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02/04/2015 Better Buildings Challenge

The Better Buildings Challenge supports commercial and industrial building owners by providing technical assistance and proven solutions to energy efficiency.

Link to Better Buildings Challenge
08/10/2015 Better Buildings, Better Data Centers: Applying Best Practices

Presentation slides from Dale Sartor's Data Center Energy Efficiency Best Practices Workshop. The workshop was hosted as an Energy Exchange pre-training event in Phoenix, Arizona.

PDF icon Energy Exchange DC Workshop_08102015.pdf
04/21/2016 Better Buildings, Better Data Centers: Applying Best Practices

Presentation given by Dale Sartor at Rocky Mountain Green 2016 in Denver, Colorado April 21-22, 2016.

PDF icon RockyMountainGreen_Sartor042016.pdf
08/08/2016 Better Buildings, Better Data Centers: Applying Best Practices

Presentation slides from Dale Sartor's Data Center Energy Efficiency Best Practices Workshop. The workshop was hosted as an Energy Exchange pre-training event in Providence, Rhode Island.

PDF icon EnergyExchangeDCworkshop_082016.pdf
06/21/2017 Better Buildings, Better Data Centers: Applying Best Practices Workshop Presentation

Slides from Dale Sartor's presentation on best practices at the California Higher Education Sustainability Conference.

PDF icon CHESC Data Center Workshop 062017 (1).pdf
Better Buildings, Better Data Centers: Applying Best Practices
03/24/2014 Binghamton University - Institute for Energy Efficiency Systems

The Center for Energy-Smart Electronic Systems, a National Science Foundation Industry/University Cooperative Research Center (I/UCRC), works in partnership with government, industry and academia to develop systematic methodologies for efficiently

Binghamton IEES
04/17/2015 Calculating Energy Savings Using High Efficiency DC Power Architecture in a Server Application (Tool)

This Excel-based calculator provides a first-order estimate of the magnitude of the energy savings based on converting an AC-based powering architecture to a DC-based powering architecture for a rack of servers.

Office spreadsheet icon dc_server_powering_ calculator.xls
04/17/2005 Calculating Energy Savings Using High Efficiency Power Conversion (UPS, AC-DC & DC-DC Power Supply) in Server Applications (Tool)

This Excel-based calculator provides a first-order estimate of the magnitude of the energy savings based on improving the efficiency of any one or more of the elements (UPS, AC-DC and DC-DC power supply) involved in powering a rack of servers

Office spreadsheet icon UPS_Energy Savings Calculator.xls
06/06/2019 Capex free sourcing of renewable energy and storage solutions by Corporate India: A New Trend File 3_CleanMax Presentation for CII Data Centre.pptx
04/16/2019 Capex Free Sourcing of Renewable Power and Storage Solutions: A New Trend

Slides from the Capex Free Sourcing of Renewable Power and Storage Solutions: A New Trend presentation, made in Bangalore on February 13th, 2019. 

PDF icon CleanMax Presentation for CII_13.02.2019_WIP.pdf
05/01/2014 Case Study: Innovative Energy Efficiency Approaches in NOAA's Environmental Security Computing Center in Fairmont, West Virginia

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)’s staff evaluated the energy efficiency of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) new data center in Fairmont, West Virginia.

PDF icon NOAA Case Study_Mahdavi-May 2014.pdf
07/01/2012 Case Study: JouleX Energy Management (JEM) Solution at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)- Draft

This case study sought to demonstrate the capabilities of the JouleX Energy Manager (JEM), a promising automated IT assessment and management tool that can be useful in helping to manage the data center environment.

PDF icon Joulex Case Study_2012.pdf
04/16/2015 Case Study: Net App Data Centers and Lab

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

Author(s): Renne, R.

PDF icon Netapp Data Centers SVLG 2015.pdf
05/01/2014 Case Study: Opportunities to Improve Energy Efficiency in Three Federal Data Centers

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) evaluated three data centers for potential energy efficiency improvements during the summer of 2012.

PDF icon Three DC Case Study _Mahdavi-May 2014.pdf
10/17/2016 CEE Data Centers and Business IT Program Summary Featured

The Consortium for Energy Efficiency (CEE)'s Data Centers and Business IT Program Summary provides a downloadable Excel spreadsheet of the data center incentives that CEE members offer.

Link to download list of incentives
09/24/2010 Cisco Energy Management: A Case Study in Implementing Energy as a Service

Case study that provides insight into how a Cisco lab organization solved capacity challenges using innovative network-based tools and reduced total energy costs by 33 percent, functional elements of IP-enabled energy management, and how Cisco Services

PDF icon CiscoEMSWhitePaper_2010.pdf
05/07/2019 CoE Fact Sheet

 This fact sheet on FEMP's Center of Expertise (CoE) for Energy Efficiency in Data Centers to reviews purpose of the program, popular tools and resources, training opportunities, and more.

PDF icon CoE_Fact_Sheet.pdf
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.

PDF icon camera ready version - paper7.pdf
04/03/2015 Combination Corrosion Coupon Testing Needed for Today's Control Equipment

Studies of both laboratory and field data collected by Purafil, Inc. has shown that using copper corrosion alone as a gauge for equipment reliability can seriously understate the corrosive potential of the local environment.

PDF icon Combination Corrosion Coupon Testing Needed for Today's Control Equipment.pdf
11/01/2014 Comparing Server Energy Use and Efficiency Using Small Sample Sizes

This report documents a demonstration that compared the energy consumption and efficiency of a limited sample size of server-­‐‑type IT equipment from different manufacturers by measuring power at the server power supply power cords.

PDF icon Server Energy Use Efficiency - Small Sample Size Strategies
02/04/2015 Considerations of Non-Conventional Liquid Cooling Immersion Technologies

Presentation with the following learning objectives:

PDF icon Patterson_LiqCool_ASHRAE_Chicago.pdf
06/01/2007 Consortium for Energy Efficiency Data Centers and Servers Initiative

The CEE Data Centers and Servers Initiative serves to identify activities that will help program administrators better understand the complexity related to the design and maintenance of these types of loads.

Data Centers and Servers Initiative
12/12/2013 Consortium for Energy Efficiency Thermal Energy Management

To address research challenges of the intermediate and long term nature associated with thermal and energy management of electronics, the Consortium for Energy Efficient Thermal Management (CEETHERM) was initiated in 2002.

CEETHERM
09/01/2009 Control of Computer Room Air Conditioning Using IT Equipment Sensors

The goal of this demonstration was to show how sensors in IT equipment could be accessed and used to directly control computer room air conditioning.

PDF icon AC Control with IT Sensors
04/15/2015 Cool IT Systems Case Studies

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

Author(s): Lyon, G.

PDF icon CoolIT case studies_SVLG 2015.pdf

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