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Certification for a Mfg Facility

LEED Rating System Selection
posted by Rick Alfandre on Jan 15, 2020, 4:09 pm

We are working on a new manufacturing facility that fabricates Pre-Cast Concrete planks.   There is a very small office space, and a small portion of storage, but it is primarly fabrication.   ...

MR BPD&O Calculator v4.1

NC-v4.1 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Agata Mozer on Apr 15, 2019, 7:50 am


I would like to replace the v4 credit with v4.1 equivalent and track the credit status via appropriate calculator. Could you tell me where can I find the right editable document?...

Last reply: Cynthia Kaplan, Jan 15, 2020, 3:02 pm

Partial renovation of owner-occupied building

CI-v4 EAc3: Advanced Energy Metering
posted by Dee Spiro on Jan 10, 2020, 1:33 pm

Our ID+C project is in a higher-ed campus building that houses the facilities team, their back-of-house workshop spaces and office areas for the FM team and various other associated departments...

Last reply: Dee Spiro, Jan 15, 2020, 1:55 pm

parking capacity reduction vs. local code requirements

CS-v4 LTc7: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Yanina Ibañez on Jan 15, 2020, 7:29 am


In one of the projects I am working on, this question arises:
We have local regulations that require a minimum of parking spaces; We have achieved the maximum points in LT Credit...

Last reply: Emily Purcell, Jan 15, 2020, 12:50 pm

"Does compliance with the pilot credit spur market innovation/transformation? "

Pilot-Credits MRpc103: Integrative Analysis of Building Materials
posted by Michelle Rosenberger on Nov 12, 2019, 4:08 pm

As part of the survey for this pilot, we are asked if this credit will spur market innovation/transformation. As I've worked through this credit on a few of our projects now, it is apparent how...

Last reply: Lila Saari, Jan 15, 2020, 12:12 pm

Domestic Hot Water System Type

Mid-Rise-v4 EAc1: Annual energy use
posted by Daniel Lim on Jan 15, 2020, 10:45 am

I am modeling the annual energy use for a mid-rise residential building. The hot water for the showers and lavatory faucets will be provided by tankless electric instantaneous heater installed in...

50% surface area reuse

CI-v4.1 MRc2: Interiors life-cycle impact reduction
posted by Mark Ragucci on Jan 15, 2020, 9:40 am

how is this credit calculated? can in include existing floor slab and deck? we are leaving a portion of the exiting walls that are about 20ft tall and our ceilings will be at 9'. can i calculate...

Monthly Evapotranspiration Rate

NC-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Senna Sabir on Jan 15, 2020, 12:21 am


Our project is located outside the US and so we're applying the  FAO ETo calculator:...

WaterSense label req for existing Base Building Fixtures?

CI-v4 WEc1: Indoor water use reduction
posted by RDK E&S on Dec 19, 2019, 10:31 am


I know to achieve WEc1, all fixtures serving the needs of the occupants must be included in the calculator. Are eligible existing (...

Last reply: Bipin Karki, Jan 15, 2020, 8:33 am

NC-v4.1 LTc8: Electric Vehicles

NC-v4.1 LTc8: Electric Vehicles
posted by Brian Johnson on Jan 2, 2020, 1:48 pm

Hello, I have a question regarding the LTc8 Electric Vehicles credit.  If our project only requires 2 parking spaces to have ESVE installed, does that mean each parking space must have an...

Last reply: Bipin Karki, Jan 15, 2020, 8:13 am