Steve Greenberg is a Senior Energy Management Engineer in the High Tech and Industrial Systems Group. He has researched and applied energy-efficient building and industrial systems, for a variety of clients on three continents over the past 27 years. He is currently working with the Lab’s Applications Team, performing research on building energy efficiency, as well as working with the Lab’s Facilities Division on several new building projects. He has been involved in design, design review, commissioning, and retrofit. Steve Greenberg holds a BSin Mechanical Engineering and a master's degree in Energy and Resources, both from the University of California at Berkeley, and is a registered Mechanical Engineer in California. He is also a LEED Accredited Professional by the U.S. Green Building Council and a Certified Energy Manager.
Green Datacenter Team: Mark Dedlow, Ed Ritenour, Greg Bell, Bill Tschudi, Dale Sartor, Steve Greenberg, Henry Coles, and Geoffrey Bell
Green Data Center Team
Journal and Editorial Board Memberships
Home Energy, Technical Editor
"The Installation of Direct Water-Cooling Systems to Reduce Cooling Energy Requirements for High-Performance Computing Centers." ACEEE 2020 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. 2020. .
"Data Center Energy Efficiency Standards in India: Preliminary Findings from Global Practices." e-Energy Conference. Bangalore, 2015. LBNL-182398. .
"Energy Efficiency in Small Server Rooms: FIeld Surveys and Findings." 2014 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. Pacific Grove, California, 2014. LBNL-6952E. .
Direct Liquid Cooling for Electronic Equipment. 2014. LBNL-6641E. .
Demonstration of Data Center Energy Use Prediction Software. 2013. LBNL-6608E. .
Demonstration of Intelligent Control and Fan Improvements in Computer Room Air Handlers. Berkeley, CA: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 2012. LBNL-6007E. .
Fact Sheet: Improving Energy Efficiency for Server Rooms and Closets. 2012. LBNL-5935E. .
""Hot" for Warm Water Cooling." SC11. Seattle, WA, 2011. LBNL-5128E. .
"Toward the Holy Grail of Perfect Information: Lessons Learned Implementing an Energy Information System in a Commercial Building." 2010 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. Washington D.C.: ACEEE, 2010. LBNL-3973E. .
"Defining a standard metric for electricity savings." Environmental Research Letters 5.1 (2010). LBNL-2213E. .
Hospital Energy Benchmarking Guidance. . Berkeley: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 2009. LBNL-2738E. .
"How Does Your Data Center Measure Up? Energy Efficiency Metrics and Benchmarks for Data Center Infrastructure Systems." HPAC Journal (2009). LBNL-1960E. .
Self-benchmarking Guide for Data Centers: Metrics, Benchmarks, Actions. 2009. LBNL-3393E. .
Self-benchmarking Guide for Laboratory Buildings: Metrics, Benchmarks, Actions. 2009. LBNL-3391E. .
"Metrics and Benchmarks for Energy Efficiency in Laboratories." ASHRAE Journal (2008) 40-47. LBNL-357E. .
Green the Capitol Initiative, Final Report. Washington DC: Chief Administrative Officer of the U.S. House of Representatives, 2007. LBNL-2605. .
Data Center Energy Benchmarking: Part 1-5. 2007. LBNL-62716. .
Minimizing Reheat Energy Use in Laboratories. 2005. LBNL-60605. .
Right-Sizing Laboratory Equipment Loads. 2005. LBNL-60604. .
Recommended Ventilation Strategies for Energy-Efficient Production Homes. Berkeley, CA: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 1998. LBNL-40378. .
"Recommended Ventilation Strategies for New Energy-Efficient Production Homes." 1998 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. Asilomar, CA: American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy, Washington DC, 1998. LBNL-42680. .