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Pilot-Credits EQpc114: Learning controls for thermal comfort
posted by Brightworks Sustainability on Oct 1, 2020, 12:44 pm

In implmenting this pilot credit on multiple projects now we have been very pleased with the strengthening of the feedback loop with occupants. Energy savings, occupant comfort, and documented...

SRI for 3+yr-old GRAVEL

NC-2009 SSc7.1: Heat island effect - nonroof
posted by rebecca costanzo on Jun 24, 2019, 3:21 pm

Does anyone have a chart with...

Last reply: Cecile de Villemeur, Oct 1, 2020, 11:44 am

Residential or nonresidential?

CS-v4 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Patricia Brezny on May 2, 2017, 1:33 pm

How are these classified for calculating surrounding...

Last reply: Bipin Karki, Sep 30, 2020, 3:44 pm

Timeline to join for project team

Pilot-Credits IPpc90: Social equity within the project team
posted by Christoph Weindl on Sep 25, 2020, 11:27 am

We're pursuing "Social equity within the project team" with Option 2.

Under Requirement, it’s stated that “Certifications/reporting must be publicly accessible, be created within 2 years...

Off-site renewables calculated in Optimized Energy Performance in LEED v4

NC-v4 EAc2: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Deb Favaretto on Apr 21, 2020, 3:10 pm


Under LEED v4 for BD+C NC, can we count the energy savings from off-site renewables in our Optimized Energy Performance (Option 1) calculations to potentially claim maximum 18 points...

Last reply: Jeff Ross-Bain, PE, LEED Fellow, Sep 25, 2020, 5:55 pm

Dimensional Lumber- category

NC-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Chyanne Husar on Sep 25, 2020, 8:33 am

Does dimensionable lumber used for blocking or support for interior wall partitions considered part of materials to be evaluated for LEM compliance? If so, would it general go under the wall...

Thermal comfort for LEED Airports

NC-v4 EQc5: Thermal comfort
posted by Mackenzie Anderson on Jun 17, 2020, 11:22 am

I am trying to find any official information on exceptions/modifications for LEED certifications for airports. The only info I can find is this article from USGBC ... ...

Last reply: Amal Venugopal, Sep 24, 2020, 1:44 pm

Supporting Documentation

NC-v4 MRc5: Construction and demolition waste management
posted by Summer Minchew on Aug 27, 2019, 10:28 am

While the LEEDonline form does not specifically list this as a requirement, I have always uploaded the waste tickets/receipts as supporting documentation along with the MR...

Last reply: Bipin Karki, Sep 22, 2020, 5:19 pm

Lighting controls inside a dorm restroom

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Waleed AlGhamdi on Sep 22, 2020, 11:26 am

Section Space Control indicates that restrooms must have an occupancy sensor. We have a dorm project where each two dormrooms has a shared bathroom. My understanding is that since the...

Photos of Views

NC-v4 EQc8: Quality Views
posted by Summer Minchew on Nov 30, 2018, 1:31 pm

Has anyone been successful in achieving this credit using photos as documentation to demonstrate view type compliance? It seems to me this would be much simpler and perhaps a more effective means...

Last reply: Summer Minchew, Sep 21, 2020, 5:14 pm