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Title Comments Most Recent Post Location
RE: Can I contribute cork to multiple credits (MRc4 and MRc6)?
in Schools 2009 MRc6: Rapidly Renewable Materials
7 Tristan Roberts
LEED AP BD+C, Executive Editor – LEEDuser
BuildingGreen, Inc.
Wed, Dec 30, 2015
RE: Construction EQ Management Plan
in Healthcare-v2009: Construction IAQ management plan - during construction
7 Bruce Maine
Sustainable Design Specifier
Retired
Tue, Sep 10, 2013
RE: Simpson Diversity Index score
in ND-v2009: Mixed-income diverse communities
2 Eliot Allen
LEED AP-ND, Principal
Criterion Planners
Wed, Sep 4, 2013
RE: Project Threshholds
in Pilot Credit 15: Parking Reduction
8 Devani PERERA
Green Building Consultant
ELAN
Mon, Sep 2, 2013
RE: SEED evaluator tool
in ND-v2009: Community outreach and involvement
2 Eliot Allen
LEED AP-ND, Principal
Criterion Planners
Mon, Aug 26, 2013
RE: All Interior finishes qualify based on IEQ 4.1-4.4, still pursue
in Pilot Credit 21: Low-Emitting Interiors
45 Michael Lingerfelt
Fri, Aug 23, 2013
RE: Housing Densities and FAR
in ND-v2009: Compact development
3 Colin Day
Sustainable Building Associate, LEED GA
The Institute for the Built Environment
Wed, Aug 21, 2013
I am also an independent LEED
in New USGBC Membership Fee Structure
59 Brad Miller
Principal
Environnmental Concepts Company
Thu, Apr 20, 2017
RE: Do bio-based inhibited glycols contribute to LEED certification?
in NC v2.2 MRc6: Rapidly Renewable Materials
25 Tristan Roberts
LEED AP BD+C, Executive Editor – LEEDuser
BuildingGreen, Inc.
Tue, Mar 22, 2016
RE: Peak Discharge Rate
in Schools 2009 SSc6.1: Stormwater Design—Quantity Control
6 Nicole Ferrini
via T&M Associates
Fri, Aug 2, 2013
RE: LEED ND - outside the US
in ND-v2009: Building water efficiency
5 Eliot Allen
LEED AP-ND, Principal
Criterion Planners
Mon, Jul 29, 2013
RE: EAc1 model and EAc6 calcs
in Performing LEED Green Power Calculations
16 Tiffany Moore
LEED Documentation Consultant
Built Kansas City LLC
Mon, Apr 10, 2017
HVAC baseline model
in Retail–CI-v2009: Optimize energy performance - HVAC
1 Francesco Passerini
engineer
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: roof deck, roof
in NC v2.2 MRc1.1–1.2: Building Reuse
24 Susan Walter
Specifications Director
Populous
Tue, Mar 22, 2016
RE: Crushed Concrete used
in CS 2009 MRc3: Materials Reuse
16 RIM Architects
RIM Architects
Mon, Jul 8, 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: Retrofit
in Healthcare-v2009: Hazardous material removal or encapsulation (renovations only)
5 Susan Walter
Specifications Director
Populous
Wed, Jun 26, 2013
RE: Systems Required in Cx Scope
in Schools-2009 EAp1: Fundamental Commissioning of Building Energy Systems
7 John Glaeser
Fri, Dec 20, 2013
RE: Number of testing point
in Healthcare-v2009: Construction IAQ management plan - before occupancy
6 Emil Andersson
Green Certification Coordinator
Skanska Sweden
Fri, May 31, 2013
Title Comments Most Recent Post Location
GREEN POWER - WIND Mills
in NC-2009: Green power
1 SAMY Chamy
Enginneer
T&T Green
Mon, Apr 24, 2017
Onsite solar PV generation - 10 years contract
in EBOM-v4: Renewable energy and carbon offsets
3 Ameet AA
Mon, Apr 24, 2017
Singapore
RE: Gross floor area modification
in PIf2: Project Summary Details
13 Jon Clifford
LEED-AP BD+C
GREENSQUARE
Sat, Apr 22, 2017
RE: Hotel Recycling Note
in NC 2009 MRp1: Storage and Collection of Recyclables
84 Nadav Malin
USGBC LEED Faculty, President
BuildingGreen, Inc.
