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Exterior Lighting Requirements

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Rick Tucker on Jan 7, 2020, 2:01 pm

With the advances in exterior LED lighting drivers and controls, would it make sense to look at dimming exterior lights down to say 10% in lieu of turning them off completely from midnight to 6am...

Using ASHRAE 90.1-2013 as reference standard for v4 projects

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Gail Vittori on May 21, 2018, 2:52 pm

Has there been an equivalency established for LEED v4 projects that use ASHRAE 90.1-2013-Appendix G as reference standard (as there was for LEED 2009 projects that used ASHRAE 90.1-2010-Appendix...

Last reply: jamy bacchus, Jan 7, 2020, 1:32 pm

Batteries, mercury-containing lamps, and electronic waste

NC-v4 MRp1: Storage and Collection of Recyclables
posted by Maria Porter on Dec 19, 2019, 7:11 am

Chose to provide a recycling area for two of: batteries, mercury-containing lamps, and...

Last reply: Maria Porter, Jan 7, 2020, 3:12 am

Automatic Receptacle Control

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Jan Hesse on Aug 7, 2015, 6:36 am

ASHRAE 90.1-2010 8.4.2 states, that 50% of all 125 volt 15- and 20-Ampere receptacle outlets in private offcies, open offices and computer classrooms shall be automatically switched off when the...

Last reply: Jean Marais, Jan 7, 2020, 1:54 am

Project Zero Lot Line with Major Renovation

NC-v4 SSp1: Construction Activity Pollution Prevention
posted by Victoria Rios Esteve on Dec 30, 2019, 4:05 pm

Vanessa Nelson WSP Built Ecology LEEDuser Expert 4 thumbs up January 6, 2020- 8:32 pm An ESC plan is still required for zero lot line projects. There is helpful information including example strategies for zero lot line projects in the LEED v3 forum at the link below. All requirements for this credit are the same except that LEED v4 requires the ESC plan comply with the 2012 EPA CGP rather than the 2003 version required by v3.  https://leeduser.buildinggreen.com/credit/NC-2009/SSp1#bev-tab Log in or register to post comments ...

Last reply: Vanessa Nelson, Jan 6, 2020, 8:32 pm

Experience achieving this credit, EApc95?

Pilot-Credits EApc95: Alternative Energy Performance Metric
posted by Chris Yates on Oct 15, 2018, 5:16 pm

Hello all,

This pilot credit can significantly benefit projects located in a "clean energy" grid, particularly with the cost difference between electricity ($$$) and natural gas ($) and...

Last reply: Hrisa Gatzoulis, Jan 6, 2020, 3:12 pm

Will a TSCA Title VI Certification Provide Credit for LEED Points?

NC-v4.1 EQc2: Low-emitting materials
posted by Angela Rogers on Oct 5, 2019, 11:48 am

Erica Downs Sustainability Consultant The Green Engineer LEEDuser Premium Member 3 thumbs up January 6, 2020- 11:00 am Hi Angela- I was just looking for the same info.  Hopefully you've received an answer to your question, but just in case, check this thread under NCv4: https://leeduser.buildinggreen.com/forum/us-epa-tsca-title-vi-ulef-products Log in or register to post comments ...

Last reply: Erica Downs, Jan 6, 2020, 11:00 am

Chilled Water rinsing / cleaning- How to ensure safe disposal?

NC-v4 SSp1: Construction Activity Pollution Prevention
posted by Amine Zeidane on Jan 6, 2020, 6:10 am

Hello LEED Community,

I'm working on a project where, as a part of HVAC...

LEED Boundary- Police Training Facility

NC-v4 MPR2: Must use reasonable LEED boundaries
posted by Josie Plaut on Dec 31, 2018, 2:17 pm


I'm supporting the Police Regional Training Center project here in Northern Colorado (not yet registered for LEED v4 BD+C: NC ). The project team is attempting to verify that our...

Last reply: Kara White, Jan 5, 2020, 10:34 am

How to draw the 11 degree line to calculate unobstructed view

Healthcare-v2009 IEQc8.2: Daylight and views - views
posted by P Hariharan on Apr 26, 2016, 1:29 am

as possible.. Log in or register to post comments Ghaith Moufarege EcoConsulting LEEDuser Premium Member 877 thumbs up May 3, 2016- 8:45 am Please provide me with email, as it is not possible on forum, Thanks Log...

Last reply: Irene Chung, Jan 4, 2020, 11:47 am