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Water Use Reduction

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posted by ShaVon Diaz on Jul 21, 2010, 11:03 am

Yes, this credit does focus on efficiency, but does still allow the use of non-potable water. Notice that the rating system intent states "To increase water efficiency within buildings...." and...

Last reply: ShaVon Diaz, Jul 26, 2010, 12:04 pm

No smoking policy in urban area and the 25' rule.

NC-2009 IEQp2: Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS) Control
posted by Paul Girello on Jul 22, 2010, 4:08 pm

We are certifying two buildings in Boston to be occupied by the State. The state has a No Smoking Policy on all properties. We know that we will have to determine how to convey this policy to the...

Last reply: Keith Amann, Jul 26, 2010, 10:19 am

Manufactured Offices?

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posted by Christopher Schaffner on Jul 24, 2010, 7:01 am

Not sure I follow your question? Are you talking about something like a construction trailer? The scope of 90.1 includes basically everything, except low-rise residential. So if you are trying to...

Last reply: Jun Hashimoto, Jul 26, 2010, 4:45 am

Length of construction project

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posted by Tristan Roberts on Jul 24, 2010, 11:03 am

Thomas, how long has construction been happening? There's no hard limit when it's "too late" to do an NC certification, but I've generally heard that when CDs are fairly complete or when...

Last reply: Thomas Boyd, Jul 24, 2010, 11:51 am

Also, fees...

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posted by Devyn Olson Sawyer on Jul 21, 2010, 2:25 pm

Any idea if we would have to pay a second registration fee? The...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Jul 24, 2010, 11:46 am

EAp2 Tablep2-4: Baeline Performance- Degree Rotation

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by John Klein on Jul 22, 2010, 10:05 am

I am overseeing entry of LEED data for the project and have a question regarding what is meant in this table by baseline rotation? Can anyone provide a succinct explanation or point me to a...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Jul 24, 2010, 10:34 am

LEED for Healthcare date

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posted by Tristan Roberts on Mar 9, 2010, 9:42 am

Neil, I asked this question to our guest expert Mara Baum (who would know) a couple weeks ago, and she said:

I last asked in August, at which time I heard that the changes (updates to v3...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Jul 24, 2010, 10:30 am

IEQ c5 requirement removed

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posted by Allison Beer McKenzie on Jul 24, 2010, 9:03 am

It looks like the requirement for hazardous liquid waste containment for IEQc5: Indoor Chemical and Pollutant Source Control has been removed, which is probably for the better since the...

PRM baseline VS proposed building documentation

NC-2009 EAc1: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Tarek Dalati on Jul 13, 2010, 2:52 am

we are doing energy modeling for a mixed used tower (residential 30 flrs and office 6 floors and 5 floors parking under ground) can any one help in determining the following:
a- baseline...

Last reply: Christopher Schaffner, Jul 24, 2010, 6:58 am

Licensed Professional Exemption (LPE) path

EBOM-2009 SSc5: Site development - protect or restore open habitat
posted by Jutta Berns on Jul 14, 2010, 9:01 am

i just need to test my understanding: the LPE path, which is available for this credit, means that all we would need to do is ensure that the landscape architect, who has been involved in the...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Jul 24, 2010, 1:26 am