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LEED BD+C: Retail | v1 - LEED 1.0 pilot

Controllability of systems: lighting and thermal comfort

EQc6.1 | Possible 1 point

Intent

Provide a high level of lighting system and thermal comfort control for retail employees to promote the productivity, comfort and well-being of building occupants.

Requirements

Provide individual lighting controls for 90% of retail employees in office and administrative spaces, enabling adjustments to suit individual task needs and preferences.

AND

Provide individual thermal comfort controls for 50% of retail employees in office and administrative spaces to enable adjustments to suit individual task needs and preferences. Operable windows can be used in lieu of comfort controls for occupants of areas that are 20 feet inside of and 10 feet to either side of the operable part of the window. The areas of operable window must meet the requirements of ASHRAE 62.1-2004 paragraph 5.1 Natural Ventilation.

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