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NC-v4 EAc2: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Francesco Passerini on Feb 8, 2018, 9:57 am

In order to calculated the points relative to NC-v4 EAc2 - Optimize energy performance shall the produced electric energy from a renewable source that is sold to the national grid be...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Feb 12, 2018, 3:01 pm

Daylighting controls for primary sidelighted areas for baseline

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Francesco Passerini on Jan 29, 2018, 11:26 am

In the refurbishment that was designed internal partitions will be removed and the rooms will become bigger than the existing ones. Because of that, in many cases the primary sidelighted areas...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Feb 5, 2018, 12:50 pm

Community contaminant prevention- Airborne Releases

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by alessandro santuari on Jan 17, 2018, 9:59 am

I wanted to ask if this credit is also valid for a trigeneration plant.
In that case, I would like to know what are the limits to the emissions of NOx and CO in the fumes...

Last reply: Trista Little, Feb 2, 2018, 7:26 pm

Short term bicycle storage

NC-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Deerns Italia on Nov 10, 2017, 10:08 am

Hello everybody,

I'm currently working on an building extension project where the main entrance of the existing building is located in front of a street (the area in front of the entrance...

Last reply: Calie Gihl, Jan 22, 2018, 12:40 pm

% of Herbs required

Pilot-Credits SSpc82: Local food production
posted by Francesco Passerini on Jan 15, 2018, 9:24 am

Hello, we want to pursue this credit, but we have a doubt. Under all project description says "Herbs used for food preparation shall not exceed 25% of the area requirement. All projects shall...

Last reply: Kristi Ennis, Jan 15, 2018, 10:35 am

LEED project boundary

CS-v4 MPR2: Must use reasonable LEED boundaries
posted by Francesco Passerini on Jan 9, 2018, 6:33 am

The site area of our project has some differences between ground floor and the basement: the basement area is higher than the ground floor area. Could we consider different LEED boundaries areas...

Last reply: Francesco Passerini, Jan 12, 2018, 4:33 am

Threat Factor Calculation

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Francesco Passerini on Jan 10, 2018, 10:25 am

Hi I've been working on a project where I want to purse this pilot credit. I only have few information on glass, just the thermal transmittance and the solar factor (which is 0.35). I've been...

Last reply: Nadav Malin, Jan 11, 2018, 9:52 am

Area under a covered walkway

NC-v4 SSc3: Open space
posted by Francesco Passerini on Jan 3, 2018, 10:34 am

Could be the area under a covered walkway (an exterior portico) be considered as an open space?

Last reply: Francesco Passerini, Jan 3, 2018, 11:34 am

Ventilation in the garage with OPTION 2

NC-v4 EQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Francesco Passerini on Dec 18, 2017, 1:24 pm

We are going to demonstrate the compliance with the prerequisite using OPTION 2. CEN STANDARDS EN 15251–2007 AND EN 13779–2007. According to those standards, no mechanical ventilation is needed...

Last reply: Jens Apel, Dec 19, 2017, 2:55 am

ICOP AHRI 340/360

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Francesco Passerini on Nov 13, 2017, 11:50 am

As for the mandatory provisions according to ASHRAE 90.1-2007, Tab. 6.8.1A refers to ICOP with test procedure AHRI 340/360. Online I have found version 2015 and there I find no reference to ICOP...