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EA Advanced Energy Metering

NC-v4 EAc3: Advanced Energy Metering
posted by Donald Green on Apr 21, 2020, 4:46 pm

I would like to clarify how a small project can comply with advanced energy metering. In the LEED Reference Guide there is a paragrpah that speaks to  End Uses beign grouped by occupancy type......

Last reply: Gilbert John, May 5, 2020, 11:43 am

MERV 13 Filter for ERV

NC-v4 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by Anne L on Mar 30, 2020, 6:00 am

We have a multifamily residential project which will have a stand alone ERV per unit, does anybody know if we need to install...

Last reply: Joyce Kelly, May 5, 2020, 10:38 am

Bare Concrete Tenant Areas

CS-v4.1 EQc2: Low-emitting materials
posted by Ciaran McCabe on May 5, 2020, 9:59 am


Where there is bare concrete tenant areas, no finished flooring, walls or ceilings installed does this mean that these areas are automatically compliant and test documentation is not...

WS Label Required for Aerators

NC-v4 WEc2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by RDK E&S on Nov 4, 2019, 1:29 pm

We received a LEED 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...

Last reply: Jasmin Rajak, May 5, 2020, 9:29 am

Achieving credit (1 Innovation point?) for having a Green Cleaning Policy with a NC K-12 School Project

NC-v4.1 INc1: Innovation
posted by Michael McDonald on May 4, 2020, 5:03 pm

A few years back on NC Projects Achools were able to achieve 1 Innovation Point on NC Projects by Implementing a Green Cleaning Policy.

With the new V 4.1 how does one go about getting...

Rainwater Collected for Irrigation

NC-v4 SSc4: Rainwater management
posted by Andrea Valentini on Apr 2, 2019, 6:47 am

Hashir Usman LEEDuser Basic Member May 5, 2020- 8:18 am Hi Andrea, LEED Guide says ''All runoff from the chosen percentile of precipitation events must be managed such that there is no surface discharge from the site. Techniques include, but are not limited to, infiltration, storage and re-use, bioretention, open-grid pavement, and the reduction of impervious area.'' So, I guess it is to use all those techniques that best mimic the natural hydrological conditions before any development occurred. And I read it in this forum that only storing and reusing the runoff volume does not comply...

Last reply: Hashir Usman, May 5, 2020, 8:18 am

Roof with Varying Slopes

NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Senna Sabir on May 3, 2020, 5:47 am

Hi everyone 

How do you deal with rooftops with undulating designs? We current have a project whose roof varies in slope (Portion A has a slope of 3:12, Portion B has a slope of 7:12, ...

Last reply: Senna Sabir, May 5, 2020, 8:10 am

Changing Total Gross Floor Area in PIf2 during Preliminary Design Review

NC-2009 PIf2: Project Summary Details
posted by Edgar Arevalo on May 5, 2020, 2:51 am

I'm currently going through the preliminary design review credits, and I was stumped on the comment for IEQp1: Minimum Indoor Air Quality Performance surrounding the 40,198 sq. ft. documented in...

Change LEED boundary after Design Review?

NC-2009 PIf2: Project Summary Details
posted by Joyce Kelly on May 31, 2017, 5:38 pm

LEED boundary encompassing 130 acres was established by Civil to include all stormwater treatment. Following Prelim. Design review, they decided to reduce boundary to include all areas affected...

Last reply: Edgar Arevalo, May 5, 2020, 2:49 am

Off-iste reuse: donate recyclable materials to employees who need?

NC-v4 MRc5: Construction and demolition waste management
posted by Thomas Tran on Apr 12, 2020, 11:00 pm

Dear All,

We attempt for the MRc5 Construction and Demolition Waste Management.

We try to...

Last reply: Thomas Tran, May 4, 2020, 9:33 pm