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Calculating Total Required Green Power Quantity for Mixed Use Core and Shell (CS) project

CS-v4 EAc7: Green power and carbon offsets
posted by Josie Plaut on Aug 5, 2018, 7:23 pm

I'm supporting The HUB RiNo Station project (1000100418 - LEED v4 BD+C: CS ). We are pursuing Green Power and Carbon Offsets credit. Currently, I am using the following calculation steps to...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Jul 8, 2020, 12:26 pm

Sharing Whole-Building Energy and Water Usage Data

CI-2009 PIf1: Minimum Program Requirements
posted by Kristen Streeter on Jul 7, 2020, 5:55 pm

A client has asked for clarification of how this would happen so they can determine which box to check in the form.

For Third Party Source, does this mean USGBC sends...

Last reply: Kristina Bach, Jul 8, 2020, 12:26 pm

Indoor planters and landscape

NC-v4 WEc1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Ricardo Sá on Jul 8, 2020, 10:17 am

Dear All,

we’re currently working on a LEED certification of a new building located in a site including outdoor landscaped areas. The building itself also has indoor planters and...

Greenfield VS Previously developed site

NC-v4 SSc2: Site development - protect or restore habitat
posted by Shlomi Bal on Jul 8, 2020, 2:25 am


We have a project in Ghana, which is located on a huge site, which is mainly untouched green area, and there is no previous construction on site. 

On the other hand, some part...

Hazard identify for the project outside of the US

Pilot-Credits IPpc98: Assessment and planning for resilience
posted by Junko Miyamoto on Jul 8, 2020, 3:29 am

Hi all,

There is no hazard risk disclosure of Wildfire, Drought and Landslides and Unstable Soils in the project site. Because Japan where is the project site has no experience in those...

Bus use qualifying as "carpool/ vanpool"

NC-v4 LTc7: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Yasha Ogg on Jul 7, 2020, 6:42 pm

Hello LEEDuser Community,

I am working on a military project where a barrack-like building houses 192 occupants for training classes. These spaces are used only as long as the students are...

Position of the shower in the building

NC-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Marion THIBAULT on Jul 7, 2020, 3:23 am

Dear all LEED users,

We have planned a shower in the building to meet LEED requirements fro this credit. However, this shower is located on the other side of the building from the main...

Last reply: Yasha Ogg, Jul 7, 2020, 6:27 pm

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: Donald Green, Jul 7, 2020, 3:30 pm

Purchasing Lamps Innovation Credit

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Jason Garvens on Jan 19, 2018, 12:25 pm

For the Purchasing Lamps Innovation credit the requirements section states: "Must meet the exemplary performance criteria of the base credit (an average 35 picograms per lumen hour or less)."...

Last reply: GianCarlo Greco, Jul 7, 2020, 2:58 pm

Pilot credit: Bird collision deterrence

CS-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Adriana Hansen on Jul 7, 2020, 2:02 pm

We believe that pilot credit Bird collision deterrence is a great challenge for warehouses and distribution centers, especially as they are often located close to green areas. Regarding the...