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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

Services inside a mall would do?

NC-2009 SSc2: Development Density & Community Connectivity
posted by Marcio Alberto Casado Pereira on Feb 12, 2015, 1:07 pm

We have a project built right next to a shopping center. The shoppping center has more than the 10 basic services inside. WoIuld those 10 sevices qualify? Or is the fact that they are all inside...

Last reply: Michelle Robinson Schwarting, Mar 2, 2015, 10:03 am

government areas

NC-2009 SSc2: Development Density & Community Connectivity
posted by patricia vasconcellos on Feb 26, 2015, 12:24 pm

I have a project that is in a government area. A region of the city that has been set aside to house all the public departments. This area has different urban characteristics and for this reason...

Last reply: Ellen Mitchell, Feb 27, 2015, 12:35 pm

Option 1: Zoning and controls

CI-2009 EAc1.3: Optimize energy performance - HVAC
posted by Diego Pietzsch on Jan 23, 2015, 2:31 pm

I've been working in a LEED CI: Retail for a small store in a mall.

I'm wondering to persue the option 1: zoning and controls for the project but i'm not sure if the sales floor of the...

Last reply: Diego Pietzsch, Jan 27, 2015, 6:41 am

PBE Edifica for EAp2 compliance

CS-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Mauricio Torres on Jan 13, 2015, 10:00 am


we are developing a strategy to reach a C&S 2009 certification for a commercial building in Brazil. I've read the following from the USGB website:


"Option 4...

Last reply: Mauricio Torres, Jan 13, 2015, 10:25 am

Deadline for Appeal

LEED Reviews: Appeals, Design/Construction Submittals, and more
posted by Marcio Alberto Casado Pereira on Jan 13, 2015, 7:46 am

Hi Folks,

We received the final decisiona on a very complicated industrial building we are pursuing certification for and EAp2 and IEQp1 were denied. We are appealing, but process has been...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Jan 13, 2015, 9:57 am


EBOM-2009 IEQc3.3: Green Cleaning—Purchase of Sustainable Cleaning Products and Materials
posted by Maria Rozatti on Dec 3, 2014, 7:48 am

We have available in the market toilet paper with...

Last reply: Trista Little, Jan 5, 2015, 4:18 pm

EBOM Project Occupancy Doubt

EBOM-2009 IEQp1: Minimum IAQ Performance
posted by Marina Andrade on Dec 8, 2014, 5:51 am

Hi everyone,

I’m working on a project and I have a doubt about occupancy in the...

Last reply: David Hubka, Dec 8, 2014, 9:56 am

Zone Calculation Ds% for VAV System

NC-2009 IEQp1: Minimum IAQ Performance
posted by Marina Andrade on Oct 30, 2014, 8:35 am

I received this question in IEQp1:

"The ventilation calculations indicate that the value of the flow rate of air projected under the condition tested (DS) was modeled as 100% level for...

Last reply: Rudolph Carneiro, Nov 17, 2014, 10:08 am