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CS-v4 EAp3: Building-level energy metering
posted by Ricardo Sá on Aug 31, 2021, 6:14 am

Dear All,

According to reference guide, compliance with this credit requires the installation of “energy meters … that can be aggregated to provide ...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Sep 1, 2021, 10:21 pm

Percentage of core&shell floor area in building's gross floor area

CS-v4 EAc7: Green power and carbon offsets
posted by Ricardo Sá on Aug 31, 2021, 7:54 am

Dear All,

we are involved in a project of a new office building pursuing LEED Certification (Core&Shell). In what relates with EAc7 Green Power and carbon Offsets , we...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Sep 1, 2021, 10:15 pm

Building reuse plus addition

NC-v4.1 MRc1: Building life-cycle impact reduction
posted by Erica Downs on Sep 1, 2021, 5:34 pm

Can someone please clarify if the entire project (including additions) is used as the "denominator" for this credit?  Or only the existing building that is being resused?  I am finding the credit...

Lawn Equipment Inventory

EBOM-v4.1 SSc4: Site management
posted by Green Projects on Sep 1, 2021, 3:19 pm

Does this credit require to submit an inventory of all equiptment used? It doesn't say explicitly, but I interpret the form upload, "demonstrating that the environmentally sensitive site...

Interiors Project, Whole Building, ID&C or BD&C

LEED Rating System Selection
posted by Tim Zelazny on Sep 1, 2021, 12:14 pm

Hello -

We have a tenant project where the CD set will be the interior fit-out along with new mechanical systems (ex. RTUs) that will serve the tenant space.

The tenant is leasing...

November Surprise?

NC-v4.1 MRc5: Construction and demolition waste management
posted by Jonathan Weiss on Nov 24, 2020, 3:41 pm

I am hoping I read this wrong, but the current version of the credit on USGBC.org and the Addendum posting (as of early November) seems to have changed this credit significantly - Option 1 is 1...

Last reply: Chloe Bendistis, Sep 1, 2021, 12:53 pm

Peak Visitors for bike parking

NC-v4.1 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by on Aug 31, 2021, 2:43 pm


Where can I find information on peak visitors for residential units? I cannot find an equation for calculating the number of peak visitors in a residential building using any of the...

Last reply: , Sep 1, 2021, 12:10 pm

Pilot Credit: Procurement of Low Carbon Materials

CS-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Michelle Bombeck on Jul 22, 2021, 4:26 pm

Hi all - Just sharing our experience so far with this pilot credit, as required... We're pursuing this credit on a large speculative CS office project in WA. Although the construction team has...

Last reply: Michelle Bombeck, Aug 31, 2021, 4:01 pm

Is PV acceptable as Cover for Long Term bike parking?

NC-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Ryan Dirks on Aug 31, 2021, 11:12 am

We are working on a project with ample PV on site, and are hoping it could count as cover for long term bike parking.  My only hesitation with this is that there will likely be small gaps between...

Revised Points Thresholds APC

CS-2009 EAc1: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Anna Korinkova on Aug 9, 2017, 4:54 am

We would like to clarify the possible Alternative Compliance Paths (ACP) options for the EAc1 (our project is C&S).

There are the three standard ways to achieve credits under the...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Aug 31, 2021, 10:24 am