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Pilot-Credits SSpc82: Local food production
posted by Ty Champion on Jan 4, 2021, 10:02 am

Good morning all,

For a schools project, does LEED stop ccounting garden area after the maximum 1500 SF?



No cooling tower- Group Approach Project

Pilot-Credits WEpc94: No Cooling Tower
posted by Alejandro Quiroga on Jan 3, 2021, 6:17 pm

Dear all,

I have also some doubts about this Pilot Credit (No Cooling Tower):

We are certifying a Business Park under LEED v4 O+M under Group Approach. The buildings don't have...

Blinds as Thermal Comfort Control

NC-v4 EQc5: Thermal comfort
posted by Gregory Mason on Oct 29, 2020, 12:51 am

Hi all,

Has anyone used manual blinds as their thermal comfort control (radiant temperature) for multi-occupant spaces? I don't expect it to be an issue, as putting down blinds would...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Dec 31, 2020, 1:12 am

Reuse of emergency water for toilet flushing?

NC-v4 WEc2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Erin Holdenried on Dec 30, 2020, 11:37 am

We have a laboratory project with emercency eye wash and shower stations that has a dedicated water supply.  The water in the pipes serving these fixtures must be flushed on a regular basis. ...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Dec 30, 2020, 3:01 pm

LEED Consultants working in remote mode.

NC-v4 SSp1: Construction Activity Pollution Prevention
posted by Olga Yuil on Dec 14, 2020, 11:32 am

As LEED Consultants we are working in remote mode because of COVID-19 risk.

The Project Team is concern about how this may or may not affect the certification.

Site visits are...

Last reply: Olga Yuil, Dec 30, 2020, 1:52 pm

Using "Social Equity Within the Project Team" Pilot Credit for a Design-Build project

Pilot-Credits IPpc90: Social equity within the project team
posted by Megan Leslie on Sep 18, 2018, 1:20 pm

My company has a CSR report that complies with the requirements in Option 2.  We have found that when our company makes up at least 20% (by cost) of the design contract we can easily achieve the...

Last reply: Hrisa Gatzoulis, Dec 30, 2020, 11:21 am

DOL registered apprenticeship programs

Pilot-Credits IPpc90: Social equity within the project team
posted by Kavita on Dec 29, 2020, 11:43 pm

Is there any website wherein one can check the Department of Labor registered apprenticeship programs? 

Pilot credit EQpc123: Designing with Nature, Biophilic Design for the Indoor Environment

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Veronica Reed on Dec 27, 2020, 9:10 pm


Has anyone worked with this credit in SouthAmerica?, I have ben trying to register a project for this pilot credit but cannot get through the registration process.  Are there other...

MR Pilot #87- Verified Recycling Rates

Pilot-Credits MRpc87: Verified Construction & Demolition Recycling Rates
posted by Michelle Rosenberger on Jan 17, 2019, 5:03 pm

My project is located in a fairly remote region that ironically is proximate to one of the few verified recycling rate facilities in my region, so we were lucky to be able to pursue this credit....

Last reply: Kavita, Dec 29, 2020, 11:55 pm

Registering for the Pilot Credit

Pilot-Credits IPpc90: Social equity within the project team
posted by Crissy Haley on Jan 27, 2020, 8:08 pm

Does anyone else have issues with registering IPpc90 - Social equity within the project team pilot credit for a v4 ID+C: Commercial Interiors. It does not appear as an option. 


Last reply: Kavita, Dec 29, 2020, 11:31 pm