- Building Technologies Department
- Building & Industrial Applications Department
- Whole Building Systems Department
High Tech and Industrial Systems
Some of the largest energy users in today’s economy are high-tech buildings and industrial systems. The energy efficiency of both can be improved through the application of energy management and advanced technologies.
- High-Tech Buildings
- Industrial Energy
- Energy Management, Policies and Standards, including ISO 50001
- Industry and the Grid
- Technology and Sector Assessments
- Analysis, Measurement and Verification
Rao, Prakash, Arian Aghajanzadeh, Paul Sheaffer, William R. Morrow, III, Sabine Brueske, Caroline Dollinger, Kevin Price, Prateeti Sarker, Nicholas Ward, and Joe Cresko. Volume 1: Survey of Available Information in Support of the Energy-Water Bandwidth Study of Desalination Systems. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 2016.
Aghajanzadeh, Arian, Peter L. Therkelsen, Prakash Rao, and Aimee T. McKane. Global Impact Estimation of ISO 50001 Energy Management System for Industrial and Service Sectors. Berkeley: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 2016.
Therkelsen, Peter L., Prakash Rao, Arian Aghajanzadeh, and Aimee T. McKane. The ISO 50001 Impact Estimator Tool (IET 50001 V1.1.4) - User Guide and Introduction to the ISO 50001 Impacts Methodology. Berkeley: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 2016.
Therkelsen, Peter L., Robert K. Cheng, and Darren Sholes. Research and Development of Natural Draft Ultra-Low Emissions Burners for Gas Appliances. Berkeley: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 2016.
Therkelsen, Peter L., Prakash Rao, Aimee T. McKane, Ridah Sabouni, Yannick Tamm, and Paul Scheihing. "Development of an Enhanced Payback Function for the Superior Energy Performance Program." In 2015 American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Industry. Buffalo, NY, 2015.
Siciliano, Graziella, Aimee T. McKane, and Pamela de los Reyes. "Promoting Strong ISO 50001 Outcomes with Supportive National Infrastructure." In 2015 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Industry. Buffalo, NY, 2015.
McKane, Aimee T., Miriam L. Goldberg, and Julia Vetromile. "International Approaches to Measurement and Verification of Continual Improvement in Industrial Facilities." In ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Industry. Niagara Falls, NY, 2013.
Therkelsen, Peter L., Aimee T. McKane, Ridah Sabouni, and Tracy Evans. "Assessing the Costs and Benefits of the Superior Energy Performance Program." In American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Industry., 2013.
Therkelsen, Peter L., and Aimee T. McKane. "Implementation and Rejection of Industrial Steam System Energy Efficiency Measures." Energy Policy 57 (2013): 318-328.
Mahdavi, Roozbeh, and William F. Tschudi. Wireless Sensor Network for Improving the Energy Efficiency of Data Centers. Berkeley: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 2012.
Coles, Henry C., Steve E. Greenberg, and Corrine Vita. Demonstration of Intelligent Control and Fan Improvements in Computer Room Air Handlers. Berkeley, CA: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 2012.
Sartor, Dale A., and Mark Wilson. "Money for Research, Not for Energy Bills: Finding Energy and Cost Savings in High Performance Computer Facility Designs." Computing in Science and Engineering 12 (2010): 19-Nov.
Mathew, Paul A., William F. Tschudi, Dale A. Sartor, and James Beasley. "Cleanroom Energy Efficiency: Metrics and Benchmarking." ASHRAE Journal 52 (2010).
Singer, Brett C., and William F. Tschudi. High Performance Healthcare Buildings: A Roadmap to Improved Energy Efficiency. Vol. 515. Berkeley: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 2009.
Shehabi, Arman, Srirupa Ganguly, Lara A. Gundel, Arpad Horvath, Thomas W. Kirchstetter, Melissa M. Lunden, William F. Tschudi, Ashok J. Gadgil, and William W. Nazaroff. "Can combining economizers with improved filtration save energy and protect equipment in data centers?" Building and Environment (2009).
