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Female Bidets in LEED calculation?

NC-v4 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Hieu Huynh on Mar 29, 2019, 4:25 am

Hi LEED experts,

My project has female bidets, which are different from handheld bidet sprays. I would like to ask if LEED takes female bidets into account and includes in the calculation...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Jun 26, 2019, 3:06 pm

Seven Point Scale for Occupant Comfort Survey

EBOM-v4 EQc10: Occupant comfort survey
posted by Alex Goulden on Jun 26, 2019, 11:03 am


In the LEEDuser's viewpoint section it says that the survey must use a seven point scale, but in the reference guide it says that it "should" have a seven point scale and that it...

Last reply: Trista Little, Jun 26, 2019, 3:00 pm

School District doesn't track water use in Energy Star Portfolio Manager

Schools-2009 EAc5: Measurement and Verification
posted by Katie Felver on Jun 19, 2019, 7:27 pm

For PIF1 - we opted to select the USGBC approved template for providing the 5 years worth of energy and water use data. We chose this option because the district only tracks energy use with...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Jun 26, 2019, 2:19 pm

MRc6 & MRc7

NC-2009 MRc6: Rapidly Renewable Materials
posted by Richard Metts on Jun 24, 2019, 11:10 am

Our team has asked the question if both MRc6 and MRc7 can both be entered together for credits.  The project has...

Last reply: debra a. lombard, Jun 26, 2019, 11:49 am

How does the USGBC evaluate EPD expiration dates for projects with long construction periods.

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by James Howarth on Jun 25, 2019, 2:54 pm

(https://leeduser.buildinggreen.com/forum/epd-expiration-date), but not necessarily when its installed. However, its probably safest to, as much as possible, ensure that the EPD's you are using aren't expired by the time of your review. If that's...

Last reply: Mike Noon, Jun 26, 2019, 11:30 am

Definition of Core Learning Space

Schools-NC-v4 EQp3: Minimum acoustic performance
posted by Mohammad H Abbasi on Jun 25, 2019, 1:07 pm

Hi All, 

Does anyone know if we need to include metal and...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Jun 26, 2019, 11:01 am

Is data-sharing letter needed from Owner?

CI-v4 EAc3: Advanced Energy Metering
posted by Renee Shirey on Jun 26, 2019, 10:43 am

In LEED NC-v4 - EAc Building-Level Energy Metering a letter is required from the Owner to state their commitment to share energy consumption data. In the credit template there is a...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Jun 26, 2019, 10:48 am

Electrochromic Glazing for LEED v4 EQ 8.1 Quality Views Credit

NC-v4 EQc8: Quality Views
posted by Shalini Gali on Sep 14, 2018, 1:24 pm

LEED v4 states that “View glazing in the contributing area must provide a clear image of the exterior, not obstructed by frits, fibers, patterned glazing, or added tints that distort color...

Last reply: Danielle Waters, Jun 26, 2019, 9:12 am

Does anyone know if exemplary performance points are still available in V4.1

NC-v4.1 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by James Howarth on Jun 25, 2019, 4:36 pm

Our project is currently registered in V4 and considering opting in to V4.1 for the Building Product Disclosure and Optimization - Environmental Product Declarations credit.


Last reply: Bipin Karki, Jun 26, 2019, 7:22 am

Submeter on exterior hose bibs

NC-v4 WEc4: Water metering
posted by Jason Garvens on Sep 12, 2018, 9:52 am

Is this credit's intent satisfied by having a second submeter serving a buildings exterior hose bibs (in addition to a...

Last reply: Sue Bryant, Jun 25, 2019, 5:20 pm