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07/18/2017 DOE Data Center Air Management (AM) Estimator: User's Manual
This document provides users with everything they need to know about the Air Management Estimator, a simplified version of the DOE Data Center Air Management Tool. 
Binary Data DOE AM Estimator
PDF icon User's Manual v1 (6-30-2017) (1).pdf
06/15/2015 DOE's Better Buildings Data Center Partnerships Applying Best Practices to Meet the Challenge
Presentation given by Dale Sartor at the Data Center and Computing Conference in New York, NY.
PDF icon NYC_DataCenterConference_52015.pdf
10/30/2019 ECBC 2017
This is the 2017 Energy Conservation Building Code (ECBC) last updated in 2019. In accordance with section 14(p) of the Energy Conservation Act 2001 the purpose of the Energy Conservation Building Code (Code) is to provide minimum requirements for the e
PDF icon ECBC_22June2017_printed_Nov2019 Final1 (4).pdf
05/06/2021 ECBC 2017 Data Center User Guide
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and the Confederation of Indian Industry – Indian Green Building Council developed this guide to aid data center developers, suppliers and operators in complying with the Energy Conservation Building Code of 2017 an
PDF icon USER GUIDE FOR IMPLEMENTING ECBC_v9.2_06_May 2021.pdf
09/02/2009 Efficiency Opportunities in Data Centers - 2009
Presentation on efficiency opportunities in data centers.  Author(s): Tschudi, B.
PDF icon 2009-09-03-datacenter.pdf
07/13/2015 Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)
The Electric Power Research Institute, Inc. conducts research, development and demonstration (RD&D) relating to the generation, delivery and use of electricity for the benefit of the public.

EPRI
03/19/2020 Electrical Power Chain Tool
This Excel-based tool helps data center owners identify energy efficiency opportunities in the electrical power chain of a data center (transformers, generators, UPSs, power distribution units).

11/05/2014 Electronics Take a Bath
Presentation demonstrating liquid immersion cooling technology. Author(s): Tschudi, B.
PDF icon SVLG2014TSCHUDI10-24-2014.pdf
04/15/2015 Electronics Take a Bath- Update
Presentation given at the data center workshop hosted by the Silicon Valley Leadership Group and PG&E at NetApp in Sunnyvale, CA.  Author(s): Tschudi, B.
PDF icon ImmersionCoolingUpdate_SVLG 2015.pdf
01/14/2016 Embedded Data Centers
This report provides an overview of the Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance’s (NEEA’s) market research activities related to embedded data centers: server closets, server rooms, and localized data centers colocated in commercial, institutional, and ind
PDF icon NEEA_EmbeddedDCs2016.pdf
05/05/2021 Emergence and Expansion of Liquid Cooling in Mainstream Data Centers
The IT industry is at a performance inflection point. When purchasing a new computing device, it is expected to be more powerful than the previous generation.

Emergence and Expansion of Liquid Cooling in Mainstream Data Centers
09/08/2020 Energy Assessment Worksheet
Excel-based workbook to document the layout, metrics, actions and measurements from data center assessments. It is recommended that users first use the DC Pro tool before using this worksheet.
Office spreadsheet icon Assessment Workbook v2.0_Sept. 2020.xls
06/03/2008 Energy Assessment Worksheets
This worksheet can be used to document metrics, actions and measurements. It is recommended that users first use the DC Pro tool before using this worksheet.
Office spreadsheet icon draft-dcpro.xls
09/26/2003 Energy Benchmarking: What is Your Building's Energy IQ?
Presentation that answers the question- what is energy benchmarking anyway? As well as techniques, complications, applications, and tools. Author(s): Mills, E.

Energy Benchmarking: What is Your Building's Energy IQ?
09/20/2020 Energy Efficiency Assessment Report Template
Word template for a data center energy efficiency assessment report that can easily be tailored to site-specific data and owner/operator needs. 
File DCEE Assessment Report Template v2.0_Sept. 2020.docx
12/20/2018 Energy Efficiency Challenges and Way forward
Presentation from the one day national workshop on “Enhanced Energy Efficiency in Indian Data Centers,” held in July 2018.
PDF icon Energy Efficiency Challenges in Data Center_PC Lohia_0.pdf
12/20/2018 Energy Efficiency Challenges and Way forward
Presentation from the one day national workshop on “Enhanced Energy Efficiency in Indian Data Centers,” held in July 2018.
PDF icon Energy Efficiency Challenges in Data Center_PC Lohia.pdf
03/03/2009 Energy Efficiency for Business Technology: Sacramento Municipal Utility Disctrict
Presentation given to the Sacramento Municipal Utility District. Author(s): Greenberg, S., M. Bramfitt, and P. Rumsey
PDF icon 2009-03-03_training.pdf
01/01/2010 Energy Efficiency Guidelines & Best Practices in Indian Datacenters
PDF icon Indian Datacenters_2010.pdf
02/13/2019 Energy Efficiency in Data Centres Through Optimized Operations
Slides from the Energy Efficiency in Data Centres Through Optimized Operations presentation held in Bangalore on February 13th, 2019. 
PDF icon Green Mark -SS564 Slides for India _Schinder Electric Mr Eswar.pdf
06/01/2013 Energy Efficiency in Indian Data Centers: Present Trends & Future Opportunities
Influx of IT activities, growing internet population, second largest wireless network, and a renewed banking sector have all aided to the cause of data explosion and thus flaring the need for data centers.
PDF icon CII Energy Efficieny in Indian Data Centers- Present Trends and Future Opportunities.pdf
04/01/2013 Energy Efficiency in Small Server Rooms
Final project report of Task 2.13: Energy Efficiency in Small Server Rooms in PIER project 500-10-052.
PDF icon SmallServerRooms_Final Report Task 2.13_2013.pdf
08/01/2014 Energy Efficiency in Small Server Rooms: Field Surveys and Findings
Study that investigated how IT equipment was deployed, powered, and cooled in small server rooms. Results of this research are intended improve the energy efficiency of existing server spaces, and guide the design and configuration of new server rooms.
PDF icon EE in Small Server Rooms ACEEE_2014.pdf
11/17/2013 Energy Efficiency Infrastructure Tool Kit
Presentation that identifies opportunities for energy efficiency in high performance computing applications. Author(s): Tschudi, B.
PDF icon TschudiSC13Workshop.pdf
03/01/2012 Energy Efficiency Investigation for the Magellan Super Computer at the National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center
The Magellan supercomputer, located at NERSC (National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center) in Oakland California, consists of an IBM iDataPlex system with 400 compute nodes.  This system is cooled with passive rear doors.
PDF icon Magellan-Report-final-v2.pdf

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