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Production of renewable energy but sent to the grid

NC-v4 EAc5: Renewable energy production
posted by Borja Sánchez on Jan 31, 2017, 1:41 pm

Hi, I´d like to know what happens when the project owner also owns a PV systems on the project boundary but it´s not been used on the same building and sends all the production to the grid (...

Last reply: Randi B., Apr 20, 2022, 8:25 pm

General Emissions Evaluation Fire Safing & Fire Blanket Ins.

NC-v4 EQc2: Low-emitting materials
posted by Jerimiah Luckett on Feb 22, 2017, 2:12 pm

Has anyone else come across the issue of finding a CDPH v1.1-2010 compliant Safing Insulation or SAFB Insulation?
The contractor submitted the Owens Corning/Thermafiber SAFB and Safing...

Last reply: Debra a. Lombard, Sep 6, 2018, 10:02 am

Treatment of District or Campus Thermal Energy in LEED v4

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Francesco Passerini on Mar 7, 2017, 7:30 am

Can the document "Treatment of District or Campus Thermal Energy in LEED V2 and LEED 2009 – Design & Construction" be used also for LEED v.4? Any news about an updated version of that...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Apr 17, 2017, 10:24 am

Heat Island reduction provided by the building itsself

NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Carmen Mielecke on Apr 19, 2017, 8:09 am

Dear All, if a Project consists of many small courtyyards and shade for those courtyyards is provided by the building...

Last reply: Lyle Axelarris, Jul 20, 2021, 4:32 pm

Subway- same as light rail?

NC-v4 LTc5: Access to quality transit
posted by Maria Porter on Aug 21, 2017, 7:23 am

Subway stations fall into the second category (800 m/0.5 miles from the project site) right? Am having language issues, is it the same as...

Last reply: Calie Gihl, Jan 22, 2018, 2:18 pm

System 1/2- Ventilation Fans / Heat Recovery

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Ricardo Sá on Nov 28, 2017, 4:46 am


we are modeling the HVAC system for the baseline building of a residential building. Since heating type in the proposed design will be electric, system 2 applies (1 PTHP shall...

Last reply: Eduardo Vidal Kume, Oct 12, 2021, 10:15 am

Average Weekend Trips

NC-v4 LTc5: Access to quality transit
posted by Brendan Isard on Jan 12, 2018, 9:32 am

We have a project which a bus line provides (15) trips on a Saturday and (11) trips on a Sunday, with an average of (13) trips between the (2) days.  The credit language states that an average...

Last reply: Kristina Bach, Jan 19, 2018, 12:01 pm

Leed ap in innovation credit

NC-v4 INc2: LEED Accredited Professional
posted by Vidya Thota on Feb 8, 2018, 10:37 pm

What are the roles of leed ap in the project?

Last reply: Dave Hubka, Mar 18, 2020, 11:49 am

Define "transit route" for the extra point gained with no on route providing more than 60% of the documented levels

NC-v4 LTc5: Access to quality transit
posted by Evie Bird on Feb 13, 2018, 11:55 am

Calie Gihl Design Engineer LEEDuser Expert 19 thumbs up February 27, 2018- 12:57 am Hey Evie, Check out this response from a similar question a couple of years ago:  https://leeduser.buildinggreen.com/forum/bus-stops Based on that logic, you can count the trips from each of you different lines, so your bus lines can count as different routes for the extra point! Log in or register to post comments Brightworks Sustainability Brightworks Sustainability LLC LEEDuser Premium Member 46 thumbs up March 30, 2018- 10:58 pm HI Calie, I have a follow up question since the post you linked doesn't fully clarify. If I have...

Last reply: Maria Porter, Dec 17, 2019, 6:08 am


NC-v4 IPc1: Integrative process
posted by Nolberto Lopez on Mar 26, 2018, 7:25 pm

Hi. I am studying for my LEED Green Associate exam based on LEED V4. Can someone tell me in which site I could get an example of...

Last reply: Ameen Mattar, Mar 26, 2019, 6:02 am