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NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Marie Bizzak on Aug 13, 2020, 6:28 pm

credits, sign and date. This is why I reached out to the LEEDUser Forum. I was hoping someone could help? Log in or register to post comments emily reese moody Sustainability Director, Certifications &...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Aug 18, 2020, 5:19 am

Rooftop Pool

NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Danielle Waters on Jul 31, 2020, 10:13 am

emily reese moody Sustainability Director, Certifications & Compliance Jacobs LEEDuser Expert 452 thumbs up August 14, 2020- 12:54 am Danielle, try following the guidance here:  https://leeduser.buildinggreen.com/forum/roof-water-feature Log in or register to post comments ...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Aug 14, 2020, 12:54 am

Meaning of HARDSCAPE in LEED projects

NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Praveen Sagayaraj on Jun 5, 2020, 3:22 am

I'm very new to LEED terminologies. I'm preparing for LEED Green Associate exam. I'm stuck with the definition of hardscape. What does HRADSCAPE exactly refer to? In the USGBC Glossary it has...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Jun 12, 2020, 1:56 am

Roof with Varying Slopes

NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Senna Sabir on May 3, 2020, 5:47 am

Hi everyone 

How do you deal with rooftops with undulating designs? We current have a project whose roof varies in slope (Portion A has a slope of 3:12, Portion B has a slope of 7:12, ...

Last reply: Senna Sabir, May 5, 2020, 8:10 am

Parking Under Cover and SRI Requirement

NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Summer on Oct 9, 2019, 4:35 am

Hi,

Our project have a 100% parking space under cover which means we are okay with option 2. Do we need to comply with...

Last reply: Eric Anderson, Mar 23, 2020, 1:22 pm

roof under ventilation ducts and glass overhang

NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Agnieszka Rylska on Dec 12, 2019, 5:34 am

I have two questions regarding heat island reduction credit:

1. I would like to confirm if in LEEDv4...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Feb 13, 2020, 1:15 am

Does the independent lab we use need to be accredited for compliance with ISO/IEC Standard 17025?

NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Ashley O'Neill on Oct 31, 2018, 2:03 pm

Will a testing report be rejected if the lab follows CRRC-1 but is not an ISO/IEC Standard 17025 lab?

Last reply: emily reese moody, Jul 30, 2019, 6:16 pm

Other Buildings within LEED Boundary

NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Max Krueger on May 9, 2019, 3:40 pm

Should other buildings within the LEED boundary be counted towards this credit? These existing buildings will not be getting certified.

SSc5 Option 1: Non Roof component solely meeting criteria but satistfies required EQUATION Values

NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Olawale Taiwo on Feb 19, 2019, 9:48 pm

OPTION 1. Non-Roof and Roof (2 Points)

In this reference per the Reference Guide the criteria given is an equation referencing a higher value of the three variables (Non-Roof, High...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Mar 12, 2019, 9:51 pm

Are Parking areas for Buses and Taxis included in Option 2

NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Stephan Zweig on Feb 21, 2019, 5:46 am

Hello to all,

Do you  have any suggestion if I have to include for Option 2 of heat island  reduction credit the following:

1) Parking lots for Buses?

2) Taxis waiting areas...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Mar 12, 2019, 9:31 pm