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Title Comments Most Recent Post Location
New Performance Periods Table upload
in PIf4: Schedule and Overview Documents
5 Trista Little
Sustainability Manager
YR&G
Thu, Mar 17, 2016
Option 1 - ASE and the 10% LEED requirement
in CI-v4: Daylight
1 Alain Brierley
Mr
WSP Canada Inc.
Tue, Mar 8, 2016
Canada
RE: CxA vs supervisor / PM
in CS-2009 EAp1: Fundamental Commissioning of Building Energy Systems
76 Scott Bowman
LEED Fellow
Integrated Design + Energy Advisors, LLC
Tue, Mar 8, 2016
RE: Determining site area on lot with multiple buidings
in Mid-Rise v4: Rainwater management
2 Ann Edminster
founder/principal
Design AVEnues LLC
Mon, Mar 7, 2016
INc2 LEED AP - Does LEED Fellow Count?
in CI-v4: LEED Accredited Professional
3 Mark Gelfo
DIrector of Sustainability
TLC Engineering for Archiecture
Mon, Mar 7, 2016
SSc 6.1 & 6.2 Quantity and Quality control
in CS 2009 SSc6.1: Stormwater Design—Quantity Control
41 Victor DaCosta
Sun, Mar 6, 2016
RE: Plants recommended for semi extensive green roof
in Understanding the Cost of LEED-NC Project Certification
82 Saud Abdul Rasheed
Mechanical/Sustainability Engineer, PMP, LEED AP BD+C, LEED AP O+M, Estidama PQP
Mon, Mar 28, 2016
RE: Chilled Water Use for part of a floor
in CI-v4: Advanced energy metering
5 Marcus Sheffer
LEED Fellow
7group
Fri, Mar 4, 2016
RE: Specialty Appropriate for the Project
in NC-v4: LEED Accredited Professional
9 Trista Little
Sustainability Manager
YR&G
Fri, Mar 4, 2016
Painting/coating in tenant space
in CS 2009 IEQc4.2: Low-Emitting Materials—Paints and Coatings
107 Hieu Huynh
Environmental Engineer, LEED AP BD+C
Thu, Mar 3, 2016
Vietnam
Submitting for a CIR or LEED Interpretation
in USGBC's New LEED Interpretations Similar to Old Precedent-Setting CIRs
30 deborah lucking
associate
fentress architects
Thu, Mar 3, 2016
United States
RE: Retail Refrigeration
in Retail-NC-v4: Fundamental refrigerant management
2 Melissa Kelly
Sustainability Manager
YR&G
Thu, Mar 3, 2016
RE: Phase Out Plan
in NC v2.2 EAp3: Fundamental Refrigerant Management
15 Tristan Roberts
LEED AP BD+C, Editorial Director – LEEDuser
BuildingGreen, Inc.
Tue, Mar 22, 2016
ACG Commissioning Certification
in A Guide to Commissioning and Auditing Credentials
1 Mike Southworth
Senior Mechanical Engineer, Commissioning Authority
GHD
Thu, Mar 3, 2016
United States
WEc1 - We don't really have a "SITE" outside of the building env
in Retail–NC-v2009: Water efficient landscaping
1 Lou Niles
Sustainability / LEED Specialist
LPA, Inc.
Thu, Mar 3, 2016
United States
RE: MBTU = 1 million BTU, which is also MMBTU
in New District Energy Guidance for LEED Released by USGBC
71 Marcus Sheffer
LEED Fellow
7group
Thu, Mar 3, 2016
RE: Envelop Commissioning
in CI-v4: Fundamental commissioning and verification
2 Jiri Dobias
Thu, Mar 3, 2016
RE: indoor irrigation
in NC-v4: Outdoor water use reduction
21 Tristan Roberts
LEED AP BD+C, Editorial Director – LEEDuser
BuildingGreen, Inc.
