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Required documentation for submittal

Pilot-Credits SSpc129: Comprehensive Composting
posted by Victoria Rios Esteve on Feb 6, 2020, 9:22 am

Hi everyone, 

We are willing to attempt to this pilot credit but in de Submittals section at the Language tab, it says: "See guide tab for documentation requirements and guidance". And...

Last reply: Deborah Stadler, Sep 3, 2020, 9:09 am

V4.1 Acoustic Performance Calculator Password

NC-v4.1 EQc9: Acoustic performance
posted by John Page on Sep 2, 2020, 3:53 pm

I filled out these Excel Workbook forms several months ago and now I cannot get access because it asks for a Password that I do not have. How can this be bypassed or a Password provided? I have...

a great addition for user comfort

Pilot-Credits EQpc47: Acoustic Comfort
posted by Abbie Ford on Sep 2, 2020, 2:33 pm

LEED for Homes seems to take a step back from user comfort compared to some of their other rating systems, and I believe this is a successful way to encourage architects to design for their user...

100% Greenfield Site

NC-v4 SSc2: Site development - protect or restore habitat
posted by Sofia Barahona on Jan 9, 2020, 11:30 am

If we are designing a project on a 100%...

Last reply: Marc Mondor, Sep 2, 2020, 7:01 pm

Uplight requirements

NC-v4 SSc6: Light Pollution Reduction
posted by Ricardo Sá on Sep 2, 2020, 12:49 pm

Dear All,

In what refers to uplight requirements – Option 2 (calculation method) implies limits to the percentage of total lumens emitted above horizontal.


Last reply: Bill Swanson, Sep 2, 2020, 3:02 pm

LEEDv4 BD+C: Core & Shell to LEEDv4 BD+C: Warehouses and Distribution

LEED Rating System Selection
posted by Wayne Mc Fall on Aug 27, 2020, 2:15 pm

Hi All,

Is it possible for a warehouse / office project to register as LEEDv4 BD+C: Core & Shell but change the certification type to LEEDv4 BD+C: Warehouses and Distribution after...

Last reply: David Eldridge, Sep 2, 2020, 1:29 pm

LEED O&M v4.1

LEED v4.1 Discussion Forum
posted by Summer Gorder on Sep 2, 2020, 1:22 pm

I am working on multiple LEED BD&C version 4 projects, but starting my first O&M project. Will I have the same option to upgrade just certain credits to LEEDv4.1 if I register under LEED...

Determination of the solar reflectance

NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Ricardo Sá on Sep 2, 2020, 12:55 pm

Dear All,

One of our clients is pursuing compliance with requirements for pavings (SR at least 0.28, 3 years aged or initial SR of at least 0.33) and one paving manufacturer...

Campus approach

NC-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Ricardo Sá on Sep 2, 2020, 12:50 pm

Dear All,

we are applying the Campus Approach to certify a set of buildings within the same site (using the LEED NC BD+C v4).

We are using the guidance of the...

Nonattainment area for PM2.5

EBOM-v4.1 EQp1: Minimum Indoor Air Quality
posted by Sarah Birchall on Sep 2, 2020, 12:43 pm

How do I find out if my project (which is located in the UK) is in a nonattainment area for fine particulate matter (PM2.5)?