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 Area                GP                                   Credit / Prerequisite   Points               Requirement Description                               Requirement Description                     Phase                                                                           Strategy
                                  P             1         Construction                     ESC plan (Erosion / Sedimentation Control Plan)      1 - Prevent loss of soil                               Construction   Sedimentation control by: Stabilization (temporary or permanent seeding, mulching) and Structural Controls (silt fencing, earthen dikes,
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                                                          Activity Pollution                                                                                                                                          sediment traps, sediment basins)
                                                          Prevention                                                                             2 - Prevent sedimentation of storm sewer or
                                                                                                                                                streams
                                                                                                                                                 3 - Prevent air pollution from dust
                                 C              1         Site Selection            1      Do NOT Build on the following sites:                 1 - Farmland (USDA)                                    Design         During site selection, give preference to sites that do not include sensitive site elements and restrictive land types. Minimize building
                                                                                                                                                2 - Habitat for threatened/endangered species                         footprint
                                                                                                                                                3 - From public parkland (create equal or greater as
                                                                                                                                                required by USDA)
                                                                                                                                                4 - Within 50’ water body (CWA)
                                                                                                                                                5 - Within 100’ of Wetland (CFR)
                                                                                                                                                6 - Undeveloped land lower than 5’ above 100 year
                                                                                                                                                flood
                                 C              2         Density                   5      OPTION 1 - DEVELOPMENT DENSITY                       1 - Previously developed site                          Design         During site selection, give preference to urban sites with pedestrian access to variety of services.
 Sustainable Sites




                                                          Development and                                                                       2 - Min density 60,000 sf/acre
                                                                                           OPTION 2 - COMMUNITY CONNECTIVITY                    1 - Previously developed site
                                                                                                                                                2 - 1/2 mile of residential average density 10
                                                                                                                                                units/acre
                                                                                                                                                3 - 1/2 mile radius of 10 basic services
                                                                                                                                                4 - Pedestrian access between building and services

                                 EP             2                                   1                                                           ALTERNATIVE 1 - Project density double average         Design
                                                                                                                                                density
                                                                                                                                                ALTERNATIVE 2 - Project average density within
                                                                                                                                                area twice as large as for the base credit achievement
                                                                                                                                                must be 120,000 sf/acre
                                 C              3         Brownfield                1      OPTION 1 - Develop site documented as                                                                       Design         During site selection, give preference to Brownfield sites. Identify tax incentives and property cost savings. Coordinate development plans
                                                          Redevelopment                    contaminated by 1 – ASTM 1903-97 Phase II or local                                                                         with remediation plans.
                                                                                           voluntary cleanup program OR 2 - Defined as
                                                                                           Brownfield by government agency
                                                                                           OPTION 2 - Develop site defined as Brownfield by
                                                                                           government agency (local, state, federal)
                                 C             4.1 Public                           6      OPTION 1 - Rail Station Proximity - 1/2 mile of                                                             Design         Perform a transportation survey of future building occupants to identify transportation needs. Locate the building near mass transit.
                                                   Transportation                          commuter rail
                                                                                           OPTION 2 - Bus Stop Proximity - 1/4 mile of 1 stop
                                                                                           for 2 bus lines
                                 EP 4.1                                             1      OPTION 1 - Institute comprehensive transportation                                                           Design
                                                                                           management plan that demonstrates a quantifiable
                                                                                           reduction in personal automobile use through the
                                                                                           implementation of multiple alternative options
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Perform a transportation survey of future building occupants to identify transportation needs. Locate the building near mass transit.




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 Area                                        Credit / Prerequisite   Points               Requirement Description                                     Requirement Description                  Phase                                                                 Strategy
                                                                              OPTION 2 - Double transit ridership                      200 transit rides per day
                                                                                                                                       ALTERNATIVE 1 - 2 rail lines
                                                                                                                                       ALTERNATIVE 2 - 2 bus stops for 4 bus lines
                                                                                                                                       ALTERNATIVE 3 - combination
                    C             4.2 Bike Storage and                 1      CASE 1 - COMMERCIAL                                      1 - Bicycle racks for 5% of building users (200 yards Design     Design the building with bike racks and shower/changing rooms.
                                      Changing Rooms                                                                                   of entrance)
                                      5% 0.5% 15%                                                                                      2 - Shower/changing rooms for 0.5% FTE
                                                                              CASE 2 - RESIDENTIAL                                     1 - Covered storage for bikes for 15% of occupants

                    EP 4.2                                             1      Institute comprehensive transportation management
                                                                              plan that demonstrates a quantifiable reduction in
                                                                              personal automobile use through the implementation
                                                                              of multiple alternative options

                    C             4.3 Low-Emission &                   3      OPTION 1 - Preferred parking for LE/FE vehicles for                                                           Design       Provide transportation amenities such as alternative fuel refueling stations. Consider sharing the costs and benefits of refueling stations with
                                      Fuel-Efficient                          5% parking capacity on site. Can substitute preferred                                                                      neighbors.
                                      Vehicles 5% 3% 3%                       with discounted parking if 20% discount.
                                      3%
                                                                              OPTION 2 - Install alternative fueling stations for 3%
                                                                              of parking capacity on site
                                                                              OPTION 3 - Provide LE and FE vehicles for 3% FTE
                                                                              AND preferred parking for those vehicles
                                                                              OPTION 4 - Provide LE and FE vehicle-sharing
                                                                              program. One vehicle per 3% of FTE (assuming
                                                                              vehicle can carry 8 people) AND 2 year vehicle
                                                                              sharing contract AND preferred parking.
                    EP 4.3                                             1      Institute comprehensive transportation management
                                                                              plan that demonstrates a quantifiable reduction in
                                                                              personal automobile use through the implementation
                                                                              of multiple alternative options

                    C             4.4 Parking Capacity                 2      CASE 1 - NON-RESIDENTIAL                                 OPTION 1 - Parking capacity no more than min          Design      Minimize parking lot/garage size. Consider shared parking facilities with adjacent buildings. Consider alternatives that will limit the use of
                                      5% 5%                                                                                            zoning requirement                                                single occupancy vehicles.
                                                                                                                                       Provide Preferred parking for carpools for 5% of
                                                                                                                                       parking spaces
                                                                                                                                       OPTION 2 - For projects that provide parking for less
                                                                                                                                       than 5% FTE, Provide Preferred parking for
                                                                                                                                       carpools for 5% of parking spaces.
                                                                                                                                       OPTION 3 - No new parking
                                                                              CASE 2 - RESIDENTIAL                                     OPTION 1 - Parking capacity no more than min.
                                                                                                                                       zoning requirement
                                                                                                                                       Provide infrastructure program for ridesharing
                                                                                                                                       OPTION 2 - No new parking
                                                                              CASE 3 - MIXED USE (Mixed-use bldgs with <10%            OPTION 1 - For mixed-use >10% commercial, non-
                                                                              commercial area considered "residential")                residential portion should adhere to Case 1 and
                                                                                                                                       residential portion should adhere to Case 2.

                                                                                                                                       OPTION 2 - No new parking
                    EP 4.4                                             1      Institute comprehensive transportation management
                                                                              plan that demonstrates a quantifiable reduction in
                                                                              personal automobile use through the implementation
                                                                              of multiple alternative options
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 Area                                 Credit / Prerequisite   Points               Requirement Description                                    Requirement Description                       Phase                                                                        Strategy
         SS1        C             5.1 Protect or Restore        1      CASE 1 - Greenfield Sites                               Limit site disturbance to: 40' beyond building             Construction Perform site survey to identify site elements and adopt master plan for development of site. Site building to minimize disruption, stacking the
                                      Habitat                                                                                  perimeter, 25' beyond permeable surfaces                                building program, tuck-under parking, share facilities with neighbors. Plant native/adapted plants. Establish clearly marked construction
                                                                                                                               (pervious paving, detention, fields), 15' beyond                        boundaries.
                                                                                                                               curbs, utility branch trenches, 10' beyond surface
                                                                                                                               walkways, patios, parking, utilities less than 12”
                                                                                                                               dia
                                                                       CASE 2 - Previously Developed/Graded Sites              Restore/protect greater of 50% site area (excluding
                                                                                                                               footprint) OR 20% of total site area (including footprint)
                                                                                                                               with native/adaptive vegetation

                    EP 5.1                                      1      Previously Developed/Graded Sites                       Restore/protect 75% site area (excluding building) with Construction
                                                                                                                               native/adaptive vegetation
                                                                                                                               Restore/protect 30% site area (including building) with
                                                                                                                               native/adaptive vegetation
         SS2        C             5.2 Maximize Open             1      CASE 1 - Sites with Local Zoning Open Space             Exceed open space zoning requirement by 25% by: Design               Perform site survey to identify site elements and adopt master plan for development of site. Site building to minimize disruption, stacking the
                                      Space                            Requirements                                            Reduce development footprint (includes building                      building program, tuck-under parking, share facilities with neighbors. Plant native/adapted plants.
                                                                                                                               and hard scape) and/or Provide more vegetated open
                                                                                                                               space
                                                                       CASE 2 - Sites with No Local Zoning                     Provide open space equal to footprint
                                                                       Requirements
                                                                       CASE 3 - Sites with Zoning Ordinances, but No     Provide 20% vegetated open space of site area
                                                                       Open Space Requirements
                    EP 5.2                                      1      Double Open Space (1 - 50% open space, 2 - double                                                                   Design
                                                                       footprint, 3 - 40% open space)
        WP 2c       C             6.1 Storm water Design        1      CASE 1 - Sites with Existing Imperviousness 50% OPTION 1 - Implement Storm Water Management                         Design         Smaller building footprint, Green Roofs, Pervious paving. Reuse storm water for landscape irrigation, toilet flushing, custodial uses.
                                      - Quantity Control               or Less                                           Plan that prevents post-dev. discharge rate from                                 Bioswales, vegetated filter strips, Retention ponds, Cluster development
                                                                                                                         exceeding pre-development for the 1-2 yr, 24- hr
                                                                                                                         design storms
                                                                                                                         OPTION 2 - Implement Storm Water Management
                                                                                                                         Plan that protects stream channels from excessive
                                                                                                                         erosion. Also need quantity control strategies.

