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Mandatory Requirements and LEED

CI-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Waleed AlGhamdi on May 29, 2018, 5:20 pm


I'm faced with a new issue I haven't experienced in the past. I'm working on an energy model for a building in a state where the energy code is 90.1 2007, but is applying for LEED v4...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Dec 4, 2020, 2:53 pm

Bollard lighting on a recreational path

NC-v4.1 EAc2: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Randi Meredith on Dec 4, 2020, 1:19 pm

My town is proposing to install lighting along a partially wooded Rails-to-Trails path. Looking for specific recommendations for adequate lighting using bollards or something similar.


Values for Option 01 Calculation

NC-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by N Reifenstein on Dec 2, 2020, 9:02 pm

We are trying to perform the calculation per the online credit form and are not able to access the ks, kd, and kmc values, which are supposed to be in the LEED v 2009 Reference Guide. This is a...

Number of eligible Innovation credits from Pilot Credits

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Jason Garvens on Jan 15, 2018, 12:00 pm

Can anyone confirm the number of points that can be earned solely through achieving Pilot credits? 

The way I read the requirements in the Innovation section it would appear to be up to...

Last reply: Deborah Lucking, Dec 2, 2020, 7:32 pm

Project in a resort attached to casino that allows smoking

NC-v4 EQp2: Environmental tobacco smoke control
posted by Anna Kaelin on Jan 10, 2020, 12:47 pm

I have a client planning a complete fit-out of one of their retail spaces. The project is located in a resort in Las Vegas, which is attached to a Casino that allows smoking. Smoking is...

Last reply: riiupw epics, Dec 2, 2020, 6:21 pm

Core & Shell proposed model

CS-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Ying Lindsey on Nov 16, 2020, 5:24 pm

Dear all,
I have a question regarding the core and shell proposed model.  Here I use the  HVAC main system designation to mean the main air loop, excluding terminal units.  I summarized...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Dec 2, 2020, 12:34 pm

Owner's Project Requirements (OPR) for LEED V4.1

NC-v4.1 IPc1: Integrative process
posted by Rodel Urmatan on Jan 14, 2020, 6:06 pm

Anyone has an...

Last reply: Curtis Dorosh, Dec 2, 2020, 11:28 am

FGI Guidelines

Healthcare-v4.1 SSc7: Places of respite
posted by Aaron Kennedy on Nov 30, 2020, 1:13 pm

Does anyone have a copy of the 2010 FGI Guidelines regarding to wayfinding?

Thank you,


EAc4: Renewable energy production- 100% renewable, local energy product from local power provider

CI-v4 EAc4: Renewable energy production
posted by Kevin Gilleran on Aug 22, 2018, 1:26 pm


My client has access to the following program:

Pre-purchase a 20 year commitment to a 100% renewable, local energy product from the local power provider (EverGreen from Sonoma...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Nov 27, 2020, 12:48 pm

Option 3. Carshare- Occupant Classification

NC-v4.1 LTc7: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Maddie Spinski on Jun 2, 2020, 10:05 am

"Provide at least one vehicle parking space for every 100 occupants, rounded up. If the project has fewer than 100 occupants, provide one carshare vehicle parking space."


Last reply: Priscillia Champagne, Nov 24, 2020, 2:40 pm