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Walk-in coolers and freezers

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Vernon Smith on Nov 1, 2016, 1:13 pm

I am modeling a 35,000 sf cafeteria that has seven walk-in coolers/freezers with total floor area of about 1700 sf. They are in the basement and first floor of the building. In Energy Plus, the...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Feb 13, 2024, 10:20 am

Low Emissions? for Structural Wood

CI-v4.1 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Summer Gorder on Oct 11, 2023, 2:05 pm

We are talking with a Wood manufacturer for CLT and Glulam and we have gone through the painful process of...

Last reply: Lauren Breckenridge, Feb 12, 2024, 4:29 pm

Certifiying a Historic Building & New Construction

LEED Rating System Selection
posted by Dominique Dowd on Feb 8, 2024, 5:22 pm

I'm working a v4 BD+C Multifamily project....

Can a non-revenue listed meter (or PTs and CTs integrated with the BAS) be utilized for credit compliance?

Healthcare-v4.1 EAc3: Advanced Energy Metering
posted by Keith Robertson on Feb 1, 2024, 1:34 pm

For low-level metering of loads, greater than 10% can a non-revenue listed meter (or PTs and CTs integrated with the BAS) be utilized to collect data in accordance with obtaining the advance...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Feb 6, 2024, 5:05 pm

Purchasing- Lamps: EXIT signs

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Edgar Arevalo on Feb 5, 2024, 3:14 pm

I'm having trouble finding lumens for EXIT signs that are to be included in the Lamp Purchasing calculator.  Pretty much EXIT sign cutsheets do not show lumens because these are EXIT signs and...

Last reply: Edgar Arevalo, Feb 6, 2024, 10:12 am

University/Campus Setting

Pilot-Credits SSpc129: Comprehensive Composting
posted by Atlas Turner on Mar 30, 2023, 3:38 pm

Hi All,

Our project is on a University Campus. The campus has already implemented onsite comprehensive composting and has an active contract with the compost hauler. The campus is not...

Last reply: Kristen Fritsch, Feb 5, 2024, 5:32 pm

beyond the 25 feet boundary and neighboring business

CI-v4 EQp2: Environmental tobacco smoke control
posted by Edgar Arevalo on Dec 6, 2023, 4:10 pm

There is a library project I'm working on which has a policy of no smoking within 100 feet from the entrance.  The thing is it is next to neighboring business that are are within the 100 feet and...

Last reply: Edgar Arevalo, Feb 5, 2024, 11:44 am

Credits Applicable for Product-Services?

EBOM-v4.1 MRc1: Purchasing
posted by Marieke Head on Feb 5, 2024, 8:45 am

My client owns a product-service company that makes (charged) rechargeable batteries available to their clients on a subscription model, whereby my client maintains ownership of the batteries....

Is string lighting exempt from the Light Trespass/Uplight requirements.

NC-v4 SSc6: Light Pollution Reduction
posted by Summer Gorder on Feb 2, 2024, 7:04 pm

Hi, we have a project where they are using string lighting to light a pathway. Is string lighting exempt from the Light Trespass/Uplight requirements due to the low wattage based on ASHRAE or...

Last reply: Glenn Heinmiller, Feb 3, 2024, 4:37 pm

How can an expansion project with zero indoor water use scope comply with WEp2 requirement to reduce potable water use > 20%?

Warehouses-NC-v4 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Blake Jackson on Dec 1, 2023, 2:44 pm

I'm working on a 455,000gsf expansion of an existing warehouse/stroage facility. The existing facility won't be renovated, spare for the demolition of an existing exterior wall to provide...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Feb 3, 2024, 1:22 pm