LEED-CI 2.

0 Letter Template EQ Prerequisite 1: Minimum IAQ Performance

Option A: For naturally or mechanically ventilated buildings capable of meeting the ASHRAE 62.1-2004 minimum requirements: (Responsible Party) Christine Beaton, LEED AP I, , declare to USGBC that the project is fully compliant with Section 4, 5, 6 and 7 of ASHRAE 62.1-2004 and all accepted Addenda AND Natural Ventilation The building is naturally ventilated and complies with ASHRAE 62-2004 Section 5.1 I have provided the following supplementary documentation to support the declaration Plans and tables to demonstrate that the ratio of operable opening area to floor area meets the required standard, and that the occupied areas are all within the allowable distance from the openings. Calculations and a spreadsheet similar to Table 2 for this credit in the LEED-CI Reference Guide.

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Mechanical Ventilation The building is mechanically ventilated I have provided the following supplementary documentation to support the declaration Calculations and a spreadsheet similar to Table 1 for this credit in the LEED-CI Reference Guide. When one air handler supplies a mixture of outdoor air and recirculated return air to more than one zone, I have provided its multiple zone analysis. Yes Not Applicable For multiple zone recirculating systems, the following was used to determine system ventilation efficiency: Table 6-3 of ASHRAE 62.1-2004 Appendix A of ASHRAE 62.1-2004 Not Applicable

I have provided the following supplementary documentation to support the declaration Documentation on the determination of the minimum flow rate.e. declare to USGBC that the project is incapable of meeting ASHRAE 62.1-2004 (Responsible Party) Christine Beaton. photographs..COM Username (Email Address) Password SAVE TEMPLATE TO LEED-ONLINE PRINT TEMPLATE Letter Template Version A1 . I have provided its multiple zone analysis. . last name and today's date below.LEED-CI 2. Christine First Name Beaton Last Name 2008-08-25 Date CB@BRPLUSA. as-built mechanical plans or single line drawing as-builts of all space constrained aspects in the system. followed by your LEED-Online Username and Password associated with the Project listed above to confirm submission of this template. Copy of the letter to the client with the supporting information (i. such as vertical riser and horizontal chase space). When one air handler supplies a mixture of outdoor air and recirculated return air to more than one zone. LEED AP I.1-2004 but that the minimum Combined Outdoor Air Rate (per person) is 10 cfm or greater and that all other requirements of the standard are met.1-2004 Appendix A of ASHRAE 62. The information required of those mechanically ventilated projects that are in compliance (the spreadsheet following the format of Table 1 for this credit in the LEED-CI Reference Guide). Yes Not Applicable For multiple zone recirculating systems.0 Letter Template EQ Prerequisite 1: Minimum IAQ Performance Option B: For project areas mechanically ventilated but incapable of meeting ASHRAE 62. the following was used to determine system ventilation efficiency: Table 6-3 of ASHRAE 62. spec or cut sheet of mechanical equipment. 10000325 .1-2004 Not Applicable Project Name: Prerequisite: Zhuang Lab Renovation EQ Prerequisite 1: Minimum IAQ Performance Prerequisite Documented: Yes READY TO SAVE THIS TEMPLATE TO LEED-ONLINE? Please enter your first name.

24 0.06 0. zone.555 3. cfm Percent outdoor air intake. cfm V pztot .0 5.00 1.57 0.25 0.00 1.VENTILATION RATE PROCEDURE.150 300 40 40 160 1.06 0. ft 2 to occupy zone cfm/person Area outdoor Zone people Zone area OA air rate from OA calc (based calc (based on Table 6.06 150 10 10 5 40 250 0 20 20 20 10 40 50 50 60 189.00 1.635 78 4.xls.000 43.70 8. V ot /V ps Ev System ventilation efficiency 4.00 8. 4:49 PM Page 1 of 2 J:\Jobs\2715000.00 1.00 1.0 5.00 1.0% Actual 4. People outdoor Floor area of largest # of air rate from people expected Table 6.0 5.055 80 315 145 340 995 200 145 145 145 80 160 185 200 500 15 2 2 1 8 25 0 4 4 4 2 4 5 5 12 10.38 0.06 0.70 4. In VAV handler.0 10.0 5.0 5.0 5.80 33.10 24.70 8.90 8. cfm (refer toTable (Pz*Rp + 6.40 179.355 8/25/2008.Zhuang Labs Renovation AHU-1 & 2 RESULTS V tot V ot Actual total supply air.00 1. In CAV systems.48 0.00 30.ASHRAE 62-2004 VENTILATION CALCULATION .0 5.0 5.0% 0 Zones served by system Zone # Zone Name Space type (select from pull-down list) Zone population.30 0.0 10.52 0.00 1.06 0.70 20.0 5.00 1.18 0.06 0.00 340 15 29 14 60 429 24 29 29 29 15 69 83 86 90 0.10 0.2) Az*Ra)/Ez The minimum Maximum value of the primary airflow primary airflow to to zone from air zone from air handler.06 0.0 0. on # of people) area ft 2) cfm/ft 2 Zone OA Zone air corrected for zone distribution air distribution effectiveness effectiveness. V ou /E v .555 Min.00 1.25 0.950 100 50 50 50 50 340 340 340 745 650 150 40 40 160 900 100 50 50 50 50 340 340 340 745 Minimum Primary outdoor air fraction.90 4.00 1.555 100.00 1. use the systems.06 0.1-2004 V pz Zp 100. cfm 2.00 1.0 0.06 0.72 0.57 0. cfm Outdoor air intake.20 0.80 18.00 1.80 28.57 0.34 0. Existing AHUs .12 0.SW\HVAC\LEED\Credits & Prereqs\EQp1\Zhuang LEED 62 compliance 2-20-08. calculated 2.00 1. CHAPTER 6.1. V oz /V pz Zone 1 Zone 2 Zone 3 Zone 4 Zone 5 Zone 6 Zone 7 Zone 8 Zone 9 Zone 10 Zone 11 Zone 12 Zone 13 Zone 14 Zone 15 Bio-Prep Lab B11 Student Desks 032A Office 032C Admin Office 032D Student Desks 032E Laboratory 034 Equipment 034C Student Desks 034F Student Desks 034G Student Desks 034H Student Desks 034I Optics 034A Optics 034E AFM/Confocal B12A Entry 032/Intereation 032B/Computer Stations 032F Science laboratories Office space Office space Office space Office space Science laboratories Storage rooms Office space Office space Office space Office space Science laboratories Science laboratories Science laboratories Office space 1.9% 0.50 Indicates where actual zone population used rather than calculated from ASHRAE max density ZONE LEVEL Az Pz Rp Ra P z *R p A z *R a Ez V oz V pztot indicates revisions to box cfms to comply w/62.18 0.18 0.1.18 0.2 Harvard University .12 TOTAL 3.30 36.0% 100.0 10.0 10.18 0. V pz = design value.

