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NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Eamon Geary on Sep 8, 2011, 2:49 pm

In the course of the 30+ LEED projects I have participated in, I have never successfully achieved this credit. Recently, an internal group has been working together to figure out what we can...

Last reply: Eddy Santosa, Sep 15, 2011, 12:17 pm

Over the Light Allowance

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Emily Catacchio on Aug 30, 2011, 8:51 am

The project I am working on is over the light allowance, but does not have any money in the budget to add mechanical glare control devices. Is there an alternative compliance path... something...

Last reply: Jill Dalglish, PE, Sep 13, 2011, 12:49 pm

Shading devices vs daylighting

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Rudolph Schaar on Aug 29, 2011, 9:11 am

ASHRAE 189.1, 8.4.1.2 requires us to have permanent shading devices. We are attempting to achieve the Daylighting credit 8.1. For the prescriptive method, does an interior or exterior shading...

Last reply: TODD REED, Sep 12, 2011, 1:19 pm

Unlabeled fenestration visible light transmission(VLT)

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by gwenedd murray on Sep 5, 2011, 11:04 am

I have several projects where the fenestration VLT...

Last reply: TODD REED, Sep 12, 2011, 1:04 pm

Credit completion

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Sally Marr on Jul 27, 2011, 6:25 pm

I have completed filling out the template for the prescriptive path, including over 75% daylit space, when skylight and window areas are combined, yet the template summary is still showing '0...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Sep 3, 2011, 8:21 am

"Borrowed Light" For Interior Rooms

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Vishnu Jhaveri on Aug 12, 2011, 5:57 pm

We have few interior rooms on our project that “borrow” daylight through relites facing exterior window. Can we include these rooms in our calculations?

If yes, is there a way to pursue...

Last reply: TODD REED, Aug 18, 2011, 9:10 am

Does the 63º H reduction procedure only apply to interior ledge

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Jean Marais on Aug 12, 2011, 11:01 am

Does the 63º H reduction procedure only apply to interior ledges?

Can one use interior windows for window bays though a glass vestibule?

Last reply: TODD REED, Aug 18, 2011, 8:58 am

Perscriptive method- Bay Depth to Core

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Jean Marais on Aug 12, 2011, 11:25 am

What happens if my WFA*VT is too large because my...

Last reply: TODD REED, Aug 18, 2011, 8:52 am

Modeling program advice

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Susan M. Kaplan on Aug 3, 2011, 4:45 pm

We are trying to evaluate the best way of meeting this requirement through Option 1 - Simulation according to the latest (May 2011) Addenda changes (min. 10...

Last reply: TODD REED, Aug 18, 2011, 8:42 am

Using Solatubes with the Prescriptive Method

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Dana Murdoch on Aug 3, 2011, 4:07 pm

Has anyone been able to calculate the daylighting provided by Solatube's with the prescriptive method? If I use the spreadsheet, it comes up with a crazy number of 1 solatube daylights 65 sf -...

Last reply: TODD REED, Aug 18, 2011, 8:40 am