                                                                       CASE 2 - Sites with Existing Imperviousness             Implement Storm Water Management Plant that
                                                                       Greater than 50%                                        results in 25% decrease in volume runoff from the 2
                                                                                                                               yr. 24-hr. design storm
                    EP 6.1                                      1      Document comprehensive approach to capture and
                                                                       treat stormwater & demonstrate performance above
                                                                       the credit requirements
                    C             6.2 Storm water Design        1      Implement Storm Water Management Plan that:      Reduce impervious cover                             Design                        Alternative surfaces: Green Roofs, pervious pavement, grid pavers. Non-structural: Rain gardens, vegetated swales, disconnection of
                                      - Quality Control                                                                 Promote infiltration                                                              impervious areas, pervious pavement, rainwater recycling. Structural: Cisterns, manhole, ponds
                                                                                                                        Captures and treats the storm water runoff from
                                                                                                                        90% of the average annual rainfall using acceptable
                                                                                                                        Best Management Practices (BMPs)

                                                                                                                               BMPs must remove 80% of Total Suspended Solids

                    EP 6.2                                      1      Document comprehensive approach to capture and
                                                                       treat stormwater & demonstrate performance above
                                                                       the credit requirements
        SS 3a       C             7.1 Heat Island Effect -      1      OPTION 1 - Provide a combination of the following ALTERNATIVE 1 - Shade from trees (within 5 yrs)   Construction Use natural shade (trees, large shrubs, vegetated trellises) and other shade types over hardscape (photovoltaic panels). Light colored paving,
                                      Non-Roof                         for 50% of the site hardscape:                                                                                   high albedo hardscape such as concrete
                                                                                                                         ALTERNATIVE 2 - Shade from structures covered
                                                                                                                         with solar panels
                                                                                                                         ALTERNATIVE 3 - Shade from structures with SRI of
                                                                                                                         29
                                                                                                                         ALTERNATIVE 4 - Hardscape materials with SRI of
                                                                                                                         29
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Use natural shade (trees, large shrubs, vegetated trellises) and other shade types over hardscape (photovoltaic panels). Light colored paving,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    high albedo hardscape such as concrete




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 Area                                                      Credit / Prerequisite   Points                  Requirement Description                                      Requirement Description                        Phase                                                                           Strategy
                                                                                                                                                           ALTERNATIVE 5 - Open grid pavement system (at
                                                                                                                                                           least 50% pervious)
                                                                                            OPTION 2 - Min. 50% of parking spaces under cover
                                                                                            with SRI of 29, green roof or solar panels
                                  EP 7.1                                             1      ALTERNATIVE 1 - 100% non-roof impervious                                                                                 Construction
                                                                                            surfaces high albedo materials or open grid paving

                                                                                            ALTERNATIVE 2 - 100% on site parking located
                                                                                            under cover
                      SS 3b       C             7.2 Heat Island Effect -             1      OPTION 1 - Roofing with SRI 78 (low slope) or SRI                                                                        Design         High-albedo and vegetated roofs to reduce heat absorption. Roof area does not include mechanical, skylights, solar panels.
                                                    Roof                                    29 (steep-slope) for minimum 75% of roof area

                                                                                            OPTION 2 - Green Roof for 50% of roof area
                                                                                            OPTION 3 - Combination of above
                                  EP 7.2                                             1      Green Roof for 100% of roof area                                                                                         Design
                       SS 4       C   8 Light Pollution                              1      Interior Lighting (must comply with Both interior &            OPTION 1 - For light source with a direct line of site to Design         Minimize site lighting where possible and use computer modeling. Use, Full cutoff luminaries Low-reflectance surfaces Low-angle spotlights,
                                         Reduction 80% 50%                                  exterior lighting)                                             envelope openings reduce by at least 50% between                         automatic sweep timers, occupancy sensors, programmed master lighting control panels, minimize upward illumination from reflected surfaces
                                                                                                                                                           11 p.m. and 5 a.m. using automatic shutoff device.

                                                                                                                                                           OPTION 2 - For openings in envelope with a direct
                                                                                                                                                           line of site to a light source, provide automatic
                                                                                                                                                           shielding resulting in <10% transmittance between
                                                                                                                                                           11 p.m. and 5 a.m.
                                                                                            Exterior Lighting (must comply with Both interior &            1 - Do Not Exceed ASHRAE/IESNA Std 90.1-2007
                                                                                            exterior lighting)                                             lighting power densities for zone
                                                                                                                                                           2 - Meet ASHRAE/IESNA Std 90.1-2007 lighting
                                                                                                                                                           control requirements.
                                                                                                                                                           3 - Classify under one of the zones defined by
                                                                                                                                                           IESNA RP-33 and follow requirements:
                                                                                                                                                           LZ1 - Dark (National parks & rural settings): 0.01 fc
                                                                                                                                                           at site boundary and beyond. 0% total initial designed
                                                                                                                                                           fixture lumens are emitted at angle of 90 deg from
                                                                                                                                                           nadir
                                                                                                                                                           LZ2 - Low (Residential): 0.10 fc at site boundary,
                                                                                                                                                           0.01 fc at 10' beyond site boundary, 2% total initial
                                                                                                                                                           designed fixture lumens are emitted at angle of 90
                                                                                                                                                           deg from nadir
                                                                                                                                                           LZ3 - Medium (commercial, industrial, high density
                                                                                                                                                           residential) 0.20 fc at site boundary, 0.01 fc at 15’
                                                                                                                                                           beyond site boundary. 5% total initial designed fixture
                                                                                                                                                           lumens are emitted at angle of 90 deg from nadir

                                                                                                                                                           LZ4 - High (major city centers, entertainment
                                                                                                                                                           district) 0.60 fc at site boundary. 0.01 fc 15’ beyond
                                                                                                                                                           site boundary. 10% total initial designed fixture
                                                                                                                                                           lumens are emitted at angle of 90 deg from nadir

                      WP 1a        P             1         Water use                        20% less water than the baseline water use                                                                               Design         WaterSense-certified fixtures. High-efficiency fixtures (e.g. water closets, urinals), composting toilet systems. Use on-site sources (rainwater,
 Water Efficiency .




                                                           Reduction 20%                    calculated for the building (not including irrigation) after                                                                            stormwater, graywater) for toilet flushing.
                                                                                            meeting the Energy Policy Act of 1992 fixture
                                                                                            performance requirements. Calculations are based on
                                                                                            estimate occupant usage and include only water
                                                                                            closets, urinals, lavatory faucets, showers, and
                                                                                            kitchen sinks.
                      WP 2a       C              1         Water Efficient         2 or 4                                                                                                                            Design         Analyze soil/climate for native /adapted plants, Use high-efficiency irrigation system (drip, micro mister) Climate based controllers. Irrigation
                                                           Landscaping                                                                                                                                                              system using storm water, graywater, or condensate water, Site map with structures, sun/wind exposure, Shadow profiles of landscape areas,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Reduce heat island effect with shade trees, plan water use zones (high-mod-low) Plant turf areas only in functional or soil
 Water Efficiency .

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Focus                                                                                                                                                                     Submittal Analyze soil/climate for native /adapted plants, Use high-efficiency irrigation system (drip, micro mister) Climate based controllers. Irrigation




                      GP
 Area                                                      Credit / Prerequisite   Points                 Requirement Description               Requirement Description    Phase    system using storm water, graywater, or condensate water, Site map with structures, sun/wind exposure, Shadow profiles of landscape areas,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Strategy
                                                                                     2      OPTION 1 - Reduce potable water consumption for                                            Reduce heat island effect with shade trees, plan water use zones (high-mod-low) Plant turf areas only in functional or soil
                                                                                            irrigation by 50% from a calculated mid-summer
                                                                                            baseline case, thru: 1 -plant species, density, &
                                                                                            microclimate factor 2 -irrigation efficiency 3 -
                                                                                            captured rainwater 4 -recycled wastewater 5 -Non-
                                                                                            potable reuse water treated and conveyed by a
                                                                                            public agency
 Water Effici
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Analyze soil/climate for native /adapted plants, Use high-efficiency irrigation system (drip, micro mister) Climate based controllers. Irrigation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             system using storm water, graywater, or condensate water, Site map with structures, sun/wind exposure, Shadow profiles of landscape areas,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Reduce heat island effect with shade trees, plan water use zones (high-mod-low) Plant turf areas only in functional or soil




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 Area                                                      Credit / Prerequisite   Points              Requirement Description                                       Requirement Description                    Phase                                                                           Strategy
                                                                                     4      OPTION 2 - No potable water for irrigation AND:
                                                                                                                                                        PATH 1 - Captured rainwater, recycled wastewater,
                                                                                                                                                        recycled graywater, or non-potable water treated by
                                                                                                                                                        public agency.
                                                                                                                                                        PATH 2 - Install landscaping with NO permanent
                                                                                                                                                        irrigation systems. Temporary irrigation for plant
                                                                                                                                                        establishment allowed only within the first year of
                                                                                                                                                        installation
                      WP 1c       C              2         Innovative                2      OPTION 1 - Reduce potable water for building sewage                                                               Design         Specify high-efficiency fixtures and dry fixtures, reuse storm water or graywater for sewerage conveyance, Onsite wastewater treatment
                                                           Wastewater                       conveyance by 50% thru water-conserving fixtures or                                                                              systems (packaged biological nutrient removal systems, constructed wetlands, high-efficiency filtration systems)
                                                           Technologies 50%                 non-potable water (captured rainwater, recycled
                                                           50%                              graywater, treated wastewater)

                                                                                            OPTION 2 - Treat 50% of wastewater on-site to
                                                                                            tertiary standards and used on-site.
                                  EP             2                                   1      ALTERNATIVE 1 - Zero use of potable water in
                                                                                            sewage conveyance
                                                                                            ALTERNATIVE 2 - 100% on-site treatment and
                                                                                            reuse/infiltration of wastewater
                                  C              3         Water use                2-4     Use less water than baseline water use calculated for                                                             Design         WaterSense-certified fixtures. High-efficiency fixtures (e.g. water closets, urinals), composting toilet systems. Use on-site sources (rainwater,
                                                           Reduction                        the building (not including irrigation). Calculations are                                                                        stormwater, graywater) for toilet flushing.
                                                                                            based on estimate occupant usage and include only
                                                                                            water closets, urinals, lavatory faucets, showers,
                                                                                            and kitchen sinks.

