Below are some helpful resources related to LEED v4 Canadian Alternative Compliance Paths (ACPs).
Note that some of these resources are maintained by the USGBC.
For questions at any time, contact LEED Coach Canada.
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LEED v4 Canadian Alternative Compliance Paths (ACPs) - outlines ACPs available to Canadian LEED v4 projects
Canadian Pilot ACPs
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Zero Energy Performance Index (zEPI) Pilot ACP – enables LEED v4 and LEED v4.1 projects to use any version of NECB or ASHRAE 90.1. Uses energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions savings, and the zEPI calculation methodology.
Guidance and Calculators for Canadian ACPs
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Minimum Energy Performance Calculator for NECB 2011 ACP (Version 1) - This excel based tool is used for documenting Minimum Energy Performance using the NECB ACP for LEED v4 BD+C and LEED v4 ID+C EA Prerequisite Minimum Energy Performance and EA Credit Optimize Energy Performance
Send feedback or comments to email@example.com to help with the ongoing improvement of the calculator.
(PDF Document 533 KB)
Multifamily Energy Model Simulation Guidelines for the NECB 2011 ACP - This document provides guidance specific to multifamily residential projects using the NECB ACP under LEED v4 BD+C: New Construction and LEED v4 BD+C: Multifamily Midrise. View the changes made to USGBC’s Multifamily Energy Model Simulation Guidelines for the Canada ACP for NECB 2011 in the tracked changes version of the Canada Multifamily Energy Model Simulation Guidelines