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Pilot Credit 82: Local Food Production as Innovation Credit

EBOM-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Nicole Isk on May 28, 2019, 4:27 am

Trista Little Project Director WSP USA LEEDuser Expert 396 thumbs up July 15, 2019- 6:50 pm Hi Kay, there's a new Pilot Credit section of LEEDuser that you can navigate to using the credit selector. PC82 is here:  https://leeduser.buildinggreen.com/credit/Pilot-Credits/SSpc82#tab-bev. There's overview information, the specific credit requirements by rating system, and a discussion forum. If you have questions after reviewing that info, you may want to contact LEED Coach to run your strategy by them for input.  For your second question, here's the list of WELL features that can be used...

Last reply: Trista Brown, Jul 15, 2019, 6:50 pm

Regional material purchase

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Nikita Jayswal on Jul 5, 2019, 9:40 am


We have a Project in Germany where the contractor wants to know if the material which if purchased from a local distributor would count towards the credit or would we have to go...

Last reply: Richard Metts, Jul 10, 2019, 10:07 am

Calculation methodology

Data-Centers-NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Marion THIBAULT on Jul 2, 2019, 8:51 am

We are currently carrying out a DATA CENTER in France for which we aim for a LEED certification. We have some problems interpreting the EAp1 requirement and perhaps you can help us answer our...

Size of shower and changing facilities

Data-Centers-NC-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Marion THIBAULT on Jun 27, 2019, 8:42 am


Do we have minimum requirements for the size and configuration of changing facility shower ?


Heat rejection

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Hagen Bork on Jun 3, 2019, 7:41 am

Can you define what "heat rejection" is? I'm not exactly sure which energy counts towards "heat rejection".

Is it the amount of energy that the cooling unit needs to eject the heat...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Jun 3, 2019, 4:48 pm

Limits for VOC content outside US, additional questions

CS-2009 IEQc4.1: Low-emitting materials - adhesives and sealants
posted by Ernst Schriefl on Apr 17, 2019, 12:14 pm

All the limits on...

Submitting a credit during the review process which was not submitted at first application

LEED Reviews: Appeals, Design/Construction Submittals, and more
posted by Ernst Schriefl on Apr 17, 2019, 6:58 am

I have a general question regarding the review process:

Say, you have already submitted a certain amount of credits for review and received a preliminary review.

While some credits...

Last reply: Michael Smithing, Apr 17, 2019, 11:16 am

validity of LEED certificate (LEED-CS v2009); necessary period of USGBC membership

Performance Period
posted by Ernst Schriefl on Oct 1, 2018, 6:42 am

We are in the process of certifying several buildings under a campus approach (LEED Master Site D+C), where each building / project is certified unter the LEED-CS v2009 rating system.


Last reply: Trista Brown, Apr 11, 2019, 9:16 pm

Bicycle racks distance

CS-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Guillaume Rose on May 28, 2018, 5:41 am


In my Project, there are 2 bicycle areas : 

- 1 at the same level as the entrance but the distance is more than 30 meters

- 1 in the basement, but a lift dedicated to...

Last reply: Emily Purcell, Mar 27, 2019, 9:57 am

Double skin facade

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Sarah Leenknegt on Mar 12, 2019, 3:48 am


How do I model a naturally ventilated double skin facade in proposed and baseline building?

- proposed building: as designed, with a thermal zone for the intermediate area. The...

Last reply: Sarah Leenknegt, Mar 26, 2019, 3:21 am