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Cities with composting mandates should have streamlined documentation

Pilot-Credits SSpc129: Comprehensive Composting
posted by Adhamina Rodriguez on Sep 16, 2021, 3:09 am

Like the Alternative Compliance Path for California projects meeting CALGreen code, cities that have composting ordinances in place should have it easier to document this credit.

Last reply: Michelle Rosenberger, Jan 31, 2023, 6:17 pm

Electrical service requirement for dual port Level 2 chargers

CS-v4.1 LTc8: Electric Vehicles
posted by Natalie Terrill on Apr 8, 2022, 12:27 pm

The current language requires a Level 2 charging capacity with 208-240 volts or greater for each space.

In the past we've installed conduit and wiring for dual chargers (1 charger using...

Last reply: Andrea Vickers, Jan 31, 2023, 10:56 am

Connector Service to other bus routes

CS-v4 LTc5: Access to quality transit
posted by on Jan 30, 2023, 4:09 pm

I am working on a project with one of the stops serving a connector service. This is basically a bus route that connects to other routes. Can we count the other routes it connects to since...

Receipt Proof Requirements

NC-2009 MRc3: Materials Reuse
posted by jupiter luner on Jun 19, 2018, 11:17 am

I wanted to clarify something that I recently heard from a contractor on a LEED project. 

For a number of the MR credits the receipts are required for the project. Typically, we...

Last reply: Andrea Vickers, Jan 31, 2023, 9:20 am

Contaminated material in a bulldozer demolition

NC-v4 MRp2: Construction and demolition waste management planning
posted by Priscillia Champagne on Jan 30, 2023, 3:12 pm

Hi LeedUser, 
We have a project to build a new school including a football field, 3 sports fields, a public plaza, a school bus drop-off and a parking lot. Project registered under LEED V4...

GUT certification for Carpet compliant

NC-v4.1 EQc2: Low-emitting materials
posted by Angela Loughry on Jan 27, 2023, 10:23 am


We are using a carpet with GUT cerfication (Gemeinschaft umweltfreundlicher Teppichboden).  Has that been sucessfully used as equal to...

Last reply: Paula Melton, Jan 30, 2023, 10:16 am

Agile Working with specific temperature as Thermal Comfort Control

CI-v4 EQc5: Thermal comfort
posted by Anik Bastien on Jan 27, 2023, 1:30 pm


Someone posted a similar question, but we pushed it a little bit futher and we would like to have your imput:

We’re planning to design several office buildings with open...

Flushing Fixture using Municipal Recycled Water

NC-v4.1 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Lincon Saki on Jan 26, 2023, 2:27 pm

Can anyone provide some guidance on how to calculate the reduction rate when the project has...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Jan 27, 2023, 6:09 pm

Occupant Load & Usage Question

NC-v4.1 WEc2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Catherine Blakemore on Jan 27, 2023, 11:43 am

Where does the project Occupant Load and Usage info get logged/docuemnted for the entire project?

The WEc2 calculator includes areas where this infor needs be added, but this this...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Jan 27, 2023, 11:50 am

Desk Fan Fire Safety

NC-v4 EQc5: Thermal comfort
posted by Jason Cocek on Jan 25, 2023, 12:11 pm

Has anyone run into the issue of fire marshall not allowing desk fans due to potential fire hazard? If so, what was the solution?

Last reply: Dave Hubka, Jan 25, 2023, 12:20 pm