Wed, Mar 2, 2016
RE: Types of recreation facilities - clarification
in ND-v2009: Access to recreation facilities
2 Eliot Allen
LEED AP-ND, Principal
Criterion Planners
Tue, Mar 1, 2016
RE: Modeling Protocol
in ND-v4: Optimize building energy performance
11 Casey Studhalter
Project Manager, LEED
USGBC
Tue, Mar 1, 2016
Title Comments Most Recent Post Location
CAV and BAS monitor
in CS v4: Minimum indoor air quality performance
5 Yasuhito Koike
LEED AP, Green Building Consultant
Izumi System Planning
Mon, Feb 15, 2016
RE: Water Quality
in CS-2009 SSc6.2: Stormwater Design—Quality Control
29 Michael D. DeVuono
Senior Staff Engineer
T&M Associates
Fri, Feb 12, 2016
School Culinary Garden - learning space
in Schools 2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
30 Peter Doo
President
Doo Consulting, LLC
Thu, Feb 11, 2016
Interior Cross-Contamination Prevention, Industrial Curtain Wall
in CS v4: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
4 Lauren Baumann
Vice President
New Ecology, Inc.
Thu, Feb 11, 2016
United States
Shower Flow Control Valve or Flow Regulator Washer
in Schools 2009 WEp1: Water Use Reduction—20% Reduction
41 Peter Doo
President
Doo Consulting, LLC
Tue, Feb 9, 2016
United States
RE: Amount of offset in multi tenanted building
in EBOM 2009 EAc4: On-Site and Off-Site Renewable Energy
110 Peter Doo
President
Doo Consulting, LLC
Tue, Feb 9, 2016
RE: Contaminated soil found during excavation.
in CS 2009 SSc3: Brownfield Redevelopment
10 Larry Sims
Principal
Studio4, LLC
Mon, Feb 8, 2016
EQ p3 - Garage Pollutant Protection
in Mid-Rise v4: Garage pollutant protection
1 Brendan Isard
Mon, Feb 8, 2016
RE: ammonia-based fertilizers
in Schools-EBOM-v4: Site management
2 Samantha Longshore
Sustainability Advisor
Transwestern
Fri, Feb 5, 2016
WEpc10
in Pilot Credit 10: Sustainable Wastewater Management
62 Mark Meaders
Sustainable Leader
HDR, Inc.
Thu, Feb 4, 2016
RE: LEED v4-Credits MR-USGBC approved program
in CI-v4: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
9 Paula Melton
Senior Editor
BuildingGreen, Inc.
Thu, Feb 4, 2016
Enhanced Commissioning - Final Upload
in CS v4: Fundamental commissioning and verification
1 John Fingleton
Tue, Apr 19, 2016
Ireland
RE: Can FM appoint CxA for Enhanced Commissioning
in NC v2.2 EAc3: Enhanced Commissioning
63 Scott Bowman
LEED Fellow
Integrated Design + Energy Advisors, LLC
Tue, Mar 22, 2016
Erosion and Sedimentation Mesures dunring demolition
in CS v4: Construction activity pollution prevention
1 Anaïs P
Wed, Feb 3, 2016
Construction and Demolition Waste Management - Credit Calculator
in CI-v4: Construction and demolition waste management
1 Dipti Talwar
Sr. Project Manager
Environmental Design Solutions Pvt Ltd
Wed, Feb 3, 2016
India
Functional entryway of project
in CS v4: Access to quality transit
2 Alanna Torres
EBI Consulting
Tue, Apr 19, 2016
United States
RE: Calculation method
in CS 2009 EAc2: On-Site Renewable Energy
83 Marcus Sheffer
LEED Fellow
7group
Fri, Jan 29, 2016
RE: Labor and Delivery Rooms
in Healthcare-v2009: Water use reduction
24 Michelle Schwarting Robinson
Re:Vision Architecture
Thu, Jan 28, 2016
ISO 16346:2013
in NC-2009: Alternative Energy Performance Metric ACP
1 Emmanuel Pauwels
Owner
Green Living Projects s.l.
Wed, Jan 27, 2016
Spain
FTE of unoccupied gutted adjacent tenant
in Retail–CI-v2009: Alternative transportation
9 Andrew Bennett
intern architect
WSA
Wed, Jan 27, 2016
United States
Title Comments Most Recent Post Location
RE: LEED v4-Credits MR-USGBC approved program
in USGBC Engages Chemical Supply Chain with New LEED v4 Option
38 Tristan Roberts
LEED AP BD+C, Editorial Director – LEEDuser
BuildingGreen, Inc.
