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All Gender Restrooms- Conversations with Project Teams

Pilot-Credits WEpc147: All-Gender Restrooms
posted by Annalise Dum on Sep 29, 2022, 1:08 pm

What have teams found as successful ways to integrate all-gender restrooms into their projects? As a consultant, sometimes it is difficult to convince the client that individual occupant (and all...

New Construction on college campus. Can I use LEED v4 BD+C: Schools?

LEED Rating System Selection
posted by colleen soden on Sep 29, 2022, 10:59 am

We are designing a building for a university on their campus. It will have faculty offices, an eventspace, and a couple classrooms. Can we use LEED v4 BD+C: Schools for this project or will it...

Default Values for FTEs in the Calculator

NC-v4.1 WEc2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Nate Shroyer on Sep 29, 2022, 9:17 am

Is it required to use the default values for FTEs in the calculator?  For example, the 'Uses per Day' of...

Bus Park

Schools-NC-v4 LTc8: Green vehicles
posted by Priscillia Champagne on Sep 28, 2022, 2:16 pm

For our school we have a car park (230 spaces) and a bus park (80 spaces).
In order to calculate the percentage of green and electric vehicles, should we also calculate the bus parking? The...

LEED Interpretation 10463

CS-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by David Hubka on Sep 27, 2022, 12:51 pm

It is a big box 'speculative warehouse' that is pursuing Core & Shell cert since there are no restrooms, no office buildouts, etc. within the CS scope of work. The lights however are fully...

Last reply: David Hubka, Sep 28, 2022, 8:09 am

Photocatalytic Coating

NC-v4.1 EQc2: Low-emitting materials
posted by Allen Cornett on Sep 28, 2022, 3:51 am

Are self-cleaning titanium dioxide water-based photocatalytic coatings included in the documentation for the Paints & Coatings category?

Enhanced Refrigerant Credit

NC-v4 EAc6: Enhanced Refrigerant Management
posted by Marco Burgos on Mar 2, 2022, 1:12 pm

We have a project served by a District Energy Plant.  The project has three Dx Mini split systems that are specified as standby systems and would only come on in case the chilled water plant is...

Last reply: David Hubka, Sep 27, 2022, 5:40 pm


Hospitality-NC-v4 MRc1: Building life-cycle impact reduction
posted by Filippo Weber on Jul 5, 2022, 11:00 am

I am analyzing a dilapidated building that has been disused for more than 70 years and has recently been sold to make an Hospitality...

Last reply: Filippo Weber, Sep 27, 2022, 12:33 pm

BAAQMD Regulation 8, Rule 51 vs SCAQMD Rule 1168

NC-2009 IEQc4.1: Low-emitting materials - adhesives and sealants
posted by Abena Darden on Dec 8, 2011, 2:43 pm

is from the 2009 version of LEED, which has been retired. If you're working on the v4 or v4.1 LEM credit, I recommend posting on one of those forums because people are much more likely to see it. v4 forum v4.1 forum Log in or register to post comments Dwayne Fuhlhage Sustainability and Environment Director PROSOCO, Inc. LEEDuser Basic Member 167 thumbs up September 27, 2022- 11:12 am Just out...

Last reply: Paula Melton, Sep 27, 2022, 11:19 am

Concrete Mixes Counting as Separate Products- One EPD

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Summer Gorder on Jul 2, 2019, 11:49 am

The Concrete supplier utilized multiple "mixes" of concrete in the project. A mix has slightly different functions, which I think would mean it is a separate product based on the USGBC definition...

Last reply: Bipin Karki, Sep 27, 2022, 10:24 am