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What is meant by Informal Transit?

CS-v4.1 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Amgad Khattab on Jan 1, 2020, 9:30 am
Last reply: Olga Yuil, May 20, 2020, 8:56 pm

Option 2 Optimization- from what?

NC-v4.1 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Margaret Montgomery on May 20, 2020, 6:03 pm

I think, perhaps foolishly, that we may have some products that can meet this requirement, but can only move forward if I can answer two key questions: 

1. What is the baseline from which...

Achievement of Triple Bottom Line Analysis by Major Credit Category

Pilot-Credits INpc122: Informing Design by Major Credit Category Using Triple Bottom Line Analysis
posted by Candice Rogers on May 20, 2020, 5:01 pm

Hello.  We have documented Triple Bottom Line Analysis using Autocase for a Warehouse and Distribution Center.  The effort returned very interesting results in terms of values and particularly...

Systems requiring metering

CS-v4 EAc3: Advanced Energy Metering
posted by Tim Nabholz on Apr 4, 2017, 11:20 am

Hi All,

I am pursuing this credit for a LEED v4 Core and Shell project and am having trouble determining which systems require meters. The credit requirements state "Install advanced...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, May 20, 2020, 4:33 pm

ASHRAE 90.1 requirements

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Guillaume Rose on Oct 1, 2019, 5:28 am


I work on a Core & Shell project based in Paris and i have a question about ASHRAE 90.1 Standards, and more especially on the possibility to derogate to certain requirements. On...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, May 20, 2020, 4:30 pm

Water fixtures outside the project boundary

NC-v4 WEc2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Thomas Tran on May 19, 2020, 2:58 am

Dear All,

We claim water savings of a Warehouse project which does not install any water fixtures, instead they will be installed in the closeby new factory (under the same owner). We got...

Last reply: Bipin Karki, May 20, 2020, 2:43 pm

Mulch Play Areas as Hardscape?

Schools-NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Brian Salazar on May 14, 2020, 12:14 pm

I've had wood as hardscape and had the same question at some point...this post was in v3, but you may still be able to use it as reference:  https://leeduser.buildinggreen.com/forum/sri-wood Log...

Last reply: Brian Salazar, May 20, 2020, 12:53 pm

Fire Station Apparatus Bay Filtration Requirement

NC-v4 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by Elizabeth Hargrave on May 20, 2020, 11:46 am

I am working on a Fire Station Project.  We are going for the EQ Credit: Enhanced Indoor Air Quality Strategies Option 1.  We are mechanically ventilated in both the Fire Station living spaces...

Campus approach for Renewable Energy Production

Healthcare-v4 EAc5: Renewable energy production
posted by Ruju Rathod on Oct 29, 2019, 5:21 pm

We are working on a LEED-NC Healthcare certification for one of the buildings in a healthcare campus.

Can we get points under Renewable Energy Production for solar panels that are...

Last reply: Hashir Usman, May 20, 2020, 11:22 am

Documenting Construction Credits for Individula registered projects within Master Site...

LEED Guidance for Campuses and Multiple Buildings
posted by Rick Alfandre on May 20, 2020, 11:11 am

We are working on a project with a Master Site and 2 registered projects on the site.    For Construction Credits such as Mr 4 Recycled Content our budget is for the overall project, not building...