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Existing building does not meet minimum energy efficiency

EBOM-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Efficiency Performance
posted by Karen Stewart on Mar 23, 2010, 4:52 pm

I have a client that has millions of square feet under roof. In 2006 they built a state of the art office/cooking lab building, designed for LEED NC 2.2. However they did not complete the LEED...

Last reply: Karen Stewart, Mar 25, 2010, 7:39 pm

preferred parking?

NC-2009 SSc4.4: Alternative transportation - parking capacity
posted by Leticia SooHoo on Mar 25, 2010, 4:56 pm

I am working on a project in an urban area which only has street parking and no designated parking to serve the new building. in order to qualfy for SSc4.3 and SSc4.4, the owner (which is the...

EA Credit 1

NC-2009 EAc1: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Darin Frick on Mar 14, 2010, 9:45 pm

I have a project in which an auto repair garage is required to be ventilated at 1.5 CFM per square foot. The quantity of exhaust air is significant. In order to maintain habitable temperatures...

Last reply: David Posada, Mar 25, 2010, 4:43 pm

Building Classification

EBOM-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Efficiency Performance
posted by Mark Westover on Mar 25, 2010, 2:02 pm

We are working on a building for a private university. The building has classrooms, laboratories, offices, conference rooms and a small deli. From what I have read I believe it is an office...

Last reply: Jenny Carney, Mar 25, 2010, 2:35 pm

HCFCs and HFCs still meet Refrigerant prerequisite (EA PR3)?

CI-2009 EAp3: Fundamental Refrigerant Management
posted by George Boue on Mar 25, 2010, 10:59 am

A Credit Interpretation Ruling from 1/12/2009 indicates that since R22 is an HCFC that it meets the Refrigerant prerequisite. But I read somewhere (and now I can't find it) that CIRs before a...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Mar 25, 2010, 2:24 pm

ID point on joint-use of building?

NC-2009 IDc1: Innovation in Design
posted by Leticia SooHoo on Mar 25, 2010, 1:04 pm

I am working on a civic building/performing arts center which is used mostly for evening programs. Has anyone pursued a #LEED ID point based on joint-use of facilities (share building for...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Mar 25, 2010, 1:58 pm

Response to request for clarifications on ID+C

General forums
posted by Cara Mae Cirignano on Mar 25, 2010, 10:25 am

The situation that Niall describes sounds a little iffy. As he alludes to, it states in the Rating System Selection policy (located here:...

Response to questions on building criteria and certification fee

General forums
posted by Cara Mae Cirignano on Mar 25, 2010, 10:02 am

On page 19 of the MPR Supplemental Guidance (located here: http://www.usgbc.org/ShowFile.aspx?DocumentID=6473) guidelines are...

LEED Certification

EBOM-2009 IOc3: Documenting sustainable building cost impacts
posted by Patrick Egan on Mar 22, 2010, 9:54 am

This is more of a question, I currently work in a 395,000 sq ft. manufacturing facility in Ava, Missouri within Emerson Climate Technologies. Our shortime goal is to apply for LEED certification...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Mar 24, 2010, 7:22 pm

Project data forms in LEED Online

General forums
posted by Tristan Roberts on Mar 24, 2010, 7:07 pm

Tony, I checked around and don't have any tips on your questions. We're not sure exactly what...