LEED v4 officially launched at Greenbuild 2013. In order to smoothly transition to LEED v4 USGBC has extended the usage of LEED 2009 to June 1, 2015. This ENL will provide an overview and comparison of what has changed from the 2009 version of LEED section by section. We’ll identify areas related to HVAC in LEED v4 and provide insight in meeting the prerequisites and credit requirements.
After viewing you will be able to:
- Introduce the LEED v4
- Summarize the differences between LEED v4 and LEED 2009
- Identify the areas related to HVAC in LEED v4 and provide insight in meeting the prerequisites and credit requirements
- Summarize ASHRAE 90.1 (energy efficiency) and 62.1 (Indoor air quality) requirements and how they relate to LEED design.
- Provide insight in meeting the prerequisites and credit requirements for those credits (EA, IEQ, WE etc) related to HVAC mechanical design and efficiency to promote sustainable design practices and indoor environmental quality.
Click on the Start Quiz button to view video, access handout materials and take the quiz.
Assessment is required by USGBC. Once you pass the quiz with a 70% or better pass rate, you can access the certificate in your Trane Education Center account Learning History.