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Project in a City-Provided Parking District

CI-v4 LTc5: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Dane Andersen on Aug 28, 2020, 2:11 pm


I am working on a CI project in a mixed-use building that does not provide any on-site parking. This is because it is part of a downtown core parking district, in which all...

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Navigating LEED Online
posted by emily reese moody on Mar 22, 2017, 7:43 pm

vs. Reader -  https://forums.adobe.com/thread/1866645- you might check it out. On another note, due to changing circumstances in my personal and professional life, I am no longer the LEEDuser Expert for this forum. While I'm not going away, I'm also not going to be keeping up with this forum on a regular basis. But I WILL report back if I hear from the Technology team. Log in or register to post...

Last reply: Maria Moran , Aug 31, 2020, 9:20 am

Baseline fan motor efficiency

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Simon Dellacher on Aug 20, 2020, 4:25 am

System fan power is calculated per ASHRAE 90.1-2010 Appendix G3.1.2.10, where for the systems 3 through 8 fan motor efficiency is part of the formula. The standard says "Fan Motor Efficiency= the...

Last reply: Simon Dellacher, Aug 31, 2020, 4:18 am

Koolshade as glare-control

NC-v4 EQc8: Quality Views
posted by Audrey LEDESERT on Aug 27, 2020, 2:15 am

Of course, I won't redirect the reviewer to a website, it was just for illustrating the product for the forum. Concerning this criterion, I just have an uncertainty about the "obstructed view"...

Last reply: Audrey LEDESERT, Aug 31, 2020, 3:52 am

Water efficiency requirements for appliances

NC-v4 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Ricardo Sá on May 18, 2020, 9:56 am

Dear All,

Credit language of indoor water use reduction prerequisite includes requirements for appliances (dishwashers, clothes washers, etc). If appliances are not labelled by...

Last reply: Toshif Ruikar, Aug 30, 2020, 8:44 am

Cooling Tower Requirements Applicable for CI project?

CI-v4 WEp1: Indoor water use reduction
posted by RDK E&S on Jun 10, 2020, 5:01 pm

Hi all, 

I'm wondering "Table 3. Standards for processes" is applicable to CI projects that are served by water cooled chillers & cooling towers (but the project scope does not include...

Last reply: Seema Pandya, Aug 28, 2020, 5:30 pm

LEEDv4 HD Quality Views Credit- perimeter area calculation

Healthcare-v4 EQc8: Quality Views
posted by Tim Hemsath on Jan 12, 2018, 12:11 pm

Page 740 of reference guide, second paragraph "For other areas, confgure the building foor plates such that the foor area within 15 feet (4.5 meters) of the perimeter exceeds the perimeter area...

Last reply: , Aug 28, 2020, 11:51 am

LEED Recertification

Tipsheet Forum
posted by Fabian Garcia on Aug 28, 2020, 11:07 am

I have a project that was certified under LEED v2009 in 2015. In 2020, is LEED v4.1 the only available pathway for recertification or can we pursue LEED v4?

If we choose to use LEED v4 for...

Can consider sports club as public assembly to select baseline system

NC-v4.1 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Amal Venugopal on Aug 26, 2020, 9:26 am

Hi All,

We are doing the energy model for sports club project which has 1,60,000 sq.ft floor area under LEED v4.1 BD+C considering the ...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Aug 28, 2020, 10:12 am

Plf3 Daily Average

CS-2009 PIf3: Occupant and Usage Data
posted by Gisela Chuco on Aug 26, 2020, 3:08 pm

Hello , 

I would like to know how to calculate the daily average for Table PIf3-3. Total Daily Occupancy, for a Core and Shell project v3.2009, is a project for offices, auditoriums and...

Last reply: Summer Minchew, Aug 28, 2020, 8:20 am