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WELL Communities credits to be used as INc in LEED ND

ND-Plan-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Oana Stamatin on May 13, 2019, 8:49 am

Hi everybody! For my v4 LEED ND Plan, I would like to propose as Innovation Credits some features from WELL Communities. Has anybody else considered this strategy before, and could tell me if it...

Last reply: Eliot Allen, May 14, 2019, 5:55 pm

SCS Global Certification

CI-2009 IEQc4.5: Low-Emitting Materials—Systems Furniture and Seating
posted by Steve Valev on Aug 31, 2015, 2:54 pm

Most of the furniture selections in out project have a certification from SCS Global which is an ANSI Accredited Product Certification. Is this an acceptable substitute to Greenguard?


Last reply: Michael Munn, May 14, 2019, 5:34 pm

Airport projects- LEED NC-v4: LT c4 Surrounding density and diverse uses

NC-v4 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Ricardo Sá on Sep 4, 2018, 12:08 pm

Dear All,
we are working in a project of a new airport pursuing LEED certification, and our clients asked us to perform a preliminary evaluation of the potential LEED score.
The new...

Last reply: Deborah Lucking, May 14, 2019, 4:40 pm

Clarifications on No Cooling Tower Credit.

NC-v4 WEc3: Cooling tower water use
posted by Priya Venkat on Mar 18, 2019, 11:18 am


In one of the projects, there are no cooling tower. There are no AC Spaces in our project, and hence for the energy simulations ASHRAE 90.1 2010 Appendix G Space System 10 is selected...

Last reply: Bipin Karki, May 14, 2019, 3:11 pm

How to calculate with Free-addess

CI-v4.1 LTc4: Bicycle facilities
posted by Carina Clark on May 13, 2019, 3:55 pm

With the popularity of "free-address" how do we complete calculations like this for Regular Building Occupants? Do we need to use the number of seats, or, the actual number of employees (many,...

Last reply: David Hubka, May 14, 2019, 2:28 pm

Pilot Credit EApc95- LEED v2010 MF Midrise

Pilot-Credits EApc95: Alternative Energy Performance Metric
posted by Thomas Chase on May 14, 2019, 10:22 am

We have an MF Midrise project located in Boston, with all-electric VRF systems as a result of advocacy by the City of Boston to electrify buildings.  With low natural gas cost per...

Main entrance- Parking entrance

NC-v4 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Maria J Maroño on Apr 27, 2019, 10:38 am

The main entrance of my project is the parking entrance. Should I measure the...

Last reply: Kara Strong, May 14, 2019, 10:27 am

Energy Model Approach- Central Plant serving the Project Space

CI-2009 EAc1.3: Optimize energy performance - HVAC
posted by Amal Venugopal on May 14, 2019, 6:30 am

Dear All,

I am doing the Energy Model for one of CI Project considering the ASHRAE 90.1.2007 Appendix G - Performance rating method. ...

Aerobic Digester for a LEED credit?

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Harry Flamm on Jan 31, 2018, 3:32 pm

On a university residential/dining hall project, we will be utilizing an "Eco-Digester", (an aerobic digester from BioHiTech), http://...

Last reply: Han Qiang Ler, May 14, 2019, 1:37 am

Gender neutral restrooms

NC-v4 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Anna Kaelin on May 9, 2019, 4:25 pm

My project only has two water closets, one is back-of-house for employees only and one is for customers. Both are gender neutral. Because the calculator requires you categorize WC's by gender I...

Last reply: emily reese moody, May 14, 2019, 1:00 am