April 23, 2014

LEED

Coolerado LEED Contribution Summary

LEED New Construction Version 3.0

LEED credit area: Coolerado contribution:
Points:
Energy & Atmosphere
Prerequisite 1 – Minimum Energy Performance Coolerado air conditioners reduce energy consumption by up to 90% compared to traditional A/C systems.
Required
Prerequisite 1 – Fundamental Refrigeration Management Coolerado air conditioners do not use chemical refrigerants.
Required
Credit 1 – Optimize Energy Performance Coolerado air conditioners reduce energy consumption by up to 90% compared to traditional A/C systems.
1 to 19 points
Credit 2 – On-Site Renewable Energy Coolerado’s waste air stream can be used to cool photovoltaic panels, increasing their production by 15%.
1 to 7 points
Credit 4 – Enhanced Refrigerant Management Coolerado air conditioners do not use chemical refrigerants.
2 points
Credit 6 – Green Power Coolerado systems dramatically lower energy demand, which reduces the need for higher-cost power and potential demand charges.
2 points
Water Efficiency
Credit 1 – Water Efficient Landscaping Water drained by the Coolerado units can be used for landscape irrigation.
2 points
Regional Priority
Credit 1.1 – Regional Priority Applies to projects within 500 miles of Denver, CO.
1 point
Indoor Environmental Quality
Prerequisite 1 – Minimum IAQ Performance Coolerado air conditioners use up to 100% fresh and filtered make-up air without additional energy consumption. Coolerado provides ventilation in excess of ASHRAE standard 62.1
Required
Credit 2 – Increased Ventilation 1 point
Credit 7.1 – Thermal Comfort, Design Coolerado air conditioners allow the use of displacement cooling and displacement ventilation techniques which provide better comfort as well as indoor air quality. 1 point
Credit 7.2 – Thermal Comfort, Verification 1 point
Total Points Total Potential Coolerado LEED Contribution Points 12 to 36

This LEED contribution analysis is for estimating purposes only. Coolerado does not represent or
warrant that LEED points will be awarded based on the use of Coolerado products.

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