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Drop off area

Schools-2009 SSc4.3: Alternative transportation - low-emitting and fuel-efficient vehicles
posted by Lisa Logan on Jan 3, 2011, 12:43 pm

existing school building does not have a drop off area - project is a High School.

I can provide the parking space but there is no room to provide a drop off area because one currently...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Jan 3, 2011, 12:58 pm

Pilot Credits and Old Rating Systems

Using the LEED Pilot Credit Library
posted by Christopher Schaffner on Oct 7, 2010, 11:53 am

I've been told by the USGBC that pilot credits are available for all rating systems, not just the 2009 versions. There are still restrictions about Rating System type (so CI can't use pilot credit...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Jan 3, 2011, 11:01 am

data center that is equiped only 2 storey out of 5 storeys?

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Eric JS on Dec 16, 2010, 11:16 am

Hi all,

For a data center that is equiped only the first 2 storeys out of total 5 storeys for the first few years, how should the energy calculation be done? should I include energy...

Last reply: Christopher Schaffner, Jan 3, 2011, 10:31 am

IEQ 7.1 Documentation

NC-2009 IEQc7.1: Thermal comfort - design
posted by Matthew Forester on Nov 24, 2010, 10:38 am

I am working on the documentation for a hospital and I am stumped on how to show compliance with this credit. The ref. guide says to demonstrate design compliance in accordance with section 6.1....

Last reply: Christopher Schaffner, Jan 3, 2011, 10:26 am

Can I exclude a portion of the building?

NC-2009 IEQc7.1: Thermal comfort - design
posted by mike diess on Aug 31, 2010, 12:11 pm

I have a warehouse w/ office attached. The office complies w/ std 55 but the warehouse does not; it is only being mechanically ventilated. Can I exclude the warehouse from consideration for this...

Last reply: Christopher Schaffner, Jan 3, 2011, 10:13 am

UVC emitter

NC-2009 IEQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Yuan Yuan on Nov 16, 2010, 4:24 am

My project has designed UVC emitter in HVAC equipment. The design team believe this devices help reduce the space demand on outdoor air, and thus the project is planning to design the outdoor...

Last reply: Roger Chang, Jan 3, 2011, 9:33 am

LEED CI Qualification

LEED Rating System Selection
posted by Seung Shin Na on Jan 2, 2011, 11:46 pm

I'm working on the new factory construction project which is pursuing to achieve LEED CI.
Our new factory building will be constructed by government (only for...

We always have requests like

General forums
posted by Husam Haron on Jan 2, 2011, 10:32 pm

We always have requests like that from our clients. How we interpret this I would say its like a framework or a roadmap - showing targets, points (current, target, achieved), green costs,...

Last reply: Husam Haron, Jan 2, 2011, 10:43 pm

Master Credits for NC and EB?

LEED Guidance for Campuses and Multiple Buildings
posted by April Ambrose on Dec 14, 2010, 2:01 pm

I will be working to make every building on a federal campus be LEED certified. To do this, we are using NC, CS, CI, and EB depending on the best application for the building. I'd like to...

Last reply: April Ambrose, Dec 30, 2010, 5:53 pm


CI-2009 IEQc8.2: Daylight and views - views
posted by Sue Barnett on Dec 22, 2010, 10:58 am

Our project is repurposing a portion of an academic building...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Dec 30, 2010, 4:17 pm