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Schools-2009 IEQc9: Enhanced Acoustical Performance
posted by Russell Philstrom on Oct 4, 2010, 5:30 pm

Does the...

Last reply: Daniel Hicks, Oct 4, 2010, 5:42 pm

Daylighting and view

CI-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by kelvin duen on Jul 28, 2010, 4:05 pm

I am confused as to what I should do for my calculations. My office has interior partition walls that separates rooms from other rooms with windows. These partitions, however, have panes of glass...

Last reply: Eddy Santosa, Oct 4, 2010, 4:33 pm

Re: What LEED rating system to use?

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posted by David Posada on Oct 4, 2010, 11:52 am

Case 1 sounds like NC, Major renovation. Case 2 would likely be NC if the remaining 70% is to be occupied by the owner in the future, since they will control the build-out. If that remaining...

Re: Green Cleaning Costs

General forums
posted by David Posada on Oct 4, 2010, 11:19 am

It could depend on alot of factors - but take a look at

local requirement for vegetated openspace < openspace

NC-2009 SSc5.2: Site development - maximize open space
posted by Eric JS on Oct 2, 2010, 5:02 am

The local regulation requires certain building footprint setback from site boundary. This rules quantity of open space (can be either vegetated or not vegetated). There is another local...

Last reply: David Posada, Oct 4, 2010, 10:59 am

landscaping- none added- credit applicable?

Schools-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Rachel Birnboim on Oct 1, 2010, 6:29 pm

No new landscaping, turf, or irrigation are planned for this project - can this credit be pursued in this case?

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Oct 4, 2010, 10:56 am

Is a concourse considered regularly occupied space?

NC-2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and views - daylight
posted by Shannon Deeb on Sep 30, 2010, 2:26 pm

Would the concourse area for passengers awaiting buses and trains be considered regularly occupied space? Since they are passengers and not workers, I'm unclear as to which way to go.

Last reply: TODD REED, Oct 4, 2010, 9:48 am

Can you achieve WEc1.1&1.2 by having No Landscaping?

CS-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Anita Louey on Oct 1, 2010, 5:02 pm

October 2, 2010- 9:48 am Thanks Tristan for your feedback. It was my understanding that to meet the credit it would be expected that some landscaping is required too. Just wanted to share with other forum...

Last reply: Anita Louey, Oct 2, 2010, 9:48 am

Chemical Concentrates and Portion-Controlled Dilution

EBOM-2009 IEQc3.1: Green cleaning - high performance green cleaning program
posted by John Ida on Aug 23, 2010, 10:23 pm

If all of the janitorial cleaning solutions are Green Seal certified/meet the requirements of IEQc3.3 - Sustainable Cleaning Products and Materials, does this portion of the high performance...

Last reply: John Ida, Oct 1, 2010, 9:03 pm

"Beetle kill" trees

NC-2009 MRc7: Certified Wood
posted by Kath Williams on Apr 19, 2010, 12:44 pm

Out west, we have a major environmental problem. Millions of acres of forests are dead due to beetles. The sustainable forest initiatives--and an absolutely defensive strategy--is to log these...

Last reply: Doug Pierce, AIA, Oct 1, 2010, 11:16 am