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Tenant-owned commercial refrigeration units

CS-2009 EAc4: Enhanced Refrigerant Management
posted by Alexander Aaltonen on Aug 19, 2013, 11:27 am

I am working with a LEED CS project. My question is, whether commercial refrigeration units in leased supermarket areas must be included in the calculations?

The credit language talks...

Last reply: Max HuLuler, Oct 16, 2019, 4:58 am

Net Zero Building

CS-2009 EAc6: Green Power
posted by Lisa Marshall on Jan 19, 2015, 6:29 pm

Hello, my project is going for Net Zero energy consumption and we were planning on going for the EAc6 - Green Power credits. Can I take automatic credit for EAc6 and and Innovation credit, just...

Last reply: Paula Melton, Nov 8, 2018, 9:44 am

Historic Building Cold Dark Shell

CS-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Tommy Linstroth on Jul 2, 2015, 2:29 pm

We're working on a historic renovation, total gut, but will be left as a cold dark shell - no MEP at all, it will all be in the tenant scope of work. The building is small, around 8,000 sf, and...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Feb 17, 2016, 9:45 am

Untenanted spaces with no lease agreements

CS-2009 IEQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by John Mader on Jun 29, 2016, 3:53 am

We have a question about retail tenant spaces inside an office building. The owner will provide the retail spaces as cold shells for the retail tenants to fit out after the building is complete....

Last reply: John Mader, Jul 4, 2016, 10:55 pm

ASHRAE requirements for dry-coolers

CS-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Agnieszka Rylska on Jun 29, 2016, 9:30 am

Cooling system in our project (shopping mall) consists of dry-coolers sprayed with water. What are ASHRAE efficiency requirements for dry-coolers? Should they be qualified as air-cooled...

Last reply: Agnieszka Rylska, Jul 4, 2016, 3:38 am

Gross Floor Area: Areas to exclude

CS-2009 PIf2: Project Summary Details
posted by Silvia Ruiz on Jan 24, 2018, 6:57 pm


I'm calculating the...

Last reply: Medinah Rashid, Dec 7, 2022, 12:39 pm

International Projects- Environmental Site Assesment

Schools-2009 SSp2: Environmental Site Assessment
posted by Jean Marais on Apr 16, 2010, 6:55 am

In Germany, the law dictates an ESA, but the assessment is done according to Local norms and legislation and the qualifications of assessors is deturmined also by Local norms and legislation....

Last reply: soha yamani, Dec 17, 2013, 9:45 am

Excel Spreadsheet

Schools-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Ema S on Dec 13, 2012, 12:25 pm

I have a couple of questions concerning the prescriptive method for achieving LEED credit 8.1. We are doing LEED for schools.
*If my space has two windows, how do I add that to the excel...

Last reply: Jill Perry, PE, Dec 14, 2012, 1:40 pm

Music Classroom

Schools-2009 IEQp3: Minimum Acoustical Performance
posted by Dave Barg on Jan 24, 2013, 9:29 pm

The school I am documenting has a Music Classroom that is mostly composed of ACT which meets the required...

Last reply: Daniel Hicks, Jan 28, 2015, 4:14 pm

Horizzontally attached bldg addition to Non Certified building

NC-2009 MPR2: Must be a complete, permanent building or space
posted by Tesfa Bogale on May 1, 2015, 11:33 am

We are working on a new building addition. The new addition building will be attached horizontally to a non LEED-Certified building. The new addition will be totally new construction with...

Last reply: Eric Bautista, Sep 14, 2016, 9:48 pm