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Envelope Commissioning

NC-2009 IDc1: Innovation in Design
posted by Mike Decoster on Oct 9, 2013, 2:00 pm

Would like to get some opinions on whether Envelope Commissioning would count as one of the 3 exemplary performance ID credits or Innovation in Design?

Last reply: Anya Fiechtl, Jan 2, 2014, 11:06 am

Purchasing Green Power for Client's Entire Operation

NC-2009 EAc6: Green Power
posted by Alicia Freire on Oct 25, 2013, 10:59 am

Tristan Roberts Representative Vermont House of Representatives LEEDuser Expert 11471 thumbs up October 25, 2013- 11:07 am Alicia, you will need to demonstrate that the green power you purchased is equivalent to Green-e certified power, by showing that it is certified to an equivalent standard. (Taking the effort to do this is not common.) There is more guidance on this above, and in earlier conversations on this forum. Log in or register to post comments Marcus Sheffer LEED Fellow 7group / Energy Opportunities LEEDuser Expert 5787 thumbs up October 25, 2013- 11:17 am Equivalency includes...

Last reply: Alicia Freire, Dec 3, 2013, 7:13 am

Combination of Option 1&2

NC-2009 SSc4.3: Alternative transportation - low-emitting and fuel-efficient vehicles
posted by V B on Oct 29, 2013, 4:43 pm

enough charging stations alone to meet the credit intent; they were only 2 shy of the LEED requirement after being required to provide 8 by the city. So, unfortunately for the forum (though easier for us),...

Last reply: Kathryn West, Mar 25, 2014, 2:28 pm

Post occupancy installation of photovoltaics as an appeal

NC-2009 EAc2: On-Site Renewable Energy
posted by Kris Phillips on Feb 17, 2014, 2:33 pm

We have a project that may be 1 point short of the next level certification after its Construction Final Review and we have been asked to look at options to add a credit or two as an "appeal" to...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Aug 28, 2014, 7:36 pm

Reclaimed wood

NC-2009 MRc4: Recycled Content
posted by Christina Quilter on May 15, 2014, 3:11 pm

Database, which would be the definitive source. I would encourage Tia or someone from that team to do that as that is the role of a paid LEED consultant. However, I was re-reading MRc3’s LEEDuser forum...

Last reply: RETIRED, Jul 4, 2014, 2:41 pm

Future bus line

NC-2009 SSc4.1: Alternative transportation - public transportation access
posted by Alicja Bieszyńska on Aug 6, 2014, 10:34 am

Tristan Roberts Representative Vermont House of Representatives LEEDuser Expert 11471 thumbs up November 27, 2015- 3:12 pm Alicja, I don't think so. For this credit I think the lines should be in place. Log in or register to post comments Dave Hubka Practice Leader- Sustainability EUA LEEDuser Expert 431 thumbs up November 21, 2017- 8:46 pm LEED v4 allows future bus stops to qualify for credit compliance as long as they meet specified criteria. I am currently working with GBCI to get future bus stops to contribute to credit compliance on a v3 project. I'll post the outcome to this forum. Log...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Jul 30, 2019, 6:11 pm

Non-smoking campus- are exterior signs required?

NC-2009 IEQp2: Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS) Control
posted by Renee Shirey on Aug 18, 2014, 5:31 pm

My project is on a college campus that is non-smoking on the entire campus, there are no areas with permitted smoking. The streets themselves are university property, not public streets.


Last reply: Heather DeGrella, Dec 12, 2014, 11:53 am

Dormitory Lighting

NC-2009 IEQc6.1: Controllability of systems - lighting
posted by Laura Brandt on Jan 8, 2015, 5:18 pm

We have a traditional dormitory project, where each 170 sf room will house two students, each with a bed, desk and built in cabinet-type closet. Our lighting scheme consists of two types of LED...

Last reply: Laura Brandt, Sep 25, 2015, 12:58 pm

Path 2 Flushout

NC-2009 IEQc3.2: Construction IAQ management plan - before occupancy
posted by Amy Harmon on Nov 3, 2015, 2:33 pm

Our project went with Path 2 Post-occupancy flush out. All AHUs required 2-4 days of flush out before occupancy could occur and about 24 days post occupancy. As we are reviewing the results, we...

Last reply: Landry Watson, May 4, 2016, 6:08 pm

Off-Site Parking

NC-2009 SSc4.3: Alternative transportation - low-emitting and fuel-efficient vehicles
posted by Jeannie Rueter on Feb 10, 2016, 6:06 pm

I'm working on a major remodel for a city-owned conference center that has no on-site parking. There is a city-owned parking garage near by. The conference center has 25 employees. Most employees...

Last reply: Emily Purcell, Apr 26, 2018, 4:21 pm