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Systems requiring metering

CS-v4 EAc3: Advanced Energy Metering
posted by Tim Nabholz on Apr 4, 2017, 11:20 am

Hi All,

I am pursuing this credit for a LEED v4 Core and Shell project and am having trouble determining which systems require meters. The credit requirements state "Install advanced...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, May 20, 2020, 4:33 pm

ASHRAE 90.1 requirements

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Guillaume Rose on Oct 1, 2019, 5:28 am


I work on a Core & Shell project based in Paris and i have a question about ASHRAE 90.1 Standards, and more especially on the possibility to derogate to certain requirements. On...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, May 20, 2020, 4:30 pm

Water fixtures outside the project boundary

NC-v4 WEc2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Thomas Tran on May 19, 2020, 2:58 am

Dear All,

We claim water savings of a Warehouse project which does not install any water fixtures, instead they will be installed in the closeby new factory (under the same owner). We got...

Last reply: Bipin Karki, May 20, 2020, 2:43 pm

Mulch Play Areas as Hardscape?

Schools-NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Brian Salazar on May 14, 2020, 12:14 pm

I've had wood as hardscape and had the same question at some point...this post was in v3, but you may still be able to use it as reference:  https://leeduser.buildinggreen.com/forum/sri-wood Log...

Last reply: Brian Salazar, May 20, 2020, 12:53 pm

Fire Station Apparatus Bay Filtration Requirement

NC-v4 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by Elizabeth Hargrave on May 20, 2020, 11:46 am

I am working on a Fire Station Project.  We are going for the EQ Credit: Enhanced Indoor Air Quality Strategies Option 1.  We are mechanically ventilated in both the Fire Station living spaces...

Campus approach for Renewable Energy Production

Healthcare-v4 EAc5: Renewable energy production
posted by Ruju Rathod on Oct 29, 2019, 5:21 pm

We are working on a LEED-NC Healthcare certification for one of the buildings in a healthcare campus.

Can we get points under Renewable Energy Production for solar panels that are...

Last reply: Hashir Usman, May 20, 2020, 11:22 am

Documenting Construction Credits for Individula registered projects within Master Site...

LEED Guidance for Campuses and Multiple Buildings
posted by Rick Alfandre on May 20, 2020, 11:11 am

We are working on a project with a Master Site and 2 registered projects on the site.    For Construction Credits such as Mr 4 Recycled Content our budget is for the overall project, not building...

Renewable Energy documentation for a Campus Project

LEED Guidance for Campuses and Multiple Buildings
posted by Hashir Usman on May 20, 2020, 10:21 am

Hi all,

I would like to ask that if the owner is planning to install solar energy generation on the campus site and this energy is to be provided to the existing buildings also which are...

ACP for Europe

CI-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Edwin van Eeckhoven on May 15, 2020, 8:02 am

Hello out there!

For a retail interior  project in Europe the question is, is there an ACP for the energy modelling (software) instead of ASHREA which is not common in EU.

Thank you...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, May 20, 2020, 10:13 am

Operative Temperature and Mean Radiant Temperature

NC-v4 EQc5: Thermal comfort
posted by Nishank Shah on May 19, 2020, 4:53 pm


Is there a simpler method to calculate or estimate operative temperature and mean radiant temperature for the Thermal Comfort credit?

The method described in ASHRAE makes us...

Last reply: Nishank Shah, May 20, 2020, 9:20 am