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Facade Composition vs. Blocking

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Heath Waldorf on Aug 8, 2018, 3:26 pm

Hi. Working on a transportation hub project where the west facing multistory 50-60' glass facade is broken up vertically by an adjacent roadway bridge that runs the length of the building at the...

No issues

Pilot-Credits EApc111: Alternative Performance Rating Method
posted by Maureen Mahle on Sep 18, 2018, 10:09 am

I haven't found any major issue for this credit using this PC.

Exterior Luminaire Schedule Format

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Alfredo Davalos on Oct 5, 2018, 2:10 pm

Hi All,

Does anyone know if the fixture luminaire schedule showing uplight ratings, night time off duration and manual override capability has to come in a specific format or...

A great way for 2009 projects to bridge the gap to version 4

Pilot-Credits MRpc84: v4 MR credit category for v2009 projects
posted by Elizabeth Powers on Oct 28, 2018, 5:33 pm

I'm just adding a comment here to participate in the forum per the pilot requirements.  Our project pursued this option as a great way for one of the last 2009 projects to be built on a campus to...

Typical review comments?

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by emily reese moody on Oct 31, 2018, 4:26 pm

Hi all, 

Just curious if anyone has submitted this credit several times, and if they see similar comments get returned in the reviews more than once...?

No cooling tower Swedish project

Pilot-Credits WEpc94: No Cooling Tower
posted by Pia Öhrling on Dec 13, 2018, 2:05 pm

We are pursuing this pilot credit as ACP for two Swedish Projects. We Think it is fair that Projects without cooling Towers can achieve the no cooling Tower credit too, since you do not use any...

Documentation requirements

Pilot-Credits IPpc89: Social equity within the community
posted by Anna K on Dec 17, 2018, 11:45 am

I am working on a project pursuing IPpc89 Social Equity within the Community under LEED CI, v2009.  We are using Alternative Compliance Path for Option 2 where our project client is also a...

LEED EB-OM- Office Building- Portugal- No Cooling Tower

Pilot-Credits WEpc94: No Cooling Tower
posted by Goreti Guedes on Feb 12, 2019, 12:26 pm

Dear all,

I have also some doubts about this Pilot Credit (No Cooling Tower):


''the baseline system designated for the building using ASHRAE 90.1-2010...

Environmental noise impacts constantly evolving

Pilot-Credits EQpc57: Enhanced acoustical performance - exterior noise control
posted by Andrew Ondersma on Mar 13, 2019, 6:43 pm

For this credit our project had a unique challenge in that many adjacent city blocks were also under construction meaning that the environmental noise impacts to our site would be constantly...

Earthquake preparedness

Pilot-Credits IPpc99: Design for Enhanced Resilience
posted by Andrew Ondersma on Mar 14, 2019, 2:05 pm

Our project pursued this pilot for Earthquake specific design measures. In order to meet the requirements of the Arup REDI Rating system the building would need to be able to make a "functional...