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New Safety First Pilot Credits

Pilot-Credits INpc137: Safety First: Cleaning and Disinfecting Your Space
posted by Sam Fagan on Jul 17, 2020, 6:10 am

Has there been any development on sample documents regarding the Covid-19 related pilot credits? These credits are an excellent idea to allow workers to safely transition back to the office, but...

Surrounding density

Retail-CI-v4 LTc2: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Anna Kaelin on Jul 21, 2020, 8:16 pm


I am working commercial - retail project which is under LEED v4 version. Location is Houston, Tx.

This is my 1st commercial project for LEED and would like to know how can I...

How to identify nonattainment areas for projects outside of the US/Canada?

NC-v4 EQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Guillaume FABRE on Jul 21, 2020, 2:00 am

Hi all, I am pretty clear about the definition of nonattainment area given in ASHRAE 62. This being said, how to identify nonattainment areas for projects outside of the US/Canada? Are you aware...

Sharing Whole-Building Energy and Water Usage Data

CI-2009 PIf1: Minimum Program Requirements
posted by Kristen Streeter on Jul 7, 2020, 5:55 pm

A client has asked for clarification of how this would happen so they can determine which box to check in the form.

For Third Party Source, does this mean USGBC sends...

Last reply: Kristen Streeter, Jul 21, 2020, 5:36 pm

Wood Veneers and Plastic Laminates

CI-v4.1 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Alex Rodriguez on Sep 19, 2019, 12:35 pm

Do Wood Veneers and Plastic Laminates need to be NAUF or ULEF? 

Thank you! 

Last reply: America Alva, Jul 21, 2020, 3:48 pm

Condensing Gas Boiler options

Pilot-Credits EApc66: Community contaminant prevention - airborne releases
posted by AMY VAN DAM on Jul 8, 2013, 2:41 pm

Our team found that Raypak manufactures boilers that comply with the credit requirements. However, we are interested in what condensing gas boilers (manufacturers/models) other teams are...

Last reply: Abena Darden, Jul 21, 2020, 2:39 pm

Share a task lamp?

NC-v4 EQc6: Interior lighting
posted by Kristen Magnuson on Aug 1, 2019, 8:16 pm

Has anyone ever proposed that 1 task...

Last reply: Joyce Kelly, Jul 21, 2020, 10:15 am

Innovation Credits: O+M Starter Kit

CS-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Hatice G. on Jul 21, 2020, 6:42 am

We have two questions:

1. Should we document 4 of the 5 credits to earn 2 Innovation points?

2. Under the part "Stipulations" it is described that CS projects must provide a copy of...

Washing machine A+++ class

Retail-CI-v4 WEc1: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Toshif Ruikar on Jul 21, 2020, 4:02 am

Hi, can i use below washing and dryer machine specs as energy star rated.

Washing machine:

Rated Capacity 9 kg

Energy efficiency class - A+++ (most efficient) to D (least...

Option 2 Optimization- from what?

NC-v4.1 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Margaret Montgomery on May 20, 2020, 6:03 pm

I think, perhaps foolishly, that we may have some products that can meet this requirement, but can only move forward if I can answer two key questions: 

1. What is the baseline from which...

Last reply: Mikhail Davis, Jul 20, 2020, 4:59 pm