Sat, Apr 22, 2017
RE: Do aerosol rust-inhibitor paints fall under LEED guidelines?
in NC-v4: Low emitting materials
319 debra lombard
sustainable design consulatnt & construction administrator
Bywater Woodworks, Inc.
Fri, Apr 21, 2017
United States
RE: Third party in renewable energy
in NC-v4: Renewable energy production
28 Marcus Sheffer
LEED Fellow
7group
Fri, Apr 21, 2017
RE: ESv3 checklists
in Mid-Rise v4: Minimum energy performance
10 Ann Edminster
founder/principal
Design AVEnues LLC
Fri, Apr 21, 2017
RE: Anti Smoking Sign
in NC 2009 IEQp2: Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS) Control
334 James Bell
Senior Associate
Bohlin Cywinski Jackson
Fri, Apr 21, 2017
Hotel Occupancy
in NC 2009 SSc4.3: Alternative Transportation—Low-Emitting and Fuel-Efficient Vehicles
505 jupiter luner
Energy Analyst
Fri, Apr 21, 2017
United States
RE: Model Calibration - Margins for Error
in CS 2009 EAc5.1: Measurement and Verification—Base Building
130 Marcus Sheffer
LEED Fellow
7group
Fri, Apr 21, 2017
RE: Envelope CxA Requirements
in NC-v4: Fundamental commissioning and verification
33 Scott Bowman
LEED Fellow
Integrated Design + Energy Advisors, LLC
Fri, Apr 21, 2017
Option 2 - Excluding Demo
in NC-v4: Construction and demolition waste management
51 Nathan Gauthier
Director of FM Integration and Sustainability
Shawmut Design and Construction
Fri, Apr 21, 2017
RE: Baseline System 2
in NC 2009 EAc1: Optimize Energy Performance
1,340 Marcus Sheffer
LEED Fellow
7group
Fri, Apr 21, 2017
RE: Baseline EER - System 2 PTHP
in NC 2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
3,964 Marcus Sheffer
LEED Fellow
7group
Fri, Apr 21, 2017
RE: LEED ID&C EAc1.3
in CI 2009 EAc1.3: Optimize Energy Performance—HVAC
460 Marcus Sheffer
LEED Fellow
7group
Fri, Apr 21, 2017
Monitoring and Corrective action plan
in Pilot Credit 55: Bird Collision Deterrence
54 Luis Huertas
Project Manager
Sustainable Design Consulting
Fri, Apr 21, 2017
RE: Extended Producer Responsibility - documentation
in NC-v4: Building product disclosure and optimization - sourcing of raw materials
102 Joanna Switzer
Sustainability Project Manager
Atkins North America
Fri, Apr 21, 2017
RE: Lighting Power Density requirement for Tenant spaces
in CS 2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
1,158 Marcus Sheffer
LEED Fellow
7group
Fri, Apr 21, 2017
WE_Cr1 "Outdoor Water Use Reduction": Installation of a well
in NC-v4: Outdoor water use reduction
28 R2M Solution Srl
R2M Solution Srl
Fri, Apr 21, 2017
Italy
RE: Pilot credit Vs LEED V4
in Pilot Credit 63: Whole Building Life Cycle Assessment
22 Dirk Kestner
Principal
Walter P Moore
Thu, Apr 20, 2017
United States
Title Comments Most Recent Post Location
ACP for Certified Wood vs Pilot for Legal Wood
in International Projects - alternative compliance path
170 Catie Ryan
Project Manager
Terrapin Bright Green
Thu, Apr 20, 2017
Malaysia
RE: CARB and ECO-Certified
in New Rules for Formaldehyde in IEQc4.4
10 Jennifer Preston
Thu, Apr 20, 2017
Living Building Challenge Discussion Forum - by Tristan Roberts
Wed, Apr 19, 2017
SITES Discussion Forum - by Tristan Roberts
Wed, Apr 19, 2017
Parksmart Discussion Forum - by Tristan Roberts
Wed, Apr 19, 2017
Future-proofing LEED certification - Iran
in LEED Certified or Certifiable? Architects Make the Case for Earning the Plaque
10 Meike Borchers
Technical Director
WSP UK
Wed, Apr 19, 2017
Iran
RE: Partitioned office space clarification
in WELL Building Standard Discussion Forum
66 Carina Clark
Interior Designer
HKS
Tue, Apr 18, 2017
RE: Arc Platform
in Performance Period
59 Batya Metalitz
Technical Director, LEED
USGBC
Wed, Apr 12, 2017
RE: LDP for EBOM Recertification - Pros and Cons?
