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CI-2009 IEQc6.2: Controllability of systems - thermal comfort
posted by Chris Hellstern on Aug 11, 2010, 4:39 pm

For a CI 2009 project, our building is able to allow occupants to control thermostats to a range of 70-74 degrees. Would having a specified range such as this be allowable to achieve this credit...

Last reply: John Bauer, Aug 17, 2010, 10:49 pm

New District Energy Guidelines

NC-2009 EAc1: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Shillpa Singh on Aug 17, 2010, 5:03 pm

All- check out the new guidelines published on Aug 13th by USGBC on energy credits- EAp2/EAc1- Energy Efficiency, EAp1/EAc3- Commissioning, EAc5- M&V; EAc2- On site...

Water Efficient Landscaping

NC-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Yong Lee Low on Jul 25, 2010, 11:54 pm

I have the Landscape factors for all landscape type in my project, which includes tree, shrubs and ground cover. But When I key in the available data in LEED online submittal template, it asks...

Last reply: Allison Zuchman, Aug 17, 2010, 12:31 pm

Exterior Lighting for Parking Lot- Directional Fixtures

NC-2009 SSc8: Light Pollution Reduction
posted by Alison Y Rivenburgh on Aug 17, 2010, 12:25 pm

Does anyone know of a manufacturer that makes a parking lot lighting fixture that casts light in only one direction, instead of 2 or 4 directions?


EBOM-2009 SSc2: Building Exterior and Hardscape Management Plan
posted by Yong Lee Low on Aug 17, 2010, 7:27 am

For all the equipment or products which qualify as best management practices (paints ,cleaning equipment etc) and are highlighted in the plan,do we need to provide cut sheets for the submission...

Last reply: Jason Franken, Aug 17, 2010, 10:45 am

Energy Star Partner

EBOM-2009 EAc1: Optimize Energy Efficiency Performance
posted by Simon Sue on Aug 12, 2010, 5:38 am


We have a project here back in Taiwan and we need to achieved some credit for EAC1. I get to know that US EPA Energy Star has international program with other countries as to promote...

Last reply: Simon Sue, Aug 16, 2010, 10:04 pm

right to access checklist

EBOM-2009 SSc1: LEED Certified Design and Construction
posted by Joanna Jenkins on Aug 12, 2010, 11:48 am

Do tenants of buildings earning LEED...

Last reply: Dan Ackerstein, Aug 16, 2010, 2:20 pm

New USGBC guidance on district energy systems (DES)

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Tristan Roberts on Aug 16, 2010, 1:53 pm

The new USGBC guidance document on LEED projects using district energy systems is here! I've discussed it in more detail in this...

do fire extinguishers and the

CI-2009 MRc4: Recycled Content
posted by kelvin duen on Aug 13, 2010, 9:10 am

do fire extinguishers and the cabinets that hold them count towards the materials credit? When I tried getting information from the contractor responsible for these he told me the extinguishers...

Last reply: Anne Nicklin, Aug 16, 2010, 1:04 pm

swimming stadium thermal comfort

CI-2009 IEQc7.1: Thermal comfort - design
posted by TINGXI WANG on Aug 4, 2010, 9:46 am

In my project, it is a swimming stadium. I am confused how I divide the space type. How to consider the swimmer and clothes changer?

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Aug 16, 2010, 12:45 pm