Max Number of Credits Available

 

Energy and CO2 Emissions

 

Issue ID     Description        No of credits    
available

 
Mandatory elements?

Ene 1  

Dwelling Emission Rate         

15 

Yes 

Ene 2 

Building fabric  

No 

Ene 3 

Internal lighting  

No 

Ene 4 

Drying space  

No  

Ene 5  

Energy labelled white goods      

No 

Ene 6

External lighting

2

No

Ene 7

Low or Zero Carbon (LZC) technologies     

2

No

Ene 8

Cycle storage

2

No

Ene 9

Home Office                                                         

1

No


Total for this category 29

Water


Issue ID   Description    No of credits    
available
 
Mandatory elements?

Wat 1         

Internal water use                                                  

Yes 

Wat 2 

External water use  

No 


Total for this category   6

Materials

 

Issue ID   Description     No of credits    
available
  
Mandatory elements?  

Mat 1         

Environmental impact of materials                             

15 

Yes 

Mat 2 

Responsible sourcing of materials –
basic building elements 

No 

Mat 3 

Responsible sourcing of materials –
finishing elements  

3  

No 

    Total for this category   24  

Surface Water Run-off


Issue ID Description No of credits    
available
  
Mandatory elements?

Sur 1         

Management of surface water
run-off from developments                                    

Yes 

Sur 2 

Flood risk                                                           

No 

    Total for this category   4  

Waste


Issue ID Description No of credits    
available
 
Mandatory elements?

Was 1      

Storage of non-recyclable waste and 
recyclable household waste                                   

Yes 

Was 2 

Construction site waste management  

Yes 

Was 3 

Composting 

No 

    Total for this category   7  

Pollution 

 

Issue ID Description No of credits    
available
 
Mandatory elements?

Pol 1    

Global warming potential (GWP) of insulants            

1

No 

Pol 2

NOx emissions

3

No

    Total for this category   4  

Health & Wellbeing 

 

Issue ID Description No of credits    
available
 
Mandatory elements?

Hea 1   

Daylighting                                                                

3

No

Hea 2

Sound insultation

4

No

Hea 3

Private space

1

No

Hea 4

Lifetime Homes

4

Yes

    Total for this category   12  

Management

Issue ID    

Description

No of credits    
available 

Mandatory elements?

Man 1  

Home User Guide                                                  

3

No

Man 2

Considerate Constructors Scheme

2

No

Man 3

Construction site impacts

2

No

Man 4

Security 

2

No

    Total for this category   9  

Ecology


Issue ID Description No of credits    
available
 
Mandatory elements?

Eco 1  

Ecological value of site                                                

1

No

Eco 2

Ecological enhancement

1

No

Eco 3

Protection of ecological features

1

No

Eco 4

Change in ecological value of site 

4

No

Eco 5

Building footprint

2

No

    Total for this category   9  



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