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posted by Marcelo Maciel de Santa Helena on Dec 8, 2015, 7:28 pm

We've been approached by a landfill company to perform a consulting for LEED certification of new projects.

The project for the site contains an administrative building and the landfill...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Dec 30, 2015, 2:48 pm

Electric Vehicles Fueling Stations / Parking Spots

CS-2009 SSc4.3: Alternative transportation - low-emitting and fuel-efficient vehicles
posted by Daniel Brum on Aug 24, 2015, 2:01 pm

Our project is an office building that is pursuing LEED for CS (2009). In order to comply with SSc4.3 we have chosen to install fueling stations for electric vehicles for 3% of the total vehicle...

Last reply: Daniel Brum, Dec 7, 2015, 6:45 am

Demolition records lost

NC-2009 MRc2: Construction Waste Management
posted by Lara Branco on Oct 8, 2015, 4:58 pm


I'm working on a project that has lots of demolition phases, because it depends on the expropriation of several buildings.
The first demolition occurred in 2011, when the...

Last reply: RETIRED, Oct 9, 2015, 11:58 am

calculator v06

EBOM-2009 WEp1: Minimum Indoor Plumbing Fixture and Fitting Efficiency
posted by M. Galvao on Mar 31, 2015, 3:23 pm

I'm using for the first time the "water use reduction calculator v06" and I have a question about the table "flush fixtures".
When I have a toilet male, a toilet female and a...

Last reply: Kimberly Schlaepfer, Aug 27, 2015, 2:16 pm

Topics to accomplish this credit

EBOM-2009 SSc3: Integrated Pest Management, Erosion Control, and Landscape Management Plan
posted by Hugo Pereira on Aug 3, 2015, 4:26 pm

Hi all,

I've been dealing with a huge problem to achieve this credit. Considering an abstract, judge the topics below, please:

1) Stablish a responsible for the plan implementation...

Last reply: Candace Pearson, Aug 6, 2015, 2:00 pm

Alarm to closed openings

NC-v4 EQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Vitor Tosetto on Jul 28, 2015, 1:12 pm


When we have a Naturally Ventilated Space, we can use an alarm to indicate that the openings are close.

Someone know if I can use an light alarm? or I must use an sound alarm...


EBOM-2009 SSc6: Stormwater Quantity Control
posted by Hugo Pereira on Jun 23, 2015, 4:11 pm

Hello there. My team and I are certifying a building in Brazilia, Brazil. I would like to check if I'm right about the procedure to accomplish SSc6.

1) Find the average weather year...

Last reply: Michael DeVuono, Jun 24, 2015, 3:35 pm

Modeling of CHP

CS-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by MARCIO OROFINO on Mar 2, 2015, 2:55 pm

I am working in a project that had a previous consultant and we do not agree with the way the...

Last reply: MARCIO OROFINO, May 18, 2015, 1:57 pm

Energy Modeling In a High bay Industrial area + Office

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Marcelo Maciel de Santa Helena on Apr 7, 2015, 11:07 pm

What’s the best way to proceed with the energy model of the following case?
The building is a 4000m² manufacturing building where there is a small office area and a large high...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Apr 9, 2015, 10:11 am

Actual Material Cost vs. Material Cost: what's the difference?

NC-2009 MRc4: Recycled Content
posted by Marcio Alberto Casado Pereira on Oct 13, 2014, 3:51 pm

We received a review comment regarding credits MRc4 and MRc5 of a stadium we are working on in Brazil.

The review team claims that "The Actual Materials Cost of Divisions 3-10,31 and 32...

Last reply: RETIRED, Apr 2, 2015, 9:30 pm