                                                                                     2      30% reduction
                                                                                     3      35% reduction
                                                                                     4      40% reduction
                                  EP             3                                   1      45% reduction                                                                                                     Design
                        ID2       P              1         Fundamental                      1 - Commissioning Authority (CxA)                                                                                 Construction
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                                                           Commissioning of                 2 - Owner developed OPR. Design team developed
                                                           the Building Energy              BOD
                                                                                            3 - Commissioning requirements into Construction
                                                                                            documents
                                                                                            4 - Commissioning Plan
                                                                                            5 - Verify performance of the systems
                                                                                            6 - Summary commissioning report
 nergy & Atmosphere
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 Area                                                        Credit / Prerequisite   Points               Requirement Description                                    Requirement Description                  Phase                                                                     Strategy
                                     P             2         Minimum Energy            1      OPTION 1 - Whole Building Energy Simulation              Demonstrate 10% improvement (new buildings) OR       Design       Design building envelope HVAC Lighting and other systems to maximize energy performance
                                                             Performance                                                                               5% improvement (existing buildings) in building
                                                                                                                                                       performance rating
                                                                                                                                                       Calculate baseline performance per
                                                                                                                                                       ANSI/ASHRAE/IESNA Std 90.1-2007 Appendix G
                                                                                                                                                       Design must comply with: select mandatory
                                                                                                                                                       provisions of Std 90.1-2007, include all energy
                                                                                                                                                       costs, and comparison to baseline. Baseline default
                                                                                                                                                       energy cost is 25%.
                                                                                              OPTION 2 - Prescriptive Compliance Path: ASHRAE PATH 1 - ASHRAE Advanced Energy Design Guide
                                                                                              Advanced Energy Design Guide                             for Small Office Buildings 2004. Must be <20,000 ft2
                                                                                                                                                       and office occupancy
 Energy & Atmosphere




                                                                                                                                                       PATH 2 - ASHRAE Advanced Energy Design Guide
                                                                                                                                                       for Small Retail Buildings 2006. Must be <20,000 ft2
                                                                                                                                                       and retail occupancy
                                                                                                                                                       PATH 3 - ASHRAE Advanced Energy Design Guide
                                                                                                                                                       for Small Warehouse and Self Storage Buildings
                                                                                                                                                       2006. Must be <50,000 ft2 and warehouse or self-
                                                                                                                                                       storage occupancy
                                                                                              OPTION 3 - Prescriptive Compliance Path:                 Must be <100,000 ft2. Can not be health care,
                                                                                              Advanced Buildings Core Performance Guide                warehouse, or lab
                         MS 5        P             3         Fundamental                      Zero use of CFC-based refrigerants in new HVAC                                                                Design       Specify new HVAC equipment that uses no CFC refrigerants.
                                                             Refrigerant                      systems. Phase out CFC use on existing building
                                                             Management                       HVAC equipment prior to project completion. Phase
                                                                                              out beyond project completion based on merits of
                                                                                              proposal.
                       EP 1d, 1e    C              1         Optimize Energy         1 - 19   OPTION 1 - Whole Building Energy Simulation              Demonstrate a % improvement in the proposed          Design       Design bldg envelope & systems to maximize energy performance. Use simulation model for Option 1 REDUCE DEMAND: Optimize building
                                                             Performance                                                                               building performance rating compared to the baseline              form & orientation, reduce internal loads thru shell & lighting improvements, & shift load to off-peak periods. HARVEST FREE ENERGY: Use
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         daylight, ventilation cooling, solar heating & power, wind energy, service water heating & power generation. INCREASE EFFICIENCY: More
                                                                                                                                                       performance rating per Building Performance
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         efficient envelope, lighting, & appropriately sized HVAC. RECOVER WASTE ENERGY: Exhaust air energy recovery, graywater heat recovery,
                                                                                                                                                       Rating Method in Appendix G of ASHRAE/IESNA                       and cogeneration. Can't use: Cool Roofs, Night Venting, Additional Commissioning
                                                                                                                                                       Std 90.1-2007.
                                                                                                                                                       Calculate baseline performance per
                                                                                                                                                       ANSI/ASHRAE/IESNA Std 90.1-2007 Appendix G
                                                                                                                                                       Design must comply with: select mandatory
                                                                                               Enter "Y" and "?" for the option chosen below. Enter provisions of Std 90.1-2007, include all energy
                                                                                                points into Credit slot. For the "?" column, enter the costs, and comparison to baseline. Baseline default
                                                                                                            "additional" points beyond the "Y" points energy cost is 25%.
                                                                                       1                                                               New: 12%        Existing: 8%                         Design
                                                                                       2                                                               New: 14%        Existing: 10%                        Design
                                                                                       3                                                               New: 16%        Existing: 12%                        Design
                                                                                       4                                                               New: 18%        Existing: 14%                        Design
                                                                                       5                                                               New: 20%        Existing: 16%                        Design
                                                                                       6                                                               New: 22%        Existing: 18%                        Design
                                                                                       7                                                               New: 24%        Existing: 20%                        Design
                                                                                       8                                                               New: 26%        Existing: 22%                        Design
                                                                                       9                                                               New: 28%        Existing: 24%                        Design
                                                                                      10                                                               New: 30%        Existing: 26%                        Design
                                                                                      11                                                               New: 32%        Existing: 28%                        Design
                                                                                      12                                                               New: 34%        Existing: 30%                        Design
                                                                                      13                                                               New: 36%        Existing: 32%                        Design
                                                                                      14                                                               New: 38%        Existing: 34%                        Design
                                                                                      15                                                               New: 40%        Existing: 36%                        Design
                                                                                      16                                                               New: 42%        Existing: 38%                        Design
                                                                                      17                                                               New: 44%        Existing: 40%                        Design
                                                                                      18                                                               New: 46%        Existing: 42%                        Design
                                                                                      19                                                               New: 48%        Existing: 44%                        Design
                                    EP             1                                   1                                                               New: 50%        Existing: 46%                        Design
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 Area                                         Credit / Prerequisite   Points               Requirement Description                            Requirement Description                   Phase                                                                                 Strategy
                                                                        1      OPTION 2 - Prescriptive Compliance Path: ASHRAE PATH 1 - ASHRAE Advanced Energy Design Guide           Design
                                                                               Advanced Energy Design Guide                    for Small Office Buildings 2004. Must be <20,000 ft2
                                                                                                                               and office occupancy
                                                                                                                               PATH 2 - ASHRAE Advanced Energy Design Guide
                                                                                                                               for Small Retail Buildings 2006. Must be <20,000 ft2
                                                                                                                               and retail occupancy
                                                                                                                               PATH 3 - ASHRAE Advanced Energy Design Guide
                                                                                                                               for Small Warehouse and Self Storage Buildings
                                                                                                                               2006. Must be <50,000 ft2 and warehouse or self-
                                                                                                                               storage occupancy
                                                                       1-3     OPTION 3 - Prescriptive Compliance Path:        Must be <100,000 ft2. Can not be health care,          Design
                                                                               Advanced Buildings Core Performance Guide       warehouse, or lab.
                                                                        1                                                      All projects (office, school, public assembly, retail)
                                                                                                                               projects that comply with sections 1 & 2.
                                                                        1                                                      1 point for three strategies in section 3, Enhanced
                                                                                                                               Performance. Strategies do not include Cool Roofs,
                                                                                                                               Night Venting, Additional commissioning

                                                                        1                                                               1 point for three more strategies in section 3,
                                                                                                                                        Enhanced Performance. Strategies do not include
                                                                                                                                        Cool Roofs, Night Venting, Additional commissioning

        EP 2a, 2b    C              2         On-site Renewable        1-7     Use on-site renewable energy system offset building                                                            Design         Eligible sources: photovoltaic, solar thermal, bio-fuel based, geothermal heating, geothermal electric, low-impact hydro electric, wave &
                                              Energy                           energy costs. Use baseline energy cost calculated in                                                                          tidal power. Non-eligible sources: architectural features, passive solar, daylighting, geoexchange (ground source heat pumps), renewable or
                                                                               EA C1 OR use CBECS database. Make use of net                                                                                  green-power from off-site
                                                                               metering.
                                                                        1      1% on-site renewable energy                                                                                    Design
                                                                        2      3% on-site renewable energy                                                                                    Design
                                                                        3      5% on-site renewable energy                                                                                    Design
                                                                        4      7% on-site renewable energy                                                                                    Design
                                                                        5      9% on-site renewable energy                                                                                    Design
                                                                        6      11% on-site renewable energy                                                                                   Design
                                                                        7      13% on-site renewable energy                                                                                   Design
                     EP             2                                   1      15% on-site renewable energy                                                                                   Design
                     C              3         Enhanced                  1      1 - Designated Commissioning Authority CxA prior to                                                            Construction   Follow Reference Guide for the Commissioning design review, commission submittal review, systems manual.
                                              Commissioning                    construction documents phase. Experience on at least
                                                                               2 projects independent of design and construction,
                                                                               not an employee of the design team or contractor. At a
                                                                               minimum perform tasks 2, 3, 6. Other members can
                                                                               perform 4, 5.

                                                                               2 - CxA - Review OPR, BOD, and design documents
                                                                               prior to mid construction documents phase

                                                                               3 - CxA - Review contractor submittals for
                                                                               compliance with OPR & BOD
                                                                               4 - CxA or Other - Develop Systems Manual for
                                                                               operating staff
                                                                               5 - CxA or Other - Verify that the requirements for
                                                                               training operating personnel are complete
                                                                               6 - CxA - Review building operation within 10 months
                                                                               after substantial completion with staff and occupants

                     C              4         Enhanced                  1      OPTION 1 - Do not use refrigerants.                                                                            Design         Design without mechanical cooling and refrigeration. When mechanical is required use natural refrigerants (water, carbon dioxide, and
                                              Refrigerant                                                                                                                                                    ammonia), minimize refrigerant leakage, select equipment with efficient refrigerant charge and long service life.
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                                                                                               OPTION 2 -                                                Select refrigerants and HVAC that minimize or
                                                                                                                                                         eliminate the emission of compounds that cause
                                                                                                                                                         ozone depletion (LCODP) and climate change
                                                                                                                                                         (LCGWP)
                                                                                                                                                         Do not install fire suppression systems that
                                                                                                                                                         contain ozone-depleting substances. (CFCs, HCFCs,
                                                                                                                                                         or Halons)
                                     C              5         Measurement &             1      OPTION 1 - Develop/implement a Measurement &                                                                        Construction   For corrective actions, install diagnostics within the control system to alert staff when equipment is not being optimally operated. Consider
                                                              Verification                     Verification (M&V) Plan consistent with Option D:                                                                                  employing retro-commissioning services or dedicated staff to investigate abnormal increases in energy use
                                                                                               Whole Building Calibrated Simulation, Savings
                                                                                               Estimation as specified in the International
                                                                                               Performance Measurement & Verification Protocol
                                                                                               (IPMVP) Vol. III: Concepts and Options for
                                                                                               Determining Energy Savings in New Construction
                                                                                               April, 2003. The M&V period shall cover a period of at
                                                                                               least 1 year of post-construction occupancy.

