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LEED 2009 BD+C Supplemental Reference Guide with Alternative Compliance Paths for Europe

LEED version: v2009
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Supplement to the LEED 2009 Green Building Design and Construction Reference Guide for projects in Europe pursuing the New Construction, Core and Shell, or Schools rating systems. Includes new guidance for the following credits:

  • SS Credit 1: Site Selection (European solution, sensitive land definitions)
  • SS Credit 4.3: Alternative Transportation—Low-Emitting and Fuel-Efficient Vehicles (European solution, low-emitting and fuel-efficient vehicle definition)
  • WE Prerequisite 1: Water Use Reduction and WE Credit 3: Water Use Reduction (European solution, baseline water usage)
  • EA Credit 6: Green Power (European solution, Green-e)
  • MR Credit 5: Regional Materials (Global solution, exemplary performance)
  • IEQ Prerequisite 2: Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS) Control (European solution, ANSI/ASTM E779-03)
  • IEQ Prerequisite 1: Minimum Indoor Air Quality Performance and IEQ Credit 5: Indoor Chemical and Pollutant Source Control (Global solution, parking garage ventilation)
  • IEQ Credit 4: Low-Emitting Materials (Global solution, VOC emissions)

This supplement was updated on 5 May 2015 to include additional guidance for projects using natural ventilation (IEQ Prerequisite 1).

ID: LEED 2009
Published On: 14 Oct 2014
Effective On: 14 Oct 2014