel part of this credit?

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Ben Koenig on Jun 8, 2010, 4:30 pm

We have a project with substantial amount of Gravel. It's part of a soil profile and also for general new construction. It's been specified in the civil scope Division 31. Should we include this...

Last reply: Nadav Malin, Jun 18, 2010, 5:18 pm

Scope of work

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posted by Tristan Roberts on Jun 17, 2010, 4:44 pm

If you haven't already done so, check out the LEED rating system selection guidance document. This might point you in a specific...

Last reply: Amanda Roelle, Jun 17, 2010, 5:26 pm

conversion “and/or” replacement

EBOM-2009 EAp3: Fundamental Refrigerant Management
posted by John Beeson on Jun 17, 2010, 1:53 pm

As stated under "Economic Analysis" in Bird's Eye View, "...the LEED Reference Guide says to analyze conversion “and/or” replacement, many project teams don’t perform a complete analysis and fail...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Jun 17, 2010, 4:35 pm

alternative path with signatories

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posted by Tristan Roberts on Jun 15, 2010, 12:34 pm

Chris, we recently had a similar question come up in a forum on "owner signatories." I would recommend you check it out, and post if you have more thoughts...

Last reply: Leo van Veldhuizen, Jun 17, 2010, 3:13 pm

Steam Process loads

EBOM-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Efficiency Performance
posted by Heidi Creighton on Jun 16, 2010, 6:40 pm

Are steam process loads such as cage washing and glass cleaning included in these calculations and do they need to be monitored and included in the EUI values?

How about domestic hot water...

Last reply: Chris Nixon, Jun 17, 2010, 10:45 am

Number of Cleaning Days

EBOM-2009 IEQc3.1: Green Cleaning—High-Performance Cleaning Program
posted by Patrick Krywko on Jun 15, 2010, 9:10 pm

I see no reaosn that a cleaning contractor cannot provide services on a 3 day per week basis, assuming a 5 day work week. As long as cleanliness levels are maintained at an...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Jun 16, 2010, 2:58 pm

Conversion gpm at 60psi

NC-2009 WEp1: Water Use Reduction
posted by Tatjana Ernst on Jun 16, 2010, 5:07 am

Hi everyone,

i have problems with the conversion of the flow rate. In Amerika the unit for flow rate of lavatory is gpm at 60 psi but in germany the flow rate is measured in l/min at 3bar...

Last reply: Josephine de Montmarin, Jun 16, 2010, 5:47 am