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Pilot-Credits EQpc44: Ergonomics approach for computer users
posted by Kath Williams on Feb 17, 2020, 2:01 pm

On many projects, the owners simply think of bringing furniture from previous office to save money.  This pilot credit gave one owner the opportunity to look throughout the corporation and find...

seperate control of presentation walls in small rooms

NC-v4 EQc6: Interior lighting
posted by Benjamin Weise on Feb 12, 2020, 5:16 am

Hi! There are big medium and small meeting rooms featuring presentation walls. They all have direct lighting from above the tables. In the big and medium rooms there are multiple lamps which can...

Last reply: Benjamin Weise, Feb 17, 2020, 1:39 pm

"Local" food production

Pilot-Credits SSpc82: Local food production
posted by Kath Williams on Feb 17, 2020, 1:37 pm

Although there is great value in the intent of this credit, it is very challenging in cold climates where the rooftops are ideal spots but the weather doesn't allow for an abundance of produce. ...

Multiple mode

Retail-NC-v4 EQc6: Interior lighting
posted by Francesco Passerini on Feb 17, 2020, 11:49 am

In the form in leedonline for Sales areas lighting controls as "Lighting Control Type" the option "Multiple mode" is present. What is the definition of Multiple mode?


Does Option 2 apply to LEED for Retail?

Retail-NC-v4 EQc6: Interior lighting
posted by Deborah Lucking on Jul 1, 2019, 4:52 pm

Here is the Credit language "For at least 90% of the individual occupant spaces in office and administrative areas, provide individual lighting controls. In sales areas, provide controls that can...

Last reply: Francesco Passerini, Feb 17, 2020, 11:45 am

Base buildings required in calculator & WaterSense labelled?

CI-v4 WEp1: Indoor water use reduction
posted by RDK E&S on Sep 3, 2019, 2:57 pm

Hi everyone, 

I received a comment on a project for not including base building fixtures in the water reduction calculator. Based on the LEED user excerpt below, I was led to believe they...

Last reply: Eric Bautista, Feb 15, 2020, 6:23 pm

Swimming Pools Baseline Definition

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Ricardo Sá on Feb 6, 2020, 4:57 am

Dear All,

we're currently certifying an hotel facility that includes indoor heated pools. In what relates to energy modeling, I have several questions I would like to see clarified...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Feb 15, 2020, 6:01 pm

Does Hardware need to be included in the Walls category?

NC-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Renee Shirey on Feb 14, 2020, 2:33 pm

Since hardware (locksets, closers, kickplates) is installed on a door, and a door is part of the Walls category, is hardware required in the Walls category?  I am leaning towards 'Yes", but then...

Last reply: David Posada, Feb 14, 2020, 5:02 pm

Rainwater Management- No discharge at all or No immediate discharge?

NC-v4 SSc4: Rainwater management
posted by Junru Shen on Aug 8, 2018, 2:34 pm

Hi All, 

We are pursuing option 1 of the Rainwater management credit on our LEED v4 new construction project. I find that the credit requirement is not super clear on whether controlled...

Last reply: Vincent Pieri, Feb 14, 2020, 4:10 pm

LEED v4.1 Renewable Energy Production

NC-v4.1 EAc5: Renewable energy
posted by Ruju Rathod on Feb 13, 2020, 12:57 pm

We are evaluating the possibility of applying for the Renewable Energy Production credit under LEEDv4.1 for an office building that is receiving...

Last reply: Ruju Rathod, Feb 14, 2020, 1:55 pm