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Other Buildings within LEED Boundary

NC-v4 SSc5: Heat Island Reduction
posted by Max Krueger on May 9, 2019, 3:40 pm

Should other buildings within the LEED boundary be counted towards this credit? These existing buildings will not be getting certified.

Reduced parking Footprint

NC-v4.1 LTc7: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Maria sAra Di maggio on May 7, 2019, 6:32 am


Are on-street car parking spots belonging to the project owner counted towards the final car parking capacity in LEED Version V4.1?

Last reply: Marilyn Specht, May 9, 2019, 3:28 pm


NC-v4.1 LTc8: Electric Vehicles
posted by Andres Fernandez Alba on Apr 11, 2019, 1:49 pm

Hi Team,

Regarding..... Install electrical vehicle supply equipment (EVSE) in 2% of all parking spaces used by the project. Does this mean that each of the 2% parking...

Last reply: Marilyn Specht, May 9, 2019, 3:21 pm

Reverberation Calculations for a Library- Option 2

Schools-NC-v4 EQp3: Minimum acoustic performance
posted by Gwenedd Murray on May 9, 2019, 2:31 pm

We have a library that is roughly 40,000cf which requires us to determine maximum reverberation from NRC-CNRC Construction Technology Update No. 51, Acoustical Design of Rooms for Speech (2002...

EQc6 requirements vs. information on LEED user viewpoint

Healthcare-v4 EQc6: Interior lighting
posted by cristina algaze beato on Dec 12, 2018, 3:38 pm

Are the requirements in LEED Healthcare v4 - EQc6 - Interior Lighting limited to the following attached herein or are the ones mentioned in this websites Viewpoint section?: 

(portion of...

Last reply: Nick Semon, May 9, 2019, 2:46 pm

Option 2: Inputting Direct and Diffuse Horizontal Irradiance in IES

NC-v4 EQc7: Daylight
posted by on May 9, 2019, 12:38 pm

I'm working in IES to evaluate the daylight LEED credit option 2 for a project, and one of the requirements is to input direct and diffuse horizontal irradiance. Does anyone know how this can be...

Option 2, Diverse Uses

NC-v4 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Jerry Jones on Apr 26, 2019, 4:18 pm

Option 2 states: "Construct or renovate a building or a space within a building such that the building’s main entrance is within a ½-mile (800-meter) ...

Last reply: Kara Strong, May 8, 2019, 1:26 pm

LEED's Definition of "Carshare"

CS-v4.1 LTc7: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Robert Webber on May 8, 2019, 12:41 pm

For option 3 of this credit, providing dedicated parking for carshare vehicles allows for a point. How does LEED define 'carshare vesicles'? Does this mean parking for carshare companies like...

Heat Island Effect Potential

NC-v4 SSc1: Site assessment
posted by Samantha Varela on May 8, 2019, 11:50 am

Is there an accurate urban heat island map to utilize for this section of the Site Assessment?

I have only found very vague (a whole country) or very specific site if the local...

LCA in accordance with ISO 14071

CS-v4.1 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Jennifer Pitkanen on May 8, 2019, 8:09 am


In MRc2 Option 1, the second bullet under "Life-cycle assessment and environmental product declarations" says:

Product-specific Type III EPD -- Internally Reviewed. Products...