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Automatic Daylight dependent Lighting controls and motion detectors

NC-v4 EQc6: Interior lighting
posted by Benjamin Weise on Feb 11, 2020, 6:52 am


one of our projects is set to deploy automatic lighting controls depending on the actual daylight reaching a certain space. The interior lighting will be steplessly dimmed according...

Last reply: Joyce Kelly, Feb 14, 2020, 11:51 am

Minimum flow setting and the design cooling flowrate

CI-v4 EQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by kin bong poon on Feb 14, 2020, 1:38 am

""It appears that the Ventilation Rate Procedure (VRP) calculations may not have been performed for the worst-case conditions, as it is not clear if the cooling condition calculations analyze the...

Projects with no associated off-street parking

CS-v4 LTc7: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Esteban Martinez on May 31, 2017, 4:48 pm

The team has the following doubt: at the LEED guide says that the project allowable parking must be less or equal to minimum code, but then says that if the project is not associated to off-...

Last reply: Summer Minchew, Feb 14, 2020, 8:46 am

Renewable energy production DES Path 1

NC-v4 EAc5: Renewable energy production
posted by Lisa Loreti on Jan 29, 2020, 3:37 am

We are modeling a building connected to a...

Last reply: Tyler Thumma, Feb 14, 2020, 8:46 am

Campus Thermal Energy System- Multiple Buildings

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Senna Sabir on Dec 25, 2019, 4:00 am


We are working on a campus project that contains multiple NC and F&B CS buildings. We'll be registering the master site and the individual buildings under the campus approach. A...

Last reply: Tyler Thumma, Feb 14, 2020, 8:25 am

Obtaining a Cx Plan and Project Drawings

EBOM-v4.1 EAc3: Grid Harmonization
posted by Kyle Renz on Feb 6, 2020, 11:46 am

I'm an undergraduate student at Florida Tech working with a group of professors to help commission the new net-zero energy alumni center on campus. My professors were curious if it's possible to...

Last reply: David Hubka, Feb 14, 2020, 7:47 am

LCA for a renovated building?

NC-v4 MRc1: Building life-cycle impact reduction
posted by Agata Mozer on Feb 14, 2020, 6:02 am

Can Option 4 LCA be selected for a project of an existing building which is being renovated and with substantial demolition works? Is it still allowed to use Option 4 if a bit more than 25% of...

Squat WC using manual flushing

Warehouses-NC-v4 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Iqbal K. on Feb 13, 2020, 4:19 am

Dear All,

We have 2 nos of squat toilet within the development for the security and driver room. However, the flushing system will be manual using bucket. 

How to justify the WC...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Feb 14, 2020, 12:21 am

Car and motorcycle parkings

CS-v4 LTc7: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Emmanuel Pauwels on Dec 11, 2017, 5:23 am

For this credit, are motorcycle parkings spaces also included or only car parking?

Last reply: Summer Minchew, Feb 13, 2020, 2:59 pm

Trucks parking

CS-v4 LTc7: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Mauricio Ramirez on Feb 10, 2020, 5:08 pm

Hi there!

We are working in a warehouse project Core&Shell v4 and the project has two spaces for parking: one is for the employees and visitors and the other is for trucks with 24 hour...

Last reply: Summer Minchew, Feb 13, 2020, 2:42 pm