Sun, Nov 3, 2013
RE: Gerrymandered site?
in Multiple buildings
5 Tristan Roberts
LEED AP BD+C, Editorial Director – LEEDuser
BuildingGreen, Inc.
Sun, Nov 3, 2013
RE: one project?
in Multiple Buildings Connected - Campus Approach vs Standard Approach
7 David Lee
LEED Coordinator
Federal Management Solutions
Mon, Sep 16, 2013
LEED Scorecard Forms
in Scorecard
6 Clara Simon
Sustainability Manager
University of Washington - Capital Projects Office
Fri, Sep 6, 2013
BREEAM and LEED
in BREEAM Equivalency for LEED Projects
1 Emily Rhee
Fri, Sep 6, 2013
RE: Categories and prescriptive path alternate option
in GBCI Streamlines LEED Credentialing, Offers New Window for Legacy LEED APs
47 Erin Emery Hartz
Manager, Marketing & Product Development
U.S. Green Building Council
Mon, Aug 19, 2013
Complete LEED-EBOM Gold Project Documents on LEEDuser - by Tristan Roberts
Tue, Aug 13, 2013
I am also an independent LEED
in New USGBC Membership Fee Structure
59 Brad Miller
Principal
Environnmental Concepts Company
Tue, Aug 6, 2013
RE: Allowed but not necessarily advisable
in Can you register a project for LEED CI after construction has been completed?
8 Mary Ostafi
Sustainability Specialist
HOK
Wed, Jul 24, 2013
RE: Technical Manual for new Green Globes for New Construction
in The Hidden Beltway Lobbyists Who Shape Green Building Policy
20 Paula Melton
Senior Editor
BuildingGreen, Inc.
Thu, Jul 11, 2013
RE: Embolden ACC?
in The LEED v4 Ballot: The Case For and Against
15 Kathryn West
LEED AP BD+C, O+M, Green Globes Professional
JLL
Fri, Jun 28, 2013
RE: Can't select "other" in space usage type drop down
in Filling out Space Usage Type
19 Erica Downs
Sustainability & LEED Consultant
Tue, Nov 5, 2013
RE: Timeline for CIR responses from GBCI
in How long for CIR responses?
8 Tristan Roberts
LEED AP BD+C, Editorial Director – LEEDuser
BuildingGreen, Inc.
Mon, Jun 3, 2013
RE: BD&C Exam Prep
in Continuing Education Courses on LEEDuser
2 Tristan Roberts
LEED AP BD+C, Editorial Director – LEEDuser
BuildingGreen, Inc.
Fri, Jan 22, 2016
New USGBC searchable database..
in Key LEED Interpretations
4 Lewis Hewton
Cundall
Thu, Jul 3, 2014
Partial interior fit-out
in LEED CI - Is there a minimum tenant rennovation scope?
10 Mariela Garate Clarke
Architect
Green Building Council Chile
Thu, Apr 4, 2013
RE: Guardbooth
in Site Boundary
69 RIM Architects
RIM Architects
Mon, Nov 4, 2013
LEED-CI Silver Office Documentation Available on LEEDuser - by Tristan Roberts
Tue, Mar 26, 2013
RE: Stairs
in Does underground parking count for certification fees?
3 Tristan Roberts
LEED AP BD+C, Editorial Director – LEEDuser
BuildingGreen, Inc.
Fri, Mar 22, 2013
RE: LEED GA and LEED AP exam changes
in Do you have questions for GBCI?
42 Tristan Roberts
LEED AP BD+C, Editorial Director – LEEDuser
BuildingGreen, Inc.
