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Documentation for No Cooling Tower

Pilot-Credits WEpc94: No Cooling Tower
posted by Marelle Davey on Feb 2, 2022, 6:37 pm

In addition to the Credit Specific documentation, you will need to provide proof that you participated in the LEEDuser forum, and completed the USGBC feedback survey. Log in or register to post comments...

Last reply: Konstantina Kalliakoudi, Mar 14, 2023, 4:20 am

Integrative Process Facilitator

LEED v4.1 Discussion Forum
posted by Edward Reifenstein on Mar 9, 2023, 6:39 pm

Nadav Malin President BuildingGreen, Inc. LEEDuser Moderator 834 thumbs up March 9, 2023- 8:02 pm Hi Edward, USGBC isn't specific about this but, in my experience, the facilitator can be either a member of the design team or someone engaged specifically to facilitate this process. You might also want to repost this question to the LEEDuser forum for that specific credit and see what the people there have to say. Good luck! Log in or register to post comments Dave Hubka Practice Leader- Sustainability EUA LEEDuser Expert 396 thumbs up March 11, 2023- 10:53 pm It is my opinion that an experienced LEED...

Last reply: Dave Hubka, Mar 11, 2023, 10:53 pm

Fully Unconditioned Cold Dark Shell Envelope Requirements

CS-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by elvin ruya on Mar 10, 2023, 4:46 pm


I was wondering if anyone has dealt with a LEED cold dark shell project in California before. For LEED mininum energy credit; can a building be completely unconditioned and walls and...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Mar 10, 2023, 7:30 pm

Recertifying a leased building

LEED Rating System Selection
posted by Bill Potter on Mar 7, 2023, 11:25 am

Our company leases an office building where we are the sole tenants of the buidling. The project was originally certified as ID+C: Commercial Interiors, i belive by the Architecture firm when the...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Mar 8, 2023, 7:54 pm

INpc138 Safety First Pilot Credit Transition

Pilot-Credits INpc138: Managing Indoor Air Quality for Infection Control
posted by Barry Abramson on Mar 8, 2023, 6:01 am

We have pursued this pilot credit several times for client buildings. It was extremely relevant during the height of the pandemic but has ongoing importance. Very pleased that USGBC has...

Existing MultiFamily High Rise-Exclude Occupied Commerical Space

Healthcare-v2009 MPR3: Must use a reasonable site boundary
posted by Laura Steinbrink on Aug 11, 2016, 8:29 am

We have an existing 13 Story Downtown Multifamily LEED NC v2009 registered project consisting of 210,000 sf and 200 units which will be gutted. The ground floor has approximately 5 commercial/...

Last reply: Lusjena Cakeri, Mar 7, 2023, 11:30 am

V4- SSc5- Heat Island Reduction- occupiable roofs

CS-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Thomas Gibbons on Sep 14, 2018, 10:26 am

Hi folks,

SSc5 - Heat Island Reduction

Core & Shell V4

Working on an office project with occupiable roofs on floors 3 – 8.  Each outdoor patio consists of green...

Last reply: Jan Chlubna, Mar 3, 2023, 12:09 pm

Listing the TVOC Ranges

NC-v4.1 EQc2: Low-emitting materials
posted by Summer Gorder on Mar 2, 2023, 1:15 pm

For the CDPH Standard Method v1.2-2017 evaluation In V4 you had to specify the TVOC ranges: 0.5 mg/m3 or less, between 0.5 and 5 mg/m3, or 5 mg/m3 or more. In V4.1 it says, "The statement of...

Last reply: Renee Shirey, Mar 2, 2023, 2:12 pm

Material Ingredient Optimization & where to find plans & assessments

CI-v4.1 MRc5: Material Ingredients
posted by Carina Clark on Jun 7, 2019, 3:55 pm

In looking at the new 4.1, where can I look to determine if a products meets either the Action plan, the Advanced screening & assessment, or the Full assessment?

Additionally, if the...

Last reply: Andrea Vickers, Mar 2, 2023, 12:04 pm

Minimum OA and makeup air

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Nicolas Martinez Ochoa on Feb 22, 2023, 5:02 pm


We are working on a residential project with a central laundry room with a 2200 cfm exhaust rate (each dryer has a dedicated exhaust fan). Per ASHRAE 62.1-2010, this space requires...

Last reply: Moses Chong, Mar 2, 2023, 10:23 am