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FAQ F-00326
Is there a pathway for naturally ventilated non-residential buildings when targeting the 'Provision of Outdoor Air'?

The GBCA clarifies that naturally ventilated non-residential buildings can use the residential pathway under the Provision of Outdoor Air criteria in the Clean Air credit from Green Star Buildings v1, in particular the pathway offered for Class 2 and Class 3 buildings where these buildings typologies must meet the requirements as per the Submission Guidelines. 


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