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EQc7.1 - Thermal comfort - design
LEED BD+C: New Construction, LEED BD+C: Core and Shell, LEED BD+C: Schools, LEED BD+C: Retail, LEED BD+C: Healthcare, LEED ID+C: Commercial Interiors, LEED ID+C: Retail
Rating System Version:
v3 - LEED 2009, v2 - Schools 2007, v2 - LEED 2.2
Can spaces that fall outside of the scope of ASHRAE 55-2004, because the physical activity levels result in a time-averaged MET above 2.0 (such as gymnasiums or fitness centers), be excluded from the...
**Updated October 1, 2013 to clarify the ruling.
No, spaces with a time-averaged metabolic rate above 2.0 MET must meet the requirements for IEQc7.1 Thermal Comfort—Design/IEQc2.3 Occupant Comf...