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12/06/2018 Thermosyphon Cooler Hybrid System for Water Savings in an Energy Efficient HPC Data Center: Modeling and Installation

The Thermosyphon Cooler Hybrid System (TCHS) integrates the control of a dry heat rejection device, the thermosyphon cooler (TSC), with an open cooling tower. Johnson Controls partnered with two national laboratories—the National Renewable Energy Labora

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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.

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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.

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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
11/13/2018 The Facility Perspective on Liquid Cooling: Experiences and Proposed Open Specification

Slides from the panel discussion at SuperCompute 2018 on experiences with liquid cooling and the proposed open specification.

PDF icon SuperCompute2018 Liq Cool.pdf
The Facility Perspective on Liquid Cooling: Experiences and Proposed Open Specification (PowerPoint Slides)
11/13/2018 Practical Considerations for Metering Data Centers

Slides from Dale Sartor's presentation on metering in data centers at Energy Exchange 2018. 

PDF icon Sartor EE18_Metering Presentation052018.pdf
Practical Considerations for Metering Data Centers
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.

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Alternative Financing of Data Center Energy Projects
10/04/2018 Establishing Metrics, Setting Goals, and Achieving High Data Center Energy Performance

This slide deck is from the 2018 Better Buildings 7x24 conference. A panel of Better Buildings partners from Digital Realty Trust, Intel, and the Lawrence Livermore, and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories will share their stories and lessons learne

PDF icon 7x24 DOE Better Buildings 100418.pdf
Establishing Metrics, Setting Goals, and Achieving High Data Center Energy Performance
10/02/2018 ENERGY STAR® Program Requirements for Computer Servers

These Version 3.0 ENERGY STAR Specification requirements will take effect on June 17, 2019 and computer servers should be tested using SERT Version 2.0.1The Version 3.0 specification will recognize the

PDF icon ENERGY STAR Version 3.0 Computer Servers Program Requirements (1).pdf
10/02/2018 The Information Factories Featured

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

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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
08/21/2018 Small Data Center Workshop Presentation Slides Featured

Presentation slides from Dale Sartor's Small Data Center Workshop at Energy Exchange on August 20th, 2018.

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08/20/2018 How to Save Money in Your Small Data Center

At Energy Exchange 2018, Dale Sartor & Steve Greenberg of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) held a workshop on money-saving actions that you can take in your small data center.

PDF icon Small Data Center Energy Exchange Workshop.pdf
How to Save Money in Your Small Data Center (Presentation Slides)
07/24/2018 A Joint Initiative to “Enhance Energy Efficiency in Indian Data Centers”

Slides from the First Advisory Group Meeting

PDF icon Annexure-A IGBC and LBNL - DC Initiative, S Srinivas (1).pdf
07/02/2018 Demonstration: Portable Air Management Measurement Tools

This report focuses on improving air management in small data centers due to the great potential for energy savings across the data center industry.

PDF icon Air Management Measurement Tool Demo FINAL 2-23-2018.pdf
06/26/2018 Presentation: Harmonization of Open Standards

Slides from Dale Sartor's presentation at the Data Center Dynamics Conference in San Francisco in June, 2018. The presentation covers the working group effort to develop a liquid cooled rack specification. 

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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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04/18/2018 Presentation Slides: Air Management Webinar

Slides from Magnus Herrlin's April 12th, 2018 webinar on Air Management. In this webinar, participants will:

  • Learn basic Air Management "Best Practices"
  • Detect Common Problems
  • Correct Common Problems

 

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Presentation Slides: Air Management Webinar
04/03/2018 Data Driven. Advancing a Sustainable Future. (Video)

What is the future of the cloud? Take an inside look at the rise of our data driven world and the environmental impact of the energy consumption that data centers have today.

02/22/2018 Presentation: Big Results in Small Places Exploring the Untapped Energy Efficiency Potential of Small Data Centers

Webinar slides from Better Buildings' Small Data Center Webinar, held on January 9th, 2018.

 

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11/01/2017 Presentation: Environmental Conditions for Data Centers

Slides from the November 2017 presentation on Environmental Conditions for Data Centers from Steve Greenberg of LBNL.

PDF icon DCOI LBNL Env Conditions webinar 110117.pdf
09/28/2017 Small Data Centers, Large Energy Savings: an Introduction for Owners and Operators

Webinar features Steve Greenberg, a lead author of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory’s "Small Data Center Energy Savings Guide,"  who provides actionable guidance to save energy in small data centers (less than 5,000 squa

PDF icon Small Data Center Presentation.928.17.pdf
09/14/2017 Presentation: Federal Utility Partnership for Data Centers

Presentation slides from a September 14th, 2017 webinar. The webinar provided an overview of the Center of Expertise for Energy Efficiency in Data Centers' resources available to utilities and outline a strategy for U.S.

PDF icon Utility Partnerships Webinar Slides Sept-13-17.pdf
09/12/2017 UNDERSTANDING AND DESIGNING ENERGY-EFFICIENCY PROGRAMS FOR DATA CENTERS

The U.S.

PDF icon Understanding and Designing Energy Efficiency Programs for Data Centers.pdf
09/12/2017 Utility Energy Efficiency Program Design: Server Room Assessments and Retrofits

This paper presents a suite of programs and services to help utilities capture the market opportunity of energy savings in data centers.

PDF icon Utility Energy Efficiency Program Design.pdf

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