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LEED in China

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posted by Bill Swanson on Aug 17, 2010, 9:24 am

or worse, the U.S. version of LEED is being applied in dozens of different countries, often with resulting difficulties. We're happy to have this kind of discussion on the LEEDuser forum.I do agree with Bill and suggest that it would be great if our forum participants from China could share some thoughts on how they've successfully navigate the difficulties of LEED in China—rather than focusing...

Last reply: Bill Swanson, Aug 17, 2010, 9:38 am

Dr. Xing, In my opinion, I

General forums
posted by Eddy Santosa on Aug 17, 2010, 12:05 am

Dr. Xing,
In my opinion, I don't think it is necessary to translate everything. However, all relevant information shall be translated.

Energy Star Partner

EBOM-2009 EAc1: Optimize Energy Efficiency Performance
posted by Simon Sue on Aug 12, 2010, 5:38 am


We have a project here back in Taiwan and we need to achieved some credit for EAC1. I get to know that US EPA Energy Star has international program with other countries as to promote...

Last reply: Simon Sue, Aug 16, 2010, 10:04 pm


General forums
posted by Tristan Roberts on Aug 16, 2010, 11:22 am

I would suggest that you should use LEED-NC. There is no impediment to including unfinished space in a LEED-NC project. There can be some special issues that come up along the way, but no rigid...

Last reply: Dean Barone, Aug 16, 2010, 7:38 pm

right to access checklist

EBOM-2009 SSc1: LEED Certified Design and Construction
posted by Joanna Jenkins on Aug 12, 2010, 11:48 am

Do tenants of buildings earning LEED...

Last reply: Dan Ackerstein, Aug 16, 2010, 2:20 pm

New USGBC guidance on district energy systems (DES)

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Tristan Roberts on Aug 16, 2010, 1:53 pm

The new USGBC guidance document on LEED projects using district energy systems is here! I've discussed it in more detail in this...

do fire extinguishers and the

CI-2009 MRc4: Recycled Content
posted by kelvin duen on Aug 13, 2010, 9:10 am

do fire extinguishers and the cabinets that hold them count towards the materials credit? When I tried getting information from the contractor responsible for these he told me the extinguishers...

Last reply: Anne Nicklin, Aug 16, 2010, 1:04 pm

swimming stadium thermal comfort

CI-2009 IEQc7.1: Thermal comfort - design
posted by TINGXI WANG on Aug 4, 2010, 9:46 am

In my project, it is a swimming stadium. I am confused how I divide the space type. How to consider the swimmer and clothes changer?

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Aug 16, 2010, 12:45 pm

A question on a related subject

CS-2009 EAc5.1: Measurement and verification - base building
posted by Jose Salinas on Jul 29, 2010, 3:50 pm

Tristan Roberts Representative Vermont House of Representatives LEEDuser Expert 11473 thumbs up August 16, 2010- 12:36 pm We were just discussing this very question under the LEED-EBOM EAc1 forum. I will refer you to that conversation. Log in or register to post comments ...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Aug 16, 2010, 12:36 pm

Ballasted Roofs SRI?

EBOM-2009 SSc7.2: Heat island effect - roof
posted by Cara Weber on May 21, 2010, 9:24 am

Has anyone had luck getting a good...

Last reply: Jonathan Weiss, Aug 16, 2010, 10:32 am