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PBE Edifica for EAp2 compliance

CS-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Mauricio Torres on Jan 13, 2015, 10:00 am


we are developing a strategy to reach a C&S 2009 certification for a commercial building in Brazil. I've read the following from the USGB website:


"Option 4...

Last reply: Mauricio Torres, Jan 13, 2015, 10:25 am

Deadline for Appeal

LEED Reviews: Appeals, Design/Construction Submittals, and more
posted by Marcio Alberto Casado Pereira on Jan 13, 2015, 7:46 am

Hi Folks,

We received the final decisiona on a very complicated industrial building we are pursuing certification for and EAp2 and IEQp1 were denied. We are appealing, but process has been...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Jan 13, 2015, 9:57 am


EBOM-2009 IEQc3.3: Green Cleaning—Purchase of Sustainable Cleaning Products and Materials
posted by Maria Rozatti on Dec 3, 2014, 7:48 am

We have available in the market toilet paper with...

Last reply: Trista Little, Jan 5, 2015, 4:18 pm

EBOM Project Occupancy Doubt

EBOM-2009 IEQp1: Minimum IAQ Performance
posted by Raisa Mendes on Dec 8, 2014, 5:51 am

Hi everyone,

I’m working on a project and I have a doubt about occupancy in the...

Last reply: David Hubka, Dec 8, 2014, 9:56 am

Zone Calculation Ds% for VAV System

NC-2009 IEQp1: Minimum IAQ Performance
posted by Raisa Mendes on Oct 30, 2014, 8:35 am

I received this question in IEQp1:

"The ventilation calculations indicate that the value of the flow rate of air projected under the condition tested (DS) was modeled as 100% level for...

Last reply: Rudolph Carneiro, Nov 17, 2014, 10:08 am

Natural ventilation on a hangar

CS-2009 IEQc5: Indoor Chemical and Pollutant Source Control
posted by Renato Sandoval on Nov 3, 2014, 8:18 am

I am working on a hangar ventilated naturally by a clerestory on the roof top. This project would be applicable to the credit IEQ.c5 ?

Last reply: Michelle Halle Stern, Nov 3, 2014, 10:10 am

DCV vs IEQp1

NC-2009 IEQp1: Minimum IAQ Performance
posted by Raisa Mendes on Oct 13, 2014, 9:41 am

Hi everyone!

I have a project that the system works with outside air demand according to the CO2 sensor.


Last reply: Lawrence Lile, Oct 29, 2014, 12:59 pm

Stadium seating- need SRI? Is it an appurtenance/usable space?

NC-2009 SSc7.2: Heat island effect - roof
posted by Marcio Alberto Casado Pereira on Oct 13, 2014, 9:36 am

We just got a review from a stadium Project we are working on in Brazil and the review team asked us to double check the...

Last reply: Kathryn West, Oct 27, 2014, 8:57 pm

Pressure Drop Adjustment

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Raisa Mendes on Oct 17, 2014, 8:10 am

How do I set which the fan power limitation adjutment...

Last reply: Francesco Passerini, Oct 22, 2014, 11:13 am

LEED v4 rating systems being translated to Portuguese

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posted by Tristan Roberts on Oct 20, 2014, 12:22 pm

USGBC is translating the LEED v4 rating systems to Chinese, Portuguese, and Spanish, and they passed us an advance copy to get your feedback!
Here are the drafts for the Portuguese...