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1 EV charging station for 2 spaces and Vehicle Fueling Capacity per Station

CS-2009 SSc4.3: Alternative transportation - low-emitting and fuel-efficient vehicles
posted by Edgar Arevalo on Aug 2, 2019, 2:01 pm

I was informed that the LEED project in question has 1 charging station and two reserved parking spots.  Am I to assume that this station has two charging cables, one for each spot, or should I...

Last reply: Edgar Arevalo, Aug 6, 2019, 4:12 pm


Pilot-Credits EQpc44: Ergonomics approach for computer users
posted by Lou Niles II on Aug 6, 2019, 1:40 pm

We pursued this pilot credit on one of our interior projects and did well with only one set of comments. The review team seemed to not see that we had uploaded the required Registration and...

PV panels outside the Leed project boundary

NC-v4 EAc2: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Stephan Zweig on Aug 5, 2019, 2:45 am

Hello to all Leed User community,

I have following question:

Is it possible for the credit Otpimize enetgy performance to count PV panels that are located outside the LPB?


Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Aug 6, 2019, 11:00 am

Increase of cost by percentage when applying LEM credits

NC-2009 IEQc4.1: Low-emitting materials - adhesives and sealants
posted by Claudio Leon on Aug 5, 2019, 12:02 pm

Hi all,

what would you estimate as a cost increase (percentage wise) in a project budget when applying all four LOW EMIITING MATERIAL credits for a multifamily midrise residential project...

LEED for Healthcare

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by David Hubka on Jul 31, 2018, 4:39 pm

Hello Marcus,

Why is there a sliding scale for Healthcare as opposed to New Construction?

For example a New Construction project achieves 1 LEED point for demonstrating a 6%...

Last reply: David Hubka, Aug 5, 2019, 5:10 pm

All equipment tested as part of commissioning?

NC-2009 EAp1: Fundamental Commissioning of Building Energy Systems
posted by Jill Watkins on Mar 22, 2019, 11:22 am

I am LEED consultant on a convention center renovation/addition and some team members are asking whether or not all equipment needs to be tested in all modes of operation, or if one of each type...

Last reply: David Hubka, Aug 5, 2019, 1:47 pm

LEED Online Form?

NC-v4.1 EAc4: Grid Harmonization
posted by Deborah Lucking on Aug 5, 2019, 12:45 pm


we are looking at pursuing this Credit, but need to ascertain what exactly is required in terms of documentation.  We can't find the form on the LEED Credit Library.  Can anyone help...

Definition of Manual Override

CS-v4.1 EQc4: Daylight
posted by Susan Di Giulio on Aug 4, 2019, 9:40 am


We are working on an office high rise in the US southwest. There is floor to ceiling glazing throughout and Mecho shades on an automated schedule based on sun position will be...

Exterior Lighting- Confirm only one option for compliance

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Jasmine A on Aug 1, 2019, 7:25 pm

Hello all, 

This should be an easy one but the LEED requirements aren't clear to me on this. The following USGBC page doesn't distinguish (or label) option 1 vs. option 2: ...

Documenting the various Water Efficiency Credits

CS-2009 WEc2: Innovative Wastewater Technologies
posted by Guillermo Hernandez Espinoza on Aug 2, 2019, 2:09 pm

Hi everyone.

I'm a bit confused about how to document the different credits, due to the way I should fill the forms.

In summary, we achieve a 32% reduction on potable water use by...