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Glare Control Issues for EQc8.1

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Neetu Singh on Jun 8, 2010, 12:50 pm

For LEED 2009 EQc8.1, if small space has one exterior wall completely glazed, and according to the prescriptive method , VTL*(WA/FA) >.18, then would automatic shades for glare control be an...

Last reply: Jill Dalglish, PE, Jun 9, 2010, 12:51 pm

Energy Modeling for Low Rise Residencial Buildings

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Eric Fischel on Jun 8, 2010, 1:25 pm

What path should I take if a project is a Campus with 6 or more Residential Buildings with 3 floors each. This is because in ASHRAE 90.1 - 2007 the Low Rise residential buildings are out of the...

Last reply: David Posada, Jun 8, 2010, 7:15 pm

Smaller projects

General forums
posted by Janika McFeely on Jun 8, 2010, 12:04 pm

I budget similar amounts of time as mentioned above on mid to large scale LEED projects with the caveat that I'm finding the preliminary reviews to be more intensive than they have been in the...

Last reply: David Posada, Jun 8, 2010, 6:54 pm

SSp1- New Jersey 5G3 Stormwater Discharge General Permit

CS-2009 SSp1: Construction Activity Pollution Prevention
posted by Tom Fik on Jun 7, 2010, 5:35 pm

The State of New Jersey is the...

Last reply: Lisa Marshall, Jun 8, 2010, 6:40 pm

Why does EB have MRc5?

EBOM-2009 MRc5: Sustainable purchasing - food
posted by Joseph Orr on Jun 8, 2010, 12:08 pm

I am sorry to be uninformed but I just got my LEED GA Accreditation and thought how smart am I. Then I started to get acquainted with the LEED certifications of Schools and...

Last reply: Joseph Orr, Jun 8, 2010, 4:28 pm

Exam room sink baseline

NC-2009 WEp1: Water Use Reduction
posted by Joanna Jenkins on Jun 8, 2010, 9:49 am

What should design teams use for the baseline fixture flow rate for exam room sinks according to the WEp1 LEED 2009 BD+C Calculator?

Is it a public lav faucet at 0.5 gpm or Private lab...

Last reply: , Jun 8, 2010, 1:38 pm

LEED-NC Application Guide for Multiple Buildings & On-Campus Bu

General forums
posted by Tristan Roberts on Jun 8, 2010, 11:19 am

I would start by reviewing the LEED-NC Application Guide for Multiple Buildings & On-Campus Building Project. You might find...

no smoking requirements for CA projects

CI-2009 IEQp2: Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS) Control
posted by Doug Drynan on Nov 5, 2009, 1:24 am

Hello, I was wondering if anyone had information on what documentation was required for a multi-tenant office building in CA? Since smoking is prohibited in the work place in CA, are "no...

Last reply: Rick Ferrara, Jun 7, 2010, 11:33 pm

Path 7 and 8: Irrigation

CI-2009 SSc1: Site Selection
posted by Edwin Wealend on Jun 7, 2010, 9:54 pm


We are working on a project in China (using CI 2009), its a warehouse converted into an office.

We are trying to gain credits from path 7&8, reduction of irrigation water,...

Last reply: Rick Ferrara, Jun 7, 2010, 11:27 pm

Mixed Use Project with "Shell" first floor

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Jean Ascoli on May 30, 2010, 7:12 pm

I could both very general and very specific guidance on modeling a mixed-use project - with first floor retails space that is "shell" only (tenant build-out is not included in the project) and...

Last reply: Christopher Schaffner, Jun 7, 2010, 6:07 pm