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Compliance without showers on a mixed used project (MAINLY RSIDENTIAL)

NC-2009 SSc4.2: Alternative transportation - bicycle storage and changing rooms
posted by Guillermo Hernandez Espinoza on Feb 5, 2019, 9:06 pm

Hi everyone.
Is there anyway to comply if parking spaces is provided for bikes but no showers?
The reason is simple, the project is mainly residential, only a small area used for...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Feb 5, 2019, 9:41 pm

Table 6.8.1.C efficiencies

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Gabriela Mena on Dec 19, 2018, 1:26 pm


We are developing a hospitality project in Mexico. The HVAC central plant consist in three centrifugal water cooled chillers of 596 Tons each. The efficiency requirements in...

Last reply: Tyler Thumma, Feb 1, 2019, 12:52 pm

DHW limitations

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Jorge López de Obeso on Jan 16, 2019, 1:25 pm

Hi, I've been having some trouble regarding...

Last reply: Jorge López de Obeso, Jan 22, 2019, 5:01 pm

International projects

Homes-v4 EQc7: Low-emitting products
posted by Gustavo De las Heras Izquierdo on Apr 17, 2018, 4:47 pm


Greenguard paints and adhesives are difficult to find in the international market. Is anyone aware of any ACP to comply with this credit for projects located outside the US? 


Last reply: Carissa Sawyer, Jan 22, 2019, 2:22 am

Prescriptive pathway

Homes-v4 EAp1: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Gustavo De las Heras Izquierdo on Feb 12, 2018, 5:39 pm


The credit requirements state: Achieve a HERS index rating at or below the HERS index target (or USGBC-approved equivalent for projects outside the U.S.) or meet the...

Last reply: Carissa Sawyer, Jan 21, 2019, 7:57 pm

Bicycle storage

Homes-v4 LTc2: Site Selection
posted by Gustavo De las Heras Izquierdo on Apr 9, 2018, 2:32 pm

Hallo everybody,

The credit language says:

  • Provide...

Last reply: Carissa Sawyer, Jan 21, 2019, 7:31 pm

Ozone treatment

NC-v4 EQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Gabriela Crespo on Jul 18, 2016, 5:40 pm

Dear all,

We are working on a project where the ozone levels exceed the most recent three year average, so we must include air-cleaning devices for ozone. Does anybody have any guidance...

Last reply: LEEDme Lorenzi, Jan 11, 2019, 9:04 am

Location of recycling bins

Retail-CI-v4 MRp1: Storage and Collection of Recyclables
posted by Alicia Villanueva on Nov 28, 2018, 12:20 pm

I have a retail project, that is a makeup store, so the space is divided in two main areas, the first one is operation area (staff only) and second one is a store area (sales floor), on the store...

Last reply: Kristina Bach, Nov 28, 2018, 1:00 pm

LPD for covered (open) mechanical room

CS-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Jorge López de Obeso on Nov 21, 2018, 5:22 pm

We're working on an energy modeling configuration and  filling the Section 1.4 Table: The project includes a mechanical room on the roof floor which is not entirely unclosed, it has a steel deck...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Nov 23, 2018, 1:21 pm

LEED CI v4 in a CS V2009

CI-v4 IPc1: Integrative process
posted by Gabriela Mena on Apr 19, 2017, 11:38 am

certification, and then cross-checked that section with the other sections of the guidelines to make sure it was consistent. You can find an example of a submission on the forum page dedicated to CS v3, SS Cr...

Last reply: Summer Minchew, Nov 8, 2018, 9:41 am