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New District Energy Guidelines

NC-2009 EAc1: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Shillpa Singh on Aug 17, 2010, 5:03 pm

All- check out the new guidelines published on Aug 13th by USGBC on energy credits- EAp2/EAc1- Energy Efficiency, EAp1/EAc3- Commissioning, EAc5- M&V; EAc2- On site...

District PV Energy?

General forums
posted by Eric Shamp on Aug 17, 2010, 1:15 pm

Would this guideline also apply to district...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Aug 17, 2010, 1:18 pm

Water Efficient Landscaping

NC-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Yong Lee Low on Jul 25, 2010, 11:54 pm

I have the Landscape factors for all landscape type in my project, which includes tree, shrubs and ground cover. But When I key in the available data in LEED online submittal template, it asks...

Last reply: Allison Zuchman, Aug 17, 2010, 12:31 pm

Exterior Lighting for Parking Lot- Directional Fixtures

NC-2009 SSc8: Light Pollution Reduction
posted by Alison Y Rivenburgh on Aug 17, 2010, 12:25 pm

Does anyone know of a manufacturer that makes a parking lot lighting fixture that casts light in only one direction, instead of 2 or 4 directions?


EBOM-2009 SSc2: Building Exterior and Hardscape Management Plan
posted by Yong Lee Low on Aug 17, 2010, 7:27 am

For all the equipment or products which qualify as best management practices (paints ,cleaning equipment etc) and are highlighted in the plan,do we need to provide cut sheets for the submission...

Last reply: Jason Franken, Aug 17, 2010, 10:45 am

LEED in China

General forums
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