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Data Center Temperature Management

Posted in ashrae, energy-efficiency, raging-wire, regulation, temperature-control on September 30th, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

Energy efficiency strategies at Raging Wire include shifting the temperature setpoint to ASHRAE maxmium. …

… “Kennedy explained that RagingWire seeks to maintain the ASHRAE-recommended temperature for the datacenter, the highest temperature possible that still ensures systems won’t overheat. ” …

Via InfoWorld: Carbon regs will drive datacenter change

Energy Savings Achievement Recognized with Rebate

Posted in air-economizers, carbon-footprint, chiller, cooling-system, design, economizer, electricity-consumption, energy-efficiency, energy-savings, green-data-center, raging-wire on March 30th, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

Efficient data center is recognized with rebate
Sacramento Municipal Utility District recognizes RagingWire’s efficiency efforts with a incentive rebate of $150,000. …

… “Some of the efforts include installing waterside economizers, oversized cooling towers, variable speed pumps, and highly efficient chillers. The result of this past year’s efforts alone have created additional energy savings of over 2,000,000 kWh of electricity per year, which equates to reducing 1.6 million pounds of CO2 emissions, or the equivalent of driving a small family car around the Earth over 100 times. These savings are incremental to RagingWire’s already environmentally friendly design. ” …

Via RagingWire: Energy Efficiency Rebate from SMUD