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Existing Building Demolition

CS-v4.1 LTc3: High Priority Site and Equitable Development
posted by Narguess Kh on Jul 21, 2021, 10:18 am

I am working on a project which will be built on existing site. Results of...

Last reply: Emily Purcell, Jul 21, 2021, 3:38 pm

View Type 3 with Permanent Obstruction Near Ceiling

NC-v4 EQc8: Quality Views
posted by Laura Heagler on Jul 20, 2021, 4:16 pm

Ryan Harrington LEEDuser Premium Member 3 thumbs up July 20, 2021- 9:15 pm I would suspect the ducts would deduct from the available view. I would treat the ducts the same way you are instructed to treat furniture. Take a look here, https://leeduser.buildinggreen.com/forum/view-type-3-unobstructed-views-... i have posted some diagrams I used to define my views to suport my calculations. My submittal for the credit was approved and my documentation accepted.  Log in or register to post comments Laura Heagler GLMV Architecture, Inc. LEEDuser Basic Member July 21, 2021- 9:30 am Ryan, I think I understand your...

Last reply: Ryan Harrington, Jul 21, 2021, 12:01 pm

Adjacent Site definition confusion

Warehouses-NC-v4 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Michael Yi on Jul 21, 2021, 2:40 am


I am having a little bit of trouble understanding what would constitute an intervening rights-of-way for a potential extra point in Option 1 of the Surrounding Density and Diverse...

Monthly Evapotranspiration Rate

NC-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Senna Sabir on Jan 15, 2020, 12:21 am


Our project is located outside the US and so we're applying the  FAO ETo calculator:...

Last reply: Afogreen Build, Jul 21, 2021, 5:57 am

No residential buildings

NC-v4 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Zeynep Cakir on Jun 25, 2021, 6:39 am

Our project is located in an organized industrial zone. While there are no residential buildings within 400 m of the project, the commercial building...

Last reply: Afogreen Build, Jul 21, 2021, 5:56 am

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: Ryan Harrington, Jul 20, 2021, 9:19 pm

Commissioning Fees

NC-v4 EAc1: Enhanced Commissioning
posted by Tom Grassi on Aug 13, 2019, 10:57 am

I am looking for updated studies with cost data for LEED v4 Commissioning services, including Enhanced, Envelope and Monitoring-Based Commissioning.  "The Cost of LEED v4" is a good publication,...

Last reply: Joyce Kelly, Jul 20, 2021, 7:01 pm

trees shading calculation

NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Loic Angot on Sep 15, 2017, 2:53 pm

Project Location : Canada, Ontario


A question about shading calculation for heat island credit, non-roof measures.

In the LEED reference Guide (V4), the example...

Last reply: Deborah Lucking, Jul 20, 2021, 5:18 pm

Heat Island reduction provided by the building itsself

NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Carmen Mielecke on Apr 19, 2017, 8:09 am

Dear All, if a Project consists of many small courtyyards and shade for those courtyyards is provided by the building...

Last reply: Lyle Axelarris, Jul 20, 2021, 4:32 pm

LEED Online Credits not eligible in Innovation in Design Only

NC-v4 RPc1: Regional Priority
posted by Katie Vasbinder on Jun 11, 2021, 12:44 pm

Afogreen Build www.afogreenbuild.com Green Building Consultant LEEDuser Premium Member 8 thumbs up July 16, 2021- 3:42 am Hi Katie, Have you been trying to use different browser? We saw not exactly the same but quite similar problem in this link (https://leeduser.buildinggreen.com/forum/no-credit-uploads-available-credit-light-pollution-reduction-within-project) and suggest using different browser. If Regional Priority credits for other credits is eligible, it is also supposed to be eligible for Innovation credit. Log in or register to post comments Katie Vasbinder LEEDuser Basic Member July 16, 2021-...

Last reply: Deborah Lucking, Jul 20, 2021, 2:12 pm