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Aerobic Digester for a LEED credit?

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Harry Flamm on Jan 31, 2018, 3:32 pm

On a university residential/dining hall project, we will be utilizing an "Eco-Digester", (an aerobic digester from BioHiTech), http://...

Last reply: Han Qiang Ler, May 14, 2019, 1:37 am

ISO 14001 Certified EMS- Innovation Credit?

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Miguel Rivera on May 7, 2019, 3:30 pm

Reposting this question from LEED 2009. Has anyone received guidance on whether this is an acceptable Innovation credit (ISO 14001 Certified EMS) for LEEDv4 projects? 


Passive Survivability and Back-up Power During Disruptions

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Ridhwan Omar on Mar 29, 2019, 10:42 am

Hello LEEDUsers!

We have a resort hotel project in one of the islands in Micronesia.

Due to reliability problems with the electricity system on the island and the lack of reserve...

Quality views in nonregularly occupied spaces

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by keerthana gopi on Feb 27, 2019, 8:41 am

One of our projects is a 30-storey building. The credit requires 15% of non regularly occupied floor area to have access to views. Is there any expected pattern for floor-wise distribution or can...

Integrative Process for Health Promotion

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Peter Doo on Feb 19, 2019, 2:59 pm

Looking for anyone who has done or attempted to do this credit. Seems like an incredible amount of work for 1 point. we are estimating half the amount of effort as the entire LEED project...

Walkable Project Site

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Graciela Quiles Gonzalez on Feb 13, 2019, 2:00 pm

Are facades of existing buildings (not historic) exempt of Requirement number 8 of the Walkable Project Site? 

Requirement 8: "No more than 30% of the primary facade at ground level is...

IPpc100 Passive Survivability and Functionality during Emergencies

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Noriko Yasuhara on Jan 29, 2019, 2:44 am


We are submitting this pilot credit via Option 2: Provide Backup Power for critical loads. The project building is office usage, but there is no instruction for office building...

Innovation Documentation Review

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Tracy Jordre on Dec 27, 2018, 12:34 pm

I have some confusion surrounding review of the Innovation credits.  While this is technically a "design credit", I understand that it can be submitted in any phase.  Our team would like to...

Last reply: Dustin Norton, Jan 2, 2019, 9:25 am

EAcp66 Community Contaminant Prevention- Airborne Releases

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Helene Lefkowitz on Dec 21, 2016, 6:42 pm

Our project team found the Community Contaminant Prevention- Airborne Releases to be a great pilot credit to continue working toward a more pure indoor air quality. We recommend this pilot credit...

Last reply: Lynn Gordon, Dec 5, 2018, 2:13 pm

Pilot Program 55, Bird Collision Deterrence

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Lauren Luckowski on Oct 16, 2018, 7:33 pm


I am currently working on a new Headquarters / Visitor Center for the Fish & Wildlife Services located in Tishomingo, Oklahoma. The project team is working to obtain the Pilot...

Last reply: Lauren Luckowski, Oct 31, 2018, 11:57 am