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NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by on Aug 29, 2022, 2:43 pm

Hello Everyone,

We are working on couple of LEED New Construciton projects with all elctric commercial buildings that will be designed with VRFs heating, cooling and ventilation...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Aug 30, 2022, 12:55 pm

Protected or preserved trees in calculator

Pilot-Credits SSpc158: Onsite Carbon Sequestration Through Plantings
posted by Courtney France on Aug 25, 2022, 11:09 am

For 'Protected', or preserved, trees on an existing site, are teams required to include them in BOTH the baseline and design case i-Tree calculations?  Exclude from both cases to avoid extra data...

building on campus with no smoking policy

CI-v4 EQp2: Environmental tobacco smoke control
posted by Megan Dougherty on Aug 24, 2022, 8:19 pm

We are renovating a building on a campus. The campus has a no smoking policy with signage stating the policy at all entrances to the campus. Will LEED accept this campus wide policy, and campus...

Commercial Interior Project Information- Site Plan

CI-v4 MPR3: Must comply with project size requirements
posted by Edgar Arevalo on Aug 23, 2022, 12:16 pm

I'm working on a commercial interior project for LEED v4 rating system.  Under the Project Information form, it asks for site plan.  What would I provide for a project located on the 5th Floor,...

PC 75 Clean Construction

Pilot-Credits SSpc75: Clean construction
posted by Patricia Lloyd on Jan 21, 2016, 1:47 pm

Has anyone achieved this pilot credit yet? And if so were you able to get all of the requirements? I was hoping to see a % of how many projects that attempted this credit achieved it. Would...

Last reply: Cynthia Kaplan, Aug 22, 2022, 2:05 pm

BDC v4.1- Option 2- Path 2- Affordable housing at winery

NC-v4.1 LTc3: High Priority Site and Equitable Development
posted by Kevin Gilleran on Aug 17, 2022, 3:37 pm


I am working on a new BDC v4.1 winery project that would like to pursue Option 2 – Path 2. Affordable Housing in Residential or Mixed-Use Projects. If the project provides housing that...

Last reply: Emily Purcell, Aug 19, 2022, 8:58 am

SSpc158 Feedback Survey errors

Pilot-Credits SSpc158: Onsite Carbon Sequestration Through Plantings
posted by Courtney France on Aug 16, 2022, 1:42 pm

FYI, or updates from others welcome if fixed online, Feedback Survey hosted through WUFOO for SSpc158 was errored.  Required responses for SSpc154 thru 158, even though project was not applicable...

Last reply: Lauren Leatherbarrow, Aug 18, 2022, 8:21 pm

ACP for No Cooling Tower

Pilot-Credits WEpc94: No Cooling Tower
posted by Natalie Terrill on Dec 31, 2021, 1:00 pm

This is a straight forward, easy to document credit for projects that can demonstrate compliance. We've pursued this on a few projects now and I' happy to see there is a way for projects to earn...

Last reply: Ca2 Consultoria, Aug 18, 2022, 1:50 pm

Advanced Gas Meter and Submeter

NC-v4 EAc3: Advanced Energy Metering
posted by Edgar Arevalo on Aug 16, 2022, 10:05 am

It's been pretty easy to find advanced electrical submeters that meet all the characteristics from LEED, but it's been such as challenge to find one for natura gas intake.

Has anyone found...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Aug 16, 2022, 12:32 pm

v4.1 Schools Option 1 Path 2 Connected Site as an Alternative Compliance path in v4 BD&C New Construction

NC-v4.1 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Jerimiah Luckett on Aug 15, 2022, 4:16 pm

Project is a City Transportation (Bus) Maintenance Facility, location is on the backside of an industrial area abutting a shipping/industrial railyard to the south and warehouses, industrial...