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Is "electric water coolers" a drinking water supply equipment

NC-v4 WEc4: Water metering
posted by Jorng-ren Chern on Dec 2, 2020, 9:46 pm

We got this review comment

1. The documentation does not confirm that the non-fixture usage (e.g. electric water coolers and janitors sinks) is measured and can be deducted from the...

"No cooling tower" option removed

NC-v4.1 WEc3: Cooling Tower and Process Water Use
posted by Paula Melton on Dec 2, 2020, 9:39 am

It appears that Option 2, "No Cooling Tower," has been removed from this credit with addendum #10002465.

Last reply: Stephanie Graham, Dec 2, 2020, 8:01 pm

Number of eligible Innovation credits from Pilot Credits

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Jason Garvens on Jan 15, 2018, 12:00 pm

Can anyone confirm the number of points that can be earned solely through achieving Pilot credits? 

The way I read the requirements in the Innovation section it would appear to be up to...

Last reply: Deborah Lucking, Dec 2, 2020, 7:32 pm

Project in a resort attached to casino that allows smoking

NC-v4 EQp2: Environmental tobacco smoke control
posted by Anna Kaelin on Jan 10, 2020, 12:47 pm

I have a client planning a complete fit-out of one of their retail spaces. The project is located in a resort in Las Vegas, which is attached to a Casino that allows smoking. Smoking is...

Last reply: riiupw epics, Dec 2, 2020, 6:21 pm

Structural Steel Backup Letters

NC-v4 MRc3: Building product disclosure and optimization - sourcing of raw materials
posted by Michelle Rosenberger on Aug 19, 2019, 12:57 pm

documentation that clarifies why the mill-specific percentages they are reporting can be considered "product-specific" in an attempt to salvage the credit. I will plan to update this forum about...

Last reply: Ralph Bicknese, Dec 2, 2020, 4:33 pm

Regular building occupants in a Healthcare Projet?

Healthcare-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Priscillia Champagne on Dec 2, 2020, 4:07 pm

We are building a healthcare project. We want to calculate the number of showers required in the project, so we have to consiter the regular building occupants. But do we have to consider the...


NC-v4 EAc2: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Sarah Leenknegt on Apr 15, 2019, 9:55 am


I have not yet found a clear description of the way of modelling a semiheated zone, so I will attempt to summarize. Please correct/append where needed.

- Exterior surfaces for...

Last reply: Charlie Christenson, Dec 2, 2020, 3:46 pm

Fan Powered Terminal Unit MERV-13 Filtration

NC-v4 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by Leslie Paras on Dec 2, 2020, 2:24 pm

Is the recirculated air delivered by a Fan Powered Terminal Unit required to be filtered by a...

Any success with this credit yet?

Pilot-Credits INpc113: Informing Design Using Triple Bottom Line Analysis
posted by Sophie Kerr on Oct 29, 2018, 4:11 pm

forum- There are only a few of us who have commented on this in the LEED User forum so my guess is not many have used this pilot credit it or it's been approved for others without participating in the forum. Log in or register to post comments Elaine Goetz Ohio University LEEDuser Basic Member July 15, 2019- 3:06 pm We also completed this credit using Autocase, but have not yet submitted it.  Participating in the LEED user pilot credit forum (this posting) is one of our last steps before submitting.  I'm glad to see that someone has been awarded this credit with no issues.  Conducting a TBL BCA...

Last reply: Kelli Kimura, Dec 2, 2020, 1:59 pm

Core & Shell proposed model

CS-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Ying Lindsey on Nov 16, 2020, 5:24 pm

Dear all,
I have a question regarding the core and shell proposed model.  Here I use the  HVAC main system designation to mean the main air loop, excluding terminal units.  I summarized...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Dec 2, 2020, 12:34 pm