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Central Plant Water Metering and Subsystems

NC-v4 WEc2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Craig Flandermeyer on Jul 25, 2019, 4:57 pm

Our building is part of a campus with a central utility plant which delivers domestic hot and cold water (along with heating hot/cold water).  The best/only opportunity to meter process water in...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Nov 14, 2019, 3:59 pm

Lab Methods

NC-v4 EQc4: Indoor air quality assessment
posted by Nate Maniktala on Apr 2, 2019, 6:40 pm

is worthless in my opinion and per published peer reviewed papers (referenced in this forum in the past), it might be a better way to get at least one point. Log in or register to post comments Russ Pellegrino...

Last reply: Russ Pellegrino, Nov 14, 2019, 3:07 pm

Minimum Indoor Air Quality Calculator

EBOM-v4.1 EQp1: Minimum Indoor Air Quality
posted by Gustav Alfaro on Oct 4, 2019, 1:40 am

Hi to all,

I cant find the Minimum Indoor Air Quality Calculator for v4.1 O+M. I noticed there are some differences in the credit intent as compared with the v4 version, for...

Last reply: Angela A. Moore, Nov 14, 2019, 2:27 pm

Exterior Noise Control

Pilot-Credits EQpc57: Enhanced acoustical performance - exterior noise control
posted by Alan Burt on Nov 13, 2019, 6:10 pm

This project had several challenges related to exterior noise, it is in a busy area near downtown and at the time exposed to higher than typical noise levels from the exhaust system serving an...

Lower Flow Restrictor not WS Labelled- Residential Bathroom Faucets

NC-v4 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by RDK E&S on Nov 4, 2019, 11:00 am

We are got a comment on a residential project where we installed flow restrictors to reduce the faucet flow rate to 0.5 gpm. The 1.5 gpm flow restrictor is WS labelled but the installed 0.5 gpm...

Last reply: David Hubka, Nov 14, 2019, 7:16 am

Use of Existing Soils

NC-v4 SSc2: Site development - protect or restore habitat
posted by Ricardo Sá on Sep 6, 2019, 6:17 am

Dear All,

We are certifying a new development that is using existing soils to rearrange exterior green areas. The existing soils were removed from site, properly stored, and...

Last reply: Ricardo Sá, Nov 14, 2019, 5:02 am

local food used as employee lunch

EBOM-v4 MRc1: Purchasing - ongoing
posted by Reshadee Weerasooriya on Oct 23, 2019, 12:54 am

Hi all,

I have a bit of a tricky situation when considering ongoing purchases. The project is a manufacturing facility out of US. The certification is only for one building with...

Last reply: Reshadee Weerasooriya, Nov 13, 2019, 10:29 pm

Documenting the two education sessions

Pilot-Credits EQpc44: Ergonomics approach for computer users
posted by SmithGroup BG+LU FW on Oct 18, 2012, 1:10 pm

How have people been documenting the two education sessions? Are we to document the material that will be used in future education sessions? Because this is a new construction project the...

Last reply: Abena Darden, Nov 13, 2019, 7:10 pm

VOC/Emissions documentation for Casework/Millwork

CI-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Tracy Marquis on Jun 18, 2019, 6:28 pm

ragesh ramadas Sr.Architect,LEED Coordinator Shapoorji Pallonji Mideast LLC LEEDuser Premium Member 1 thumbs up July 28, 2019- 8:47 am https://leeduser.buildinggreen.com/forum/nauf-low-emitting-calculator-comp-wood hope the above link helps. Log in or register to post comments America Alva Page LEEDuser Premium Member September 15, 2019- 2:18 am I have the same question about an HPL on my project.  I got the same answer from the manufacturer that product is exempt.  Did you get any additional information on this topic? Log in or register to post comments Linda Davisson Senior Consultant Sustainable Design...

Last reply: Michelle Rosenberger, Nov 13, 2019, 5:21 pm

LEED Documentation /Back Up

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Heather Young on Nov 12, 2019, 3:01 pm

I have been recently told that I need more proof on the distance of the Steel Mill to the job site to justify regional materials.

I submitted the Mill Certs which list the Steel Mill name...

Last reply: Heather Young, Nov 13, 2019, 4:44 pm