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Healthcare-v4.1 MRc5- PBT Source Reduction- Mercury- Credit form

Healthcare-v4.1 MRc5: PBT source reduction - mercury
posted by Don Jones on Apr 17, 2019, 9:37 am

Our major renovation project will use NO mercury containing lighting or devices.

1. Is there a template for this credit?

2. since our project is not healthcare, can we use this as...

Which part of a toilet need water label?

CI-v4 WEp1: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Katarzyna Toczynska on Sep 28, 2018, 4:18 am


we're just deciding on water fixtures on our project and have some trouble with choosing water closets. Our toilets consist of:

- a separate bowl

- a cistern on a fixing...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Apr 16, 2019, 8:50 pm

Confirmation of Agent's Authority

CS-2009 PIf1: Minimum Program Requirements
posted by Mary Guest on Apr 16, 2019, 4:20 pm

Hello! In a LEED Core project and when there is a property management company that represents the owner, how is that communicated on the Confirmation of Agent's Authority form?   If the...

Barriers in implementing material transparency in LEED v4 projects

NC-v4 MRc4: Building product disclosure and optimization - material ingredients
posted by SUSAN THOMAS on Apr 16, 2019, 1:30 pm

I am a master's student at State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry doing my thesis in Barriers in implementing material transparency in LEED v4 projects.


Shading by fixed construction elements- take into account for the baseline model?

NC-v4 EAc2: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Sarah Leenknegt on Apr 16, 2019, 9:38 am


Summary from Appendix G:

- self-shading is not allowed to be modeled in the baseline

- manual shading devices are not required to be modeled in the baseline


Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Apr 16, 2019, 12:12 pm

New project on university campus that already has 2700 parking spots

NC-v4 LTc8: Green vehicles
posted by Alana Cristante on Apr 16, 2019, 9:09 am

Hi there,

We are working on a new science lab on a university campus. The campus already has 2700 parking spots, with the current parking demand being only 2100 or so. Our project "...

View type 3. Unobstructed views located within the distance of three times the head height of the vision glazing

NC-v4 EQc8: Quality Views
posted by Keith Robertson on Jan 8, 2018, 1:02 pm

Basic Member July 16, 2018- 12:19 pm I would also like some clarification on this point.  In another LEEDuser thread (https://leeduser.buildinggreen.com/forum/view-type-3-private-office-space), it states...

Last reply: Sherman Aronson, Apr 16, 2019, 11:13 am

Material costs necessary?

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Tommy Linstroth on Nov 7, 2018, 1:29 pm

For EPD Option 1 or MIR Option 1, it would seem you can just submit 20+ products with EPDs and not have to provide any material cost data whatsoever in the BPDO calculator, since the cost...

Last reply: Douglas Flandro, Apr 16, 2019, 9:07 am

Refrigerated areas

NC-v4 EQc5: Thermal comfort
posted by Ricardo Sá on Apr 16, 2019, 4:45 am

Dear All,

we are evaluating the possibility of certifying a distribution center, where 85% of the area is refrigerated for product conservation (between 0 º C and 4 ºC).

In what...

Phased Cx for a phased project

NC-v4 EAp1: Fundamental commissioning and verification
posted by Peter Doo on Apr 15, 2019, 4:55 pm

We are working on a comprehensive renovation and addition of an Art Center at an independent high school. The project will be phased; existing system upgrades and building renovation in phase 1...