                                                                                               OPTION 2 - Develop/implement a Measurement &
                                                                                               Verification (M&V) Plan consistent with Option B:
                                                                                               Energy Conservation Measure Isolation (ECM
                                                                                               Isolation) as specified in the International
                                                                                               Performance Measurement & Verification Protocol
                                                                                               (IPMVP) Vol. III: Concepts and Options for
                                                                                               Determining Energy Savings in New Construction
                                                                                               April, 2003. The M&V period shall cover a period of at
                                                                                               least 1 year of post-construction occupancy.

                                     C              6         Green Power 35%           1      Provide at least 35% of the building's electricity from   OPTION 1 - Determine the annual baseline electricity Construction In states with open electrical market, select Green-e certified power provider. In states with closed electrical market, enroll in the green
                                                                                               renewable sources in a 2 yr. contract. Renewable          consumption (not cost) based on EA Credit 1                       power program for 35% of the electrical energy. If direct purchase is not available, purchase Green-e accredited Renewable Energy
                                                                                               sources defined by Green-e products certification                                                                                  Certificates (RECs), Tradable Renewable Certificates (TRCs), green tags
                                                                                               requirements.
                                                                                                                                                         OPTION 2 - Determine the annual baseline electricity
                                                                                                                                                         consumption (not cost) based on DOE Commercial
                                                                                                                                                         Building Energy Consumption Survey (CBECS)

                                     EP             6                                   2      100% of electricity from renewable sources                                                                          Construction
                         MS 4a       P              1         Storage &                        Provide accessible area for collection and storage of                                                               Design         Coordinate the size and function of the recycling areas with the anticipated collection services. Consider employing cardboard balers,
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                                                              Collection of                    non-hazardous materials for recycling, including:                                                                                  aluminum can crushers, recycling chutes, and collection bins at individual workstations.
                                                              Recyclables                      paper, corrugated cardboard, glass, plastics,
                                                                                               metal
                                     C             1.1 Building Reuse -                1-3     Maintain % (surface area) of existing building                                                                      Construction   Remove elements that pose contamination risk and upgrade components that would improve energy and water efficiency such as windows,
                                                       Maintain Existing                       structure (structural floor, roof decking) and envelope                                                                            mechanical systems, and plumbing fixtures.
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                                                       Walls, Floors, &                        (exterior skin and framing, excluding window
                                                       Roof 55%, 75%,                          assemblies and non-structural roofing material).
                                                       95%                                     Hazardous materials that are remediated must be
                                                                                               excluded from calculations. Credit is N/A if adding
                                                                                               addition 2x size of existing building.

                                                                                        1      Maintain 55%
                                                                                        2      Maintain 75%
                                                                                        3      Maintain 95%
                                     C             1.2 Building Reuse -                 1                                                                                                                          Construction
                                                       Maintain Interior                       Use existing interior non-structural elements
                                                       Non-Structural                          (interior walls, doors, floor coverings and ceiling
                                                       Elements 50%                            systems) in at least 50% (by surface area) of the
                                                                                               completed building (including additions). Credit is N/A
                                                                                               of adding addition 2x size of existing building.
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                   MS 4c       C              2         Construction Waste       1-2     Implement Construction waste management plan                                          Construction   Establish goals for diversion from disposal in landfills and incinerators. Designate an area for collection of recyclable materials and track
                                                        Management 50%,                  that a) identifies materials to be diverted from                                                     recycling efforts. Identify haulers to handle the materials. Obtain records (waste haul receipts, waste mgmt reports, spreadsheets, etc.) to
                                                        75%                              disposal b) Materials will be sorted on-site or                                                      confirm the diverted materials have been recycled or salvaged.
                                                                                         commingled. Calculations can be done by weight or
                                                                                         volume
                                                                                  1      Recycle or salvage 50% of non-hazardous
                                                                                         construction & demolition debris
                                                                                  2      Recycle or salvage 75% of non-hazardous
                                                                                         construction & demolition debris
                               EP             2                                   1      Recycle or salvage 95%                                                                Construction
                               C              3         Materials Reuse          1-2     Use salvaged, refurbished or reused materials                                         Construction   Identify opportunities to incorporate salvaged materials in building design. Use salvaged materials such as beams, posts, flooring, paneling,
                                                        5%, 10%                          based on cost. No MEP, but furniture may be                                                          doors, frames, cabinetry, furniture, brick, decorative items.
                                                                                         included if included consistently across MR credits 3-
                                                                                         7. Can be applied to MR C5.
                                                                                  1      Use 5% salvaged, refurbished or reused materials

                                                                                  2      Use 10% salvaged, refurbished or reused materials

                               EP             3                                   1      Use 15% salvaged, refurbished or reused materials                                     Construction

                    MS 1       C              4         Recycled Content         1-2     Use materials sum of post-consumer recycled                                           Construction   Establish project goal for recycled content materials and identify suppliers.
                                                        10%, 20%                         content plus 1/2 of the pre-consumer content based
                                                                                         on cost. No MEP, but furniture may be included if
                                                                                         included consistently across MR credits 3-7.

                                                                                  1      Use 10% recycled content
                                                                                  2      Use 20% recycled content
                               EP             4                                   1      Use 30% recycled content                                                              Construction
                               C              5         Regional Materials       1-2     Use materials/products that have been extracted,                                      Construction   Establish goal for locally sourced materials, and identify materials and suppliers.
                                                        10%, 20%                         harvested or recovered, and manufactured within 500
                                                                                         miles of the site based on cost. If only a fraction of a
                                                                                         product/material is extracted/harvested/recovered and
                                                                                         manufactured locally, then only that percentage (by
                                                                                         weight) shall contribute to the regional value. Divisions
                                                                                         2-10 only. No MEP or specialty equipment.

                                                                                  1      Use 10% regional materials
                                                                                  2      Use 20% regional materials
                               EP             5                                   1      Use 30% regional materials                                                            Construction
                   MS 2b       C              6         Rapidly Renewable         1      Use rapidly renewable building materials and products                                 Construction   Establish a project goal for rapidly renewable materials and identify suppliers. Consider materials such as bamboo, wool, cotton insulation,
                                                        Materials 2.5%                   (made from plants that are typically harvested within a                                              agrifiber, linoleum, wheat board, strawboard and cork.
                                                                                         10-year cycle or shorter) for 2.5% of cost.

                               EP             6                                   1      5% or greater for rapidly renewing materials.                                         Construction
                   MS 2c       C              7         Certified Wood 50%        1      Use a minimum of 50% of wood-based materials and                                      Construction   Establish a project goal for FSC-certified wood products and identify suppliers. Research availability of wood species to ensure they are
                                                                                         products based on cost, which are certified in                                                       available from FSC-certified sources. Specify quality grades that most ready available from well-managed forests. Use lower grades of wood.
                                                                                         accordance with the Forest Stewardship Council's                                                     During construction ensure specified products are installed.
                                                                                         (FSC) Principles and Criteria for wood building
                                                                                         components (framing, flooring, sub-flooring, wood
                                                                                         doors, etc.)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Establish a project goal for FSC-certified wood products and identify suppliers. Research availability of wood species to ensure they are
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  available from FSC-certified sources. Specify quality grades that most ready available from well-managed forests. Use lower grades of wood.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  During construction ensure specified products are installed.




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                                            EP             7                                   1      95% of FSC-certified wood                                                                                    Construction
                                 IEQ 1      P              1         Minimum IAQ               1      CASE 1 - Mechanical Ventilation - Meet the                                                                   Design
 .
                                                                     Performance                      minimum requirement of Sections 4 through 7 of
                                                                                                      ASHRAE 62.1-2007, Ventilation for Acceptable Indoor
                                                                                                      Air Quality. Designed using the Ventilation Rate
                                                                                                      Procedure or the applicable local code, whichever is
                                                                                                      more stringent.
                                                                                                      CASE 2 - Natural Ventilation - Comply with ASHRAE
                                                                                                      62.1-2007 paragraph 5.1.
                                IEQ 6a       P             2         Environmental             1      CASE 1 - All Projects                                OPTION 1 - Non-smoking building                         Design         Prohibit smoking in the building. Provide designated areas outside the building where ETS will not enter the building or vent system. Post
                                                                     Tobacco Smoke                                                                         1 - Prohibit smoking in building                                       info on non-smoking policy. If interior smoking areas are design within the building, separate ventilation systems must be installed and their
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                                                                                                                                                           2 - Locate exterior smoking 25' from entries, O/A                      effectives must be tested.
                                                                                                                                                           intakes, windows. Provide signs
                                                                                                                                                           OPTION 2 - Designated smoking rooms
                                                                                                                                                           1 - Prohibit smoking except in designated areas.

                                                                                                                                                           2 - Locate exterior smoking areas 25' from entries,
                                                                                                                                                           O/A intakes, windows.
                                                                                                                                                           3 - Smoking rooms Contain, capture and remove
                                                                                                                                                           ETS from building. Be directly exhausted to outdoors
                                                                                                                                                           and enclosed with deck-to-deck partitions. Verify
                                                                                                                                                           performance by checking differential air pressures
                                                                                                                                                           required.
                                                                                                      CASE 2 - Residential & Hospitality                   1 - Prohibit smoking from all common areas
                                                                                                                                                           2 - Locate exterior smoking areas 25' from entries,
                                                                                                                                                           O/A intakes, windows open to common areas.

                                                                                                                                                           3 - Minimize uncontrolled pathways for ETS transfer
                                                                                                                                                           between units
                                                                                                                                                           4 - Weather-strip all doors to units & exterior doors

                                                                                                                                                           5 - Verify through blower door test meeting
                                                                                                                                                           ANSI/ASTM-E779-03. Use progressive sampling
                                                                                                                                                           methodology.
                                            C              1         Outdoor Air               1      Install permanent monitoring systems that provide                                                            Design         Install CO2 and airflow measure equipment (pitot tubes, venturi meters, rotating vane anemometers) and feed the info to the HVAC system
                                                                     Delivery Monitoring              feedback Configure system to generate alarm when                                                                            and BAS.
                                                                     10% 15%                          conditions vary by 10% or more from set point, via
                                                                                                      BAS alarm or audible alert.
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                                                                                CASE 1 - Mechanical Ventilation                         1 - Monitor CO2 in densely occupied spaces -25
                                                                                                                                        people per 1000 sf at 3' to 6' above floor
                                                                                                                                        2 - When 20% or more of design airflow serves non-
                                                                                                                                        densely occupied spaces - Provide direct outdoor
                                                                                                                                        airflow measurement device to measure minimum
                                                                                                                                        outdoor airflow rate to detect when system is +/- 15%
                                                                                                                                        of the design minimum outdoor air rate.

