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Car pool?

NC-2009 SSc4.4: Alternative transportation - parking capacity
posted by Eric JS on Oct 2, 2010, 6:00 am

Can a vehicle transporting staffs from one pick up point to the project in the morning and from the project back to the pick up point in the evening be considered as carpool?
This vehicle (...

Last reply: Elizabeth McPherson, Oct 5, 2010, 4:35 pm

Scope- Project Site or Campus

NC-2009 SSc6.2: Stormwater design - quality control
posted by Kirsten Ritchie on Sep 28, 2010, 4:00 pm

We are pursuing this credit for a new building on an existing corporate campus, Initial review came back and said we had to demonstrate treatment for entire campus flows, not just project site...

Last reply: Kirsten Ritchie, Oct 5, 2010, 3:54 pm

Window STC scope

Schools-2009 IEQc9: Enhanced Acoustical Performance
posted by Russell Philstrom on Oct 4, 2010, 5:30 pm

Does the...

Last reply: Daniel Hicks, Oct 4, 2010, 5:42 pm

Daylighting and view

CI-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by kelvin duen on Jul 28, 2010, 4:05 pm

I am confused as to what I should do for my calculations. My office has interior partition walls that separates rooms from other rooms with windows. These partitions, however, have panes of glass...

Last reply: Eddy Santosa, Oct 4, 2010, 4:33 pm

Re: What LEED rating system to use?

General forums
posted by David Posada on Oct 4, 2010, 11:52 am

Case 1 sounds like NC, Major renovation. Case 2 would likely be NC if the remaining 70% is to be occupied by the owner in the future, since they will control the build-out. If that remaining...

Re: Green Cleaning Costs

General forums
posted by David Posada on Oct 4, 2010, 11:19 am

It could depend on alot of factors - but take a look at

local requirement for vegetated openspace

NC-2009 SSc5.2: Site development - maximize open space
posted by Eric JS on Oct 2, 2010, 5:02 am

The local regulation requires certain building footprint setback from site boundary. This rules quantity of open space (can be either vegetated or not vegetated). There is another local...

Last reply: David Posada, Oct 4, 2010, 10:59 am

landscaping- none added- credit applicable?

Schools-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Rachel Birnboim on Oct 1, 2010, 6:29 pm

No new landscaping, turf, or irrigation are planned for this project - can this credit be pursued in this case?

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Oct 4, 2010, 10:56 am

Is a concourse considered regularly occupied space?

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Shannon Deeb on Sep 30, 2010, 2:26 pm

Would the concourse area for passengers awaiting buses and trains be considered regularly occupied space? Since they are passengers and not workers, I'm unclear as to which way to go.

Last reply: TODD REED, Oct 4, 2010, 9:48 am

Can you achieve WEc1.1&1.2 by having No Landscaping?

CS-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Anita Louey on Oct 1, 2010, 5:02 pm

forum users that in the latest version of the LEED Manual, LEED BD&C 2009 Reference Guide p182-183, it is noted that for WEc1 the landscaping would need to be a minimum of 5% of the plot area;...

Last reply: Anita Louey, Oct 2, 2010, 9:48 am