Holistic Approach to Data Center Energy Efficiency

Research output: NRELPresentation


This presentation discusses NREL's Energy System Integrations Facility and NREL's holistic design approach to sustainable data centers that led to the world's most energy-efficient data center. It describes Peregrine, a warm water liquid cooled supercomputer, waste heat reuse in the data center, demonstrated PUE and ERE, and lessons learned during four years of operation.
Original languageAmerican English
Number of pages12
StatePublished - 2017

Publication series

NamePresented at Energy Exchange 2017, 15-17 August 2017, Tampa, Florida

NREL Publication Number

  • NREL/PR-2C00-70040


  • data center
  • energy efficiency
  • liquid cooling
  • PUE
  • sustainable
  • waste heat re-use


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