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How Google Saved 1 Billion Dollars in Data Center Cooling Costs

Posted by Tina Behnke

Every data center manager is concerned with data center cooling costs.  Especially since in an average data center, 30 - 40% of the electricity is consumed by the cooling system!

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Topics: Server Room Cooling, Spot Cooling, Data Center Cooling

Personal Spot Coolers VS. Commercial Spot Coolers - Which are Better?

Posted by Tina Behnke

A spot cooler is a spot cooler, right?  So not true!

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Topics: Portable Air Conditioners, Spot Cooling, Spot Coolers

History of Air Conditioning and Spot Cooling [Infographic]

Posted by Tina Behnke

Have to admit, I'm a history geek.  Actually, I'm a story lover.  I find the "story" of just about anything -- countries, cultures, and yes, even air conditioning and spot cooling to be facinating. No matter how familiar I am with a subject, I always learn something new!

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Topics: Portable Air Conditioners, HVAC Industry, Air Conditioning, Spot Cooling

4 Infographics Show How Spot Coolers Spark Interest on Pinterest - You Can, Too!

Posted by Tina Behnke

Shocked that spot coolers spark an interest in Pinterest?  We didn't know what to think when we started creating boards a couple of weeks ago.  I have to admit, it is addicting and pinteresting!

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Topics: Spot Cooling, Spot Coolers, Portable Spot Cooler

Answers to Your Top 7 Questions About Spot Cooler Condensate

Posted by Tina Behnke

We get LOTS of questions about spot cooler condensate.  As defined by Merriam-Webster online dictionary -- Condensate:

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Topics: Spot Cooling, Spot Coolers, Rent Portable Spot Coolers

4 Ways Portable Spot Cooler Rentals Keep Retailers in Business

Posted by Tina Behnke

This is NOT a sign you want to post on the door of your store, restaurant or business.  EVER!

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Topics: Spot Cooler Rental, Spot Cooling, Portable Spot Cooler

Spot Cooler's Parent -- Modern Air Conditioning, Celebrates 110th Birthday

Posted by Tina Behnke

In the middle of yet ANOTHER heat wave, I pause today to celebrate the 110th birthday of modern day air conditioning!  What would you do without air conditioning?  It's a good thing we don't have to think much about it thanks to Dr. Willis Carrier.

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Topics: Air Conditioning, Spot Cooling, Spot Coolers

How Do Spot Coolers Work?

Posted by Tina Behnke

Spot coolers work similar to air conditioners.  An air conditioner can’t just create cooling from nothing; it can only relocate heat.  There's no magic to air conditioning yet!

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Topics: Spot Cooler Rental, Spot Cooling, Spot Coolers, Rent Portable Spot Coolers

5 Reasons Spot Cooler Coils Freeze Up and What to do About it

Posted by Tina Behnke

Hmmm.... you want to supplement your server room cooling with your portable spot cooler to keep the temperature down but didn't plan on making ice cubes!  We get the occassional call from a frantic customer when they see a huge block of ice on the evaporator coil of the portable air conditioner! 

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Topics: Spot Cooler Rental, Spot Cooling, Spot Coolers, Portable Spot Cooler

Spot Coolers Are Not Always the Best Cooling Solution

Posted by Tina Behnke

We'll be the first to admit that although we love spot coolers, these small, portable air conditioners are not the best solution for every cooling problem.  I repeat -- spot coolers will not solve every cooling problem!

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Topics: Spot Cooler Rental, Spot Cooling, Spot Coolers, Rent Portable Spot Coolers