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How long after a project is completed can credits be submitted?

Healthcare-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Stephanie Kreps on Aug 19, 2019, 2:08 pm

If a new construction project is already registered in LEED online, can the credit submittal process begin after the building has been completed? And how much longer after the project has been...

Trellis in Vegetated Area

NC-2009 SSc5.2: Site development - maximize open space
posted by Summer on Aug 20, 2019, 6:30 am

I'm working on a project with an open space and vegetated area compliant to the credit requirement. By this time, the owner wants to put a trellis with roof (which is not part of the building...

Are Shades 'Furniture and Furnishings'?

CI-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Julie Hendricks on May 31, 2019, 12:53 pm

Motorized  and manual shades (such as Mechoshade) are in Division 12.  Do they count as "stand-alone furniture items" that must be included in low-emitting materials calculations?

Last reply: Allen Cornett, Aug 19, 2019, 11:58 am

Update information for previously awarded credits

LEED Reviews: Appeals, Design/Construction Submittals, and more
posted by Silvia Ruiz on Jun 27, 2013, 12:37 pm

Our project got back the Final Design Review, but changes that affect one Awarded credit occurred during construction. Can we revise the previously Awarded credit calculations and submit this...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Aug 19, 2019, 11:11 am

Plaster suitable for interior and sheltered exterior use

LEED v4.1 Discussion Forum
posted by Claire Smith on Aug 18, 2019, 10:07 pm


For plaster (lime & clay) which credits are applicable in New Construction and Commercial Interiors?  

  • Building Life-Cycle Impact Reduction?
  • Building Product...

Fresh Air Requirement for Dwelling Units

NC-v4 EQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Pan Pan on Aug 18, 2019, 10:40 am


Can I use 62.2-2010 instead of the 62.1-2010 ventilation rate calculation procedure for dwelling units? The project is a 4-story apartment building? Thanks. Hope you can help me. 

Requirements to meet CO2 monitoring

NC-v4 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by Lise Dannesboe on Apr 26, 2019, 8:42 am

Hi All

Hope someone can specify the following. When the credit requires "Provide a control drawing sample showing the...

Last reply: David Posada, Aug 16, 2019, 7:11 pm

Option 1 shared multi-occupant spaces

EBOM-v4 EQc4: Interior lighting
posted by Simon S. on Jul 30, 2019, 11:26 pm


According to EQc4 requirements, all shared multi-occupant spaces have to meet "Have in place multizone control systems that enable occupants to adjust the lighting to meet group...

Last reply: David Scheer, Aug 16, 2019, 2:01 pm

NAF Composites Not CARB

NC-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Michelle Rosenberger on Aug 16, 2019, 12:54 pm

There are particleboard products that are NAF with third party certifications that LEED reviewers will not accept because they do not have a CARB exempt executive order. I have asked reviewers to...

Last reply: Michelle Rosenberger, Aug 16, 2019, 2:01 pm

Garage Roll-Up Doors for Daylighting

NC-v4 EQc7: Daylight
posted by Abhinay Sharma on Aug 12, 2019, 7:59 pm


I am modeling a plant that has regularly occupied spaces classified as work spaces. These spaces have little to no windows which hurts overall...

Last reply: David Scheer, Aug 16, 2019, 1:50 pm