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Design of flexibility- Can an open ceiling be counted as an accessible ceiling?

CI-v4 MRc2: Interiors life-cycle impact reduction
posted by Michael on Apr 4, 2022, 2:54 am

Hi LEED experts, my interior Office wants to have an open ceiling, where people can see and access the piping, ductwork system, and HVAC machines hanging below the ceiling...

Last reply: Sarah Buffaloe, Apr 15, 2022, 12:18 pm

Is secondhand furniture automatically qualified?

CI-v4.1 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Michael on Apr 6, 2022, 11:05 pm

Hi LEED experts, My interior office project is planning to buy secondhand furniture. Can we consider secondhand furniture reused/salvaged furniture, and therefore automatically meet the...

Last reply: Michael, Apr 12, 2022, 1:22 am

Should I register for Campus?

LEED Guidance for Campuses and Multiple Buildings
posted by Yun Kim Cheong on Apr 2, 2022, 7:23 am

Posting here again hoping for more guidance.

Here's my situation.

We have Building A, B and C. Building A is going for LEED Silver, while Building C is going for LEED Certified....

Last reply: Erin Holdenried, Apr 4, 2022, 12:10 pm

Pursue PPA, but install on the roof the project

NC-v4.1 EAc5: Renewable energy
posted by Michael on Mar 26, 2022, 9:50 am

Hi LEED experts, My project is planning to use PPA for solar energy. A solar supplier will come to install their own solar panels on the roof of the project and this energy will be used on-site....

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Apr 2, 2022, 1:46 pm

Renovation Project with Zero Lot Line

CS-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Somsak Jidmon on Feb 28, 2022, 9:54 am

I got a renovation project of the 7 stories existing building to the office which aims to be LEED-CS but the project contains zero lot line.  Is it possible to pass this prerequisite?  

Last reply: Somsak Jidmon, Mar 30, 2022, 10:16 am

Unbundling Documentation

NC-v4.1 LTc7: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Rodolfo Loro, Jr. on Mar 27, 2020, 2:35 am

Hello. I would like to ask what kind of documentation usually reflects a project's implementation of daily parking fee? is this similar to a Lease Agreement? Or House rules? What if the...

Last reply: MAUDE PINTAL, Mar 25, 2022, 9:53 am

Pumping requirements- District cooling system

ND-Plan-v4 GIBc12: District heating and cooling
posted by Vincent Dupuy on Sep 27, 2018, 10:07 am


The credit requires that : "annual district pumping energy consumption that exceeds 2.5% of the annual thermal energy output of the heating and cooling plant must be offset by...

Last reply: Eliot Allen, Mar 23, 2022, 1:34 pm

View to indoor garden

CI-v4.1 EQc8: Quality Views
posted by Michael on Mar 22, 2022, 12:20 am

Hi LEED experts, about "Views into interior atria may be used to meet up to 30% of the required area". Does that mean a room with no view to the exterior but has a view to the indoor garden, can...

Last reply: Emily Purcell, Mar 22, 2022, 9:15 am

Baseline Case Outdoor Air Modeling

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Mankisha Veng Veng on Mar 17, 2022, 2:58 am

Dear Concern:-

Our Design project does not have DCV (Demand Control Ventilation ) so can we model the fresh air identically Baseline and prposed case as per ASHRAE 90.1.2010 ...

Last reply: Cory Duggin, Mar 21, 2022, 12:17 pm

How is the requirement for a warehouse different from a new construction?

Warehouses-NC-v4.1 LTc8: Electric Vehicles
posted by ed HvacSimulator on Mar 15, 2022, 5:45 am

Can someone explain to me what is the difference between the warehouse and the new building? While I read the instructions, the requirement for the inventory is different from the "LEED...