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LEED ND v4 Pilot Credit Integrative Process- Participation in the Forum

Pilot-Credits IPpc101: Integrative process
posted by Charlotte Bodnar on Jul 15, 2019, 10:47 am

As part of the requirements for this pilot credit, we are noting our participation in the Forum for a project located in Montreal that aims the LEED ND v4 certification.

A list of team...

glare-control devices for C&S

CS-v4.1 EQc4: Daylight
posted by Francesco Passerini on Jul 15, 2019, 10:32 am

Hello, the reference guide states: "Provide manual or automatic (with manual override) glare-control devices for all regularly occupied spaces".

Is that mandatory for spaces occupied by...

Base HVAC System for a Data Center / Server Room ASHRAE 90.1- 2007

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Fatou Jabbie, | BSc. Comp. Sci. | MSc. Sustainability Management | LEED AP BD+C on Jul 12, 2019, 3:54 pm

  • Modeling a Data Center: 1,682.34 sq. ft.
  • Call Center: 8,389 sq. ft.
  • Offices: 4,600 sq ft.
  • Common Spaces/Other: 17,126

The data center has an IP load...

Entryway system extends into elevator

NC-v4 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by Angela Barreto on Jul 12, 2019, 5:25 pm


we have a project with a complying entryway system at ground level. However, the LEED reviewer has pointed out an entryway system is also required at the elevator lobby in our...

REACH registration number

NC-v4 MRc4: Building product disclosure and optimization - material ingredients
posted by Francesco Passerini on Jul 8, 2019, 5:53 am

In safety data sheets the calcium diformat is labeled with REACH registration number 01-2119486476-24-xxxx

Therefore I would think that it is included in the REACH lists but in the REACH...

Last reply: Natalia Kopocinska, Jul 15, 2019, 7:07 am

No Existing and New Fixtures

CI-v4 WEp1: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Simon S. on Jul 11, 2019, 2:58 am


Our project is a expansion commercial office, no existing and new fixtures are within the LEED project scope. Should we use the Special Circumstances to meet WEp1 requirement?...

Last reply: Simon S., Jul 14, 2019, 10:40 pm

Any reason NOT to switch from v4 to v4.1 for the BPDO EPD credit?

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Renee Shirey on Jul 12, 2019, 9:59 am

I looked at the changes, and I don't see a reason why the switch to v4.1 would not be of benefit.  Am I missing anything, where it could potentially create a problem for a project?

Last reply: Wes Sullens, Jul 14, 2019, 1:43 pm

Light Pollution Reduction for Multiple buildings

NC-v4 SSc6: Light Pollution Reduction
posted by Amal Venugopal on Jul 14, 2019, 7:36 am


We are working to get LEED v4 BD+C Gold certification for multiple buildings (Office Tower G+5, Retail G+1, Canteen building G+1, Mosque GF, Service Block G+1). All buildings are...

CI-v4 LTc3- Access to quality transit- Question about "Bus Rapid Transit"

CI-v4 LTc3: Access to quality transit
posted by on Jul 11, 2019, 6:27 pm

If a lane in a public street is signed with the wording "Bus Lane Ahead" and "Bus Lane" (those phrases are written on the pavement) but cars are not technically prohibited from driving into that...

Last reply: David Posada, Jul 12, 2019, 3:17 pm


LEED Rating System Selection
posted by Tracy Marquis on Oct 28, 2018, 7:24 pm

We are renovating approximately 13,000 SF (with is about 50% of the first floor) of a 177,000 SF building.  The renovation includes interior square footage as well as some major envelope work at...

Last reply: David Eldridge, Jul 12, 2019, 2:48 pm