Thu, Mar 21, 2013
Title Comments Most Recent Post Location
Feasibility
in CS-2009: Material ingredient optimization
1 Chloe Bendistis
Sustainability Project Manager
The Sheward Partnership, LLC
Mon, Oct 12, 2015
RE: Discrepancy between credit requirements and credit specifics
in Pilot Credit 52: Environmentally Preferable Non-Structural Products and Materials—Prescriptive Attributes
13 Chloe Bendistis
Sustainability Project Manager
The Sheward Partnership, LLC
Thu, Oct 8, 2015
Certify some of multiple fitout floor
in MPR2: Must be a complete, permanent building or space
9 sompoche sirichote
Mon, Oct 5, 2015
Thailand
Required parking lots and LEED boundary Calculations
in MPR3: Must use a reasonable site boundary
233 kerry wang
Environmental Design Consultant
Meinhardt
Fri, Oct 2, 2015
Malaysia
our discussion forums
in Start a New LEED Discussion Topic
217 Tristan Roberts
LEED AP BD+C, Editorial Director – LEEDuser
BuildingGreen, Inc.
Wed, Sep 30, 2015
RE: Download Forms
in PIf1: Minimum Program Requirements
132 Tristan Roberts
LEED AP BD+C, Editorial Director – LEEDuser
BuildingGreen, Inc.
Wed, Sep 30, 2015
RE: 62MZ calculator in version 4 LEED
in NC-v4: Minimum indoor air quality performance
41 Anaïs P
Wed, Sep 30, 2015
Walkable Site
in Pilot Credit 14: Walkable Streets
124 Mike Stopka
Director of Sustainability
Solomon Cordwell Buenz
Wed, Sep 30, 2015
RE: Energy Modeling using “HAP”
in NC 2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
3,462 Marcus Sheffer
LEED Fellow
7group
Tue, Sep 29, 2015
RE: Pre-Rinse Spray Valves in Laboratories
in NC 2009 WEp1: Water Use Reduction—20% Reduction
729 Lewis Hewton
Cundall
Tue, Sep 29, 2015
Walkable Site
in Pilot Credit 14: Walkable Streets
124 Mike Stopka
Director of Sustainability
Solomon Cordwell Buenz
Mon, Sep 28, 2015
RE: MPR2 - LEED-CI Hotel Portion and Shared Mechanical Systems
in LEED Minimum Program Requirements
455 Tristan Roberts
LEED AP BD+C, Editorial Director – LEEDuser
BuildingGreen, Inc.
Thu, Sep 24, 2015
RE: using construction rubble for mine rehabilitation
in NC 2009 MRc2: Construction Waste Management
434 Susan Di Giulio
Project Manager
Zinner Consultants
Wed, Sep 23, 2015
RE: Reflectance Values
in CS 2009 IEQc8.1: Daylight and Views—Daylight
133 Ciaran McCabe
Wed, Sep 23, 2015
What if we are not using comingled recycling?
in Schools-2009: Verified Construction & Demolition Recycling Rates
1 Cynthia Kaplan
Principal
cmk LEED
Mon, Sep 21, 2015
United States
Where can I get the required maps needed for verification?
in Homes-v4: Community resources
1 Phil Vanderloo
President
Hiline Builders Inc.
Fri, Sep 18, 2015
United States
Energy Star Alternative
in Retail–CI-v2009: Minimum energy performance
12 Angelica Ospina Alvarado
Thu, Sep 17, 2015
Colombia
Galvanize Repair
in NC 2009 IEQc4.2: Low-Emitting Materials—Paints and Coatings
521 Sean Kirk
Construction Specialist
Amec Foster Wheeler
Thu, Sep 17, 2015
United States
RE: FTE is linked to IEQc6.1 and IEQc6.2 - Healthcare buildings
in NC 2009 IEQc6.2: Controllability of Systems—Thermal Comfort
215 VICTOR MORENO
TECHNICAL DIRECTOR
ISOLANA AHORRO ENERGÉTICO SL
Tue, Sep 15, 2015
Spain
Determining site area on multi building lot
in Locating 2-year, 24-hour rainfall intensity values for EBOM SSc6
9 Phil Vanderloo
President
Hiline Builders Inc.
Sun, Sep 13, 2015
United States
Title Comments Post date Most Recent Postsort icon Location
Implementing on a university campus
in Pilot Credit 14: Walkable Streets
124 Dee Spiro
Sustainability Director
Bergmeyer Associates, Inc.
Fri, Mar 4, 2016
2016-03-04 11:23 United States
Pursing credit in an existing building
in Pilot Credit 78: Design for active occupants
115 Dee Spiro
Sustainability Director
Bergmeyer Associates, Inc.
