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Exterior lighting

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Santiago Sanchez Sanchez on Nov 14, 2018, 10:24 am


I am currently working on a residential project looking for certification under LEED V4.

The interior areas will be most apartment spaces, these apartments have balconies. In...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Dec 10, 2018, 12:45 pm

Energy Performance Calculator- Group Approach

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Praveenbabu Rajkumar on Dec 10, 2018, 5:40 am

Hi All,

We are working in LEED NC v2009 project which is having multiple buildings and the project is going Group approach method.

Now we are trying to fill energy performance...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Dec 10, 2018, 12:38 pm

Clark Dietrich "Separate Product" Counts for EPDs/HPDs

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Jesse Hunt on Oct 23, 2018, 6:36 pm

Hey folks,

I have a list of different length and shape cold-formed steel studs and clips for a project. They all carry an EPD and HPD. Clark Dietrich states that, similar to carpet of...

Last reply: Keith Robertson, Dec 10, 2018, 12:34 pm

Product Environmental Profile- PEP

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Johanna Huddle on Jan 23, 2018, 2:08 pm

I have a PEP for a recessed floor box, and it looks similar to an EPD, but I wasn't sure if LEED would count this.


Last reply: Keith Robertson, Dec 10, 2018, 12:19 pm

Shower Requirement

CI-v4 LTc4: Bicycle facilities
posted by Laura Eubanks on Jan 30, 2017, 4:20 pm

Does the shower and changing facility have to be located in the building being certified or can it be located in a nearby building?

Last reply: Tracy Marquis, Dec 10, 2018, 11:21 am

Entryway systems

NC-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Charline SEYTIER on Nov 20, 2017, 1:16 pm

Hello everyone,

Are entryway systems included in flooring category? It is unclear in the reference guide. Thanks!!

Last reply: Megan Leslie, Dec 10, 2018, 11:17 am

Irrigation Baseline

Pilot-Credits WEpc115: Whole Project Water Use Reduction
posted by Ricardo Sá on Dec 10, 2018, 10:16 am


we are considering the application of the water efficiency alternative compliance path (ACP) “Whole Project Water Use Reduction” (Pilot Credit) in a...

Calculations needed for the whole project or each space?

CI-v4 EQc4: Indoor air quality assessment
posted by Katarzyna Toczynska on Dec 10, 2018, 10:07 am

Hi everyone!

I'm having a trouble with calculations for this credit. I don't understand whether the outdoor air volume of 4 267 140 l/m2 (14,000 ft3/ft2) is needed to be delivered for the...

Should a non-regular garage be included within LEED boundary?

NC-2009 MPR3: Must use a reasonable site boundary
posted by Justin Brevick on Nov 21, 2018, 3:44 pm

I am working on a 15,500 sq.ft kennel project in Cleveland, Ohio, that has a detached garage. 

The heated garage is over 1000 sq.ft and stores 10 vans used to drop off animals at the main...

Last reply: Emily Purcell, Dec 10, 2018, 9:52 am

Bicycle racks distance when in garage

CS-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by David Lazaro on Sep 15, 2017, 7:58 am

When requiring bicyle racks are 30 metres from any functional entry to the building, what is the ruling regarding basements? In LEED v2009, a bicycle rack placed in the garage in a basement...

Last reply: David Hubka, Dec 10, 2018, 9:33 am