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Drawing Review

NC-v4 EAp1: Fundamental commissioning and verification
posted by Steve Connelly on Mar 1, 2018, 9:18 am

Is a drawing review of the building envelope required by EAp1 Fundamental...

Last reply: Scott Bowman, May 25, 2019, 12:12 am

EV Charger Energy

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Cory Duggin on Nov 19, 2021, 3:10 pm

Does the energy use for EV chargers have to be included in the energy model if you are going after the Electric Vehicles credit?  I thought I had read somewhere that EV charger energy was...

Last reply: Jamy Bacchus, Dec 1, 2021, 10:49 pm

USGBC Overhauls Demand Response Pilot- in Response to Critics

Pilot-Credits EApc8: Demand response
posted by Tristan Roberts on Jun 28, 2011, 5:33 am

My colleague Nadav Malin has been investigating this credit and just wrote up the following about it, which he emailed to me:
On June 17, 2011, USGBC released a completely revamped...

Last reply: Daniel Whittet, Mar 22, 2013, 11:10 am

Biophilic Design: Quantifiable Metrics

Pilot-Credits EQpc123: Designing with Nature, Biophilic Design for the Indoor Environment
posted by LEED Team DC on Jan 30, 2019, 10:57 am

Hi, I'm wondering if there are shareable examples of a project team documenting quantifiable biophilic metrics.

I'm inclined to think these metrics could be gained either noting dimensions...

Last reply: Adriana Hansen, Oct 28, 2021, 3:37 pm

leed pilot credits- we need your help!

Pilot-Credits PC9: Street Network
posted by brendan owens on Sep 9, 2010, 11:27 am

Hi LEEDusers -

The idea behind pilot credits is to get feedback from project team members on the concepts we're testing so that USGBC can learn from your experience and make these credits...

Last reply: Nicholas Swinehart, May 6, 2013, 10:44 am

Pc5- PrelIminary Project Planning

Pilot-Credits PC5: Preliminary Integrative Project Planning & Design
posted by John Drigot on Oct 19, 2010, 4:35 pm

The LEED Pilot Credit Library Webinar I participated in today was long overdue and much appreciated. I applied for the Pilot Credit program back on 11/18/2009 and it took until 8/6/2010 before...

Last reply: Teresa Cheung, Jan 11, 2011, 12:31 pm

LEED v4 rating systems being translated to Spanish

General forums
posted by Tristan Roberts on Oct 20, 2014, 12:29 pm

USGBC is translating the LEED v4 rating systems to Chinese, Portuguese, and Spanish, and they passed us an advance copy to get your feedback!
Here are the drafts for the Spanish translation...

Last reply: Marge Barradas Machin, Oct 29, 2014, 6:58 am

"Everything within the waterproofing membrane"

NC-v4.1 EQc2: Low-emitting materials
posted by James Keohane on Jun 24, 2020, 12:14 pm

The credit language states that materials which must meet the requirements are "everything within the waterproofing membrane."

The waterproofing membrane itself ( e.g....

Last reply: Keith Robertson, Apr 21, 2022, 10:49 am

Single Ply Roof Membrane Adhesives

NC-2009 IEQc4.1: Low-emitting materials - adhesives and sealants
posted by Dwayne Wacenske on Jun 2, 2010, 2:33 pm

of you have seen this, but for those that are just referencing this forum thread related to roofing sealants, please see below information from the updated GBD&C 2009 addendum. All comments are dated...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Mar 29, 2011, 12:29 am

WFR question

CI-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by cecilia uri on Jan 26, 2012, 6:05 pm

I am working on a project wehre the offices are bout 140 sq ft, the window is 5'x5' and the VLT is .70... I am not achieving the credit 8.1 with the prescriptive method...Do I use the full 100%...

Last reply: Jill Dalglish, PE, Feb 23, 2012, 3:15 pm