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Demand Response Metering

NC-v4 EAc4: Demand response
posted by Jordan Creveling on Apr 1, 2020, 5:42 pm

In the case of the Fully Automated Response Event Management, is the Meter that is shown providing feedback to the Utility/ISO/CSP suppose to be the Utility's Meter that comes with the Electrical...

Last reply: Joyce Kelly, Sep 29, 2020, 5:44 pm

Counting diverse use categories.

NC-v4 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Keith Robertson on Apr 19, 2019, 9:20 am

The reference guide states that "The counted uses must represent at least three of the five categories, exclusive of the building’s primary use."

Our reviewer has interpreted that to mean...

Last reply: Ralph Bicknese, Sep 29, 2020, 5:31 pm

Demand Response Program demands 50 kW reduction

NC-v4 EAc4: Demand response
posted by Edgar Arevalo on Aug 11, 2017, 10:28 am

I have a project in New York CIty where the local utility provides a...

Last reply: Joyce Kelly, Sep 29, 2020, 5:18 pm

Black box or transparent benchmarking?

LEED v4.1 for Building Operations and Maintenance
posted by Nick Semon on Mar 29, 2018, 7:54 am

My biggest question about v4.1 right now is whether or not the benchmarking that takes place for the LT and EA prerequisites is transparent.  Is there any way we can estimate a building's...

Last reply: Nick Semon, Sep 29, 2020, 4:00 pm

Alternate approach to collecting e-waste?

NC-v4 MRp1: Storage and Collection of Recyclables
posted by Renee Shirey on Sep 29, 2020, 3:08 pm

I have a campus student housing project, thus the electronics in this building would be student-provided.  Since collection of e-waste is still required, I am wondering if anybody has been...

Basic question about Mid-Rise-v4 EQc7 language

Mid-Rise-v4 EQc7: Low-emitting products
posted by Kim Hutchinson on May 15, 2018, 1:04 am

This is probably an incredibly basic question for this forum, but I have been chasing it around in circles for hours and am hoping someone can give me a definitive answer.  I am fairly new to the...

Last reply: Sara Hickman, Sep 29, 2020, 12:27 pm

Lighting fixtures under water

NC-v4 SSc6: Light Pollution Reduction
posted by Manuel Martin Delgado on Sep 29, 2020, 11:35 am


In our design we have lighting fixtures placed facing up at the bottom of an external water fountain. Should I treat these fixtures as 100% upward light or is there any exception/...

Last reply: Glenn Heinmiller, Sep 29, 2020, 12:12 pm

What counts in terms of "conditioned space"?

Healthcare-v4 SSc7: Places of respite
posted by Garrett Ferguson on Sep 29, 2020, 11:41 am

What types of conditioned spaces count towards places of respite? I'm assuming break rooms, waiting rooms, and sim? 

LEED NC & Major Renovation, excluding parking garage

NC-v4 MPR2: Must use reasonable LEED boundaries
posted by on Sep 25, 2020, 9:40 am


I have a question regarding an existing building that will undergo a major renovation. There is a separate parking garage that is not connected to the building however it was included...

Last reply: Ralph Bicknese, Sep 29, 2020, 11:00 am

Average daily visitors calculation

CI-v4 WEp1: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Émilie Cormier on Sep 29, 2020, 10:41 am


I’m working on a ID+C commercial interior project (V4) that consists primarily of transforming the interior of a...