555 100. = D *SR p *P z +SR a *A z . 4:49 PM Page 2 of 2 J:\Jobs\2715000.0% 100. Existing AHUs .000 43.Zhuang Labs Renovation AHU-1 & 2 RESULTS V tot V ot Actual total supply air. In CAV systems. cfm Outdoor air intake.xls. calculated 2. cfm Actual total supply air.72 0. V pz = design value. People outdoor Floor area of largest # of air rate from people expected Table 6. cfm V pztot . cfm Mixing ratio at primary air handler of uncorrected outdoor air intake to system primary flow.0% 0 Zones served by system Zone # Zone Name Space type (select from pull-down list) Zone population.50 2.0% Actual 4.2 Harvard University .1-2004 V pz Zp 100.VENTILATION RATE PROCEDURE.555 Min. cfm Minimum Primary outdoor air fraction. ratio of system peak occupancy to sum of space peak occupancies. on # of people) area ft 2) cfm/ft 2 Zone OA Zone air corrected for zone distribution air distribution effectiveness effectiveness.22 Not used in calculation SYSTEM EFFICIENCY Max Z p Ev V ot Maximum Z p of all zones System ventilation efficiency (from Table 6.1. CHAPTER 6.2) Az*Ra)/Ez The minimum Maximum value of the primary airflow primary airflow to to zone from air zone from air handler. zone.3) based on Max Z p Calculated minimum outdoor air intake. maximum simultaneous # of occupants of space served by system Occupant diversity.SW\HVAC\LEED\Credits & Prereqs\EQp1\Zhuang LEED 62 compliance 2-20-08. V ou /E v .1. = V ou /V ps 78 1.00 V ou Vtot Xs 1. cfm (refer toTable (Pz*Rp + 6. V ot /V ps Ev System ventilation efficiency 4. In VAV handler.555 0. cfm Percent outdoor air intake. ft 2 to occupy zone cfm/person Area outdoor Zone people Zone area OA air rate from OA calc (based calc (based on Table 6. cfm Percent outdoor air intake = V ot /SVpztot 0. V ou /E v . = P s /SP z Uncorrected outdoor air intake. use the systems.9% 0. V oz /V pz SYSTEM LEVEL Ps D System population.000 43.000 4.50 Indicates where actual zone population used rather than calculated from ASHRAE max density ZONE LEVEL Az Pz Rp Ra P z *R p A z *R a Ez V oz V pztot indicates revisions to box cfms to comply w/62.ASHRAE 62-2004 VENTILATION CALCULATION .9% 8/25/2008.

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RAO + ATHANAS CONSULTING ENGINEERS.Harvard University Zhuang Laboratory Renovation HVAC Narrative: This project is a renovation to the Basement & Ground Floor of the Naito Chemistry Building. Testing requirements/criteria acceptance: Refer to Section 15990 of specifications. and cooling are provided by the building hot water and chilled water loops. The existing laboratory exhaust system consisting of variable volume exhaust fans. ventilation. Hot water and chilled water for heating. reheating. The HVAC plans and specifications indicate the necessary system components to provide heating. variable volume air handling unit. The new HVAC components are extensions of the existing all air and hot water systems in the existing Naito Chemistry Building. fan coil units. BARD. LLC September 8. Perimeter heating is provided via fin tube radiation and radiant panels. interaction area. and offices. An existing 100% outside air. Laboratory fume hoods and general exhaust are arranged in a ganged exhaust system and exhausted to the roof. an equipment room. The scope of work includes new optics laboratories. 2008 . and air conditioning for the addition. located in the penthouse. supplied by the Harvard Campus Central Plant. Operation and maintenance manuals: Refer to Section 15050 of specifications. Exterior Summer Design Temperature: 91 °F dry bulb/73 °F wet bulb Interior Winter Design Temperature: 72 ± 2 °F Interior Summer Design Temperature: 75 ± 2 °F System capacities: Refer to drawings and equipment schedules. Record and Control documents: Refer to Section 15050 of specifications. radiation. will provide conditioned “fresh air” to variable volume terminal boxes. The recirculating air handling units have variable volume control via EC motors. The fan coil units and recirculating air handling units have both hot water heating and chilled water coiling coils. Design Criteria/Conditions: Exterior Winter Design Temperature: 0 °F. and recirculating air handling units. will provide exhaust for the variable volume lab fume hoods and general exhaust via exhaust air terminals.

Drawings included in this project’s original LEED submittal are on file with the Harvard Office for Sustainability. .

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