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General forums
posted by Cara Mae Cirignano on Mar 25, 2010, 10:02 am

On page 19 of the MPR Supplemental Guidance (located here: http://www.usgbc.org/ShowFile.aspx?DocumentID=6473) guidelines are...

LEED Certification

EBOM-2009 IOc3: Documenting sustainable building cost impacts
posted by Patrick Egan on Mar 22, 2010, 9:54 am

This is more of a question, I currently work in a 395,000 sq ft. manufacturing facility in Ava, Missouri within Emerson Climate Technologies. Our shortime goal is to apply for LEED certification...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Mar 24, 2010, 7:22 pm

Project data forms in LEED Online

General forums
posted by Tristan Roberts on Mar 24, 2010, 7:07 pm

Tony, I checked around and don't have any tips on your questions. We're not sure exactly what...

COC only for certified wood

General forums
posted by Tristan Roberts on Mar 24, 2010, 4:59 pm

Lawrence, your contractor must be getting something mixed up....

Partial Retrofit

EBOM-2009 WEp1: Minimum Indoor Plumbing Fixture and Fitting Efficiency
posted by Tim Trefzer on Mar 23, 2010, 5:17 pm

I have a 55-story building that was built in 1991. 98% of the toilets and urinals are original, however 2% have been retrofit. All of the faucets have been retrofit with aerators. I have created...

Last reply: Jason Franken, Mar 24, 2010, 10:11 am

refrigerant quantities as a % of the overall project equip.????

CI-2009 EAp3: Fundamental Refrigerant Management
posted by sara frye on Mar 11, 2010, 12:15 pm

We have just received our review acknowledging our phase out plan for CFC based equipment. The next line reads "However the refrigerant quantities as a percentage of the overall equipment has...

Last reply: Dan LeBlanc, Mar 19, 2010, 5:42 pm

EQ c7.1, 2.2 for naturally ventilated buildings in mild climate

NC-2009 IEQc7.1: Thermal comfort - design
posted by Mara Baum on Mar 17, 2010, 9:52 pm

I am working on a pair of naturally ventilated dormitories in a relatively cool/mild climate -- the highest mean monthly temperature is 76 degrees F and the RH is between 60-70%, with some...

Last reply: Gunnar Hubbard, Mar 19, 2010, 2:43 pm

Recertification question

EBOM-2009 IEQc1.5: Indoor air quality best management practices - indoor air quality management for facility additions and alterations
posted by Matthew Macko on Mar 18, 2010, 7:47 pm

In five years’ time (or less), when an owner goes to get the building recertified under...

Last reply: Jason Franken, Mar 19, 2010, 12:42 pm

Is this Decision Final?

Air Sealing Guidance for LEED BD&C IEQp2
posted by April Ambrose on Mar 17, 2010, 12:55 pm

Based on these comments it seems to me that you are saying blower door tests are required for any residential projects, whether smoking is allowed within the building or not. Does this answer my...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Mar 19, 2010, 12:38 pm

Sub metering clarification

EBOM-2009 WEc1: Water Performance Measurement
posted by RASHID HAMEEN on Mar 17, 2010, 3:18 am

Ours is a production facility which we are intending to achieve LEED. We have the main production building and other supportive building spaces (Canteen, hostels and toilets which are separate...

Last reply: Jason Franken, Mar 19, 2010, 12:30 pm