04 Oct '13, 12am

Praise continues to pour in for the Mariposa #LEED for Neighborhood Development project:

Praise continues to pour in for the Mariposa #LEED for Neighborhood Development project:

Quarterly interpretations and addenda to the LEED 2009 rating systems and reference guides are now available. Use the credit library to access updated rating system language and interpretations. INTERPRETATIONS This quarter, we published 13 new LEED Interpretations (#10283-10291, 10293-10296). Highlights include: Using use ethanol as an efficient alternative fuel Desalinated seawater applied as a non-potable water source For EAp2, considering the unregulated load separately from the ASHRAE 90.1 energy model What is considered “hybrid” heating Documentation paths for MRc7. Certified Wood VOC limits of CARB 2007, SCM for Architectural Coatings The use of a photoionization detector instrument to measure TVOC concentrations 26 Interpretations were modified for new notes, updated rulings, etc. Those 26 inquiry numbers are: 731, 998, 1701, 1834, 1902, 2021, 2219, 2283, 2310, 517...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/leed-addenda-update-october...

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