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WEc1- BD+C 2009

NC-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Susie Spivey-Tilson on Jun 22, 2010, 11:47 am

In the footnote on this credit it states:

" If the percent reduction in potable water is 100% AND the percent reduction of total water is equal to or greater than 50%, both Option 1 and...

Last reply: Susie Spivey-Tilson, Aug 3, 2010, 12:42 pm

LEED Reference Guide

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posted by Tristan Roberts on Aug 3, 2010, 10:38 am

Paul, there is no free PDF of the Reference Guide. You can download a free PDF of the rating system requirements—but that only consists of the credit language, not the implementation guidelines...

Last reply: Paul C, Aug 3, 2010, 10:46 am

upgrading to LEED 2012 and fees

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posted by Tristan Roberts on Aug 3, 2010, 10:13 am

Paul, first, the next version of LEED to come out will be LEED 2012. We don't yet know when exactly it will come out, but as you can guess from the name, you have a little while yet before it's...

Overhangs above Flat Roofs

NC-2009 SSc7.2: Heat island effect - roof
posted by Thomas McDermott on Mar 12, 2010, 11:10 am

LEEDuser Expert 11455 thumbs up August 3, 2010- 10:06 am Lee, we had this discussion in the CS forum for SSc7.2 —I would check that out and post back here with further thoughts. Log in or register to post...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Aug 3, 2010, 10:06 am

Energy Appliance & equpiment

CI-2009 EAc1.4: Optimize energy performance - equipment and appliances
posted by kelvin duen on Aug 2, 2010, 3:01 pm

I'm trying to determine which of my office appliances and equipment are energy star eligible. I know microwaves are not eligible but what about commercial paper shredders?

Last reply: Paul Conrad, Aug 2, 2010, 4:26 pm

M&V Plan for base building

CS-2009 EAc5.1: Measurement and Verification—Base Building
posted by Joel Kerschen on Aug 2, 2010, 11:01 am

I am currently working on an M&V plan for the...

Last reply: Gordon Shymko, Aug 2, 2010, 4:18 pm

Reused furniture

CI-2009 MRc3.2: Materials reuse - furniture and furnishings
posted by Juan Morales on Jul 29, 2010, 6:46 pm

I'm documenting the credit MR c3.2 and i have the following question. How do I present the 20% of cutsheets when the furniture is reused?. We are bringing furniture from the old office to use it...

Last reply: Susie Spivey-Tilson, Aug 2, 2010, 3:05 pm

Ventilation in a Fire Station Apparatus bay

NC-2009 IEQc2: Increased Ventilation
posted by Michael Dudek on Jul 8, 2010, 6:14 pm

Can I use the garage doors in a Fire Department Apparatus Bay as a window to calculate my ventilation for ASHRAE 62.1.? We have have exhaust louvers at the rear of the building.

Last reply: Roger Chang, Aug 2, 2010, 12:51 pm

Hopefully eliminating the CBs will raise the quality of reviews

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posted by Nadav Malin on Aug 2, 2010, 9:41 am

Thanks for sharing this experience. I'm sure you're not alone.
This strikes me as a fall-out of the effort to scale-up certification capacity--which means more of it is done by people who...

Air curtains vs. Vestibules

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Rouba Nassar on May 31, 2010, 7:12 am

Hi,
ASHRAE 90.1 mandatory provisions require amongst other things to have vestibules for all main building entrances.
In a retail project, is there a possibility to replace the...

Last reply: Jean Marais, Aug 2, 2010, 7:16 am