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US standard and red cross

posted by Maki Watanabe on Feb 10, 2016, 4:25 am

I have a project in Japan that may use this pilot credit. But I need more clarification and information in the credit requirements:

i) What U.S. standard and which part of it do we need to...

Last reply: Maki Watanabe, Mar 16, 2016, 8:43 pm

Roof area covered 90% by equipment

EBOM-2009 SSc7.2: Heat island effect - roof
posted by Ran Zhang on Nov 17, 2015, 6:23 pm

Hi, I am working on a 10 floors office project building in Japan. For...

Last reply: Ran Zhang, Feb 24, 2016, 9:22 pm

Top and trim

NC-2009 IEQc4.1: Low-emitting materials - adhesives and sealants
posted by Noriko Nagazumi on Jan 18, 2016, 8:29 pm

What are top and trim adhesives? Looking up the internet, it seems to be an automotive spray type adhesive. Why does it show up in this architectural adhesive list? Is it correct to list spray...

Last reply: Noriko Nagazumi, Jan 19, 2016, 10:28 pm

Number of chillers in Energy Model

Data-Centers-NC-v4 EAc2: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Izumi Takayama on Nov 10, 2015, 3:29 am

I am currently preparing an energy model for a data center project (system 8). Since the process load is very high, 22 chillers and cooling towers are required if I stick to the...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Nov 10, 2015, 10:03 am

Runoff rate and runoff volume definition

CS-2009 SSc6.1: Stormwater design - quantity control
posted by Noriko Nagazumi on Oct 26, 2015, 9:52 pm


Our local regulations usually require rainwater collection facilities that only shift the total runoff between storms instead of infiltrating or reusing the rainwater.


Last reply: Michael DeVuono, Oct 28, 2015, 7:32 am

ACP Revised Points Thresholds

CS-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Maki Watanabe on Oct 23, 2015, 2:22 am

We have a C&S project and are planning the energy simulation for EAp2 and EAc1. I think we can use ACP revised points thresholds for our project, but would like to make sure if there are any...

Last reply: Maki Watanabe, Oct 26, 2015, 8:00 pm

Water Heater

CI-2009 EAc1.4: Optimize energy performance - equipment and appliances
posted by Izumi Takayama on Jan 14, 2015, 4:28 am

We saw discussions for the water heater, but am still not sure if the hot water heater applies to the calculation for this credit.

According to the reference book, “The credit applies to...

Last reply: Izumi Takayama, Jan 16, 2015, 1:55 am

Use of greywater

Pilot-Credits WEpc10: Sustainable wastewater management
posted by Noriko Nagazumi on Oct 30, 2014, 9:39 pm

Hi all,

We pursued Pilot Credit WEpc10 through Option 2, and planned to use recycled grey water for flush fixtures.This recycled grey water accounts for 100% reduction in flush water user...