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Extrapolate daylight results for similar floors

NC-v4 EQc7: Daylight
posted by Agnieszka Kaczmarek on Jan 2, 2020, 4:41 am

Illuminance simulations should be perform for all the regularly occupied spaces. What if I have 20-storeys building with same geometry and same layout? Simulating each floor seems pointless,...

Last reply: Hariharan P, Jan 3, 2020, 11:12 pm

thermal control for the energy saving

Pilot-Credits EQpc114: Learning controls for thermal comfort
posted by Jinyong Song on Jan 2, 2020, 8:01 pm

Thermal comfort and energy saving seem to be closely related.

For a store project, energy saving is required more than thermal comfort of space.

Actually in Korea, we regulate...

Case 2. Demand response program not available (1 point)

CS-v4 EAc4: Demand response
posted by Ciaran McCabe on Jan 3, 2020, 9:10 am

Has anyone successfully used a Building Management System to achieve this credit where a program is not available. If you are you able to provide details of the system used. Thanks. 

Base buildings required in calculator & WaterSense labelled?

CI-v4 WEp1: Indoor water use reduction
posted by RDK E&S on Sep 3, 2019, 2:57 pm

Hi everyone, 

I received a comment on a project for not including base building fixtures in the water reduction calculator. Based on the LEED user excerpt below, I was led to believe they...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Jan 2, 2020, 5:50 pm

What is meant by Informal Transit?

CS-v4.1 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Amgad Khattab on Jan 1, 2020, 9:31 am

What is meant by "informal transit" in LEED v4.1?

Do Uber Bus, Careem Bus and Swevl qualify to achieving this option?

Last reply: Kara Strong, Jan 2, 2020, 2:14 pm

Weather-Based Controls/ Moisture & Rain Sensors

NC-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by LUCY WILLIAMS on Sep 12, 2019, 10:25 am

LUCY WILLIAMS Principal Lucy C. Williams, Architect LEEDuser Premium Member 36 thumbs up September 25, 2019- 5:14 pm Any thoughts? Log in or register to post comments Joshua Mauldin Project Manager Hahnfeld Hoffer Stanford LEEDuser Premium Member January 2, 2020- 11:45 am A similar question was asked here: https://leeduser.buildinggreen.com/forum/smart-irrigation-controls-0 I took the Landscape Water Requirement, multiplied by.15 and entered this number in the box for "Additional reduction through alternative water source and/or smart scheduling technologies".  The credit form then subtracts...

Last reply: Joshua Mauldin, Jan 2, 2020, 11:45 am

Denied by not doing " use of ongoing feedback mechanisms ". How can we appeal?

CI-v4 IPc1: Integrative process
posted by Jorng-ren Chern on Dec 24, 2019, 2:11 am

Our LEED ID+C V4 IP credit was denied and the following review comment was provided:

Site Selection and Energy-Related Systems

The form narratives indicate that occupant...

Last reply: Renee Shirey, Jan 2, 2020, 9:46 am

Energy Star Rated Power Value and Computation

CI-2009 EAc1.4: Optimize energy performance - equipment and appliances
posted by Gene Harn Lim on Jan 2, 2020, 3:56 am

We are computing the Energy Star Equipment table and struggle to source the equipment's rated power. A few questions: 

1. The rated power is defined as the maximum power the equipment can...

What is meant by Informal Transit?

CS-v4.1 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Amgad Khattab on Jan 1, 2020, 9:30 am

Indoor plumbing fixtures and fittings only?

NC-v4 WEc4: Water metering
posted by Amgad Khattab on Jan 1, 2020, 8:48 am

f the only subsystem available in the project is (Indoor plumbing fixtures and fittings), Are we eligible to earn this Credit for a core and shell project?