                                                                                CASE 2 - Natural Ventilation                            1 - Monitor CO2 in all naturally vented spaces
                                                                                                                                        between 3’ to 6’ above floor.
                      C              2         Increased                 1      CASE 1 - Mechanical Ventilation                         Increase breathing zone outdoor air ventilation rates Design            For mechanically ventilated spaces, use heat recovery to minimize the additional energy consumption associated with higher ventilation rates.
                                               Ventilation 30%                                                                          to 30% above min rates required by ASHRAE Std                          For naturally ventilated spaces, follow Carbon Trust Good Practice Guide 237: 1) Develop design requirements, 2) Plan airflow paths, 3)
                                               90%                                                                                                                                                             Identify bldg uses & features that might require special attention, 4) Determine vent requirements, 5) Estimate external driving pressures, 6)
                                                                                                                                        62.1-2007.
                                                                                                                                                                                                               Select types of ventilation devices, 7) Size vent devices, 8) Analyze design. Use software (NIST's CONTAM).
                                                                                CASE 2 - Natural Ventilation                            Design system to meet Carbon Trust Good Practice
                                                                                                                                        Guide 237 (1998). Determine that natural vent is
                                                                                                                                        effective for project by following the flow diagram
                                                                                                                                        process shown CIBSE Applications Manual 10:
                                                                                                                                        2005, natural ventilation in non-domestic buildings.

                                                                                                                                        OPTION 1 - Use diagrams/calculations to show
                                                                                                                                        design meets CIBSE Applications Manual 10: 2005.

                                                                                                                                        OPTION 2 - Use macroscopic, multi-zone, analytic
                                                                                                                                        model to predict that room-by-room airflows will
                                                                                                                                        effectively naturally ventilate 90% of occupied
                                                                                                                                        spaces per ASHRAE 62.1-2007 Chapter 6.

          IEQ 5a      C             3.1 Construction IAQ                 1      Implement Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Management Plan 1 - Meet or exceed control measures of the                   Construction    Adapt IAQ plan to (1) protect HVAC system during construction - avoid using permanent AHU's during construction or use MERV 8 or better
                                        Management Plan -                       for construction and pre-occupancy phase of the bldg SMACNA IAQ Guidelines for Occupied Buildings                              filters, (2) control pollutant sources - spec materials that have low VOC's, exhaust fumes (3) interrupt contamination pathways -depressurize
                                                                                as follows:                                          under Construction.                                                       work areas, provide temp barriers, (4) institute housekeeping activities - protect porous surfaces, dust control, and (5) schedule the installation
                                        During
                                                                                                                                                                                                               of materials to avoid contamination of absorptive materials such as insulation, carpeting, ceiling tile and drywall. Select member of GC's team
                                        Construction                                                                                                                                                           as IAQ mgr.
           IEQ 2                                                                                                                        2 - Protect on-site or installed absorptive materials
                                                                                                                                        from moisture damage.
                                                                                                                                        3 - Permanent air handlers used during construction
                                                                                                                                        must have filters with Minimum Efficiency Reporting
                                                                                                                                        Value MERV 8 per ASHRAE 52.2-1999.

          IEQ 5b      C             3.2 Construction IAQ                 1      OPTION 1 - Implement Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)     PATH 1 - Prior To Occupancy - Perform flush-out by Construction Prior to occupancy, perform building flush-out or test the air contaminant levels. For flush-out, use temp supply/exhaust systems at windows
                                        Management Plan -                       Management Plan for pre-occupancy phase after all supplying a total air volume of 14,000 ft2 of outdoor           or remove temp filters from HVAC
                                        Before Occupancy                        finishes installed using Flush-Out                air per sf of floor area while maintaining an internal
                                                                                                                                  temperature of 60+ degrees and relative humidity no
                                                                                                                                  more than 60%.

                                                                                                                                  PATH 2 - With Early Occupancy - If occupancy
                                                                                                                                  occurs prior to flush out, then delivery 3,500 ft2 of
                                                                                                                                  outdoor air per ft2 of floor area. Ventilate at 0.30
                                                                                                                                  cfm/ft2 until 14,000 ft2 of outdoor air per ft of floor
                                                                                                                                  area is delivered.. Min 3 hours prior to occupancy
                                                                                                                                  each day.
                                                                                OPTION 2 - Implement Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)     Conduct baseline IAQ testing after construction, prior                       system and install MERV 13 filters. OR perform Air Quality testing. During construction, use low VOC cleaning supplies, use vacuums with
                                                                                Management Plan for pre-occupancy phase after all to occupancy using testing protocols per EPA                                 HEPA filters. If test sample exceeds levels, increase flush out rate of the space.
                                                                                finishes installed using Air Testing              Compendium of Methods for the Determination of Air
                                                                                                                                  Pollutants in Indoor Air. Demonstrate the contaminant
                                                                                                                                  maximum concentrations listed below are not
                                                                                                                                  exceeded. See reference guide.
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         IEQ 4      C             4.1 Low-Emitting                 1      Applies to adhesives and sealants used on the interior                                                               Construction   Specify low VOC materials in CDs for general construction adhesives, flooring adhesives, fire-stopping sealants, caulking, duct sealants,
                                      Materials –                         of building. Adhesives, sealants, sealant primers:                                                                                  plumbing adhesives, and cove base adhesives.
                                      Adhesives &                         South Coast Air Quality Management District Rule
                                      Sealants                            #1168. Aerosol Adhesives: Green Seal Standard for
                                                                          Commercial Adhesives GS-36

         IEQ 4      C             4.2 Low-Emitting                 1      Applies to paints and coatings used on the interior of                                                               Construction   Spec low-VOC paints, ensure specified product is installed.
                                      Materials – Paints &                the building. Paints: VOC limits in Green Seal
                                      Coatings                            Standard GS-11. Anti-Corrosive / Rust Paints: 250
                                                                          ug/L limit in Green Seal Standard GC-03. Clear wood
                                                                          finishes, floor coatings, stains, primers, shellacs:
                                                                          VOC limits in SCAQMD Rule 1113.

         IEQ 4      C             4.3 Low-Emitting                 1      OPTION 1 - Carpets: Carpet and Rug Institute's                                                                       Construction   Specify requirements for product testing/certification. Select products certified under the Green Label Plus Program or for which testing has
                                      Materials – Flooring                Green Label Plus Program. Carpet Cushions: Green                                                                                    been done by independent lab.
                                      Systems                             Label. Carpet adhesive: IEQ Credit 4.1. Hard
                                                                          surface flooring: FloorScore Standard. Finishes for
                                                                          concrete, wood, cork: SCAQMD Rule 1113. Tile
                                                                          adhesives & grout: SCAQMD Rule 1168.

                                                                          OPTION 2 - All flooring elements must meet California
                                                                          DHS Standard Practice for the Testing of Volatile
                                                                          Organic Emissions from Various Sources Using Small-
                                                                          Scale Environmental Chambers

         IEQ 4      C             4.4 Low-Emitting                 1      Applies to composite wood and agrifiber products used                                                          Construction Specify wood/agrifiber products that contain no added urea-formaldehyde resins.
                                      Materials –                         on the interior of the building. Particleboard, MDF,
                                      Composite Wood &                    plywood, wheat board, strawboard, panel substrates,
                                      Agrifiber Products                  door cores. Must not contain added urea-
                                                                          formaldehyde resins.
                    C              5         Indoor Chemical &     1      Design to minimize and control pollutant entry into   1 - Permanent entryway system (grates/grilles) at        Design       Design facility cleaning and maintenance areas with isolated exhaust systems for contaminants. Maintain physical isolation from rest of the
                                             Pollutant Source             buildings and later cross-contamination of occupied   least 10 ft long to capture dirt                                      occupied areas. Install permanent entryway systems. Install high-level filtration systems in both return air and outside supply air.
                                             Control                      areas:
                                                                                                                                2 - Where hazardous gases or chemicals may be
                                                                                                                                present (e.g. garage, house keeping, laundry, copy
                                                                                                                                rooms), exhaust each space to create negative
                                                                                                                                pressure at 0.50 cfm/ft2. Pressure differential at least
                                                                                                                                5 Pa on avg. and 1 Pa at a minimum when doors to
                                                                                                                                room are closed.

                                                                                                                                       3 - Provide air filtration media of MERV 13 or better
                                                                                                                                       prior to occupancy.
                                                                                                                                       4 - Provide containment for appropriate disposal of
                                                                                                                                       hazardous liquid wastes in places where water &
                                                                                                                                       chemical concentrate mixing occurs
        IEQ 3b      C             6.1 Controllability of           1      Provide individual lighting controls for 90%                                                                         Design         Design bldg with occupant controls: lighting controls and task lighting. Integrate systems overall lighting design, providing ambient and task
                                      Systems - Lighting                  minimum of the building occupants.                                                                                                  lighting while managing the energy use of the building.
                                      90%
                                                                          Provide lighting system controls for all shared multi-
                                                                          occupant spaces to enable lighting adjustment that
                                                                          meets group needs and preferences.

                    C             6.2 Controllability of           1      Individual comfort controls 50% minimum of                                                                           Design         Design the bldg with comfort controls to allow adjustments for individuals and groups - including incorporating operable windows, individual
                                      Systems -Thermal                    occupants. Windows can be used in areas that are 20                                                                                 thermostats, local diffusers at floor, desk or overhead levels, control of individual radiant panels, occupancy sensors, education of
                                      Comfort 50%                         ft inside of and 10 ft to either side of the operable part                                                                          occupants and training of maintenance staff.
                                                                          of the window. Comply with ASHRAE 62.1 2007, part
                                                                          5.1 Natural Ventilation.
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                                                                              Provide comfort system controls for multi-
                                                                              occupant spaces to enable adjustments to suit group
                                                                              needs and preferences. Conditions for thermal comfort
                                                                              are described in ASHRAE 55-2004 to include the
                                                                              primary factors of air temp, radiant temp, air speed,
                                                                              humidity.
        IEQ 1a      C             7.1 Thermal Comfort -                1      Design HVAC systems and bldg envelop to meet the                                  Design        Establish comfort criteria per ASHRAE 55-2004 (based on Predicted Mean Vote) that support the desired quality and occupant satisfaction
                                      Design                                  requirements of ASHRAE 55-2004, Thermal Comfort                                                with bldg performance. Evaluate air temperature, radiant temperature, air speed, and relative humidity in an integrated fashion and
                                                                              Conditions for Human Occupancy.                                                                coordinate criteria with IEQ P1, IEQ c1, EC c2.


