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Pilot-Credits EQpc44: Ergonomics approach for computer users
posted by Ben Campbell on Jan 13, 2016, 9:18 pm

Has anyone else experienced that the pilot credit requirement language is vague in spots? Namely, the fact that 2 education sessions are required, and a follow-up survey, is not covered or...

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Pilot-Credits EQpc85: Learning controls for thermal comfort
posted by Dirk Kestner on Jan 20, 2016, 4:20 pm

1. Has anyone else pursued this Pilot? If so what was your experience?
2. The link at the top of the LEED User Pilot Forum page to the USGBC ratings systems limitations seems to be dead -...


Pilot-Credits WEpc10: Sustainable wastewater management
posted by Mark Meaders on Feb 4, 2016, 12:20 pm

Our project (located overseas, location is Confidential) is pursuing WEpc10 Sustainable Wastewater Management via Option 2 Reuse building wastewater on site. The project will...

Furniture Only?

Pilot-Credits MRpc80: Environmentally preferable interior finishes and furnishings
posted by Lida Lewis on Feb 19, 2016, 11:53 am

Without guidance on "Other USGBC approved multi-attribute certification programs" outside of BIFMA, we plan to submit this Pilot Credit wholly on the furniture dimension of our project.


Pursing credit in an existing building

Pilot-Credits EQpc78: Design for active occupants
posted by Dee Spiro on Mar 4, 2016, 9:03 am

Our project involves renovating an existing building on a university campus. The 1974 concrete building previously served as the student union, and it has now been renovated as a dining hall,...

Existing Buildings

Pilot-Credits EQpc78: Design for active occupants
posted by Rubén M. R. on Mar 10, 2016, 1:58 am

This pilot credit is an incentive for existing building owners to plan a renovation of unused stairs. I consider this credit a good addition to the rating system as it brings together energy...

Consider exercise classes frequency?

Pilot-Credits EQpc78: Design for active occupants
posted by Ping Zhou on Mar 15, 2016, 8:26 pm

The credit requirement requests lists of exercise equipment or opportunities provided to...

Certification agency meeting the ISO Guidelines

Pilot-Credits MRpc87: Verified Construction & Demolition Recycling Rates
posted by Stephanie Graham on Mar 21, 2016, 11:21 am

Under the requirements of qualifying certification agencies, it reads, "The certification organization follows guidelines for environmental claims and third-party oversight, including ISO/IEC...

LCA questionnaire for Master thesis

Pilot-Credits MRpc63: Whole building life cycle assessment
posted by Arturs Alsins on Mar 22, 2016, 4:51 am

We are three students writing our respective theses on building life-cycle assessment and the tools related to it - your time filling up our questionnaire would be much appreciated and help us...

Tips for Implementation

Pilot-Credits EQpc78: Design for active occupants
posted by Angela Wisely on Mar 31, 2016, 12:53 pm

Pending our participation in this forum, we have met all the documentation requirements for this pilot credit, so I thought I would share some tips.

1) Potential Design Strategy: Our...