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Indoor planters and landscape

NC-v4 WEc1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Ricardo Sá on Jul 8, 2020, 10:17 am

Dear All,

we’re currently working on a LEED certification of a new building located in a site including outdoor landscaped areas. The building itself also has indoor planters and...

Greenfield VS Previously developed site

NC-v4 SSc2: Site development - protect or restore habitat
posted by Shlomi Bal on Jul 8, 2020, 2:25 am


We have a project in Ghana, which is located on a huge site, which is mainly untouched green area, and there is no previous construction on site. 

On the other hand, some part...

Sharing Whole-Building Energy and Water Usage Data

CI-2009 PIf1: Minimum Program Requirements
posted by Kristen Streeter on Jul 7, 2020, 5:55 pm

A client has asked for clarification of how this would happen so they can determine which box to check in the form.

For Third Party Source, does this mean USGBC sends...

VOC content requirements for wet-applied products

NC-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by CINDY CHAI on Jul 7, 2020, 10:26 pm

Hi All! Appreciate if someone can help with the following.

The reference guide states that for projects outside the U.S., all paints, coatings, adhesives, and...

Last reply: Reinhard Oppl, Jul 8, 2020, 8:48 am

Hazard identify for the project outside of the US

Pilot-Credits IPpc98: Assessment and planning for resilience
posted by Junko Miyamoto on Jul 8, 2020, 3:29 am

Hi all,

There is no hazard risk disclosure of Wildfire, Drought and Landslides and Unstable Soils in the project site. Because Japan where is the project site has no experience in those...

Calculating Total Required Green Power Quantity for Mixed Use Core and Shell (CS) project

CS-v4 EAc7: Green power and carbon offsets
posted by Josie Plaut on Aug 5, 2018, 7:23 pm

I'm supporting The HUB RiNo Station project (1000100418 - LEED v4 BD+C: CS ). We are pursuing Green Power and Carbon Offsets credit. Currently, I am using the following calculation steps to...

Last reply: Yoyo Shek, Jul 8, 2020, 2:27 am

Bus use qualifying as "carpool/ vanpool"

NC-v4 LTc7: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Yasha Ogg on Jul 7, 2020, 6:42 pm

Hello LEEDuser Community,

I am working on a military project where a barrack-like building houses 192 occupants for training classes. These spaces are used only as long as the students are...

Position of the shower in the building

NC-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Marion THIBAULT on Jul 7, 2020, 3:23 am

Dear all LEED users,

We have planned a shower in the building to meet LEED requirements fro this credit. However, this shower is located on the other side of the building from the main...

Last reply: Yasha Ogg, Jul 7, 2020, 6:27 pm

Coffee vendor in Public Building

NC-v4 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Summer Gorder on Jul 7, 2020, 1:51 pm

Our Public Project is hiring a vendor from the Blind Association as part of their equity policy. The ice machine they are providing is air cooled, but is not Energy Star. Although it does state...

Last reply: Summer Minchew, Jul 7, 2020, 3:52 pm

Requirements to meet CO2 monitoring

NC-v4 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by Lise Dannesboe on Apr 26, 2019, 8:42 am

Hi All

Hope someone can specify the following. When the credit requires "Provide a control drawing sample showing the...

Last reply: Donald Green, Jul 7, 2020, 3:30 pm