Mathew, Paul A., Steve E. Greenberg, Dale A. Sartor, and Peter Rumsey. "Metrics and Benchmarks for Energy Efficiency in Laboratories." ASHRAE Journal (2008): 40-47.
Xu, Tengfang T., Jan Eudy, and Chuck Berndt. "New Challenges in Contamination Control: The Leadership Role of IEST in Shaping Future Research and Practices." CleanRooms Magazine (2007): 18-20.
Xu, Tengfang T.. "An Innovative Method for Dynamic Characterization of Fan Filter Unit Operation." Journal of the IEST 50 (2006).
Xu, Tengfang T.. "Development of a Fan-Filter Unit Test Standard, Laboratory Validations, and its Applications across Industries." CleanRooms Magazine (2006).
Tschudi, William F., and Stephen Fok. "Best Practices for Energy Efficient Data Centers Identified Through Case Studies and Demonstration Projects." In 2007 ASHRAE Winter Meeting. Dallas, TX, 2006.
Xu, Tengfang T.. "Investigating the Performance of a Minienvironment System." In ESTECH 2005 Conference. Schaumberg, IL, 2005.
Tschudi, William F., David Faulkner, and Allen Hebert. "Energy Efficiency Strategies for Cleanrooms without Compromising Environmental Conditions." In ASHRAE Symposium. Vol. 3. Denver, CO, 2005.
Jeng, Ming-Shan, Tengfang T. Xu, and Chao-Ho Lan. "Towards Green Systems for Cleanrooms: Energy-Efficient Fan Filter Units." In SEMI Technology Symposium: Innovations in Semiconductor Manufacturing, 73-77. San Francisco, CA, 2004.
Xu, Tengfang T.. "Introducing a Standard Testing Method for Fan-Filter Units." Advancing Application in Contamination Control 7 (2004): 23-25.
Xu, Tengfang T., and Ming-Shan Jeng. "Laboratory Evaluation of Fan-Filter Units Aerodynamic and Energy Performance." Journal of the Illuminating Engineering Society 47, no. 1 (2004): 5.
Xu, Tengfang T.. "Considerations for Efficient Airflow Design in Cleanrooms." Journal of the IEST 1 (2004): 24-28.
Xu, Tengfang T.. "Performance Evaluation of Cleanroom Environmental Systems." Journal of the Illuminating Engineering Society 46 (2003): 66-73.
Xu, Tengfang T.. "Efficient Airflow Design for Cleanrooms Improves Business Bottom Lines." In ESTECH 2003, 108-116. Phoenix, AZ, 2003.
Xu, Tengfang T.. "Airflow Design for Cleanrooms and Its Economic Implications." In 5th China International Academic Forum and Products Exposition on Contamination Control Technology, Construction Sub-Council of China Council for the Promotion of International Trade and Chinese Contamination Control Society. Beijing, China, 2002.
Xu, Tengfang T., and William F. Tschudi. "Energy Performance of Cleanroom Environmental Systems." In Institute of Environmental Science and Technology (IEST) 48th Annual Technical Meeting. Anaheim, CA, 2001.
Tschudi, William F., Kathleen Benschine, Stephen Fok, and Peter Rumsey. "Cleanroom Energy Benchmarking in High-Tech and Biotech Industries." In 2001 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Industry. Tarrytown, NY, 2001.
Sartor, Dale A., Mary Ann Piette, William F. Tschudi, and Stephen Fok. "Strategies for Energy Benchmarking in Cleanrooms and Laboratory-Type Facilities." In 2000 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. Pacific Grove, CA, 2000.
Sartor, Dale A., and Maric Munn. "Lessons Learned in Implementing a Demand Side Management Contract at the Presidio of San Francisco." In 1998 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. Pacific Grove, CA, 1998.