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Pilot-Credits SSpc129: Comprehensive Composting
posted by Annalise Dum on Sep 1, 2020, 4:15 pm

Hi all,

Is documentation that no contract is required from the hauler required as proof for this credit?

We pursued this credit for a previous project and the...

California Energy Wise Calculators

Retail-CI-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Cynthia Kaplan on Aug 20, 2020, 7:06 pm

We are renovating a university dining facility that is within a dorm. The Minimum Energy Retail Calculator includes a table for kitchen equipment, with a link to the California Energy Wise...

Last reply: Tyler Thumma, Aug 31, 2020, 3:01 pm

LEEDv4 HD Quality Views Credit- perimeter area calculation

Healthcare-v4 EQc8: Quality Views
posted by Tim Hemsath on Jan 12, 2018, 12:11 pm

Page 740 of reference guide, second paragraph "For other areas, confgure the building foor plates such that the foor area within 15 feet (4.5 meters) of the perimeter exceeds the perimeter area...

Last reply: , Aug 28, 2020, 11:51 am

CDPH VOC Emissions Certificate Expired

NC-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Peter Doo on Aug 17, 2020, 3:43 pm

I have a submittal that includes a resinous flooring product for which the CDPH 01350 v1.2-2017 VOC emissions testing certificate expired in September of 2019. The manufacturer tells me that due...

Last reply: Scott Laughlin, Aug 27, 2020, 1:28 pm

MRp2/c5-- Can we count shipping dunnage returned to precast manufacturer as material reuse?

NC-v4 MRp2: Construction and demolition waste management planning
posted by Terry Thornsbury on Aug 26, 2020, 1:52 pm

We have a large (800,000sf) project that is being constructed primarily using precast floor decks and architectural wall panels. Delivery of these components involves many flatbed trailers using...

50% Unbound

Healthcare-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Lene Hill on Dec 5, 2019, 11:34 am

What does unbound mean? How is unbound determined? 

Does unbound refer to the % openings in the pavers or the void space in the stone below?   Generally, the stone below a paver section...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Aug 26, 2020, 1:53 pm

No cooling tower in design but core and shell spaces modeled as neutral with cooling tower in energy model.

Pilot-Credits WEpc94: No Cooling Tower
posted by Chris Yates on Sep 7, 2018, 9:48 am

A project I am working on meets all the requirements for the design (no cooling tower, no use of the latent heat of the evaporative cooling of water, no cooling from a District cooling system)....

Last reply: Maureen Drullard, Aug 25, 2020, 3:09 pm

Monitoring based Cx independent of Advanced Energy Metering?

NC-v4 EAc1: Enhanced Commissioning
posted by Joyce Kelly on Aug 25, 2020, 12:19 pm

Our project is pursuing MBCx but the budget cannot support achievement of all rqmts of Advanced Energy Metering. Can we achieve one without the other?

Last reply: David Hubka, Aug 25, 2020, 2:00 pm

Database fro CDPH Emission Testing compliant materials

NC-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Summer Gorder on Aug 22, 2020, 1:46 pm

Where can I find a database fro CDPH Emission Testing compliant materials?

Last reply: Reinhard Oppl, Aug 24, 2020, 10:35 am

BUG rating method for adjustable lighting

NC-v4 SSc6: Light Pollution Reduction
posted by Yami Orduna on Aug 19, 2020, 12:36 pm


I'm workng on a project that is LZ2 and I was wondering I was wondering if I would be able to use the following fixture to uplight some trees ...

Last reply: Bill Swanson, Aug 24, 2020, 9:13 am