                                                                              Demonstrate design compliance in accordance with
                                                                              the Section 6.1.1 documentation.
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                         C             7.2 Thermal Comfort -         1      Achieve IEQ 7.1                                                                                                        Design        ASHRAE 55-2004 provides guidance for establishing thermal comfort criteria and the documentation and validation of bldg performance to
                                           Verification 20%                 Provide permanent monitoring system to ensure                                                                                       the criteria. Provide systematic process for occupants to provide feedback.
                                                                            building meets comfort criteria determined

                                                                            Thermal comfort survey of building occupants
                                                                            within a period of 6-18 months after occupancy.
                                                                            Survey to include: Anonymous responses about
                                                                            thermal comfort in the building including assessment of
                                                                            overall satisfaction of thermal performance. Develop
                                                                            a plan for corrective action if the survey results
                                                                            indicate 20% of occupants are dissatisfied. Plan
                                                                            should include measurement of relevant
                                                                            environmental variables in problem areas in
                                                                            accordance with ASHRAE 55-2004.

        IEQ 3a, 3b, 3c   C             8.1 Daylighting &             1      OPTION 1 - Simulation - Use computer simulation                                                                        Design       Design bldg to maximize interior daylighting, including bldg orientation, shallow floor plates, increased bldg perimeter, exterior and
                                           Views - Daylight                 demonstrating daylight illuminance of 25 fc                                                                                         interior permanent shading devices, high performance glazing, automatic photocell-based controls.
                                                                            achieved for minimum of 75% of regularly occupied
                                                                            areas. The maximum daylight illuminance is 500 fc on
                                                                            Sept 21, unless view-preserving automated shades
                                                                            are incorporated

                                                                            OPTION 2 - Prescriptive - Use combination of side-
                                                                            lighting and/or top lighting to achieve a daylighting
                                                                            zone (the floor area that meets the requirements) that
                                                                            is at least 75% of all regularly occupied areas

                                                                            Side Lighting                                             Visible Light Transmittance (VLT) x Window-to-Floor
                                                                                                                                      Area Ratio (WFR) of daylight zone must be between
                                                                                                                                      0.150 and 0.180. Window area use must be greater
                                                                                                                                      than 2.5 ft above floor
                                                                                                                                      Ceiling must not obstruct a line in section, that joins
                                                                                                                                      window-head to a line on the floor that is parallel to the
                                                                                                                                      plane of the window. This line is 2x the height of the
                                                                                                                                      window-head in distance away from the window.

                                                                                                                                      Provide sunlight redirection and/or glare control
                                                                                                                                      devices
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                                                                                                     Top Lighting                                                Daylight zone under skylight is the outline of the
                                                                                                                                                                 skylight plus in each direction the lesser of : 70% of
                                                                                                                                                                 ceiling height OR 1/2 distance to the edge of the
                                                                                                                                                                 nearest skylight OR distance to any permanent
                                                                                                                                                                 opaque partition farther than 70% of distance between
                                                                                                                                                                 top of partition and ceiling
                                                                                                                                                                 Skylight roof coverage of 3% to 6% of roof area with
                                                                                                                                                                 minimum 0.5 VLT
                                                                                                                                                                 If skylight diffuser used, haze value must be greater
                                                                                                                                                                 than 90% per ASTM D1003
                                                                                                     OPTION 3 - Measurement - Demonstrate, through
                                                                                                     records of indoor light measurements, daylight
                                                                                                     illumination level of 25+ foot candles for minimum of
                                                                                                     75% of regularly occupied spaces. Measurements
                                                                                                     taken on 10-foot grid. Provide daylight redirection
                                                                                                     and/or glare control
                                                                                                     OPTION 4 - Combination - Provide minimum
                                                                                                     daylight illumination level of 25 foot candles in a
                                                                                                     minimum of 75% of regularly occupied areas through
                                                                                                     combination of options. Provide glare control devices

                                           EP 8.1                                             1      95% daylighting                                                                                                      Design
                                           C 8.2 Daylighting &                                1      Achieve direct line of sight to the outdoor                                                                          Design       Design the space to maximize daylighting and view opportunities. Strategies to consider include lower partition heights, interior shading
                                                  Views - Views                                      environment via vision glazing between 2'6" and 7'6"                                                                              devices, interior glazing, automatic photocell-based controls.
                                                                                                     above finish floor for bldg occupants in 90% of
                                                                                                     occupied areas.
                                           EP 8.2                                             1      Must meet 2 of the following to qualify:                                                                             Design
                                                                                                     90% of regularly occupied spaces have multiple lines
                                                                                                     of sight to vision glazing in different directions at least
                                                                                                     90 deg apart
                                                                                                     90% of regularly occupied spaces have views that            vegetation
                                                                                                     include at least 2 of the following:
                                                                                                                                                                 human activity
                                                                                                                                                                 objects at least 70 ft from the exterior of the vision
                                                                                                                                                                 glazing
                                                                                                     90% of regularly occupied spaces have access to
                                                                                                     unobstructed views located within the distance of 3
                                                                                                     times the head height of the vision glazing

                                                                                                     90% of regularly occupied spaces have access to
                                                                                                     views with a view factor of 3 or greater
                                           C              1         Innovation in            1-5     PATH 1 - Achieve significant, measurable                                                                                          Substantially exceed a LEED NC performance credit such as energy performance or water efficiency. Apply strategies or measures that
                                                                    Design                           environmental performance using strategy not                                                                                      demonstrate a comprehensive approach and quantified environment and/or health benefits. Either greatly exceed the requirements of existing
                                                                                                     addressed in LEED 2009. Identify the following In                                                                                 LEED credit or provide strategy not address by any existing LEED credit. To qualify for achieving an innovation credit for a category not
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                                                                                                     writing: 1- Identify the intent of the proposed                                                                                   specifically addressed by LEED: (1) project must demonstrate quantitative performance improvements for environmental benefit, (2)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       process/specification must be comprehensive, (3) formula must be applicable to other projects.
                                                                                                     innovation credit 2- Proposed requirement for
                                                                                                     compliance 3- Proposed submittals to demonstrate
                                                                                                     compliance 4-Design approach (strategies) that
                                                                                                     might be used to meet the requirements.

                                                         1.1                                  1      PATH 1 - Innovation in Design
                                                                                                     PATH 2 - Exemplary Performance
                                                         1.2                                  1      PATH 1 - Innovation in Design
                                                                                                     PATH 2 - Exemplary Performance
                                                         1.3                                  1      PATH 1 - Innovation in Design
                                                                                                     PATH 2 - Exemplary Performance
                                                         1.4                                  1      Innovation in Design
                                                         1.5                                  1      Innovation in Design
      Innovation & Design



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                                        Credit Type

                                                       Credit #
  Focus                                                                                                                                                                                Submittal




                            GP
   Area                                                           Credit / Prerequisite   Points                 Requirement Description                    Requirement Description     Phase                                                                        Strategy
                                        C               2         LEED AP                   1      At least one principal participant of the project team                             Construction    Educate the project team members about green building design and construction and application of the LEED Rating System early in life of
                                                                                                   shall be a LEED Accredited Professional.                                                          the project. Consider assigning the LEED AP as a facilitator of an integrated design & construction process.
                                        C               1         Regional Priority        1-4     Use USGBC database of Regional Priority credits
        Regional Priority




                                        C             1.1                                   1
                                        C             1.2                                   1
                                        C             1.3                                   1
                                        C             1.4                                   1
                                        C             1.5                                   1
                                        C             1.6                                   1

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      WE
       EA
      MR
      IEQ
       ID
       RP

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      WE
       EA
      MR
      IEQ
       ID
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       SS
      WE
       EA
      MR
      IEQ
       ID
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Reclamation Guiding Principles Checklist for New Construction
Version:                           12/21/09

       NC                          Enter "NC" for New Construction or "MR" for Major Renovation
       N                           Does the building include a lab? "Y" or "N"                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Note: This section is UNDER CONSTRUCTION. Most items here were copied from the original DOI checklist (no longer being used) with minimal editing.
       PD                          Enter "G" for Greenfield site, "PD" for Previously Developed site, or "B" for Both
                                                                                      Designer/              Approving Official
                                                                                      Engineer
                                   Requirement




                                                                                                                                            Option mark "x"
                                                                                     Incorporated




                                                                                                                                 Exempted
                                                                                                             Achieved
                                                                                                    Exempt



                                                                                                                        Denied




  Focus                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Project
                                   #




   Area                                                    Requirement                                                                                                                                   Requirement Description                                                      Phase                                                                                  Strategy                                                                                                                                                                         References                                                                                                                                                                 Submittals
                                   1                                                                                                                          Use a collaborative, integrated planning and design process that:
                                           a Integrated Design - Design Team                                                                                  Initiates and maintains an integrated project team as described on the Whole Building Design Guide in all         All             An integrated project team typically includes a sustainable building design professional, such as a LEED accredited professional in addition to the             http://www.wbdg.org/design/engage_process.php                                                                                                                  Log of regularly updated membership lists
                                                                                                                                                              stages of a project's planning and delivery.                                                                                      architect, project manager, engineer, etc. Membership lists should be regurlarly checked for updates needed and re-distributed when changed.


                                           b Integrated Design - Capital Asset                                                                                Integrates the use of OMB’s A-11, Section 7, Exhibit 300: Capital Asset Plan and Business Case                    Design                                                                                                                                                                          OMB’s A-11 Section 7, Exhibit 300: Capital Asset Plan and Business Case Summary http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/assets/omb/circulars/a11/current_year/s300.pdf   All DOI building projects with a gross construction cost with $2 million or greater must complete a DOI business case review. All DOI building projects with a gross construction cost with $10 million or greater must
                                             Plan                                                                                                             Summary                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           DOI Capital Planning and Investment Control (CPIC) Guide http://www.doi.gov/pam/CPICguide62107.pdf                                                             complete a OMB business case review.
                                           c Integrated Design - Performance                                                                                  Establishes performance goals for siting, energy, water, materials, and indoor environmental quality along        All                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Document development of performance goals for energy, water, material use and recycling, and indoor environmental quality, that will comply with the GPs for new construction and major renovation projects.
   Integrated Design




                                             Goals                                                                                                            with other comprehensive design goals and ensures incorporation of these goals throughout the design and                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Document these goals in the construction plan.
                                                                                                                                                              lifecycle of the building
                                           d Integrated Design - Building                                                                                     Considers all stages of the building's lifecycle, including deconstruction.                                       Design                                                                                                                                                                          WBDG Project Planning & Development       http://www.wbdg.org/project/planningdevelopment.php                                                                  Document project team consideration of all stages of the project's lifecycle, including deconstruction.
                                             Lifecycle
                                           e Integrated Design - Green Teams                                                                                  Establish "Green Teams" to ensure continued long-term sustainable operations (Source: BOR Initiative)             All


