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The Carbon Trust Good Practice Guide 237 — Natural Ventilation

NC-2009 IEQc2: Increased Ventilation
posted by Jean Marais on Feb 10, 2010, 12:28 pm

The Carbon Trust Good Practice Guide 237 — Natural Ventilation in Non-Domestic Buildings — a Guide for Designers, Developers and Owners

I can't find it. Not in the links given or using...

Last reply: Christopher Schaffner, Feb 10, 2010, 2:39 pm

Interior Lighting- no "Non-business hours"

NC-2009 SSc8: Light Pollution Reduction
posted by Lauren Sparandara on Feb 10, 2010, 2:28 pm

I am working on a project that runs 24-7, every day of the year. Has anyone heard of exceptions made in terms of meeting the Interior Lighting requirement that "all non-emergency interior...

can you say more?

General forums
posted by Tristan Roberts on Feb 4, 2010, 9:25 am

Hi Byron, can you say more about what kind of information you're looking for? Like, how does one make this happen, is it a good idea, etc.? Is there a model for this practice that you're looking...

Last reply: Byron Woodworth, Feb 10, 2010, 6:46 am

LEED Interpretations

General forums
posted by Abena Darden on Feb 9, 2010, 4:59 pm

Tristan-I'd love to hear more information on this when you receive it. Thanks, Marian

We have a situation where the

NC-2009 MRc2: Construction Waste Management
posted by Andrea Anderson on Feb 9, 2010, 10:31 am

We have a situation where the contractor wants each subcontractor to remove their own waste and haul it back to their own base of operations. Here, the waste will hopefully be reinserted into the...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Feb 9, 2010, 2:49 pm

similar to zero-lot-line situation

General forums
posted by Tristan Roberts on Feb 8, 2010, 2:54 pm

This sounds similar to the situation encountered by zero-lot-line buildings (with no "site" to speak of), which LEEDuser discusses in our guidance on the NC 2009...

EAp2 vs EAc1

NC-2009 EAc1: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Thiago Bondini on Feb 6, 2010, 11:12 am

Please, correct me if I am wrong!
As I understand it, the energy simulation requirements of EAp2 and EAc1 are NOT identical. If I am correct, for EAp2 you:

Model the proposed design...

Last reply: Christopher Schaffner, Feb 8, 2010, 12:28 pm

Water Efficiency Calculation question

EBOM-2009 WEp1: Minimum Indoor Plumbing Fixture and Fitting Efficiency
posted by Bruce Truong on Feb 4, 2010, 11:18 am

HI, We are going at this LEED process ourselves here at Tufts Health Plan and I have a minor question regarding LEED baseline for shower heads. My question: We have about 1700 employees here...

Last reply: Jenny Carney, Feb 7, 2010, 4:31 pm

Desk Lamps

EBOM-2009 MRc2: Sustainable Purchasing—Durable Goods
posted by Reynaldo Castro on Feb 4, 2010, 11:40 am

When buying desk lamps, would having Energy Star rated light bulbs be sufficient enough? Or do the actual lamps have to be Energy Star rated?

Last reply: Jenny Carney, Feb 6, 2010, 7:10 pm

Off-site labor costs

NC-2009 MRc4: Recycled Content
posted by Mara Baum on Feb 5, 2010, 9:23 pm

To what extent is shop labor included in material costs? With increases in shop fabrication, this could be a big issue. Clearly there is labor that goes into the manufacture of every product,...

Last reply: Nadav Malin, Feb 6, 2010, 9:44 am