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Option 2- Diverse Uses

NC-v4 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Sean Slattery on Nov 17, 2020, 12:15 pm

I'm working on a Zoo project and am hoping to get some clarification on whether the zoo giftshops can count as Community-Serving Retial?

Last reply: emily reese moody, Nov 24, 2020, 3:12 am

Pervious Landscaping as an LID

NC-v4.1 SSc4: Rainwater management
posted by David Nanstad on Nov 23, 2020, 3:38 pm

Does pervious landscaping (grasses and trees) count toward...

Are kitchen sinks exempt from the Water Sense label

Homes-v4 WEc1: Total water use
posted by Phil Vanderloo on Nov 21, 2020, 11:47 am

On one page of the LEED V4 reference guide it says all Lav faucets are to be Water Sense Labeled. On another page it says ALL faucets need to be Water Sense? I seem to recall reading somewhere...

Last reply: David Posada, Nov 23, 2020, 2:02 pm

Reduction Success Rates for Bird Collision Deterrence Methods

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Samuel Palmer-Dwore on Oct 6, 2020, 4:39 pm

I know that bird collision deterrence methods will affect different species in various amount, at different times of year and different locations. But has anyone come across scientific literature...

Last reply: Stephanie Graham, Nov 20, 2020, 2:28 pm

Site Assessment Guidelines

Warehouses-NC-v4 SSc1: Site assessment
posted by Johnnie Ehrlich on Nov 18, 2020, 10:06 am

My company is looking into LEED Certification for a new warehouse we want to construct and while looking over the credits, an easy one I thought we could attain was getting a...

Last reply: Emily Purcell, Nov 20, 2020, 10:03 am

How to validate applicability of Tier 2 & 3 RECs

NC-v4.1 EAc5: Renewable energy
posted by Joyce Kelly on Nov 5, 2020, 12:39 pm

An organization contracts with a local utility to exclusively purchase energy from renewable sources for 20 yrs. This agreement, makes it possible for the utility to commit to more...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Nov 19, 2020, 1:38 pm

BioPreferred products- applicable for disinfectants, metal polish or other products?

EBOM-v4 EQc7: Green cleaning - products and materials
posted by Amy Marpman on Nov 19, 2020, 8:03 am

Would a cleaning product that is...

Soil Testing

NC-v4.1 SSc2: Protect or Restore Habitat
posted by Max Krueger on Apr 24, 2019, 1:26 pm

On page 49 of the LEEDv4.1 guide it states that soil testing is only needed on imported soils. Under Step-by-Step guidance, it states "Soil tests are only required for imported soils". Then on...

Last reply: Trista Little, Nov 12, 2020, 4:51 pm

Dedicated Kitchen Exhaust

NC-v4 EQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by colleen soden on Jan 12, 2018, 4:12 pm

We have a low rise (4 story) multifamily residential project considering LEED v4 BD+C in Boston. The ventilation system is a constant-volume dedicated outdoor air system with heat recovery, which...

Last reply: Megan Kris, Nov 11, 2020, 5:59 am

Outside Temperature Adjustment Factor

EBOM-v4.1 EAc1: Energy Performance
posted by Julie Hendricks on Nov 9, 2020, 11:44 pm

The calculation for determining the outside temperature adjustment factor in the...