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Manufacturer definition

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Muhammad Al Mahasneh on May 21, 2020, 4:55 am


how does LEED define a manufacturer? It seems quite a no-brainer, but we got a lot of different "commercial" manufacturer names (with different names on bills, invoices,...

Last reply: Sagar Raghuwanshi, Jun 25, 2020, 9:53 am

CxA: independance of the design team

NC-v4 EAc1: Enhanced Commissioning
posted by Audrey LEDESERT on Jun 25, 2020, 5:08 am

In our office, we have 2 separate departments : one that works in building technicals (HVAC/San) and the 2nd that make consulting.

The consulting department is in charge of LEED...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Jun 25, 2020, 9:06 am

Definitions for areas excluded in calculations?

NC-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Elizabeth Powers on Sep 10, 2015, 9:03 pm

Both WEp1 and WEc1 state: "The following landscape types may be included or excluded from landscape calculations: vegetated playgrounds, athletic fields, food gardens, and urban agricultural...

Last reply: Simon Nussstein, Jun 25, 2020, 2:46 am

LEED v4 Regional Priority Credits?

NC-v4 RPc1: Regional Priority
posted by Chad Mapp on Jan 27, 2014, 2:26 pm

I am looking to confirm what the Regional Priority credits are for LEED v4. However, I am unable to find any confirmation of the LEED v4 regional priority credits on the USGBC website. The...

Last reply: BinhMinh Tran, Jun 25, 2020, 12:40 am

CO2 Sensors for Phonebooths

CI-v4 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by LEED Pro Consultant on Jun 24, 2020, 5:56 pm

Hello our project is 3 office  floors with some spaces destined only for phonebooths wich are only designed for 1 person, however because of the small area the calculations to obtain occupant...

Certified Multi-Attribute Products & Materials Pilot Credit

Pilot-Credits MRpc112: Certified Multi-attribute Products and Materials
posted by Patricia Lloyd on Jun 24, 2020, 10:28 am

I have attempted this credit on a second project as well as receiving review comments on the first project.  

Project 2: I know more this time than I did the first time around, thus I have...

LEED CI V4 Energy Model, 2 Floors

CI-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Nikhil Kumar on Sep 13, 2017, 2:02 pm

I am doing the energy simulation for LEED CI v4 Rating. There are 5 buildings named as Block 1,2,3,4&5 in the site and all buildings are conditioned by the centralized air cooled...

Last reply: Jonathan Weiss, Jun 24, 2020, 9:26 am

Light boundary for shopping center can be established at property line

Retail-NC-v4 SSc6: Light Pollution Reduction
posted by Fernando Calderon on Jun 18, 2020, 3:15 pm

We have a Retail project which is a large, corner store for a shopping center. The Project Boundary has been marked at the building footprint for the store since it is the limit for the property...

Last reply: Bill Swanson, Jun 23, 2020, 3:00 pm

Pilot-Credits EApc95- Alternative Energy Performance Metric- NYC

Pilot-Credits EApc95: Alternative Energy Performance Metric
posted by Hrisa Gatzoulis on Feb 4, 2020, 5:39 pm

Our Project team was able to use this pilot credit to achieve additional points for a mixed use office space and trading floor in New York City. We were able to work with the client to provide...

Last reply: Keith Lane, Jun 23, 2020, 2:16 pm

Baseline parking for a DATACENTER

CS-v4 LTc7: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Marion THIBAULT on Jun 23, 2020, 12:11 pm

Hi everyone,

I'm working on a DATACENTER project, and I can't find the baseline parking capacity for this type of building. It is not included in the "TABLE 1 - Base Ratios for parking...