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NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Melissa Wrolstad on Oct 1, 2009, 11:37 am

Thank you very much Carly for your answers, they were very helpful!

I'm still looking for an answer on whether or not a project can achieve this credit if one or more bays has a VLT x...

Last reply: James Weiner, Dec 22, 2009, 2:35 am

RE: Guidance from GBCI rearding multiple buildings

General forums
posted by Leticia SooHoo on Dec 18, 2009, 5:47 pm

I had the same question and called...

How many showers & racks are needed?

CI-2009 SSc3.2: Alternative transportation - bicycle storage and changing rooms
posted by Adolfo Silva on Dec 17, 2009, 11:22 am

I'm working on a LEED CI project. Our client is a one of four tenants in the building. There are existing bike racks in the common space and a shower in the tenant space.
My question is, is...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Dec 17, 2009, 12:08 pm

What you are saying is indeed

Schools-2009 SSc9: Site Master Plan
posted by Erik Bergstrom on Dec 9, 2009, 12:42 pm

What you are saying is indeed in line with the comments we received. However, what is the value in completing two calculations when, for stormwater, the Master Plan is a worst case scenario, and...

Last reply: Shannon Gray , Dec 11, 2009, 3:55 pm

Flush Out & Off Gassing

General forums
posted by Shannon Gray on Dec 11, 2009, 2:46 pm

Hi Peter,

I've never heard of off-gassing furniture before and it seems like it could be a difficult approach to document.This sounds like a good...

Retail space parking

CI-2009 SSc3.3: Alternative Transportation—Parking Availability
posted by Alex Warburton on Nov 26, 2009, 1:21 pm

This retail space is aprox 2000ft2 and has more spaces (6) allocated to it than code requires.
How does LEED separate the discouragement of single use vehicles for full-time employees and...

Last reply: Alex Warburton, Dec 10, 2009, 2:44 pm

Illogical ETS requirement for existing non-res. buildings?

NC-2009 IEQp2: Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS) Control
posted by JOHN BURNETT on Dec 9, 2009, 1:45 am

"Prohibit on-property smoking within 25 feet of entries, outdoor air intakes and operable windows." Anyone know why 25ft?
As it applies only to "on property" what about buildings where the...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Dec 10, 2009, 12:08 pm

Master Plan:Open Space

Schools-2009 SSc9: Site Master Plan
posted by Erik Bergstrom on Dec 9, 2009, 12:55 pm

GIven that the requirement for Open Space is that it is to be "dedicated" over the life of the building, I'm having trouble deciding which plan (current, or master) to use for the SSc5.2 section...

Factory in Vietnam

CI-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Fabio Frescia on Dec 8, 2009, 5:14 am

I have a US client that is renting a space inside an existing factory to put in it his laundry facilities services. It's a part of a big warehouse, all a big environment, so it won't be possible...

Last reply: Shillpa Singh, Dec 9, 2009, 8:40 am

Energy Star

CI-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Alison Woolf on Nov 30, 2009, 1:56 pm

A few of the manufacturers do not have...

Last reply: Erik Dyrr, Dec 8, 2009, 4:48 pm