Increase of cost by percentage when applying LEM credits
NC-2009 IEQc4.1: Low-emitting materials - adhesives and sealants
posted by Claudio Leon on Aug 5, 2019, 12:02 pm
what would you estimate as a cost increase (percentage wise) in a project budget when applying all four LOW EMIITING MATERIAL credits for a multifamily midrise residential project...
Pilot Credit 82: Local Food Production as Innovation Credit
EBOM-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Nicole Isk on May 28, 2019, 4:27 am
Trista Brown Project Director WSP USA LEEDuser Expert 446 thumbs up July 15, 2019- 6:50 pm Hi Kay, there's a new Pilot Credit section of LEEDuser that you can navigate to using the credit selector. PC82 is here: https://leeduser.buildinggreen.com/credit/Pilot-Credits/SSpc82#tab-bev. There's overview information, the specific credit requirements by rating system, and a discussion forum. If you have questions after reviewing that info, you may want to contact LEED Coach to run your strategy by them for input. For your second question, here's the list of WELL features that can be used...
Last reply: Trista Brown, Jul 15, 2019, 6:50 pm
Regional material purchase
NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Nikita Jayswal on Jul 5, 2019, 9:40 am
We have a Project in Germany where the contractor wants to know if the material which if purchased from a local distributor would count towards the credit or would we have to go...
Last reply: Richard Metts, Jul 10, 2019, 10:07 am
NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Hagen Bork on Jun 3, 2019, 7:41 am
Can you define what "heat rejection" is? I'm not exactly sure which energy counts towards "heat rejection".
Is it the amount of energy that the cooling unit needs to eject the heat...
Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Jun 3, 2019, 4:48 pm
Permanently installed drip irrigation system
CS-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Andreas Hintz on Feb 22, 2019, 9:01 am
In accordance with the requirements of this credit, the project team has developed and will implement a water-efficient landscape stategy. The project is aiming for Option 2, No...
Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Feb 22, 2019, 10:03 am
LEED CS 2009 SSc4.3- Option 1 Preferred Parking
CS-2009 SSc4.3: Alternative transportation - low-emitting and fuel-efficient vehicles
posted by Nicole Isk on Feb 8, 2019, 9:42 am
our LEED v3 Core & Shell project is a mixed use project with retail and hotel part. The building is a part of a bigger shopping mall and business complex. The parking garage...
Last reply: Allison Smith, Feb 8, 2019, 10:48 am
final fit-out on tenants request-> designing provisions for negative pressure difficult
NC-v4 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by Mark Kumar Bose on Jun 3, 2018, 6:12 pm
how do deal with the fact that often the final office floor plans will be fixed later on tenant request so that the technical provisions (negative pressure, etc.) for copy rooms can...
Last reply: Mark Kumar Bose, Jan 14, 2019, 2:56 pm
Is it possible to earn the credit with a parking garage in the underground floors?
NC-v4 LTc7: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Benjamin Weise on Nov 29, 2018, 3:12 am
Hello! I am new to the topic and wondering if the project I am working on can achieve this credit. The project (new construction office building) is located in Berlin and does only provide garage...
Last reply: Emily Purcell, Dec 6, 2018, 9:29 am
Not complying with Smoking ban
NC-2009 IEQp2: Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS) Control
posted by Wioletta Simlat on Nov 26, 2018, 9:09 am
I have a question that consider already certified buildings that do not comply with the ETS credit. As it is one of the K/O credits, if a building do not comply with it, is it...
Last reply: Dustin Norton, Nov 26, 2018, 10:37 am
risk to damage the existing waste water pipes because of the low-flow faucet
NC-v4 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Qian Tang on Nov 19, 2018, 7:37 am
has anyone experience about the low-flow lavatory faucet on the restroom washbasin in Europe? Actually the LEED-baseline has a much lower value (2 l/min) than...
Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Nov 19, 2018, 5:02 pm