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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: Marcus Sheffer, Oct 5, 2020, 2:22 pm

Adding Kitchens in the Minimum IAQ Performance Calculator

NC-2009 IEQp1: Minimum IAQ Performance
posted by Edgar Arevalo on Sep 18, 2020, 2:26 pm

There is no clear selection for kitchens in the occupancy category of the calculator, and yet when I took a look at the IEQ matrix it shows Kitchen spaces are to be included for IEQp1.  No...

Last reply: Andrew Mitchell, P.E., Oct 3, 2020, 3:56 pm

Partially Naturally Conditioned Spaces

Schools-2009 IEQc7.1: Thermal comfort - design
posted by Kelly Beisswanger on Oct 2, 2020, 9:01 am

I'm trying to figure out how to pursue this credit when I have classrooms, a gymnasium, and cafeteria that are only heated with no mechanical cooling. These spaces won't be occupied during the...

stronger feedback loop

Pilot-Credits EQpc114: Learning controls for thermal comfort
posted by Brightworks Sustainability on Oct 1, 2020, 12:44 pm

In implmenting this pilot credit on multiple projects now we have been very pleased with the strengthening of the feedback loop with occupants. Energy savings, occupant comfort, and documented...

SRI for 3+yr-old GRAVEL

NC-2009 SSc7.1: Heat island effect - nonroof
posted by rebecca costanzo on Jun 24, 2019, 3:21 pm

Does anyone have a chart with...

Last reply: Cecile de Villemeur, Oct 1, 2020, 11:44 am

Residential or nonresidential?

CS-v4 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Patricia Brezny on May 2, 2017, 1:33 pm

How are these classified for calculating surrounding...

Last reply: Bipin Karki, Sep 30, 2020, 3:44 pm

Which buildings need to be modeled?

ND-Plan-v4 GIBp2: Minimum building energy performance
posted by Tim Nabholz on Sep 29, 2020, 6:40 pm

Hi All,

The following is noted in the reference guide after Option 2:

AND For new single family residential buildings and new lowrise multifamily buildings, 90% of the...

Last reply: Tim Nabholz, Sep 30, 2020, 1:55 pm

Has anyone earned this pilot credit on a core and shell building?

Pilot-Credits WEpc94: No Cooling Tower
posted by Jason Packer on Dec 10, 2019, 7:26 pm

We're working on a 15-storey core and shell mixed use office building in the Pacific North West. There is a 3-story podium level that has an allowed light manufacturing and other uses including...

Last reply: Adriana Hansen, Sep 29, 2020, 10:52 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? 

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...