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Tree area

EBOM-2009 SSc5: Site Development—Protect or Restore Open Habitat
posted by Matthew Perna on Dec 9, 2010, 10:54 am

I saw in a reply to a previous post ("Existing Trees" June 24, 2010) that the area of a tree should be based on the ground, not the canopy. Does this mean the area of the trunk or planting bed (...

Last reply: Matthew Perna, Dec 10, 2010, 4:31 pm

Import Facility Data Templates

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posted by Cara Mae Cirignano on Oct 13, 2010, 9:55 am

Seonhee -
The requirement to have 10 facilities and set up an account is only for people who are reporting via Portfolio Manager. Option 2 is for building owners who wish to just download...

Last reply: Lauren Sparandara, Dec 10, 2010, 1:46 pm

Demountable Partitions- Walls or Furniture or neither?

CI-2009 MRc1.2: Building reuse - maintain interior nonstructural elements
posted by Linda Davisson on Dec 9, 2010, 3:12 pm

Our Project is trying to decide whether Demountable Partitions that are being reused for CI Project should contribute to MRc1.2 for Building Reuse or MRc3.2 Furniture Reuse. As they are Div. 10,...

Last reply: Jonathan Weiss, Dec 9, 2010, 3:30 pm

Shuttle service from main campus to satellite location

EBOM-2009 SSc4: Alternative Commuting Transportation
posted by Lisa Tholen on Dec 7, 2010, 6:38 pm

One of the large tenants in the project building provides a shuttle from their main campus to this satellite location (in a mixed tenant commercial building). The shuttle makes 6 roundtrips on a...

Last reply: Lisa Tholen, Dec 9, 2010, 3:26 pm

Average Maximum Refrigerant Charge, or Charge per Unit?

CS-2009 EAc4: Enhanced Refrigerant Management
posted by Sara Neff on Dec 9, 2010, 12:18 pm

I am having trouble understanding the allowable amount of refrigerant charge if I have multiple chillers and would like to pursue EA Credit 4. According to the reference guide, "Most projects...

Last reply: Scott DeGaro, Dec 9, 2010, 1:40 pm

Treatment of DES for LEED-CI 2009

CI-2009 EAc1.3: Optimize energy performance - HVAC
posted by Evelyn Dicks, EI, CxA on Dec 9, 2010, 11:33 am

I am working on a project to build-out the 2nd floor of a 2-story law school building, approximately 9,000 square feet for each floor. The building's HVAC systems are served by a central heating...

Last reply: Evelyn Dicks, EI, CxA, Dec 9, 2010, 1:26 pm

Tenant Spaces with Separate Cleaning Company

EBOM-2009 IEQc3.2: Green cleaning - custodial effectiveness assessment
posted by Terry Gorski on Dec 9, 2010, 1:08 pm

If some tenants in a multi-tenant office building prefer to use their own cleaning service rather than the one the management uses on the rest of the building, can those spaces be excluded from...

Last reply: Allison Beer McKenzie, Dec 9, 2010, 1:20 pm

Daylight Measurement

CI-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Susan M. Kaplan on Dec 8, 2010, 4:54 pm

I understand that daylight simulation models are to use sky conditions on either March 21 or September 21. If we choose Option 3: Measurement, must we measaure on March 21 or September 21? I...

Last reply: TODD REED, Dec 9, 2010, 8:22 am

Components fabricated outside the project site

CS-2009 MRc2: Construction Waste Management
posted by Rouba Nassar on Dec 8, 2010, 4:00 am

Dear all,

I have a construction project whereby Reinforcing steel bar and structural steel members will be fabricated outside the project site (in the Vendor's yard).

Do we need to...

Last reply: Rouba Nassar, Dec 9, 2010, 3:11 am

Alternative Transportation Reviewer Comment

CI-2009 SSc3.3: Alternative Transportation—Parking Availability
posted by Eric Carbonnier, AKA Dr. Carbon on Dec 2, 2010, 8:04 pm

First time using this disuccsion thread and looking forward to your input. LEED-CI SSc3.3 Version 2, Technical Advice form the reviewer says "Correct the template calculation utlizing numbers for...

Last reply: Larry Jones, Dec 8, 2010, 3:13 pm