                                   2                                                                                                                          Employ commissioning practices tailored to the size and complexity of the building and its system
                                                                                                                                                              components in order to verify performance of building components and systems and help ensure that design
                                                                                                                                                              requirements are met. This should include the following (below):
                                           a Commissioning - Commissioning                                                                                    Experienced commissioning provider                                                                                All                                                                                                                                                                             WBDG commissioning guidance:                                                                                                                                   Document commissioning practices verify performance of building components and systems and help ensure that design requirements are met.
                                             Agent                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              http://www.wbdg.org/project/buildingcomm.php                                                                                                                   Document contract with an experienced commissioning provider, inclusion of commissioning requirements in construction documents, a commissioning plan, verification of the installation and performance of systems
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               to be commissioned, and a commissioning report.
                                           b Commissioning - Construction                                                                                     Inclusion of commissioning requirements in construction documents                                                 Design
                                             Documents
                                           c Commissioning - Plan                                                                                             Commissioning plan                                                                                                Design
                                           d Commissioning - Verification                                                                                     Verification of the installation and performance of systems to be commissioned                                    Construction
                                           e Commissioning - Report                                                                                           Commissioning report                                                                                              O&M
                                   1       a Protect or Restore Habitat -                           x                                                         For greenfield sites, limit site disturbance beyond building perimeter and beyond sitework such as roads          Design
                                             Greenfield Sites                                                                                                 and sidewalks. Clearly mark construction boundaries. (Source: BOR Focus Area)
   Sustainable Sites




                                           b Protect or Restore Habitat -                                                                                     Restore previously developed areas with native/adaptive vegetation (Source: BOR Focus Area)                       Design
                                             Previously Developed Sites
                                   2         Maximize Open Space                                                                                              Exceed open space zoning requirements or increase the ratio of open space to building footprint (Source:          Design
                                                                                                                                                              BOR Focus Area)
                                   3       a Heat Island Effect - Non-Roof                                                                                    Reduce the heat island effect from hardscapes by implementing one more of the following techniques shading        Design
                                                                                                                                                              from trees, structures with solar panels, structures with cool roofs, reflective hardscape materials with
                                                                                                                                                              SRI of 29, and open grid pavement systems (Source: BOR Focus Area)
                                           b Heat Island Effect - Roof                                                                                        Reduce the heat island effect from roofs by implementing one or more of the following techniques cool roofs,      Design
                                                                                                                                                              green roofs, and solar panels on roofs (Source: BOR Focus Area & E.O. 13514)
                                   4             Light Pollution Reduction                                                                                    Minimize light pollution from both inside and outside the building. Minimize light crossing site boundaries and   Design
                                                                                                                                                              shining above horizontal to ensure a dark sky (Source: BOR Focus Area)
                                   1       a Indoor Water - Water use                                                                                         Employ strategies that in aggregate use a minimum of 20% less potable water than the indoor water use             Design                                                                                                                                                                          http://www1.eere.energy.gov/femp/information/download_watergy.html                                                                                             Use Watergy water use modeling software in conjunction with data from the potable water utility to show the building reduced potable water use by 20%.
                                             Reduction                                                                                                        baseline calculated for the building, after meeting the EPAct 1992, Uniform Plumbing Codes 2006, and the
                                                                                                                                                              International Plumbing Codes 2006 fixture performance requirements (Source: GP). Design buildings to
                                                                                                                                                              minimize water use (Source: BOR Focus Area).

                                           b Indoor Water - Water Meters                                                                                      The installation of water meters is encouraged to allow for the management of water use during occupancy.         Design                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         It is recommended you keep the utility meter serial numbers on file in case of compliance audit.
   Water Quality and Performance




                                           c Indoor Water - Water Reuse                                                                                       The use of harvested rainwater, treated wastewater, air conditioner condensate should also be                     Design
                                                                                                                                                              considered and used where feasible for nonpotable use and potable use where allowed.
                                   2       a Outdoor Water - Efficient                                                                                        Use water efficient landscape and irrigation strategies, such as water reuse, recycling, and the use of           Design                                                                                                                                                                          http://www1.eere.energy.gov/femp/information/download_watergy.html                                                                                             Document a 50% reduction in potable water use for irrigation over conventional means of irrigation by using the Watergy or similar tool.
                                             Landscape & Irrigation                                                                                           harvested rainwater, to reduce outdoor potable water consumption by a minimum of 50% over that                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   If the building recently had a submeter installed, the current water consumption can be compared to a calculated baseline.
                                                                                                                                                              consumed by conventional means (plant species and plant densities). Design landscapes to minimize water
                                                                                                                                                              use (Source: BOR Focus Area).
                                           b Outdoor Water - Water Meters                                                                                     The installation of water meters for locations with significant outdoor water use is encouraged.                  Design
                                           c Outdoor Water - Restore Hydrology                                                                                Per EISA Section 438, to the maximum extent technically feasible, maintain or restore the                         Design
                                                                                                                                                              predevelopment hydrology of the site with regard to temperature, rate, volume, duration of flow using
                                                                                                                                                              site planning, design, construction, and maintenance strategies
                                           d Outdoor Water - Stormwater Runoff                                                                                Employ design and construction strategies that reduce storm water runoff and discharges of polluted               Design
                                                                                                                                                              water offsite (Source: GP). Design stormwater quantity and quality controls to limit impact of run-off on
                                                                                                                                                              nearby waterways (Source: BOR Focus Area).
                                   3             Process Water                                                                                                Per the Energy Policy Act of 2005 Section 109, when potable water is used to improve a building’s energy          Design                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Document lifecycle cost effective water conservation calculations.
                                                                                                                                                              efficiency, deploy lifecycle cost effective water conservation measures.
                                   4       a Water Efficient Products -                                                                                       Specify EPA’s WaterSense-labeled products or other water conserving products, where available.                    Design                                                                                                                                                                          http://epa.gov/watersense/pubs/label.htm                                                                                                                       Document requisitions with specification sheet for WaterSense-labeled or other water conserving products in project files.
                                             WaterSense Products
                                           b Water Efficient Products -                                                                                       Choose irrigation contractors who are certified through a WaterSense labeled program.                             Construction                                                                                                                                                                    http://epa.gov/watersense/pp/lists/irr_partners.htm                                                                                                            Document request for proposals that provide preference for contractors who are certified through a WaterSense labeled program.
                                             WaterSense Irrigation Contractors
                                   5         Water Efficiency - Cost-Benefit                                                                                  Applying a cost-benefit approach for major water-efficiency features including rainwater collection and grey      Design
                                                                                                                                                              water reuse (Source: BOR Initiative)
                                   1       a Energy Efficiency - Whole Building                                                                               Establish a whole building performance target that takes into account the intended use, occupancy,                Design          Use the Energy Star for buildings tool available at:                                                                                                            DOI Affirmative Procurement Plan, section 2.4.2: http://www.doi.gov/greening/procurement/GPP.pdf                                                               Whole building performane target
                                             Performance Target                                                                                               operations, plug loads, other energy demands                                                                                      https://www.energystar.gov/istar/pmpam
                                           b Energy Efficiency - Energy Star                                                                                  Design to earn the ENERGY STAR® targets for new construction and major renovation where applicable.               Design          Achieve point level to reach Energy Star rating (75 points) using the Energy Star Target Finder:                                                                Energy Star for buildings program: http://www.energystar.gov/index.cfm?c=evaluate_performance.bus_portfoliomanager#rate                                        Energy Star Target Finder output file
                                             Targets                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            http://www.energystar.gov/index.cfm?c=new_bldg_design.bus_target_finder
                                           c Energy Efficiency - Energy Star &                                                                                Use ENERGY STAR® and FEMP-designated Energy Efficient Products, where available.                                  Design                                                                                                                                                                          http://www.energystar.gov/ http://www1.eere.energy.gov/femp/procurement/index.html                                                                             Document requisitions for ENERGY STAR® and FEMP-designated Energy Efficient Products, where available.
                                             FEMP Products
                                           d Energy Efficiency - Energy                                                                                       New construction: reduce the energy use by 30% compared to the baseline building performance rating per Design
                                             Reduction (NC) 30%                                                                                               the American National Standards Institute (ANSI)/American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-
                                                                                                                                                              Conditioning Engineers, Inc., (ASHRAE)/Illuminating Engineering Society of North America (IESNA) Standard
                                                                                                                                                              90.1-2007, Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential.
                                           e Energy Efficiency - Energy                             x                                                         Major renovations: reduce the energy use by 20% below pre-renovations 2003 baseline.                      Design
                                             Reduction (Major Renov) 20%
                                           f Energy Efficiency - Energy                             x                                                         Laboratory spaces may use the Labs21 Laboratory Modeling Guidelines.                                              Design                                                                                                                                                                          http://www.labs21century.gov/toolkit/index.htm                                                                                                                 Labs21 tool available on-line at: http://labs21.lbl.gov/
   Energy Performance




                                             Reduction (Labs)
                                           g Energy Efficiency - Modeling &                                                                                   Use an energy model and cost-benefit approach to determine the most cost effective energy efficient features      Design
                                             Cost-Benefit Analysis                                                                                            to use. Include at a minimum, building envelope and HVAC systems (Source: BOR Initiative).

