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How much can the LEED AP or GA do?

CS-2009 SSp1: Construction Activity Pollution Prevention
posted by Jennifer Marston on Jan 18, 2011, 10:50 am

In order to operate effectively, can our LEED professional prepare the documentation for credits and prerequisites? For example, our team, developer, architects, and engineers meet and create a...

Last reply: Jennifer Marston, Feb 3, 2011, 10:53 am

"Optional" Upload EAp2-1

CI-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Andrew Mitchell, P.E. on Jan 26, 2011, 12:45 pm

Is it optional to upload all of the compliance forms if you initial the box and qualify for EAc1.3? What if EAc1.3 is not achieved but you have done the model and have some savings shown?...

Last reply: Paul Conrad, Feb 2, 2011, 2:11 pm

Option 1

CI-2009 EAc1.3: Optimize energy performance - HVAC
posted by Azita Mousavi on Jan 26, 2011, 5:38 pm

I'm working on an existing Building. the original building has its gold certificate CS and all main...

Last reply: Paul Conrad, Feb 2, 2011, 1:45 pm

Synthetic Gymnasium Flooring

NC-2009 IEQc4.3: Low-emitting materials - flooring systems
posted by Keith Robertson on Jul 16, 2010, 3:40 pm

We have a project that uses a seamless site-installed pulyurethane product for a gymnasium floor. (Pulastic or Elastiplus are two tradenames.) We are trying to establish whether they would be...

Last reply: Reinhard Oppl, Feb 2, 2011, 3:39 am

Permanent entryway system in underground garage?

CS-2009 IEQc5: Indoor Chemical and Pollutant Source Control
posted by Petra Hajná on Jan 24, 2011, 2:32 am

We are planning a commercial building with 2 floors of garage spaces under the building. These floors will be accessible via entryway for automobiles and two cores with elevators and staircases...

Last reply: Thorn Grafton, Feb 1, 2011, 7:42 pm

Solatube Modelling Approach

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Xavier Obando on Jan 7, 2011, 12:53 pm

what would be the most appropriate approach to model solatubes (as Skylight, using IES file provided by manufacturer, other)?
Thank you!

Last reply: Candice Clark , Feb 1, 2011, 5:40 pm

LEED Energy Modeling Guide

NC-2009 EAc1: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Kim Shinn on Sep 8, 2010, 12:00 pm

There is a rumor floating around about USGBC publishing a comprehensive LEED energy modeling guide (so that reviewers and users are reading from the same pages?). Has anyone else heard such - if...

Last reply: Armen Khachikyan, Feb 1, 2011, 4:06 pm

200 Yard Distance

CI-2009 SSc3.2: Alternative transportation - bicycle storage and changing rooms
posted by Alejandra Feliciano on Jan 19, 2011, 9:39 am

The shower and changing rooms for our project will be outside the project boundary in a neighboring building. Is the 200 yard distance measured from entrance door to entrance door of each...

Last reply: David Posada, Feb 1, 2011, 1:29 pm

High-rise towers

Pilot-Credits PC23: Quality Views
posted by Elena Verani on Feb 1, 2011, 11:33 am

Would a high-rise tower be compliant with credits requirements? From the upper floors one would only see the sky outside...

Last reply: Christina Macken, Feb 1, 2011, 1:22 pm

Resident students not included?

Schools-2009 SSc4.2: Alternative transportation - bicycle storage and changing rooms
posted by Maura Adams on Jan 24, 2011, 7:36 pm

My building is an academic building at a 100% residential boarding school. There are walking paths everywhere, students all live within 3/4-mile, and students rarely use bicycles. It seems...

Last reply: David Posada, Feb 1, 2011, 1:15 pm