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Calculating total cost of materials

CI-v4.1 MRc4: Sourcing of Raw Materials
posted by Cindy Quinn on Jun 29, 2023, 1:55 pm

To calculate the total cost of materials, can an ID+C project use the default of 45% of total cost of construction?  The v4.1 calculator has a separate 'Instructions' tab for BD+C projects (which...

Last reply: Cindy Quinn, Jun 30, 2023, 1:28 pm

LEED ND Innovation/Pilot Credit Library

ND-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Matthew VanSweden on Jun 29, 2023, 6:23 pm

It seems there are VERY few Innovation and/or Pilot LEED v4 ND options available. Is this a technical limitation of the online reference guide website or are there really something like eight...

Last reply: Eliot Allen, Jun 30, 2023, 1:22 pm

"with a specialty appropriate for the project."

ND-v4 INc2: LEED Accredited Professional
posted by Matthew VanSweden on Jun 29, 2023, 6:18 pm

Considering how few LEED AP ND professionals there are, and how few LEED-ND certified projects, would a LEED AP BD+C qualify for a specialty "appropriate for the [ND] project?" Asking for a...

Last reply: Matthew VanSweden, Jun 30, 2023, 1:16 pm

Is pc98 required to earn pc99?

Pilot-Credits IPpc99: Design for Enhanced Resilience
posted by Elizabeth Powers on Feb 12, 2020, 7:01 pm

Can someone clarify if a project needs to have performed the hazard assessment in pilot credit 98 and during pre-design, in order to be eligible for this pilot credit, or does this pilot credit...

Last reply: Allison Smith, Jun 28, 2023, 7:01 pm

Ride Share vs Car Share // Alternative Compliance and/or Equivalency

ND-v4 NPDc8: Transportation demand management
posted by Matthew VanSweden on Jun 28, 2023, 4:40 pm

In 2023, the availability of ride-share platforms (i.e., Uber and Lyft) has made some early market car-sharing platforms obsolete (i.e., ZipCar and others). Yet, I see in the LEED-ND v4 credit...

Last reply: Eliot Allen, Jun 28, 2023, 6:05 pm

Construction IAQ Management Plan during demolition phase?

NC-v4 EQc3: Construction indoor air quality management plan
posted by Elizabeth Kertesz on Sep 1, 2018, 11:06 am

For a major renovation project, should we implement the...

Last reply: Afogreen Build, Jun 27, 2023, 12:12 pm

TOD No Minimum for Parking

NC-v4 LTc7: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Graham Linn on Jun 23, 2023, 8:00 pm

to reduce its parking below that minimum. It does sound a bit stretch-y but it's very much in line with the intent of the credit. There are a lot of posts in this forum asking what to do if the ITE...

Last reply: Graham Linn, Jun 26, 2023, 12:18 pm

Insulation in Interior walls for Vault Spaces in Data Center

NC-v4 EAc2: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Rajat Wadhwa on Jun 22, 2023, 4:47 pm

Hi Everyone, 

We are modeling A Data center and the internal walls forvault spaces have insulation in them because of high temperature in the data center vault spaces, Now I am...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Jun 22, 2023, 4:52 pm

Regional Priority credit for an L&T credit

CI-v4 LTc1: LEED for Neighborhood Development location
posted by Cindy Quinn on Jun 20, 2023, 5:54 pm

Our project is located in an ND Gold certified neighborhood.  If we pursue the LEED for ND location credit in leiu of other L&T credits, how can we receive a Regional Priority point for...

Last reply: Dave Hubka, Jun 21, 2023, 9:35 pm

Screening Date vs. Publish Date vs. Expiration Date for HPD

NC-v4.1 MRc4: Material Ingredients
posted by James Keohane on Jul 1, 2022, 2:37 pm

I recently received a rejection comment for an HPD:   Reason given - Publication Date (01/25/22) is after the projects construction period ended( 12/01/21).  This particular product has a...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Jun 14, 2023, 11:22 am