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Buildings to be built in stages

CS-2009 SSc5.1: Site development - protect or restore habitat
posted by javier bolanos zeledon on Aug 2, 2010, 8:09 pm

For this credit and 5.2 Maximize Open Space.
If I have a site in which 3 buildings are going to be built in three different stages and only the first one will be built at the moment and...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Aug 4, 2010, 11:20 pm

About Design of IEQc8.1

CS-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Billy Ng on Jul 30, 2010, 12:46 am

I am working on core and shell project, building a data center. in order to get this credit, i need to have...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Aug 4, 2010, 11:08 pm

Janitor Sinks

CI-2009 WEp1: Water Use Reduction
posted by Eric Doyle on Jan 19, 2010, 12:36 pm

The EPAct of 1992 does not include Janitor’s Sinks in its regulation. See the addenda posted on November 2, 2009. For the...

Last reply: Lauren Sparandara, Aug 4, 2010, 5:39 pm

Existing Landscaping

NC-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Rouba Nassar on Aug 4, 2010, 9:02 am


Does anybody know if we are supposed to include existing landscaping (located within the site boundary) in our calculations?


Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Aug 4, 2010, 4:47 pm

PV Panels on roof

NC-2009 SSc7.2: Heat island effect - roof
posted by Deborah Lucking on Aug 3, 2010, 5:16 pm

How does having PV Panels on a light-colored roof affect the roof's heat island effect?

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Aug 4, 2010, 4:46 pm

installed but unused irrigation systems

EBOM-2009 WEc3: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Jordan Smith on Aug 3, 2010, 4:13 pm

Our site is approximately 20% turf and shrubs. It was constructed in 1990 and has a permanent irrigation system in place, but the valve to the entire system has been shut off for years. There is...

Last reply: Dan Ackerstein, Aug 4, 2010, 11:29 am

Educational Installation & Program

CI-2009 IDc1: Innovation in Design
posted by Alejandra Feliciano on Jul 30, 2010, 12:08 pm

Would like to know if it would be possible to earn points under this credit for implementing an permanent educational program and physical installation for end users to learn about the...

Last reply: Alejandra Feliciano, Aug 4, 2010, 11:26 am

old furniture

CI-2009 IEQc4.5: Low-Emitting Materials—Systems Furniture and Seating
posted by TINGXI WANG on Aug 4, 2010, 9:17 am

In one of my project, our funiture are all old furniture which has been used for more than one year. Is that can get this credit?

Last reply: Jim McCarty, Aug 4, 2010, 9:44 am

New Parking?

NC-2009 SSc4.4: Alternative transportation - parking capacity
posted by Aaron Summers on Jul 30, 2010, 12:38 pm

I am working on a NC and we have parking spots in front of the building. The curbs are being altered and the actual parking area is being repaved, but there are no additional spaces being added...

Last reply: Larry Jones, Aug 4, 2010, 8:15 am

light pollution reduction for ' interiors of a resort building'

EBOM-2009 SSc8: Light Pollution Reduction
posted by Yong Lee Low on Aug 3, 2010, 11:45 pm

My project is a resort building where the public areas (lobby ,corridors etc )have automatic control panels to switch off lights after 11 pm.However,the remaining portion i.e. the guest rooms...