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| v3 - LEED India 2011

Tenant design and construction guidelines

SSc9 | Possible 1 point

Intent

To educate tenants about implementing sustainable design and construction features in their tenant improvement build-out.

Tenant design and construction guidelines benefit the Core & Shell certified project in two important ways: First, the guidelines will help tenants design and build sustainable interiors and adopt green building practices; Second, the guidelines will help in coordinating LEED 2009 for Commercial Interiors and LEED 2011 for India - Core and Shell Development certifications.

Requirements

Publish an illustrated document that provides tenants with the following design and construction information:

  • A description of the sustainable design and construction features incorporated in the core & shell project and the project’s sustainability goals and objectives, including those for tenant spaces.
  • Information on LEED for Commercial Interiors and how the core and shell building contributes to achieving these credits.
  • Information that enables a tenant to coordinate space design and construction with the core and shell’s building systems. Specific LEED for Commercial Interiors credits to be addressed when applicable include the following:
    • Water use reduction
    • Optimize energy performance, lighting power
    • Optimize energy performance, lighting controls
    • Optimize energy performance, HVAC
    • Energy use and metering
    • Measurement and verification
    • Ventilation and outdoor air delivery
    • Construction indoor air quality management
    • Indoor chemical and pollutant source control
    • Controllability of systems
    • Thermal comfort
    • Daylighting and views
    • Commissioning
    • Elimination or control of environmental tobacco smoke
    • Recommendations, including examples, for sustainable strategies, products, materials, and services
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