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EBOM-2009 EAc1: Optimize Energy Efficiency Performance
posted by Simon Sue on Aug 12, 2010, 5:38 am


We have a project here back in Taiwan and we need to achieved some credit for EAC1. I get to know that US EPA Energy Star has international program with other countries as to promote...

Last reply: Simon Sue, Aug 16, 2010, 10:04 pm


General forums
posted by Tristan Roberts on Aug 16, 2010, 11:22 am

I would suggest that you should use LEED-NC. There is no impediment to including unfinished space in a LEED-NC project. There can be some special issues that come up along the way, but no rigid...

Last reply: Dean Barone, Aug 16, 2010, 7:38 pm

right to access checklist

EBOM-2009 SSc1: LEED Certified Design and Construction
posted by Joanna Jenkins on Aug 12, 2010, 11:48 am

Do tenants of buildings earning LEED...

Last reply: Dan Ackerstein, Aug 16, 2010, 2:20 pm

New USGBC guidance on district energy systems (DES)

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Tristan Roberts on Aug 16, 2010, 1:53 pm

The new USGBC guidance document on LEED projects using district energy systems is here! I've discussed it in more detail in this...

do fire extinguishers and the

CI-2009 MRc4: Recycled Content
posted by kelvin duen on Aug 13, 2010, 9:10 am

do fire extinguishers and the cabinets that hold them count towards the materials credit? When I tried getting information from the contractor responsible for these he told me the extinguishers...

Last reply: Anne Nicklin, Aug 16, 2010, 1:04 pm

swimming stadium thermal comfort

CI-2009 IEQc7.1: Thermal comfort - design
posted by TINGXI WANG on Aug 4, 2010, 9:46 am

In my project, it is a swimming stadium. I am confused how I divide the space type. How to consider the swimmer and clothes changer?

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Aug 16, 2010, 12:45 pm

A question on a related subject

CS-2009 EAc5.1: Measurement and verification - base building
posted by Jose Salinas on Jul 29, 2010, 3:50 pm

Tristan Roberts HPDC Technical Director Quill Nook Farm LEEDuser Expert 11454 thumbs up August 16, 2010- 12:36 pm We were just discussing this very question under the LEED-EBOM EAc1 forum. I will refer you to that conversation. Log in or register to post comments ...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Aug 16, 2010, 12:36 pm

Ballasted Roofs SRI?

EBOM-2009 SSc7.2: Heat island effect - roof
posted by Cara Weber on May 21, 2010, 9:24 am

Has anyone had luck getting a good...

Last reply: Jonathan Weiss, Aug 16, 2010, 10:32 am

LEED validity for D&C systems

General forums
posted by Tristan Roberts on Aug 16, 2010, 10:29 am

Grace, there is no expiration date for a LEED certification for D&C systems (NC, CS, CI, Schools). That is because these certifications are for the design and construction, which is a one-...

Weather stripping common corridor doors

NC-2009 IEQp2: Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS) Control
posted by Alex Wong on May 10, 2010, 4:07 pm

We have a residential building with common corridors. We are supplying corridor pressurization through the corridor and the intent is to have make-up air supplied to suites through door leakage...

Last reply: Jean Marais, Aug 14, 2010, 6:43 am