Fri, Mar 4, 2016
2016-03-04 10:03 United States
some questions about kitchen and toilet vent
in CS 2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
1,072 Shenhao Li
Atkins
Fri, Mar 4, 2016
2016-03-04 04:46 China
Painting/coating in tenant space
in CS 2009 IEQc4.2: Low-Emitting Materials—Paints and Coatings
107 Hieu Huynh
Environmental Engineer, LEED AP BD+C
Thu, Mar 3, 2016
2016-03-03 23:32 Vietnam
Submitting for a CIR or LEED Interpretation
in USGBC's New LEED Interpretations Similar to Old Precedent-Setting CIRs
30 deborah lucking
associate
fentress architects
Thu, Mar 3, 2016
2016-03-03 19:28 United States
ACG Commissioning Certification
in A Guide to Commissioning and Auditing Credentials
1 Mike Southworth
Senior Mechanical Engineer, Commissioning Authority
GHD
Thu, Mar 3, 2016
2016-03-03 12:26 United States
WEc1 - We don't really have a "SITE" outside of the building env
in Retail–NC-v2009: Water efficient landscaping
1 Lou Niles
Sustainability / LEED Specialist
LPA, Inc.
Thu, Mar 3, 2016
2016-03-03 12:04 United States
Interview Room with 2 seats
in NC 2009 IEQc6.2: Controllability of Systems—Thermal Comfort
215 Maher Hemod
Energy Engineer
MCW Consultants Ltd.
Wed, Mar 2, 2016
2016-03-02 17:59 Canada
Towers as part of a single building
in NC-v4: Minimum energy performance
90 R2M Solution Srl
R2M Solution Srl
Wed, Mar 2, 2016
2016-03-02 17:16 Italy
Shared underground parking with non LEED certified buildings
in MPR3: Must use a reasonable site boundary
233 Jorge López de Obeso
Architect / Environmental adviser
EA Energia y Arquitectura
Wed, Mar 2, 2016
2016-03-02 11:49 Mexico
Private bus line for public use?
in NC 2009 SSc4.1: Alternative Transportation—Public Transportation Access
257 Michael Wahjudi
ESD Consultant
Kaer Pte Ltd
Wed, Mar 2, 2016
2016-03-02 02:46 Singapore
Types of recreation facilities - clarification
in ND-v2009: Access to recreation facilities
2 Aly Andrews
Farr Associates
Tue, Mar 1, 2016
2016-03-01 16:56 United States
Spreadsheet from USGBC is password protected
in MPR6: Must commit to sharing whole-building energy and water usage data
1 Keith Steurer
Structural Engineer
Shive-Hattery, Inc.
Tue, Mar 1, 2016
2016-03-01 16:45 United States
Garage Space - Negatively Pressurized Rooms
in NC 2009 IEQc5: Indoor Chemical and Pollutant Source Control
425 Panda Aumpansub
Energy Solutions Leader
Havtech, Inc.
Tue, Mar 1, 2016
2016-03-01 14:20 United States
Previously Developed AND Wetlands
in NC-v4: Sensitive land protection
8 Becky Johnson
Designer
ICON Architectural Group
Tue, Mar 1, 2016
2016-03-01 13:56 United States
Policies - credit's pursued
in EBOM-v4: Site management policy
6 Allison Smith
Tue, Mar 1, 2016
2016-03-01 13:14 United States
What areas to include for planted areas?
in NC 2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
440 Lauren Bellamy
Tue, Mar 1, 2016
2016-03-01 09:46 United States
Are changing rooms compulsory now as per revised credit form
in CI 2009 SSc3.2: Alternative Transportation—Bicycle Storage and Changing Rooms
94 Priyadarsi Das
Asst. Manager
JLL
Tue, Mar 1, 2016
2016-03-01 07:51 India
Option 2, Path 9
in CI 2009 SSc1: Site Selection
222 Benny Au
Tue, Mar 1, 2016
2016-03-01 02:29 China
Walking distance from the barracks
in NC 2009 SSc4.1: Alternative Transportation—Public Transportation Access
257 Jose Dehitta
Mon, Feb 29, 2016
2016-02-29 17:39 United States

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