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CI-v4 LTc2: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Gabriela Mena on May 9, 2018, 5:34 pm


We are calculating the surrounding...

Last reply: Gabriela Mena , May 15, 2018, 5:57 pm

Is Sales/Tenant agreement mandatory to comply this credit?

CS-v4 EQc5: Quality Views
posted by Mauricio Ramirez on May 8, 2018, 11:44 am


In Core-and-Shell projects, where the fit-out is not part of the scope of the developer, we can't be sure about the final layout. We develop a feasible interior layout as is...

Last reply: Mauricio Ramirez, May 10, 2018, 12:15 am

Compliant laboratory and medical equipment

NC-v4 WEc2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by LEED Pro Consultant on May 2, 2018, 2:19 pm

For equipment such as steam sterilizer and sterile process washer, the requirement mentions liters/DIN tray, does the tray has to be any specific measure?

Weekend trips frequency

NC-v4 LTc5: Access to quality transit
posted by Lourdes Salinas on Jun 7, 2016, 5:25 pm

Hello, I have a question related with the approach that can be followed in order to pursue the credit of LT Access to Quality Transportation. Is it possible to follow the same approach (as an...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Apr 25, 2018, 2:16 pm

EA P2 Window to wall ratio

CS-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Gabriela Mena on Apr 11, 2018, 7:11 pm


I am modelling a CS building, the facade for the core (stairs, restroom, elevators, and all  non conditioned area) is 100% wall am I allowed to model it as non conditioned area but...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Apr 11, 2018, 7:48 pm

Residential Lighting

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Jorge López de Obeso on Apr 5, 2018, 7:18 pm

Hi Marcus, it seems that this is a real issue in this forum and I ended up more confused.

Help me get this thing right

First, lets clarify some basic concepts:

According to...

Last reply: Jorge López de Obeso, Apr 6, 2018, 1:38 pm

Performance period table

Performance Period
posted by Gustavo De las Heras Izquierdo on Jan 5, 2018, 1:09 pm


We've been asked by the reviewer to complete and submit the following table: https://www.usgbc.org/...

Last reply: Gabriela Crespo, Mar 26, 2018, 2:57 pm

Lighting Requirements for Hotel in Core and Shell

CS-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Jorge López de Obeso on Sep 7, 2017, 6:15 pm

Hi everyone,

We are currently working with a mixed-use building which has offices, commerce and a hotel.

Our inquiry is regarding the hotel's section lighting project. Following...

Last reply: Jorge López de Obeso, Mar 12, 2018, 10:57 am

Outside airflow rates

CI-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Juan Carlos Sanabria Fallas on Feb 26, 2018, 6:24 pm

Hi I receive this comment of the reviewers:

"The Minimum Energy Performance Calculator indicates that outside airflow rates have been modeled identically in the Baseline and...

Last reply: Juan Carlos Sanabria Fallas, Mar 8, 2018, 2:26 pm

LEED EBOM for a Single Tenant Building

Warehouses-EBOM-v4 MPR1: Must be in a permanent location on existing land
posted by Bernardo Frias Bouchez on Feb 14, 2018, 1:54 pm

Dear all,

We have a prospect client who is interested in certifying his Light Industrial building of 40,000 m2. 

Since he is the owner, he has a single tenant and he would like to...