Date Title Files and Links
11/22/2019 Direct Current Power for Data Centers of the Future Featured
11/22/2019 Walkthrough of a Direct Current Data Center Featured
11/20/2019 HPC Energy Efficiency in the Exascale Era Featured

Slide deck from the a Keynote delivered by Jeff Broughton (LBNL) at the energy efficiency workshop at the Super Compute 2019 conference.

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11/05/2019 New Horizons: Getting Back to Liquid Cooling Featured

Amidst a backdrop of increasing computing demand, warm liquid cooling is among the cutting edge technologies that have emerged to lower energy bills and improve resiliency in data centers.

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10/28/2019 CoE DCOI Fact Sheet Featured

In June 2019, The Office of Management & Budget (OMB) released updated guidance on the Data Center Optimization Initiative (DCOI). OMB Memorandum M-19-19 rescinds and replaces OMB Memorandum M-16-19.

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08/19/2019 Getting Started: Identifying and Assessing Energy Efficiency Opportunities in Your Data Center Featured

This slide deck was presented at the Energy Exchange 2019 pre-conference workshop "Getting Started: Identifying and Assessing Energy Efficiency Opportunities in Your Data Center" on August 19th, 2019. The workshop covers:

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Getting Started: Identifying and Assessing Energy Efficiency Opportunities in Your Data Center
10/02/2018 The Information Factories Featured

Article Featured in Nature magazine in 13 September 2018 | Vol 561

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06/22/2018 Open Specification for a Liquid Cooled Server Rack Featured

This document is a progress update on the development of an open specification for a liquid cooled server rack. The initiative to develop an open specification for liquid cooling is part of a larger initiative to harmonize international open standards i

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06/01/2016 United States Data Center Energy Usage Report Featured

This report estimates historical data center electricity consumption back to 2000, relying on previous studies and historical shipment data, and forecasts consumption out to 2020 based on new trends and the most recent data available.

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02/11/2016 Data Center Master List of Energy Efficiency Actions Featured

Comprehensive list of recommended efficiency actions for data centers. The Master list also feeds into our Data Center Profiler (DC Pro) tool to provide tailored recommendations for improvement.

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10/31/2019 Demonstration Project Overview: DC Powering Architecture for Data Centers

Information including background, demonstration goal and objectives, approach,  project participants, and project contacts. 

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10/31/2019 Demonstration Project Overview: DC Powering Architecture for Data Centers

Information including background, demonstration goal and objectives rack-level demonstration, project participants, and project contacts. 

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10/07/2019 16 More Ways to Cut Energy Waste in the Data Center

Generate ideas on how to reduce energy waste in your data center with ENERGY STAR's recommended energy efficiency actions, available here.

10/07/2019 5 Simple Ways to Avoid Energy Waste in Your Data Center

These five measures can save a significant amount of energy and are fairly easily implemented. 

 

10/07/2019 ENERGY STAR: Data Center Energy Efficiency Success Stories

This page, hosted on the ENERGY STAR website, contains case studies and return of investment (ROI) su

09/03/2019 Operational Data Analytics: Optimizing the National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center Cooling Systems

In 2017/2018, the Energy Efficient HPC Working Group (EE HPC WG) Dashboard Team conducted an analysis that assessed the current use of information dashboards for operational facility management in major supercomputing centers around the globe, resulting

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09/03/2019 Collecting, Monitoring, and Analyzing Facility and Systems Data at the National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center

As high-performance computing (HPC) resources continue to grow in size and complexity, so too does the volume and velocity of the operational data that is associated with them.

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08/19/2019 Implementing ECBC 2017 in Data Centers Advisory Group Meeting

Slide deck on the ECBC User Guide effort from July 2019 Advisory Group Meeting. 

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08/12/2019 Advisory Group Meeting | July 2019

Agenda and meeting minutes from the second advisory group meeting for the Indian Data Center Efficiency Initiative. 

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Meeting Minutes
08/12/2019 IGBC and LBNL Project Review Meeting Agenda

Agenda from the February 2018 Project Review Meeting

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IGBC and LBNL Project Review Meeting Agenda
07/17/2019 A Joint Initiative of IGBC and LBNL US for Enhanced Energy Efficiency in Indian Data Centres

Presentation slides from the July 2019 Advisory Group Meeting.

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07/12/2019 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 2

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06/26/2019 Half Day Workshop on Enhanced Energy Efficiency in Indian Data Centers (Flier) Image icon 4_eflyer-Data Center workshop mumbai.jpg
06/26/2019 Update to Data Center Optimization Initiative (DCOI)

On June 25, 2019, OMB released an update to DCOI (

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06/13/2019 The C L E E R (Cloud Energy and Emissions Research) Model

The C L E E 

CLEER Model

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