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Are there any work arounds for the Smoking Rooms especially for Airports in the Middle East?

NC-v4 EQp2: Environmental tobacco smoke control
posted by Katrina Hernandez on Sep 21, 2023, 8:51 am

We work on airports quite often and the location of these Airports are in the Middle East -- which everyone knows can be quite hot.

LEED V4 does not allow smoking rooms in the building and...

Water Analysis- (Maximum concentration exceed 10)

NC-v4 WEc3: Cooling tower water use
posted by Osman Faroq on Sep 21, 2023, 1:30 am

Dear All, 

We have conducted water anaysis and showed that the water is with highe quality withount any treatment/filteration and with maximum cyecle of concnetaroin of 16...

Water Calcultion for Commerical ID+C project

CI-v4 WEc1: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Amgad Khattab on Aug 16, 2023, 7:51 am

We have a project with the following :

- Tenet space has not any WC [Toilets] in the tenet space. but they are using the WC in the core area.


- the building containing...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Aug 17, 2023, 2:03 pm

CO Sensors for every Residential Unit as per Minimum IAQ Performance

NC-v4 EQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Alokmay Behera on Aug 10, 2023, 1:36 am

In one of our Projects with residential spaces, we are required to provided CO sensors for every residential unit. This is a mandatory requirement under the pre-requisite. The same was confirmed...

Last reply: Alokmay Behera, Aug 11, 2023, 1:12 am


NC-v4.1 LTc5: Access to quality transit
posted by Amal Venugopal on Jul 27, 2022, 5:13 am

The BD+C, NC project we are applying for is a factory with manufacturing unit and office spaces, located in an developing industrial  area with no mutimodel transportation facilities . The...

Last reply: Umesh Atre, Aug 2, 2023, 4:16 pm

Off street parking and on street parking

NC-v4 LTc7: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Azaz Ansari on Nov 21, 2017, 8:03 pm


1. Could you please explain the following statement:

    "Preferred parking is not required if no offstreet parking is provided".

2. What is difference between off...

Last reply: Emma Loris, Jul 27, 2023, 2:42 am

core and shell data center

Data-Centers-NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Amgad Khattab on Jul 16, 2023, 4:23 am

Hi everyone,

I'm working on a LEED project for a core and shell data center. The client has not yet purchased the servers, so we don't have any information about their efficiency. I'm...

Last reply: Amgad Khattab, Jul 17, 2023, 1:46 pm

Is there an alternative to Walk Score Assessment in the KSA?

NC-v4.1 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Ahmed Danial on Jun 15, 2023, 3:10 am
Last reply: Paula Melton, Jul 14, 2023, 1:56 pm

Does LEED BD+C V4.1 is eligible precertification?

LEED Rating System Selection
posted by Ayesha Syeda on Jul 4, 2021, 9:25 pm

May I know if LEED BD+C v4.1 is eligible for recertification? If so please share the checklist.

Last reply: Elisabetta Spinozzi, Jun 1, 2023, 1:31 pm

HERS index- does a special rater required?

Homes-v4 EAc1: Annual energy use
posted by Chen Shalita on May 27, 2017, 8:04 am

Hello everyone,
I'm exploring the possibility of certification of a lovely house to LEED for Homes.
My question is:
1. is it compulsory to have the house audited by this RESNET...

Last reply: Mohammed Fadili, Jun 1, 2023, 12:59 pm