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RE: LEED project boundary in campus setting

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posted by David Posada on Jul 28, 2010, 7:00 pm

It's hard to give you a definitive "yes" or "no" since how you apply the AGMBC to define the LEED boundary depends on whether you're certifying one new building in an existing...

Discrepancy between Reference Manual and Template

CI-2009 EAc1.2: Optimize energy performance - lighting controls
posted by Amy Rider on Jul 26, 2010, 5:25 pm

I am seeing a discrepancy between the LEED template and the IDC reference manual for EAc1.2.
The reference manual for second point (B) states the daylighting must be for 50% of the lighting...

Last reply: Amy Rider, Jul 28, 2010, 4:09 pm


NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Lauren Sparandara on Feb 4, 2010, 3:19 pm

Hello. What rooms exceptions have folks successfully passed? For instance, the hospital project I am working does not have daylight or views in some of its operating rooms, imaging rooms and exam...

Last reply: Anne Nicklin, Jul 28, 2010, 2:43 pm

LEED ID&C EA 1.3- 5 or 10 points for RP?

CI-2009 RPc1: Regional Priority
posted by Abena Darden on Jul 28, 2010, 1:39 pm

In my project's zip code (94128), for LEED ID&C, EA 1.3 is listed as one of the RP credits. However, in ID&C there are two options for EA 1.3-- doing either gets 5 points, doing both...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Jul 28, 2010, 1:43 pm

DES vs purchased heat for 1! building

NC-2009 EAc1: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Nicolas Galiotto on Jul 26, 2010, 9:52 am

Hi Christopher, hi everybody,

I've juste seen the two first posts on this page but it does not help.

We are purchasing heat from a district heating plant (100% green). The USGBC's...

Last reply: Christopher Schaffner, Jul 28, 2010, 8:38 am

thoughts on the 5-year termination clause issue

CI-2009 MRc1.1: Tenant space - long-term commitment
posted by Cara Mae Cirignano on Jul 27, 2010, 5:13 pm

Hi Kathy -
You would need to pitch this approach in the review OR in a Project...

Last reply: Philip Herriges, Jul 28, 2010, 8:13 am

Multi-Residential building with less than 10% of retail area

CS-2009 WEp1: Water Use Reduction
posted by MARIA GARCIA on Jul 14, 2010, 4:06 am

I am working on a multi-residential building with less than 10% of gross retail area in the ground floor. The project is under LEED CS and the owner will provide all fixtures for the multi-...

Last reply: Karen Blust, Jul 28, 2010, 1:38 am

Telecommuting & Energy Star

EBOM-2009 SSc4: Alternative Commuting Transportation
posted by Cody Gale on Jul 14, 2010, 6:31 pm

If our strategy for this credit involves mandating telecommuting for every employee once a week, which will reduce commuting trips by 20%, will we be required to adjust our Energy Star inputs (...

Last reply: Dan Ackerstein, Jul 28, 2010, 12:13 am

Spaces to include in this credit

EBOM-2009 IEQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Matthew Macko on Jul 20, 2010, 1:50 pm

I am working on a project that has a main 40 story office building with a retail plaza surrounding it. The site area includes the retail plaza, but does this mean that we have to test all the...

Last reply: Dan Ackerstein, Jul 28, 2010, 12:01 am

Actual VOC Content

Schools-2009 IEQc4.1: Low-Emitting Materials—Adhesives and Sealants
posted by Carmelito Tatlonghari on Jul 27, 2010, 1:07 am

Do we need to know and submit the actual...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Jul 27, 2010, 11:06 pm