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Best Practices Guide for Energy-Efficient Data Center Design

Last Updated: 01-17-2020

Use this guide to learn best practices for energy-efficient data center design. The guide covers the Information Technology (IT) systems and their environmental conditions, data center air management, cooling and electrical systems, on-site generation, and heat recovery. This guide was created by the U.S. Department of Energy in March 2011.

Topic: Commercial building design, Energy management guidance
Market Sector: Data centers