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Rainwater Harvesting for Toilet Flushing

NC-v4 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Francis McNulty on Jun 1, 2016, 12:53 pm

Hello all,


Last reply: Charalampos Giannikopoulos, Jun 2, 2016, 3:24 am

Paired bus route service

NC-v4 LTc5: Access to quality transit
posted by Francis McNulty on Apr 22, 2016, 5:09 am


Is it necessary for both stops to be within 400m of the site in order to satisfy the paired route requirements? There are a considerable number of one-way streets adjacent to our site...

Last reply: Kimberly Schlaepfer, May 5, 2016, 6:56 pm

ISO 50001 ACP Timeframe

EBOM-2009 EAp1: Energy efficiency best management practices - planning, documentation and opportunity assessment
posted by Gina Dederer on Apr 5, 2016, 6:23 am

Our project has completed a full ISO 50001 certification last year and is not due for a renewal until 2018. The ACP for the ISO 50001 certification states that the certification had to be...

Last reply: Dave Hubka, Apr 26, 2016, 8:40 am

Paints or sealants applied before building is sealed

CS-2009 IEQc4.1: Low-emitting materials - adhesives and sealants
posted by Francis McNulty on Jan 28, 2016, 10:10 am


If paints /...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Apr 22, 2016, 5:42 pm

Suburban achieving SSc2

NC-2009 SSc5.2: Site development - maximize open space
posted by Martin Meehan on Mar 31, 2016, 8:32 am

The credit language states that projects in Urban areas achieving SSc2 can contribute with green roof/pedestrian oriented hardscape.

Are projects in Suburban areas achieving SSc2 allowed...

Last reply: Saurabh Shrestha, Apr 6, 2016, 10:07 pm

EA Prerequisite Minimum Energy Performance

EBOM-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Jordan Kirrane on Jan 15, 2016, 11:50 am

I'm currently completing the form for the above prerequisite to achieve the credit for EA Credit Optimize Energy Performance under Case 2, Option 2. Benchmark against historical data (0-14 points...

Last reply: Ben Stanley, Mar 29, 2016, 12:00 pm

Retail Refrigeration

Retail-NC-v4 EAp4: Fundamental Refrigerant Management
posted by Jason Smith on Feb 15, 2016, 11:02 am

I am currently working on a new retail construction project and would like to know if we should include the chilled drink cabinets (fizzy drinks, Milk etc.) within the Fundamental Refrigeration...

Last reply: Melissa Kelly, Mar 3, 2016, 3:48 pm

Perimeter protection

NC-2009 SSp1: Construction Activity Pollution Prevention
posted by Martin Meehan on Feb 11, 2016, 9:33 am

We have a number of LEED projects in infill locations in Ireland.

Since we don't really have a standard code for site Erosion and Sedimentation we have to stick to the U.S. EPA's...

Last reply: Michael DeVuono, Feb 11, 2016, 1:22 pm

Contaminated soil found during excavation.

CS-2009 SSc3: Brownfield Redevelopment
posted by Martin Meehan on Feb 8, 2016, 6:40 am

The project involved the demolition of a existing building that had asbestos present on it. Asbestos were removed prior to demolition and the process was properly documented for LEED.


Last reply: Larry Sims, Feb 8, 2016, 12:28 pm

Manually Watering instead of Temporary Irrigation?

NC-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Francis McNulty on Nov 19, 2015, 7:17 am

Hi All,

For a water efficient landscape, with native plants and no requirements for irrigation except a temporary irrigation system for 12 or 18 months.

Can a person within the...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Nov 27, 2015, 2:24 pm