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Individual Thermal Comfort Controls- Open office

CI-v4 EQc5: Thermal comfort
posted by Mariana del Valle on Apr 23, 2020, 10:52 pm


Is there a different alternative to providing individual thermal comfort controls for each workstation in open areas? assuming that the HVAC design is divided by thermal zones, so it...

Last reply: Tyler Thumma, Apr 30, 2020, 1:12 pm

Surface Reflectance Furnishings scope

CI-v4 EQc6: Interior lighting
posted by Mariana del Valle on Apr 23, 2020, 10:11 pm


I would like to know if the definition of "work surfaces" includes only the surfaces of the workstations, or if it also includes any other surface such as: cassuals...

Performance period table

Performance Period
posted by Gustavo De las Heras Izquierdo on Jan 5, 2018, 1:09 pm


We've been asked by the reviewer to complete and submit the following table: https://www.usgbc.org/...

Last reply: Trista Brown, Mar 3, 2020, 7:24 pm

Water usage for car wash

NC-v4 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Gaston Michaud on Oct 15, 2019, 2:10 pm

Hi Everyone,

We are working on a rent-a-car agency and based on data provided from the previous location, their main end-use for water usage is car washing.  This new location includes...

Last reply: Susan Di Giulio, Feb 24, 2020, 3:59 pm


NC-2009 SSp1: Construction Activity Pollution Prevention
posted by ISOLDA SALINAS on Feb 18, 2020, 6:50 pm

Hello Everyone,

We are working on a office building project located in an urban setting. Is it possible to re-use the water produced from the concrete washout station to mitigate dust in...

Percent of Occupants with access to the fixture.

CS-2009 WEp1: Water Use Reduction
posted by Guillermo Hernandez Espinoza on Jun 14, 2019, 12:04 pm

Hello everyone.

I'm a bit confused with the Percent of Occupants calculation on the Water Use Reduction Calculator.

We only have one model of toilets and dry urinals.

Last reply: Michelle Halle Stern, Jan 23, 2020, 1:45 pm

Exemplary Performance- available or not available for CS?

CS-v4 EAc5: Renewable energy production
posted by Eva-Maria Schliebs on Oct 14, 2019, 5:17 pm


Could you please give me some insight about the exemplary performance credit CS-v4 EAc5 for...

Compliance In Scope

CS-2009 PIf4: Schedule and Overview Documents
posted by Guillermo Hernandez Espinoza on Sep 30, 2019, 5:36 pm

Should I include on the TSLA the credits listed on the CS Appendix 4 with compliace "In Scope" or only those ones in which I selected compliance through "Tenant sales and/or lease agreement"?....

Last reply: Summer Minchew, Oct 11, 2019, 8:08 am

Plug loads Process Loads savings vs baseline

CI-v4 EAc2: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Xavier Valladares on Oct 3, 2019, 12:43 pm

Hi All,

Is it possible and if so, how would you justify savings in plug and process loads for an interior fit out energy model vs baseline? Can you claim a percentage reduction if


Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Oct 7, 2019, 4:43 pm

Enhanced IAQ Strategies, applicable Entries Querie.

CI-v4 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by Angel Giovani Bernal on Sep 19, 2019, 1:58 pm

Hi everybody.

I'm working on a commercial interiors project located on the 9th, 12th, 14th & 15th floor.

I'm trying to identify the regularly used exterior entrances to the...

Last reply: Mohammad H Abbasi, Sep 30, 2019, 10:55 am