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McGinn: Renewable energy supports Navy's operational efficiency

Dennis McGinn, assistant secretary of the Navy for energy, installations and environment, says the pursuit of renewable energy is not just about the Navy "going green." It supports the mission.

Tags: Dennis McGinn , Navy , DoD , Green government , energy efficiency , renewable energy , Michael OConnell , Pentagon Solutions

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 02:11pm EDT
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Navy plans action this year on two large pathways to alternative fuel

Navy says the Defense Production Act and a new partnership with USDA will help it generate several hundred million gallons per year of U.S.-based biofuel. The solicitations it plans to issue over the next year are a key stepping stone to the Navy's goal of getting half its energy from alternative sources by 2020.

Tags: DoD , Navy , Defense Production Act , Thomas Hicks , Chris Tindal , Green government , Jared Serbu

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 04:36am EDT
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Defense puts green in its blueprints

Contractors building facilities for the Navy and Marine Corps have to offer up some green elements in their blueprints. WFED's Jared Serbu reports.

Tags: Federal Drive , DoD Report , Green building , Navy , Marine Corps , Jared Serbu , LEED , Ray Mabus , Suzanne Kubota , BRAC

Monday - 05/23/2011, 09:40am EDT
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Woolsey: National security tied to alternative energy

Former CIA Director James Woolsey advocates use of alternative fuels. He explains some of the ways to do this in his interview with In Depth host Francis Rose.

Tags: James Woolsey , CIA , In Depth , Francis Rose , environment , oil dependence , national security , DoD , Navy , alternative energy

Monday - 01/17/2011, 06:49pm EST
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Navy on course to meeting energy conservation on ships

The service has reached an important first milestone in its effort to achieve a key energy conservation goal with last week's test of the first experimental ship to operate using algae-based bio-diesel fuel.

Tags: technology , DoD , Navy , Coast Guard , Air Force , Ray Mabus , Phillip Collum , biodiesel , Max Cacas

Thursday - 10/28/2010, 06:57am EDT
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