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06/28/2017 Air Management in Small Data Centers (PG&E)

This report focuses on improving air management in small data centers (<5,000 square feet) due to the great potential for energy savings.

PDF icon pgande_final_report_2016_herrlin2001204.pdf
09/26/2018 Air Management Resource Webinar

Slides from Magnus Herrlin's Air Management Resource Webinar. This webinar provides an overview of best practices in air management, including how to detect and correct problems.

PDF icon 2018-07-19 Air Management Resource Webinar.pdf
Air Management Resource Webinar
03/01/2011 Air-Side Economizer Cooling Is Safe for Most California Data Centers

The goal of this research was to investigate whether gaseous contamination is a concern for California data center operators as it relates to the reliability of IT equipment.

PDF icon Airside Economizer Cooling CA_2011.pdf
11/09/2018 Alternative Financing of Data Center Energy Projects

This slide deck covers opportunities for energy efficiency in data centers. It reviews alternative financing options for energy efficiency projects in data centers, with a particular focus on how ESPCs and UESCs can help advance efficiency.

PDF icon Sartor Data Center ESPC 110218.pdf
Alternative Financing of Data Center Energy Projects
02/25/2015 Applying Best Practices to Meet the Challenge: Participation in the DOE Better Buildings Challenge

Presentation on the DOE Better Buildings Challenge given at the Technology Covergence Conference Santa Clara. Author(s): Sartor, D.

PDF icon TCC 2015 Sartor Presentation021015.pdf
10/13/2016 Applying Data Center Energy Efficiency Best Practices

Presentation slides from Dale Sartor's session at the Designing, Deploying and Managing Efficient Data Centers Conference in Santa Clara, CA.

PDF icon SartorBest Practices_100816.pdf
02/01/2012 Are There Ghosts in Your Closet? Saving Wasted Energy in Computer Server Rooms

Brief document that outlines how to optimize the energy footprint of server rooms. Author(s): Pierre Delforge from National Resources Defense Council

PDF icon NRDC_SmallDCs2012_Brief.pdf
04/15/2015 ASHRAE Data Center Environmental Standards: Some Field Observations

Presentation given at the data center workshop hosted by the Silicon Valley Leadership Group and PG&E at NetApp in Sunnyvale, CA. 

Author(s):Khattar, M.

PDF icon ASHRAE observations_SVLG 2015.pdf
06/29/2006 ASHRAE Standard Weather Data for Building Design Standards

ASHRAE document that contains the international climate zones.

PDF icon ASHRAEstandardClimateZones2006.pdf
12/12/2013 ASHRAE Technical Committee 9.9

Mission Critical Facilities, Data Centers, Technology Spaces and Electronic Equipment

ASHRAE Technical Committee 9.9
04/16/2015 ASHRAE Thermal Guidelines for Data Processing Environments

Presentation given at the data center workshop hosted by the Silicon Valley Leadership Group and PG&E at NetApp in Sunnyvale, CA. 

Author(s): Steinbrecher, R.

PDF icon ASHRAE Thermal Guidelines_ SVLG 2015.pdf
06/06/2019 Benefits of Green Data Center Rating System and New Initiatives by IGBC and LBNL Office presentation icon 1_DC Rating System_Presentation 14 May 19_IGBC.ppt
04/26/2012 Best Practices for Data Center Efficiency - Shenzhen- 2012

Presentation on the Best Practices for Data Center Efficiency given as part of the US/China Data Center Efficiency Initiative in Shenzhen, China.

PDF icon Sartor - Jingyi - 4-26-2012
06/09/2017 Best Practices for Data Center Energy Efficiency

Presentation slides from the Shanghai Data Center Dynamics half day workshop on best practices for data center energy efficiency. 

PDF icon Shanghai Data Center Dynamics Workshop 060917 (1).pdf
09/20/2012 Best Practices for Data Center Energy Efficiency - Bangalore, India 2012

Presentation given at the Best Practices for Data Center Energy Efficiency workshop, hosted by Data Center Dynamics in Bangalore, India.

Author(s): Sartor, D.

PDF icon Sartor 9-20-2012
09/08/2012 Best Practices for Data Center Energy Efficiency - Beijing 2012

Presentation given at the Best Practices for Data Center Energy Efficiency workshop in Beijing, China. 

Author(s): Sartor, D.

PDF icon Sartor - 9-8-2012
06/25/2013 Best Practices for Data Center Energy Efficiency - Chengdu, China 2013

Presentation on Best Practices for Data Center Energy Efficiency given at Data Center Dynamics in Chengdu, China. Author(s): Sartor, D.

PDF icon Sartor - 6-25-2013
07/04/2013 Best Practices for Data Center Energy Efficiency - Hong Kong 2013

Presentation from the Best Practices for Data Center Energy Efficiency workshop, hosted by Data Center Dynamics in Hong Kong. Author(s): Sartor, D.

PDF icon Sartor- 7-4-2013
09/01/2012 Best Practices for Data Center Energy Efficiency - Hyderabad, India 2012

Presentation given at the Best Practices for Data Center Energy Efficiency workshop at the Green Building Congress in Hyderabad, India. 

Author(s): Sartor, D.

PDF icon Sartor - 9-1-2012
05/25/2012 Best Practices for Data Center Energy Efficiency - Mumbai, India 2012

Presentation given at the Best Practices for Data Center Energy Efficiency workshop, hosted by Data Center Dynamics in Mumbai, India. 

Author(s): Sartor, D.

PDF icon Sartor - 5-25-2012
09/05/2013 Best Practices for Data Center Energy Efficiency - New Delhi, India 2013

Presentation from the Best Practices for Data Center Energy Efficiency workshop, hosted by Data Center Dynamics. Author(s): Sartor, D.

PDF icon Sartor 9-5-2013
02/25/2015 Best Practices for Data Center Energy Efficiency Seminar, Santa Clara 2015

Presentation from seminar organized by Dale Sartor and hosted by the Technology Convergence Conference Santa Clara. Topics covered:

PDF icon Sartor TCC Data CenterSeminar Feb 2015.pdf
10/01/2012 Best Practices for Data Center Energy Efficiency: Labs21 Workshop - San Jose, CA 2012

Presentation from the Best Practices for Data Center Energy Efficiency: Labs21 Workshop in San Jose, CA. Author(s): Sartor, D.

PDF icon Sartor - 10-1-2012
06/01/2006 Best Practices for Data Centers: Lessons Learned from Benchmarking 22 Data Centers

Over the past few years, the authors benchmarked 22 data center buildings. From this effort, we have determined that data centers can be over 40 times as energy intensive as conventional office buildings.

PDF icon Best Practices from Benchmarking 22 Data Centers
03/01/2011 Best Practices Guide for Energy-Efficient Data Center Design

This guide provides an overview of best practices for energy-efficient data center design which spans the categories of Information Technology (IT) systems and their environmental conditions, data center air manage-ment, cooling and electrical systems,

PDF icon Best Practices Guide for Energy-Efficient Data Center Design

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