in Discuss the LEED Dynamic Plaque
8 Camala Jones
Sustainability Coordinator
Austin Convention Center, Austin, Texas
Thu, Apr 6, 2017
RE: Major Renovation or Core and Shell (LEED BDC_v4)?
in LEED Rating System Selection Q&A
830 Alex Parella
Architect_LEED AP
Fri, Mar 31, 2017
RE: Maintenance Staff
in Calculating FTEs
216 David Posada
Integrated Design & LEED Specialist
SERA Architects
Thu, Apr 6, 2017
RE: 3 buildings that connected via link-bridge
in New LEED Guidance for Campuses and Multiple Buildings
586 Michael Wahjudi
ESD Consultant
Kaer Pte Ltd
Thu, Mar 23, 2017
Singapore
RE: advanced buildings doc
in Where can I find a copy of "Advanced Buildings: Energy Benchmark for High Performance Buildings (E-Benchmark)”?
19 Erik Heck
Tue, Feb 21, 2017
RE: v4 SSc6 - Hardscape requires a minimum of 0.2 fc to be counted
in Review Comments with Phantom Requirements
94 Bill Swanson
PE, LEED AP
Integrated Architecture
Thu, Apr 20, 2017
RE: Qualified Energy Rater for v4
in LEED for Homes (LEED-H) Forum
165 Steve Loppnow
Sustainability Manager
YR&G
Wed, Feb 1, 2017
RE: Sunset date for v3 certification
in LEED 2009 Registration Extended to October 2016
141 Alicja Bieszyńska
Skanska
Thu, Jan 26, 2017
RE: GBCI Increases LEED Fees! - 12/1/2016
in LEED registration and certification fees
9 GHT Green Team
Sustainable Programs Studio
GHT Limited
Thu, Jan 19, 2017
RE: 2009 Initial Certification -> v4 Recertification?
in Recertification
70 GHT Green Team
Sustainable Programs Studio
GHT Limited
Thu, Apr 6, 2017
LEED AP Homes v4
in Experience Requirement Loosened for LEED v4 AP Exam
19 Mugdha Mokashi
Fri, Dec 23, 2016
LEED Dynamic Plaque- Anyone using it for EBOM recertification?
in USGBC Rolls Out LEED Dynamic Plaque, Amid Debate
38 Kimberlee Dobbins
Sustainability Coordinator
City of Virginia Beach
Tue, Dec 13, 2016
United States
Title Comments Most Recent Post Location
RE: Gross area v. net area in PI Form 3 and IEQ8.1
in PIf3: Occupant and Usage Data
303 Summer Minchew
LEED AP ID+C, O+M
Ecoimpact Consulting
Wed, Nov 5, 2014
RE: Aerators use in water flow fittings
in NC 2009 WEp1: Water Use Reduction—20% Reduction
797 Magda Aghababyan
CEO
Co-Energi (Pvt) Ltd.
