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NC-v4 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by chaima michou on Apr 1, 2019, 3:46 pm

for option 1 is the...

Last reply: Kara Strong, Apr 2, 2019, 2:38 pm


NC-v4 MRp1: Storage and Collection of Recyclables
posted by Giuseppina Amorusi on Aug 10, 2018, 8:30 am


I have a project  in a site where there are  no available recycling infrastructure.  

In any case I would like to provide accessible recycling area to  encourage waste...

Last reply: Alana Cristante, Mar 11, 2019, 10:15 am

ID+C Retail: Shared Outdoor air clarification

Retail-CI-v4 EQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Mahesh Shankar on Mar 5, 2019, 12:39 am

Hi all,

The project is a retail store in Taiwan. The...

Too late for SSp1?

NC-v4 SSp1: Construction Activity Pollution Prevention
posted by André Harms on Jan 22, 2019, 5:00 am

and how it has met best practices as much as possible, and put an ESC plan in place going forward. You can see examples of this situation in the LEED 2009 forum for this prereq. I haven't heard...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Feb 6, 2019, 8:50 am

Stormwater Management in a project without pre-existing infrastructure

NC-v4 SSp1: Construction Activity Pollution Prevention
posted by Amine Zeidane on Jan 25, 2019, 4:20 am


I'm working on a mixed-use tower construction project in Morocco. 

The site being near a pretty big river that crosses the city, coming from the ocean nearby, the contractor...

Applying MRp2 retrospectively

NC-v4 MRp2: Construction and demolition waste management planning
posted by André Harms on Jan 22, 2019, 5:07 am

A potential LEED project in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, had already begun demolition and some construction activities before a LEED AP was appointed. The extent of the work thus far has been land...

Last reply: Tiffany Beffel, Jan 22, 2019, 3:00 pm


NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by zakir hossain on Jan 2, 2019, 5:46 am

Can i know what  is 3 year aged...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Jan 7, 2019, 8:29 am

Optimize energy on Datacenter equipments

NC-v4 EAc2: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Amine Zeidane on Oct 12, 2018, 11:31 am


An office building project has a small space dedicated to a Datacenter (under 20% of GFA). It was designed to be Tier 3 certified with all the requirements that that entails. (...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Oct 16, 2018, 1:14 pm

Is underground Parking included in Certification fees calculations?

NC-v4 MPR2: Must use reasonable LEED boundaries
posted by Amine Zeidane on Sep 18, 2018, 11:42 am

Deborah Lucking Director of Sustainability Fentress Architects LEEDuser Expert 225 thumbs up September 19, 2018- 11:36 am From a discussion we had in 2016: https://leeduser.buildinggreen.com/forum/loading-dock-and-parking-be-counted-gross-floor-area "In ASHRAE-90.1, the definitions of the various types of enclosed “space” to be included in the gross floor area include the note, “Crawlspaces, attics, and parking garages with natural or mechanical ventilation are not considered enclosed spaces.” Typically garages are deemed "unoccupied" and excluded from LEED GFA for fees. Log in or register to post comments ...

Last reply: Deborah Lucking, Sep 19, 2018, 11:36 am

What are the main topics in construction documents that should include LEED requirements?

NC-v4 IPc1: Integrative process
posted by Amine Zeidane on Sep 18, 2018, 11:49 am

Marcus Sheffer LEED Fellow 7group / Energy Opportunities LEEDuser Expert 5738 thumbs up September 19, 2018- 9:39 am This is not the appropriate forum but I am not sure if there is one, probably a general forum. The construction documents should include all of the strategies being installed in the project that contributes to LEED certification, the front end specifications that outline the LEED requirements for the project and what the contractor needs to do, the commissioning requirements, and any other requirements needed to earn a particular LEED credit. In short the CDs should include everything...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Sep 19, 2018, 9:39 am