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Restore habitat overlap with rainwater infiltration

NC-v4 SSc2: Site development - protect or restore habitat
posted by Andrea Vickers on Jun 15, 2021, 1:30 pm

I'd like your opinions on a phrase in Protect or Restore Habitat: "Project teams may exclude vegetated landscape areas that are constructed to accommodate rainwater...

Last reply: Andrea Vickers, May 24, 2022, 11:45 am

Open Spaces- Turf Grass

Schools-NC-v4.1 SSc3: Open space
posted by Michael J Turner on May 19, 2022, 11:02 am

Hi there,

Does LEED turf count as the vegetation of outdoor space credit for Schools LEED V4.1 ?

Many thanks,

Distance to the access point within the limit or not

Healthcare-v4 SSc7: Places of respite
posted by Priscillia Champagne on May 11, 2022, 4:14 pm

Hi, We have an expansion project with operating room, offices, cleaning space for the entire hospital. We would like to install a respite area for visitors (companions) and day patients of this...

Strategy 7. Operable Windows- ASHRAE 62.1-2016 for windows location

NC-v4.1 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by MAUDE PINTAL on Mar 24, 2022, 3:31 pm


As part of a residential project aimed at LEEDv4 BD+C certification, we are studying the different possibilities to meet the "Enhanced Indoor Air Quality Strategies" credit with the...

Last reply: Panagiotis Paliouras, May 5, 2022, 5:17 am

PBT Source Reduction Calculator sill required for all LED lighting?

Healthcare-v4 MRp3: PBT source reduction - mercury
posted by Rebecca Mann on Jan 7, 2021, 6:57 pm

Our healthcare project is a new build, and will specify all LED light fixtures. No fixtures contain mercury. To meet the requirements for the PBT Source Reduction prerequisite and ccredit, are we...

Last reply: Tyler Fenton, Apr 29, 2022, 11:29 am

Furniture and Medical Furnishing (product sourced-160Km)

Healthcare-v4.1 MRc7: Furniture and medical furnishings
posted by Maria Kordjamshidi on Apr 6, 2022, 3:29 pm

I am woundring if the product sourced is not in 160 km of the project, no point will be assigned to the project from MRC7? 

Sustainability Advisor- Vancouver, BC, Canada

Help Wanted: LEED-related Jobs
posted by Jason Packer on Mar 8, 2022, 6:10 pm

Job Description:

The primary focus of this position is to manage and/or assist on high performance green buildings that have identified sustainability targets such as LEED, Step Code,...

Last reply: Jason Packer, Apr 6, 2022, 4:26 pm

Cistern in only one building in campus master site- points only for that building?

NC-v4 SSc4: Rainwater management
posted by Douglas Webber on Mar 25, 2022, 10:53 am

I'm working on a complex mixed-use Campus project, where we'd like to pursue this credit for 1 of the separate buildings.

Only one of the buildings on the master site will have a cistern...

Sustainability Analysts- Western Canada

Help Wanted: LEED-related Jobs
posted by Megan Leslie on Mar 22, 2022, 7:03 pm

Stantec's Western Canada Carbon Impact Team currently has two postings for Sustainability Analysts in Western Canada.


Shower and Change Facility Requirements for Commercial space in a Multi-Unit Residential Building

NC-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Mercedes Byers on Mar 10, 2022, 3:56 pm


I have a question regarding the shower and change facility requirements. My project is targeting LEED v4 but is pursuing the v4.1 credit subsitute for Bicycle Facilities. The beta...