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EBOM-2009 EAc4: On-Site and Off-Site Renewable Energy
posted by charles bell on Nov 6, 2014, 10:17 am

Tristan Roberts Representative Vermont House of Representatives LEEDuser Expert 11473 thumbs up December 10, 2014- 12:04 am Charles, I would definitely recommend EBOM certification for any previously certified LEED project. The presence of the wind turbine will only help demonstrate a high level of performance.You seem to be asking a broader question about the level of effort and cost required for overall EBOM certification. I'm afraid that's beyond the scope of this specific credit forum, but I would recommend a review of the rating system (check out our LEED- EBOM Stress Test-- you can...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Dec 10, 2014, 12:04 am


NC-2009 MPR2: Must be a complete, permanent building or space
posted by Caroline Vallieres on Oct 15, 2014, 10:17 am

There is a new data center extension to an existing building of a different use (office). The extension is accessible via a corridor. The buildings do share an electrical box. Can I still make 1...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Dec 8, 2014, 1:21 pm

Title 24 Equivalency?

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Renee Azerbegi on Dec 7, 2014, 2:06 pm

Has USGBC issued any equivalency for Title 24 (vs ASHRAE 90.1) in LEEDv4 EA credits yet? I've seen comments saying it can take a while. Just wondering if it is on the horizon for LEEDv4 or not?...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Dec 8, 2014, 11:00 am

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Pilot-Credits EApc65: Monitoring based commissioning
posted by Gail Napell on Dec 7, 2014, 5:21 pm

Hi all -
has anyone used this pilot credit? is it still open for registration? how many points are possible? IMWTK (Inquiring Minds Wish To Know) - thank you!

Last reply: David Eldridge, Dec 7, 2014, 5:50 pm

Existing Dining Facility Building v3 rating system

LEED Rating System Selection
posted by Emily Wang on Nov 6, 2014, 8:14 pm

I'm working on an existing Dining facility which has a significant amount of interior renovations and a small amount of NC, and exterior. The current building is not being used, nor being...

Last reply: David Eldridge, Dec 7, 2014, 5:11 pm

2-seat Reception Area in Middle School

Schools-2009 IEQc6.1: Controllability of systems - lighting
posted by Sara Zoumbaris on Dec 5, 2014, 10:58 am

Hi all,
I feel like I am second guessing myself with this one. I have a middle school with individual work stations including mostly private offices and one reception area that has 2-seats...

Last reply: Carrie Webster, Dec 5, 2014, 11:01 am

Changing Innovative Design Credits during Review Process

LEED Reviews: Appeals, Design/Construction Submittals, and more
posted by Ralph Bicknese on Dec 4, 2014, 5:30 pm

We are in the process of submitting a project for LEED construction credit documentation. Being unfamiliar with this process, will there be an opportunity to pursue an alternative ID credit if...

Last reply: RETIRED, Dec 4, 2014, 5:37 pm

ANSI/BIFMA Testing Date vs Manufacture Date

CI-2009 IEQc4.5: Low-emitting materials - systems furniture and seating
posted by Nicole Schuster on Nov 11, 2014, 10:27 am

This credit requires that the manufacturing period must be within the certification period. I have a product that was tested to the ANSI/BIFMA requirements, and the form says to put the test date...

Last reply: Nicole Schuster, Dec 4, 2014, 4:40 pm

Rail Station Proximity- On Demand Shuttle

Healthcare-v2009 SSc4.1: Alternative transportation - public transportation access
posted by Crina Bosch on Dec 4, 2014, 3:19 pm

I remember hearing discussion at a Greenbuild Session that mentioned changing the restriction from 1/8 mile. Does anyone else know if this is true? I cannot find an interpretation that clarifies...

Last reply: Mara Baum, Dec 4, 2014, 3:34 pm

Bird Collision Deterrence Monitoring Plan

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Ivan Romero on Dec 3, 2014, 3:54 pm

Our intention is to pursue Bird Collision Deterrence under NC. Several questions:
1. Do I interpret the credit requirements correctly in saying there would be no actual retrofitting...