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1/4 mile radius cuts through buildings....

NC-v4 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Alara Matsyk on Oct 13, 2017, 5:19 pm

If the edge of my 1/4 mile radius cuts halfway through a building, should I only be counting half the area of the building in my calculations or can I include the whole building? Or should I be...

Last reply: Kara Strong, Dec 10, 2018, 8:12 am

Furniture built with salvaged trees

NC-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Alara Matsyk on May 9, 2017, 12:32 pm

We have several furniture items that are being built for our new office from salvaged trees around our city that would otherwise be destroyed (dutch elm disease). The diseased bark is removed and...

Last reply: Alara Matsyk, Dec 7, 2018, 10:34 am

Form Relase Compound

NC-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Irene Chung on Apr 30, 2018, 4:48 pm


Can anyone please confirm if form release compounds need to meet both...

Last reply: Jolene McLaughlin, Dec 6, 2018, 9:35 am

Existing irrigated trees

NC-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Megan Leslie on Nov 30, 2018, 3:14 pm

I am wondering if existing irrigated trees on a university campus that are included in our LEED boundary need to be included in the calculations for Outdoor Water Use Reduction prerequisite/...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Dec 4, 2018, 8:11 pm

Demolition of existing building

NC-v4 MRc5: Construction and demolition waste management
posted by Erik Heck on Nov 29, 2018, 11:45 am

We have a project which will be built on the site of an existing building. Does the demolition of that existing building need to be included in the MRc5...

Last reply: Erik Heck, Nov 30, 2018, 11:14 am

Bank- Office or Retail

Green Globes Discussion Forum
posted by Navisa Jain on Nov 22, 2018, 11:46 am

Hi everyone, 

We have a bank located in Canada, applying for Green Globes rating. For the Energy performance credit in particular, would the modelled CO2e for the bank be compared to the...

Building Type not listed in Default Occupancy Table

NC-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Tim Nabholz on Jul 29, 2017, 4:22 pm

I am working on a justice centre (court house) project here in Canada and am wondering which occupancy type to use. The closest building type listed in Appendix 2: Default Occupancy Counts would...

Last reply: Gail Vittori, Oct 29, 2018, 1:04 pm

Membrane Primer VOC – LEED V4 – Healthcare

Healthcare-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Rebecca Barr on Oct 24, 2018, 6:25 pm

Hi there, we are a fabricator and installer of architectural metal wall panel systems and I was looking for some insight into...

CS-v4 IPc1- Integrative Process (Design Charrette)

NC-v4 IPc1: Integrative process
posted by Estra Marku on Jul 12, 2018, 4:07 pm

still trying to familiarize ourselves with LEED v4 at the time that I posted this forum. Thank you Tristan and Summer for clearing things up, I really appreciate your help. Log in or register to post...

Last reply: Estra Marku, Oct 16, 2018, 6:15 pm

Achieving the certified level to earn RP credit points?

NC-v4 RPc1: Regional Priority
posted by Manuelle Croft on Jul 12, 2018, 8:37 am

With the LEED Canada 2009 versions, projects had to achieve the certified level prior to ean the Regional priority credit (RPc)points. 

I cannot find any statement in the reference guide...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Oct 15, 2018, 3:47 pm