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NC-v4 EQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Omar Elrawy on Apr 29, 2021, 12:04 am

We have a project in Vietnam in which the local standard (5.5 lps/person) is more stringent than ASHRAE 62.1.

Q1: Does a more stringent standard means higher fresh air requirements?


Last reply: Casey Cullen-Woods, Apr 30, 2021, 3:11 pm

Industrial or non-regular process load

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Charalampos Giannikopoulos on Nov 16, 2016, 8:52 am

For a facilities with increased process load (more than 60%), other than data centers, including but not limited to industrial facilities, is there a particular guidance in establishing a...

Last reply: David Hubka, Apr 30, 2021, 12:48 pm

LPG Gas Connection and Usage in the LEED certified building.

NC-2009 EAc3: Enhanced Commissioning
posted by Selvam C on Apr 30, 2021, 12:14 am

Dear Team, 

Greeting to everyone, 

We need to understand about the LEED process and procedure / guidelines of the LPG Gas or Cooking Gas services and usage for the LEED certified...

Studio apartment classification

NC-v4 EQc6: Interior lighting
posted by Ekaterina Roslavker on Apr 30, 2021, 7:32 am

Hi all, 

can anyone tell me whether a mezzanine studio apartment should be classified as an individual space as a whole, or it has both individual and multi-occupant spaces (bedroom on the...

All Gender Restrooms- Extent of Hygiene Product Distribution

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Summer Minchew on Apr 2, 2021, 10:56 am

The All Gender Restrooms Pilot general requirements state: "Facilities should provide means for the distribution of menstruation hygiene products." This is a little vauge, does this mean every...

Last reply: Zeynep Cakir, Apr 30, 2021, 7:50 am

What if daylight/views are not allowed in a reasearch laboraty space?

NC-v4 EQc7: Daylight
posted by J Schütz on Apr 28, 2021, 11:56 am

Dear all,

we are currently working on a research laboratory, which contains normal daylighted office spaces and enclosed laboratory spaces. The occupants will switch between their desk and...

Last reply: Ale g, Apr 30, 2021, 3:11 am

Fixture Family Clarification

Data-Centers-NC-v4.1 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Sonya Cortez on Apr 27, 2021, 5:52 pm

My project has: 1-men's restroom (has a urinal), 1-women's restroom, and 8-unisex restrooms (two have urinals)

I'm confused about the Percent of Occupants (%) column. So far I've entered:...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Apr 30, 2021, 12:16 am

Provide a safe working environment during construction?

Pilot-Credits INpc137: Safety First: Cleaning and Disinfecting Your Space
posted by Bethany Beers on Mar 2, 2021, 1:29 pm

We interpreted the intent of these two pilot credits (Safety First - Cleaning and Disinfecting; Re-enter Your Workplace) to be: provide a safe working environment during construction. For this...

Last reply: Deborah Stadler, Apr 29, 2021, 5:15 pm

Active Monitoring System

Pilot-Credits EQpc124: Performance-based indoor air quality design and assessment
posted by Charlie Popeck on Jul 30, 2019, 4:11 am


The credit language says that "An active monitoring device" must be installed at all times to continuously monitor contaminant levels and appropriate mitigation measures must be...

Last reply: Aya El-Khouly, Apr 29, 2021, 2:50 pm

Enamel Classification

NC-2009 IEQc4.2: Low-emitting materials - paints and coatings
posted by Alexia Anastassiadis on Apr 29, 2021, 12:20 pm

Hi all! 

Our project is outside the US in a non-english speaking country. Which is why we have a hard time translating paint types into their corresponding classification. How would you...