Mon, Nov 3, 2014
Sri Lanka
SSc4 Option 5 Delivery Service
in Retail–NC-v2009: Alternative transportation
10 Brian Coffman
Architect
A359 Partners in Architecture
Mon, Nov 3, 2014
United States
CMU as regional materials
in Homes-v2008: Environmentally preferable products
3 Benjie Herrera
LEED AP BD+C ,Homes,IDC,OM
Sat, Nov 1, 2014
VOC Content allowed per CA Section 01350
in Schools IEQc4.1: Low-Emitting Materials—Adhesives and Sealants
37 Elizabeth Matthews
Fri, Oct 31, 2014
United States
RE: Option 2 IAQ Testing - Schedule
in CI 2009 IEQc3.2: Construction IAQ Management Plan—Before Occupancy
71 Akos Brandecker
Director
Living Building Consultancy
Fri, Oct 31, 2014
Exterior lighting for group certification
in NC 2009 SSc8: Light Pollution Reduction
647 Mohamed M. Abd Elhameed
Managing Director
WECONSERVE LLC
Fri, Oct 31, 2014
Saudi Arabia
WEpc10
in Pilot Credit 10: Sustainable Wastewater Management
62 Mark Meaders
Sustainable Leader
HDR, Inc.
Thu, Oct 30, 2014
RE: Sunset date for v3 certification
in LEED 2009 Registration Extended to October 2016
141 Alicja Bieszyńska
Skanska
Thu, Oct 30, 2014
LEED-H Water Use
in Homes-v2008: Indoor water use
1 Robyn Vettraino
President
verde
Wed, Oct 29, 2014
United States
Minimum IAQ Performance Calculator - Multiple Zone and 100% OA
in CI-2009 IEQp1: Minimum IAQ Performance
166 Ronald Dean
Sumac Inc.
Wed, Oct 29, 2014
Exterior lighting for group certification
in NC 2009 SSc8: Light Pollution Reduction
647 Mohamed M. Abd Elhameed
Managing Director
WECONSERVE LLC
Wed, Oct 29, 2014
Saudi Arabia
Exterior lighting for group certification
in NC 2009 SSc8: Light Pollution Reduction
647 Mohamed M. Abd Elhameed
Managing Director
WECONSERVE LLC
Wed, Oct 29, 2014
Saudi Arabia
Campus Project
in Pilot Credit 14: Walkable Streets
147 Sara Curlee
Project Architect
BWBR
Tue, Oct 28, 2014
Exterior lighting for group certification
in NC 2009 SSc8: Light Pollution Reduction
647 Mohamed M. Abd Elhameed
Managing Director
WECONSERVE LLC
Mon, Oct 27, 2014
Saudi Arabia
RE: Catering Kitchen
in NC 2009 IEQc6.1: Controllability of Systems—Lighting
378 Heather Holdridge
Sustainability Coordinator
Lake/Flato Architects
Sun, Oct 26, 2014
Exterior lighting for group certification
in NC 2009 SSc8: Light Pollution Reduction
647 Mohamed M. Abd Elhameed
Managing Director
WECONSERVE LLC
Fri, Oct 24, 2014
Saudi Arabia
Exterior lighting for group certification
in NC 2009 SSc8: Light Pollution Reduction
647 Mohamed M. Abd Elhameed
Managing Director
WECONSERVE LLC
Thu, Oct 23, 2014
Saudi Arabia
Exterior lighting for group certification
in NC 2009 SSc8: Light Pollution Reduction
647 Mohamed M. Abd Elhameed
Managing Director
WECONSERVE LLC
Thu, Oct 23, 2014
Saudi Arabia
RE: LEED v4 rating systems being translated to Spanish
in Latin America and the Caribbean
17 Marge Barradas Machin
Thu, Oct 23, 2014
Title Comments Post date Most Recent Postsort icon Location
District heating and cooling
in NC 2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
3,964 R2M Solution Srl
R2M Solution Srl
Wed, Jul 13, 2016
2016-07-13 11:25 Italy
Constructive input I hope
in LEED for Homes (LEED-H) Forum
165 Phil Vanderloo
President
Hiline Builders Inc.
