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Extraction distance to factory and distance from factory to construction site.

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by cedric grenier on Sep 29, 2020, 9:51 am

Hi, I'm having a little bit of trouble understanding exactly what distance they're asking for. It may sound like a bad question but it's an itch I need to scratch.

So we call steel from a...

Timeline to join for project team

Pilot-Credits IPpc90: Social equity within the project team
posted by Christoph Weindl on Sep 25, 2020, 11:27 am

We're pursuing "Social equity within the project team" with Option 2.

Under Requirement, it’s stated that “Certifications/reporting must be publicly accessible, be created within 2 years...

FAR of a retail unit within a Multi-Use Building

ND-Plan-v4 NPDc2: Compact development
posted by Tim Nabholz on Sep 28, 2020, 6:00 pm

Is there another way to count the...

Last reply: Eliot Allen, Sep 28, 2020, 7:27 pm

Number of eligible Innovation credits from Pilot Credits

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Jason Garvens on Jan 15, 2018, 12:00 pm

Can anyone confirm the number of points that can be earned solely through achieving Pilot credits? 

The way I read the requirements in the Innovation section it would appear to be up to...

Last reply: Toshif Ruikar, Sep 27, 2020, 2:40 am

Off-site renewables calculated in Optimized Energy Performance in LEED v4

NC-v4 EAc2: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Deb Favaretto on Apr 21, 2020, 3:10 pm


Under LEED v4 for BD+C NC, can we count the energy savings from off-site renewables in our Optimized Energy Performance (Option 1) calculations to potentially claim maximum 18 points...

Last reply: Jeff Ross-Bain, PE, LEED Fellow, Sep 25, 2020, 5:55 pm

Dimensional Lumber- category

NC-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Chyanne Husar on Sep 25, 2020, 8:33 am

Does dimensionable lumber used for blocking or support for interior wall partitions considered part of materials to be evaluated for LEM compliance? If so, would it general go under the wall...

Thermal comfort for LEED Airports

NC-v4 EQc5: Thermal comfort
posted by Mackenzie Anderson on Jun 17, 2020, 11:22 am

I am trying to find any official information on exceptions/modifications for LEED certifications for airports. The only info I can find is this article from USGBC ... ...

Last reply: Amal Venugopal, Sep 24, 2020, 1:44 pm

Number of Commissioning Agents

LEED Canada Forum
posted by Dola Onajin on Sep 24, 2020, 11:25 am

Is it okay to have more than one independent...

Option 2/ Strategy E- Casework Included?

Retail-NC-v4 EQc6: Interior lighting
posted by LUCY WILLIAMS on Oct 16, 2017, 10:51 am

Our "walls" have casework installed from finished floor to 36" above finished floor (since this is a retail space).  Is the casework LRV (light reflectance value) to be included in the...

Last reply: Hrisa Gatzoulis, Sep 23, 2020, 10:11 am

"Everything within the waterproofing membrane"

NC-v4.1 EQc2: Low-emitting materials
posted by James Keohane on Jun 24, 2020, 12:14 pm

The credit language states that materials which must meet the requirements are "everything within the waterproofing membrane."

The waterproofing membrane itself ( e.g....

Last reply: Ralph Bicknese, Sep 22, 2020, 7:49 pm