                                   2       a On-Site Renewable Energy -                                                                                       Per the Energy Independence and Security Act (EISA) Section 523, meet at least 30% of the hot water               Design                                                                                                                                                                          http://apps1.eere.energy.gov/consumer/your_home/water_heating/index.cfm/mytopic=12850                                                                          Document calculations that show whether it is or is not lifecycle cost effective for the project to meet at least 30% of the hot water demand through the installation of solar hot water heaters. If so, document design for
                                             Solar Thermal                                                                                                    demand through the installation of solar hot water heaters, when lifecycle cost effective.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       and construction of solar hot water heaters that meet 30% of hot water demand.
                                           b On-Site Renewable Energy -                                                                                       Per Executive Order 13423, implement renewable energy generation projects on agency property for                  Design                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         If a facility has an onsite renewable energy system (RE), check yes. Document RE systems through maintenance logs, photographs, and installation requisitions. Submit project to DOI's renewable energy registry
                                             General                                                                                                          agency use, when lifecycle cost effective.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       through your bureau energy manager. If not, explore possibility for onsite renewable energy system, and check not applicable.
                                           c On-Site Renewable Energy -                                                                                       Use a cost-benefit approach to determine the most cost effective renewable energy features to use and             Design
                                             Modeling & Cost-Benefit Analysis                                                                                 combine results with BOR Initiative for energy efficiency (Source: BOR Initiative).
                                   3       a Measurement and Verification -                                                                                   Per the Energy Policy Act of 2005 (EPAct) Section 103, install building level electricity meters in new major     Design                                                                                                                                                                          http://www.doi.gov/pam/energy.html                                                                                                                             All new construction projects must be metered for electric use. If the building has an electricity meter, check yes. If not, check no. It is recommended you keep the utility meter serial number on file in case of
                                             Electricity Meters                                                                                               construction and renovation projects to track and continuously optimize performance.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             compliance audit.
                                           b Measurement and Verification -                                                                                   Per EISA Section 434, include equivalent meters for natural gas and steam, where natural gas and steam            Design                                                                                                                                                                          DOI Energy Management Program information: http://www.doi.gov/pam/energy.html                                                                                  If the building uses natural gas or steam is consumption for each metered? If so, check yes. If not, check no. It is recommended you keep the utility meter serial numbers on file in case of compliance audit.
                                             Natural Gas and Steam Meters                                                                                     are used.
                                   4         Benchmarking                                                                                                     Compare actual performance data from the first year of operation with the energy design target, preferably        O&M                                                                                                                                                                             WBDG technical guidance - Energy Efficiency:                                                                                                                   Use the Energy Star for buildings tool to calculate rate. Tool available at:
                                                                                                                                                              by using ENERGY STAR® Portfolio Manager for building and space types covered by ENERGY STAR®. For                                                                                                                                                                                                 http://www.wbdg.org/references/mou_ee.php                                                                                                                      https://www.energystar.gov/istar/pmpam
                                                                                                                                                              other building and space types, use an equivalent benchmarking tool such as the Labs21 benchmarking tool                                                                                                                                                                                          Energy Star Portfolio Manager provides energy summary: http://www.energystar.gov/index.cfm?c=evaluate_performance.bus_portfoliomanager#manage
                                                                                                                                                              for laboratory buildings.
                                                                                                                                                              ALTERNATIVE 1 - Verify that the building performance meets or exceeds the design target
                                                                                                                                                              ALTERNATIVE 2 - Verify that the actual energy use is within 10% of the design energy budget for all other
                                                                                                                                                              building types.
                                   5             Energy Contracts                                   x                                                         Consider use of Energy Savings Performance Contracts and Utility Energy Savings Contracts where                   Design
                                                                                                                                                              available (Source: BOR Initiative).
                                   1       a Recycled Content - EPA                                                                                           Per Section 6002 of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), for EPA-designated products,               All             EPA’s recycled content product designations and recycled content recommendations are available on EPA’s Comprehensive Procurement Guideline. Office             http://www.epa.gov/cpg                                                                                                                                         Document project designs and construction requisitions that comply with requirements to purchase EPA-designated products. Include requirements in all solicitations relevant to construction. For example keep on file
                                             Designated                                                                                                       specify products meeting or exceeding EPA's recycled content recommendations. If EPA-designated                                   of the Federal Environmental Executive green purchasing resources                                                                                               http://www.ofee.gov/gp/gp.asp                                                                                                                                  contract clauses, product specifications, and product requisitions.
                                                                                                                                                              products meet performance requirements and are available at a reasonable cost, a preference for purchasing
                                                                                                                                                              them shall be included in all solicitations relevant to construction, operation, maintenance of or use in the
                                                                                                                                                              building.
                                           b Recycled Content - Recycled                                                                                      For other products, specify materials with recycled content when practicable.                                     All
                                             Content
                                   2       a Biobased Content - USDA                                                                                          Per Section 9002 of the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act (FSRIA), for USDA-designated products,             All                                                                                                                                                                             USDA’s biobased product designations and biobased content recommendations are available on USDA’s BioPreferred web site at <www.usda.gov/biopreferred>.        Document project designs and construction requisitions that comply with purchase of biopreferred products are included in solicitations relevant to construction. For example keep on file contract clauses, product
                                             Designated                                                                                                       specify products with the highest content level per USDA's biobased content recommendations. If these                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            specifications, and product requisitions.
                                                                                                                                                              designated products meet performance requirements and are available at a reasonable cost, a preference for
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                                                                                                                                                              purchasing them shall be included in all solicitations relevant to construction, operation, maintenance of or
                                                                                                                                                              use in the building.
                                           b Biobased Content - Rapidly                                                                                       For other products, specify biobased products made from rapidly renewable resources                               All
                                             Renewable
                                           c Biobased Content - Certified Wood                                                                                For other products, specify biobased products made from certified sustainable wood products                       All


                                   3         Environmentally Preferable                                                                                       Use products that have a lesser or reduced effect on human health and the environment over their                  Design          A number of standards and ecolabels are available in the marketplace to assist specifiers in making environmentally preferable decisions.                       For recommendations, consult the Federal Green Construction Guide for Specifiers at www.wbdg.org/design/greenspec.php http://greenseal.org/                    Document project designs and construction requisitions that comply with purchase requirements for products that have a lesser or reduced effect on human health and the environment is included in all solicitations
                                             Products                                                                                                         lifecycle when compared with competing products or services that serve the same purpose.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         relevant to construction, operation, maintenance of or use in the building. For example, keep on file contract clauses, product specifications, and product requisitions.
                                   4       a Waste & Materials Management        -                                                                            Incorporate adequate space, equipment, and transport accommodations for recycling in the building design          Design
                                             Recycling                                                                                                        (Source: GP). Provide composting services for compostable waste (Source: E.O. 13514).
                                           b Waste & Materials Management        -                                                                            During a project's planning stage, identify local recycling and salvage operations that could process site-       Design
                                             Construction Recycling Services                                                                                  related construction and demolition materials.
                                           c Waste & Materials Management        -                                                                            During construction, recycle or salvage at least 50% of the non-hazardous construction, demolition and land       Construction
                                             Construction Recycling & Reuse                                                                                   clearing materials, excluding soil, where markets or onsite recycling opportunities exist.
                                           d Waste & Materials Management        -                  x                                                         Major Renovations: Provide salvage, reuse and recycling services for waste generated, where markets or            Construction
                                             Major Renov Recycling & Reuse                                                                                    onsite recycling opportunities exist.
                                   5         Ozone Depleting Compounds                                                                                        Eliminate the use of ozone depleting compounds during and after construction where alternative                    Design                                                                                                                                                                          Use all alternatives consistent with EPA's Significant New Alternatives Policy (SNAP) regulatory requirements.                                                 Document zero use of CFC-products in your project design and construction contract language, project management logs, inspection logs, etc. If any CFC-products are located in the facility, document that a phase-
                                                                                                                                                              environmentally preferable products are available, consistent with either the Montreal Protocol and Title VI of                                                                                                                                                                                   http://epa.gov/ozone/snap/lists/index.html                                                                                                                     out plan is in place.
                                                                                                                                                              the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990, or equivalent overall air quality benefits that take into account
                                                                                                                                                              lifecycle impacts.
                                   1       a Ventilation and Thermal Comfort -                                                                                Meet ASHRAE Standard 55-2004, Thermal Environmental Conditions for Human Occupancy, including                     Design                                                                                                                                                                          WBDG Technical Guidance - Ventilation and Thermal Comfort:                                                                                                     Document project designs and construction requisitions that comply with ASHRAE Standards 55-2004
                                             Thermal Conditions                                                                                               continuous humidity control within established ranges per climate zone                                                                                                                                                                                                                            http://www.wbdg.org/references/mou_vtcomfort.php
                                           b Ventilation and Thermal Comfort -                                                                                Meet ASHRAE Standard 62.1-2007, Ventilation for Acceptable Indoor Air Quality.                                    Design                                                                                                                                                                          WBDG Technical Guidance - Ventilation and Thermal Comfort:                                                                                                     Document project designs and construction requisitions that comply with ASHRAE Standards 62.1-2004
                                             Ventilation                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        http://www.wbdg.org/references/mou_vtcomfort.php
                                   2         Moisture Control                                                                                                 Establish and implement a moisture control strategy for controlling moisture flows and condensation to            Construction    (a) maintaining design interior relative humidity at an appropriate level (e.g., between 30% and 50%);                                                          WBDG Mold and Moisture Dynamics                                                                                                                                Document project designs and construction requisitions that comply with a moisture control strategy for controlling moisture flows and condensation to prevent building damage, minimize mold contamination, and
                                                                                                                                                              prevent building damage, minimize mold contamination, and reduce health risks related to moisture.                                (b) controlling temperatures by heating or cooling the condensing surface (i.e., the outer-facing interior wall in cooling-load climates and the inner-facing   http://www.wbdg.org/resources/moisturedynamics.php                                                                                                             reduce health risks related to moisture.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                exterior wall in heating-load climates);
   Indoor Environmental Quality




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                (c) preventing condensation on coils in accordance with ASHRAE 62.1-2004; and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                (d) cleaning all HVAC drip pans regularly and thoroughly.
                                   3       a Daylighting - Daylight Factor                                                                                    Achieve minimum daylight factor of 2% (excluding all direct sunlight penetration) in 75% of all space occupied    Design
                                                                                                                                                              for critical visual tasks
                                           b Daylighting - Lighting Controls                                                                                  ALTERNATIVE 1 - Provide Automatic dimming controls
                                                                                                                                                              ALTERNATIVE 2 - Provide Accessible manual lighting controls
                                           c Daylighting - Glare Controls                                                                                     Provide appropriate glare control                                                                                 Design
                                   4         Low-Emitting Materials                                                                                           Specify materials and products with low pollutant emissions, including composite wood products,                   Design
                                                                                                                                                              adhesives, sealants, interior paints and finishes, carpet systems, and furnishings.
                                   5       a Protect Indoor Air Quality during                                                                                Follow the recommended approach of the Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractor's National Association         Construction
                                             Construction - SMACNA                                                                                            Indoor Air Quality Guidelines for Occupied Buildings under Construction, 2007.
                                           b Protect Indoor Air Quality during                                                                                After construction and prior to occupancy, conduct a minimum 72-hour flush-out with maximum outdoor air           Construction
                                             Construction - Pre-Occupancy                                                                                     consistent with achieving relative humidity no greater than 60%
                                             Flush Out
                                           c Protect Indoor Air Quality during                                                                                After occupancy, continue flush-out as necessary to minimize exposure to contaminants from new building           O&M
                                             Construction - Post-Occupancy                                                                                    materials.
                                             Flush Out
                                   6       a Environmenta l Tobacco Smoke -                                                                                   Implement a policy and post signage indicating that smoking is prohibited within the building                     Design
                                             Inside
                                           b Environmenta l Tobacco Smoke -                                                                                   Smoking is prohibited within 25 ft of all building entrances, operable windows, and building ventilation          Design
                                             Outside                                                                                                          intakes during building occupancy.




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