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Healthcare-v2009 IDc1: Innovation in Design
posted by Nasir Hussain on Apr 5, 2019, 1:13 pm

My project is a healthcare project (New Construction) going for LEED v-2009 (targeting GOLD Rating) located in Dubai. I am planning to have an on site self education program on the Green Features...

CARB or SCAQMD | VOC content

NC-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Mario S. on Apr 8, 2019, 7:27 am


We have products that are rust preventative coatings tested as per US EPA test method which is the testing method for...

FUTURE Furniture Purchases and Associated Documents

CI-v4 MRc3: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Dustin Eggink on Apr 5, 2019, 1:23 pm

My project has decided to phase the furniture purchases; they have strategically planned for this growth and has generated quotes to budget for these products. Is it allowed to include the...

Addition to Historic Structure

NC-v4 MRc1: Building life-cycle impact reduction
posted by Peter Doo on Jun 10, 2014, 1:06 pm

We are looking at a project in which we are constructing an addition to a registered historic...

Last reply: Peter Doo, Apr 5, 2019, 10:46 am

Residential and Commercial Density

Data-Centers-NC-v4 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by David Edenburn on Apr 4, 2019, 3:59 am

We have a project, a DC, that is in the middle of a large industrial park. There are no residential units within miles of the site. Is it acceptable to just calculate the...

Last reply: Emily Purcell, Apr 5, 2019, 9:47 am

Refrigerants- please make it simple: ODP, GWP

LEED v4.1 Discussion Forum
posted by David Stern on Mar 8, 2019, 8:02 am

Dear LEED Users Group,

Please make this very easy for me as I am having extreme difficulty understanding about how to answer a LEED exam question knowing only medium/high/low/medium-high ...

Last reply: Konstantina Kalliakoudi, Apr 5, 2019, 4:37 am

Not sure I'm satisfied with this credit

Pilot-Credits MRpc127: Timber Traceability
posted by Raphael Sperry on Mar 27, 2019, 1:32 am

I guess this debate has been going on for a while but I don't think the new "Timber Traceability" credit is a huge step forward for the environment. At the highest level, just getting people to...

Last reply: Raphael Sperry, Apr 5, 2019, 1:04 am

Exterior rooftop lighting power allowance

CS-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Juan Carlos Sanabria Fallas on Apr 4, 2019, 11:13 am

Hi all,

I'm currently working in a project pursuing LEED certification (Core & Shell).
For exterior lighting power allowance purposes, I'm not sure of the type of space that I...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Apr 4, 2019, 6:34 pm

Distance to the bycycle storage from the main entrance

CS-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Angel Guerra on Jul 6, 2018, 7:03 am

Hi all!

In our project i have the following case: I have a bicycle storage with capacity for 100 bycycle (enough for comply with the...

Last reply: David Hubka, Apr 4, 2019, 4:30 pm

Janitor / Slop Sinks

CS-2009 WEp1: Water Use Reduction
posted by Edgar Arevalo on Apr 4, 2019, 3:50 pm

Should I account for the sinks to be used in janitor's closets in the water use reduction calculations?  I feel they would serve approx 1...

Last reply: David Hubka, Apr 4, 2019, 4:07 pm