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In an ongoing effort to save taxpayer dollars, the post’s Directorate of Public Works reached out to Army Reserve aviation for help. Garrison energy officials figured the best way to look for wasted energy was to go up – literally. …
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Kandahar University, located in western Kandahar City, received 36 pallets of solar panels from a private U.S. company Jan. 8, marking an important day for energy independence in the Kandahar region. The panels, worth nearly $1 million, were donated by …
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As the military continues to move away from dependence on fossil fuels, the Defense Department plans to spend $20 million on a fleet of electric vehicles unique in their ability to export their own power and offset their cost. Camron …
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U.S. Naval Base Guam held a new energy-efficient mini-mart groundbreaking ceremony.  In light of the Secretary of the Navy‘s energy goals, re-certification is the Navy‘s way of ensuring that its facilities maximize opportunities for energy savings. “This is a brand …
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When it comes to devouring waste, the Natick Soldier Systems Center has found a hungry helper in the BigBelly Solar Intelligent Waste and Recycling Collection System. Natick purchased 12 BigBelly units in August and distributed them around the 78-acre installation …
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The year was 2008 and the on-going war in Iraq was a dangerous landscape for soldiers on the ground.  Especially for convoys traveling to and from base camps. Roadside bombs and enemy ambushes were frequent occurrences for U.S. Armed Forces …
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Waste not. It is a common adage that many people have heard throughout life, but Fort Rucker is taking the saying to heart as it implements its first Net Zero energy facility, slated for completion by the end of December. …
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Assistant Secretary of the Army for Installations, Energy & Environment, Katherine Hammack, recently visited military installations in Europe. “The Army in Europe has really made an investment in energy efficiency and renewable energy,” says the Honorable Katherine Hammack.  So how …
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