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Lighting Building Area Method Takeoff Clarification

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by RDK E&S on Sep 25, 2019, 5:26 pm

Michael Brown Energy Analyst & Energy Systems Design Engineer HKS LEEDuser Expert 9 thumbs up September 25, 2019- 6:17 pm I believe your referring to this post correct?  https://leeduser.buildinggreen.com/forum/building-area-method-interior-lpd This post on Energy Models.com my be useful (its a LONG feed, so I've summarized below) http://energy-models.com/forum/energy-modeling-software/equest/leed-title-24-ashrae-901/building-area-method-ashrae-901 There will be a small time savings in Baseline model creation by not determining and entering space-by-space power usage into the model. 90.1's wording about "...if a lighting design...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Oct 1, 2019, 5:06 pm

Opaque Doors vs Doors with Glazing Vs Windows

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Matt Scott on Nov 1, 2013, 9:49 am

What is the proper way to represent a door which happens to have glass? According to 90.1, doors that are more than one-half glass are considered fenestration. So in a program like HAP, should...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Oct 1, 2019, 4:54 pm

Whole Building Life Cycle Assessment for MR Credit "Building Life-Cycle Impact Reduction", Option #4- LCA tools recommended.

NC-v4 MRc1: Building life-cycle impact reduction
posted by RICHARD ABRAHAMS on Oct 1, 2019, 3:00 pm

I am pursuing Option #4 for the Whole Building Life Cycle Assessment for MR Credit "Building Life-Cycle Impact Reduction".

Option #4 requires calculating impacts for both the Baseline...

Last reply: Rodrigo Castro, Oct 1, 2019, 4:33 pm

Renovation of existing building with no major site work planned

NC-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Mike Workman on Oct 1, 2019, 4:09 pm

Our project is a complete interior renovation of an existing facility on a college campus. The project building has an established site that is turf grass, trees, and shrubs but no work is...

What are permanently installed products?

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Sara Hickman on Sep 23, 2019, 6:41 pm

I am pursuing Option 1. The credit says: "20 different permanently installed products." Would appliances count?

Last reply: Sara Hickman, Oct 1, 2019, 1:14 pm

V4 BDC Multifamily Midrise LEED AP Homes point out of reach

NC-v4 INc2: LEED Accredited Professional
posted by Sue Bryant on Oct 1, 2019, 1:04 pm

The V4 requirement is for a LEED AP Homes to be on the project team. That team member, however, cannot be part of the verification team.

This credit is so much more difficult to achieve...

When is a CAPP Plan not a LEED conforming Plan?

NC-v4 SSp1: Construction Activity Pollution Prevention
posted by Harry Flamm on Sep 17, 2019, 7:17 pm

We are building a high-rise residential building in a tight urban (Boston) site that is under 1-acre in size.

Since it is less than 1-acre, the...

Last reply: Harry Flamm, Oct 1, 2019, 9:44 am

47 Serving sizes

WELL v1 Building Standard Tipsheet
posted by Carina Clark on Jul 31, 2017, 8:29 am

Clarification needed for 47 Serving sizes:
On Part 2: Dishware
d. Cups are no larger than 473 mL [16 oz].

Does this include both coffee/tea mugs as well as water glasses?

Last reply: Clare Epke, Sep 30, 2019, 5:28 pm

LEED v4 Interior Lighting Quality Option 2, Strategy A

NC-v4 EQc6: Interior lighting
posted by Kera Lagios on Jul 15, 2016, 6:27 pm

that meets this criteria. If anyone does find one, let the forum know! The best way around this is to use direct/indirect lighting or indirect only lighting. It's a little unclear in the LEED Guide,...

Last reply: John Beeson, Sep 30, 2019, 5:10 pm

v4 Compliant Stadium/Athletic Field Lighting

NC-v4 SSc6: Light Pollution Reduction
posted by Peter Doo on Sep 27, 2019, 3:02 pm

Does anyone know of a manufacturer for v4 compliant athletic field lighting. I have a school that needs to provide a few precedent options for specification and have only confirmed that Musco...

Last reply: Bill Swanson, Sep 30, 2019, 4:06 pm