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03/01/2012 Improving Data Center Efficiency with Rack or Row Cooling Devices

In new data center designs, capacity provisioning for ever-higher power densities puts into question whether conventional room-conditioning systems can manage future information technology (IT) loads.

PDF icon Rack or Row Cooling Devices: Results of "Chill-Off 2" Testing
06/26/2017 Improving Energy Efficiency for Server Rooms & Closets

A guide outlining effective methods to increase energy efficiency- ranging from low to high cost.

PDF icon Improving Energy Efficiency for Server Rooms and Closets.pdf
01/01/2012 Improving Energy Efficiency for Server Rooms and Closets

Brief Summary Fact sheet: Top 14 Measures to Save Energy in Your Server Room or Closet. Author(s): Brown, R., B. Tschudi, and P. Delforge

PDF icon Server Room Fact Sheet
03/01/2009 Indian Data Center Tip Sheet

This best practice tip sheet has been adapted from “A Quick Start to Energy Efficiency” developed by LBNL. 

PDF icon Datacenter Tipsheet India_2009.pdf
07/01/2013 InterPACK 2013 - The Future of Data Center Infrastructure

Presentation from InterPACK 2013 on The Future of Data Center Infrastructure. Author(s): Coles, H.C.

PDF icon Coles - InterPACK 2013
12/20/2018 Joint initiative by CII-IGBC and LBNL for Energy Efficiency in Data Centers

Presentation from the one day national workshop on “Enhanced Energy Efficiency in Indian Data Centers,” held in July 2018.

PDF icon CII Slide Deck 24072018_Dale.pdf
12/20/2018 Joint initiative by CII-IGBC and LBNL for Energy Efficiency in Data Centers

Presentation from the one day national workshop on “Enhanced Energy Efficiency in Indian Data Centers,” held in July 2018.

PDF icon IGBC and LBNL - DC Initiative_24 July_SRD.pdf
10/01/2002 Label for UPS Systems

The Swiss Federal Office of Energy (SFOE) commissioned the project „Parameteridentifikation und Messverfahren für USV-Anlagen“ [1] and created a basis for comparing UPS systems.

PDF icon Swiss_Energy_Office_Label_2002.pdf
09/19/2011 Laboratories for the 21st Century: Data Center Efficiency Workshop

Presentation from the Laboratories for the 21st Century: Data Center Efficiency Workshop in Providence, RI.

Author(s): Sartor, D. and G.C. Bell

PDF icon Sartor - Bell - 9-19-2011
10/01/2013 LBNL - ASETEK - Direct Liquid Cooling Demonstration

Presentation that details an evaluation of direct liquid cooled server technology developed by ASETEK and tested in a Data Center at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Author(s): Coles, H.C.

PDF icon HColes - 10-2013
12/06/2018 Lessons Learned from the World’s Most Energy Efficient Data Center

Slides from U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) presentation at Data Center World 2018.

PDF icon Lessons_Learned_NREL.pdf
04/15/2015 Liquid Cooling Installation Lessons Learned at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

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

Author(s): Bailey, A.M.

PDF icon LLNL Liquid Cooling SVLG 2015.pdf
12/03/2018 Liquid Cooling Requirements White Paper

In China and the United States, data centers are growing in number, size, and intensity, and consume a lot of energy.

PDF icon Liquid Cooling White Paper.pdf
07/01/2014 Liquid Cooling v. Air Cooling Evaluation in the Maui High Performance Computing Center

This paper describes the efficiency characteristics of a water cooled information technology (IT) system applied in a retrofit project at the Maui High Performance Computing Center (MHPCC) data center.

PDF icon MHPCC White Paper _Mahdavi-July 2014.pdf
12/06/2018 Liquid in the Rack: Liquid Cooling Your Data Center

Slides from NREL's presentation at the 2018 Better Buildings Summit Energy Exchange on designing and building the world's most efficient data center, with a focus on liquid cooling.

PDF icon Liquid_Cooling_Your_Data_Center-NREL-EE.pdf
09/01/2008 Lucasfilm - DOE Assessment Evaluates Energy Performance of Largest Computer Network in Entertainment Industry

Populated with high-end servers, the Lucasfilm data center is critical to delivering large volumes of data and high-resolution images to the desktops of graphic artists, game developers, and motion picture directors.

PDF icon sen-lucasfilm.pdf
12/06/2018 Making a Splash: Targeting Water Saving Measures for the Highest Impact

Slides from NREL's presentation at the 2018 Better Buildings Summit Energy Exchange on designing and building the world's most efficient data center, with a focus on water savings.

PDF icon Targeting Water Saving Measures for the Highest Impact-NREL.pdf
03/01/2006 Measuring and Managing Data Center Energy Use

This article summarizes best practices developed from an extensive study of energy use in 22 data centers. Author(s): Tschudi, B., E. Mills, S. Greenberg, P. Rumsey

PDF icon Measure_Manage Data Centers_2006.pdf
02/21/2019 Meeting Minutes- First Advisory Group Meeting, Enhancing Energy Efficiency in Indian Data Centers Initiative

Meeting minutes from the first advisory group meeting held in Bangalore in July 2018.

PDF icon Annexure-C Final agenda - 1st Advisory Group Meeting CII IGBC & LBNL _17 July 2018 Bangalore.pdf
03/01/2015 Metering Best Practices: A Guide to Achieving Utility Resource Efficiency, Release 3.0

The focus of this guide is to provide energy, water and facility managers and practitioners with information that facilitates using metering to achieve potential savings and benefits.

PDF icon Metering Best Practices_2015.pdf
03/01/2014 MHPCC Data Center Energy Efficiency Measures: Impact of Higher Air Intake Temperatures

Presentation of the MHPCC case study, focusing on the impact of higher air intake temperatures. Author(s): Mahdavi, R.

PDF icon Mahdavi - Impact of Higher Intake Temperatures
03/22/2012 Modular Data Centers

Presentation on modular data centers and results of a corrosivity study.

Author(s): Coles, H.C.

PDF icon Modular Data Centers - Coles
09/01/2014 Monitoring Kit for Data Centers

Presentation showcasing a monitoring kit for data centers with the following learning objectives:

PDF icon Assessment kit presentation -Mahdavi I2SL 2014.pdf
01/01/2002 National and regional implications of internet data center growth in the US

Combining estimates of US computer room floor space for hosting facilities with total computer room power density, we found that these US data centers in the aggregate required less than 500 MW of power in 2000, and used only about 0.12% of the electric

PDF icon National_regional DC Growth_2002.pdf
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