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CFRT meeting: Data center micro-grids and utility energy management
DCD>ENERGY SMART FOCUS DAY - Registration opens
Opening keynote: The sustainable energy system powering California’s economy
International case study: Understanding the challenges and opportunities in heat recovery from data centers
Where are we on the renewable energy journey? Inducements, practicalities and opportunities
Panel: Additionality and the Renewable Energy Certificate (REC): Are they doing their job in making America greener? Can they allow the data center industry to expand and reduce carbon emissions?
Artificial-intelligence-based energy optimization: Real-world use cases and strategies
Panel discussion: Data sustainability and the edge - Powering the digital economy with energy smart infrastructures
VIP Networking Drinks
3:40 PM - Backup power generation: What are the benefits of going gas? Cheaper, cleaner, more available?
- William Yocom, Kohler Co.
3:40 PM - Can new fuel-cell or lithium-ion batteries be augmented by renewables on a smart micro-grid. Is there a need or future for off-grid data centers?
- Mark Monroe, Microsoft
3:40 PM - Do data center operators benefit by owning their own substations, on-site/campus smart micro-grids, co-generation, demand-response? How could these align and integrate with power utilities?
3:40 PM - Examining the scientific and practical challenges of liquid cooling to support energy efficiency and heat recovery
- Dale Sartor , Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
3:40 PM - Going beyond PUE and tier classifications: How can we improve standardized efficiency on PUE and reliability?
- Jeff Omelchuck, Infrastructure Masons
3:40 PM - How can IT drive efficiency in data center operations to deliver energy savings?
- Devon Yost, Capgemini
3:40 PM - Software defined power and its role in smart data center energy management
- Jathin Ullal, Saygo