Wed, Jul 13, 2016
2016-07-13 10:11 United States
Core & Shell without HVAC or electrical systems
in MPR2: Must be a complete, permanent building or space
5 Celia Puertas Romero
Wed, Jul 13, 2016
2016-07-13 08:42 Spain
Form
in NC 2009 EAc2: On-Site Renewable Energy
309 GISELA FARHAT DE ARAUJO
Tue, Jul 12, 2016
2016-07-12 14:10 Brazil
Trane TRACE's 40 plant limit.
in Schools 2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
70 Kelsey Rightmer
Tue, Jul 12, 2016
2016-07-12 14:08 United States
Eac2 form
in NC 2009 EAc2: On-Site Renewable Energy
309 GISELA FARHAT DE ARAUJO
Tue, Jul 12, 2016
2016-07-12 13:57 Brazil
Europe alternative compliance path
in CS 2009 WEp1: Water Use Reduction—20% Reduction
226 Belén Valladares López
Mrs
Valladares Ingenieria
Tue, Jul 12, 2016
2016-07-12 06:32 Spain
Certifying a light rail station
in NC-v4: Must comply with project size requirements
21 Elizabeth Powers
Principal
O'Brien & Company
Mon, Jul 11, 2016
2016-07-11 20:15 United States
Combine options
in NC 2009 IEQc3.2: Construction Indoor Air Quality Management Plan—Before Occupancy
358 Thiago Bondini
Mon, Jul 11, 2016
2016-07-11 17:08 Brazil
Copy area in office - acoustical treatment
in CI-v4: Acoustic performance
2 Leticia SooHoo, AIA, LEED AP+
Architect,Principal / Sustainability
AlfaTech
Mon, Jul 11, 2016
2016-07-11 14:29 United States
site fence
in NC 2009 SSp1: Construction Activity Pollution Prevention
307 Agata Mozer
GO4IT SP Z OO SP K
Mon, Jul 11, 2016
2016-07-11 07:47 Poland
LEED Retail CI EAc1.3 zoning and controls
in CI 2009 EAc1.3: Optimize Energy Performance—HVAC
460 Francisco Aguirre
Senior Engineer
Ove Arup and Partners, S.A.
Mon, Jul 11, 2016
2016-07-11 04:55 Spain
Classroom Building on a Commuter College Campus
in Pilot Credit 14: Walkable Streets
147 Allen Schaffer
Director of Sustainable Design
Moody Nolan
Fri, Jul 8, 2016
2016-07-08 15:13 United States
College Campuses
in Pilot Credit 78: Design for active occupants
141 Allen Schaffer
Director of Sustainable Design
Moody Nolan
Fri, Jul 8, 2016
2016-07-08 14:27 United States
Interpretation Problem
in CI 2009 EAc1.3: Optimize Energy Performance—HVAC
460 Maria Isabel Conde
Owner
Aqua Terra (Panama) S.A.
Fri, Jul 8, 2016
2016-07-08 12:46 Panama
Existing Laboratory Equipment
in CI 2009 EAp3: Fundamental Refrigerant Management
47 Michele Helou
Principal
Sage Design & Consulting
Fri, Jul 8, 2016
2016-07-08 11:41 United States
decorative glass film applies to EQc41?
in NC 2009 IEQc4.1: Low-Emitting Materials—Adhesives and Sealants
553 Diego Fernandez
Atmos Systems
Fri, Jul 8, 2016
2016-07-08 06:38 Spain
KS and KD Values in Table 1 - Cannot find
in NC 2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
471 Amal Iqbal
Designer
Callander Associates Landscape Architecture
Thu, Jul 7, 2016
2016-07-07 14:54 United Kingdom
decorative glass film applies to EQc41?
in CI 2009 IEQc4.1: Low-Emitting Materials—Adhesives and Sealants
94 Diego Fernandez
Atmos Systems
Thu, Jul 7, 2016
2016-07-07 12:53 Spain
EApc67 - Energy Jumpstart
in Pilot Credit 67: Pilot Alternative Compliance Path—EA Prerequisite 2
12 Janet Fick
Thu, Jul 7, 2016
2016-07-07 11:27 United States

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