Daylight and views - daylight 75% of spaces | U.S. Green Building Council
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LEED BD+C: New Construction | v2 - LEED 2.0

Daylight and views - daylight 75% of spaces

EQc8.1 | Possible 1 point


Provide a connection between indoor spaces and outdoor environments through the introduction of sunlight and views into the occupied areas of the building.


Achieve a minimum Daylight Factor of 2% (excluding all direct sunlight penetration) in 75% of all space occupied for critical visual tasks, not including copy rooms, storage areas, mechanical, laundry, and other low occupancy support areas. Exceptions include those spaces where tasks would be hindered by the use of daylight or where accomplishing the specific tasks within a space would be enhanced by the direct penetration of sunlight.

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