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Version 4.1 icons not appearing on LEED Online

LEED v4.1 Discussion Forum
posted by Harry Flamm on May 7, 2019, 12:49 pm

One of my V4 LEED Online projects doesn't show the arrow icons for switching to V4.1, though my other projects do show them.  Is there some master "toggle-switch...

Last reply: Karen Joslin, Jun 4, 2019, 1:31 pm

BOD review from the BECx consultant

NC-v4 EAc1: Enhanced Commissioning
posted by Julie Trottier on Jun 4, 2019, 11:44 am

Good Morning,

In order to pursue the EAc1 option 2 , we are the building envelope...

Registered as Group project to be changed to Campus

LEED Guidance for Campuses and Multiple Buildings
posted by Vicky Smith on Jun 3, 2019, 10:28 pm


We have a 3 tower project and we have already registered it under a group project. However, due to changes in planning strategy the 2 towers were deferred to construct while the 1...

exemplary performance

NC-v4.1 LTc7: Reduced parking footprint
posted by ANDREA VALENTINI on Jun 4, 2019, 6:05 am

Is there still an exemplary performance for this credit in v4.1? what are the requirements for that? Thanks

Last reply: Bipin Karki, Jun 4, 2019, 7:13 am

Daylight Measurement Levels

EBOM-v4 EQc5: Daylight and quality views
posted by Jordan Sager on Nov 17, 2014, 1:29 pm

Previously in LEED v2009, daylight area that was measured above 500fc could still comply if there were view-preserving shades present.

Does this still apply to areas in v4 where the...

Last reply: Ramkrishna kashyap Kashyap, Jun 4, 2019, 4:12 am

Private application assisted living

NC-v4 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Neil Rosen on May 31, 2019, 3:10 pm

Would the lavatories in the resident's rooms at an assisted living facility be considered a Private application? 

Last reply: David Posada, Jun 3, 2019, 10:25 pm

Are Shades 'Furniture and Furnishings'?

CI-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Julie Hendricks on May 31, 2019, 12:53 pm

Motorized  and manual shades (such as Mechoshade) are in Division 12.  Do they count as "stand-alone furniture items" that must be included in low-emitting materials calculations?

Last reply: Julie Hendricks, Jun 3, 2019, 6:19 pm

Heat rejection

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Hagen Bork on Jun 3, 2019, 7:41 am

Can you define what "heat rejection" is? I'm not exactly sure which energy counts towards "heat rejection".

Is it the amount of energy that the cooling unit needs to eject the heat...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Jun 3, 2019, 4:48 pm

Existing PV on previously certified project

NC-v4 EAc5: Renewable energy production
posted by Yu Zhang on Feb 13, 2019, 3:33 pm

I have a project that is a new building located on a previous certified LEED project with PV production.  The previous project had >90% offset by energy use and >100% offset by cost from...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Jun 3, 2019, 4:47 pm

Use of water features to improve soundscape of areas affected by undesirable noise

Pilot-Credits EQpc123: Designing with Nature, Biophilic Design for the Indoor Environment
posted by Richard Manning on Jun 3, 2019, 1:16 pm

Can anyone direct us to resources or research that demonstrates the masking effects of water features (for example fountains, rain chains, or even recordings of water sounds) to help cancel out...