Log in

Can a single room have 3 View Types because of different window views?

NC-v4 EQc8: Quality Views
posted by Danielle Waters on Apr 10, 2019, 3:34 pm

The project is a fort dormitory where each suite has three windows -- one to the outdoors, second facing another window / outdoors, and third facing into a courtyard/lightwell. The first window...

PI Form 1, Must Use a Reasonable Site Boundary

NC-2009 PIf1: Minimum Program Requirements
posted by Vincent Pieri on Apr 10, 2019, 2:55 pm

Our project is registered as a single LEED NC 2009 building located on a previously developed site abutting an existing LEED certified and non LEED certified building site at the North boundary...

Soil restoration and testing

NC-v4 SSc2: Site development - protect or restore habitat
posted by Lyle Axelarris on Jun 27, 2016, 8:07 pm

I'd like to hear from project teams who have successfully pursued this credit. Is the soil testing actually required or is it a means to an end? The reference guide uses the word "can" a lot...

Last reply: Martha Norbeck, Apr 10, 2019, 2:32 pm

Rainwater Harvesting / Domestic Hot Water

NC-v4.1 WEc4: Water metering
posted by Michael Kelly on Apr 10, 2019, 2:29 pm

1) Does...

Products with a critically reviewed LCA

NC-v4.1 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Maggie Wildnauer on Apr 10, 2019, 1:30 pm

From reading the wording on the first option, for a critically reviewed LCA, it doesn't appear that a company needs to be explicitly recognized as a participant in the LCA - is this true? For...

Lighting Power Modeling for Core and Shell Building

CS-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Saif A on Apr 10, 2019, 10:50 am


I am trying to model the lighting power for a core and shell office building, the lighting is designed for the core spaces such as main lobby, restrooms and BOH, but the tenant spaces...

Last reply: Saif A, Apr 10, 2019, 1:14 pm

Beginner needing info on accredited business

Homes-v4 MRc2: Environmentally preferable products
posted by Lucy Grabenstein on Apr 10, 2019, 10:36 am

If anyone can point me in the right direction I would be grateful!

My father owns a reclaimed...

Lab Methods

NC-v4 EQc4: Indoor air quality assessment
posted by Nate Maniktala on Apr 2, 2019, 6:40 pm

is worthless in my opinion and per published peer reviewed papers (referenced in this forum in the past), it might be a better way to get at least one point. Log in or register to post comments ...

Last reply: Dale Walsh, Apr 10, 2019, 12:00 pm

Tenant Lease Agreement- Lighting

CS-v4 EAc2: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Ciaran McCabe on Apr 10, 2019, 10:46 am


For a LEED V4 Shell and Core building, where the lighting has already been installed as part of the Landlord works (and modelled accordingly using the ASHRAE 90.1 methodology), is...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Apr 10, 2019, 11:33 am

EAp2: Option 2. Prescriptive compliance: ASHRAE 50% Advanced Energy Design Guide for Data Centers

Data-Centers-NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Vivien Fairlamb on Apr 10, 2019, 4:26 am

Has anyone successfully used the Option 2. Pathway for a data center? The AEDG tables do not seem applicable to the use type but it seems to be a valid pathway to meet the prerequisite for a data...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Apr 10, 2019, 11:32 am