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Non Regularly Occupied Spaces

CS-v4.1 EQc4: Daylight
posted by Mitra Sajjadi on Mar 18, 2020, 10:26 am

I have a quick question. Are phone rooms/focus rooms non regularly occupied spaces? I could not find that in the chart and I wanted to make sure my assumption is correct.

Thank You...

Lighting Controls on restaurants and and gymnasiums

NC-v4 EQc6: Interior lighting
posted by Ricardo Sá on Jun 18, 2018, 6:42 am

Dear All,

According to LEED v4 EQC6 (Interior Lighting), all shared multi occupant spaces shall be endowed with control systems that enable occupants to adjust the lighting to meet...

Last reply: John Beeson, Mar 18, 2020, 9:11 am

Continuous vs Intermittent Exhaust Rate

NC-v4 EQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Boggarm Setty on Mar 18, 2020, 8:28 am

We are working on a high rise apartment job following ASHRAE 62.1. We have dedicated Heat pump for all dwelling unit and dedicated remote exhaust fan for toilet/kitchen. We are thinking of...

Reduced parking Footprint

NC-v4.1 LTc7: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Maria sAra Di maggio on May 7, 2019, 6:32 am


Are on-street car parking spots belonging to the project owner counted towards the final car parking capacity in LEED Version V4.1?

Last reply: Hannah Lee Sevilla, Mar 18, 2020, 8:24 am

Cafeteria with patio seating

NC-v4 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by Margaret Montgomery on Mar 17, 2020, 6:20 pm

In a cafeteria situation where indoor seating bleeds into patio seating with operable windows and person doors between, I assume we still need a walkoff system? It might need to be the entire...

SSc6: Light Pollution Reduction (Internally Illuminated Exterior Signage)

CS-v4 SSc6: Light Pollution Reduction
posted by Estra Marku on Mar 12, 2020, 11:42 am

This credit requires that all internally illuminated exterior signage must not exceed a luminance of 200 cd/m2 (nits) during nighttime hours and 2000 cd/m2 (nits) during daytime hours. 


Last reply: Estra Marku, Mar 17, 2020, 3:01 pm

Low emitting Material- Insulation

CS-v4.1 EQc2: Low-emitting materials
posted by Malin Folkesson on Oct 3, 2019, 8:55 am


Is fire insulation included in LEED v4 or v4.1 Low Emitting Materials?  In WELL insulation used for purposes of fire safety are not included because the function is more important. r...

Last reply: Sara Hickman, Mar 17, 2020, 12:45 pm

Zero lot line projects with no parking provided

NC-v4 LTc8: Green vehicles
posted by Summer Gorder on Feb 13, 2019, 12:10 pm

What are options for zero lot projects with no parking provided in an urban context? Also, the project is a Health Department HQ, but does have truck loading. Can the warehouse option for Reduced...

Last reply: David Hubka, Mar 16, 2020, 2:38 pm

Reduced Truck Idling Documentation

Warehouses-NC-v4 LTc8: Green vehicles
posted by Szymon Zwoniarkiewicz on Apr 3, 2018, 5:38 am

Dear all, 

I just review the LEED Design Review. I need to provide additional documentation "that demonstrates the ability for drivers to shut down the truck engine while maintaining...

Last reply: Ciaran McCabe, Mar 16, 2020, 1:32 pm

Points in Addition to Renewable Energy Production?

NC-v4 EAc2: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Dianne Herrin on Mar 16, 2017, 2:17 pm

Hi - Our solar PV system is adding two points to our "optimize energy performance" category due to the cost offset. Can I also claim additional points for...

Last reply: Stephanie Graham, Mar 16, 2020, 1:29 pm