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GSA wins sustainable building awards

Agency says these awards are recognition of its commitment to greening the government. GSA also using Recovery Act funding to install solar panels at federal facilities nationwide.

Tags: management , Stephen Leeds , J. David Hood , GSA , State , Building Owners and Managers Association , Green government , energy efficiency , sustainability , Recovery Act , Rachel Stevens

Thursday - 07/01/2010, 06:52pm EDT

GSA reorganizes to better green the government

Agency moves Federal High-Performance Green Buildings office to Office of Governmentwide Policy. GSA also creates the first Chief Greening Officer in the Public Buildings Service.

Tags: management , Kevin Kampschroer , Martha Johnson , Michael Robertson , Scott Conner , GSA , energy efficiency , Green government

Monday - 02/22/2010, 04:08pm EST

Navy takes lifecycle view of energy costs in acquisitions

The Navy is spending hundreds of millions of dollars to find alternatives to fossil fuels. A parallel effort aims to engrain energy efficiency into the way the service buys the ships and planes it will own for the next few decades.

Tags: DoD , Energy , Navy , alternative energy , acquisition , acquisition policy , jim thomsen , jo decker , terry blake , Ray Mabus , Green government , Jared Serbu , DoD Report

Monday - 10/17/2011, 05:45am EDT
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Agencies told to take closer look at green buying

OFPP issued a new memo encouraging departments to consider if the product or service they are buying meets sustainable standards. The memo is another in a series of directives to green the government.

Tags: acquisition , Dan Gordon , OFPP , Green government , acquisition policy , GSA , Jason Miller

Thursday - 10/13/2011, 03:36pm EDT

DoD alternative energy investments to exceed $10B by 2030

DoD is one of the largest energy consumers in the world but is a leader in developing and using alternative fuel sources.

Tags: DoD Report , In Depth , Green government , alternative energy , CNET

Friday - 09/23/2011, 06:45pm EDT

Energy's Solar Decathlon features green homes

This might not be the best weekend for it weather-wise, but the Energy Department's solar decathlon is running on the Mall this weekend.

Tags: richard king , Energy , solar decathlon , energy efficiency , In Depth , Green government

Friday - 09/23/2011, 06:02pm EDT
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DoE to give DoD a leg up in using alternative energy

The Defense and Energy departments are starting two new joint research and demonstration projects intended to help DoD become less reliant on petroleum.

Tags: DoD , Dept. of Energy , William Lynn , Steven Chu , contracting , Green government , alternative energy , Jared Serbu

Wednesday - 07/20/2011, 07:37am EDT
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PBS explores new ways to utilize work space

Lance Davis, program manager of the Design Excellence Architecture program in the Public Buildings Service at the General Services Administration, tells Federal News Radio about new ways GSA is looking at office space.

Tags: Green government , workforce , office space , Lance Davis , PBS , GSA , Federal Drive , AFCEA IT Day

Wednesday - 05/04/2011, 01:14pm EDT
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Analysis: "Greening of Government" survey

American University Director of Sustainability Chris O'Brien analyzes the Federal News Radio "Greening the Government" survey.

Tags: Chris O'Brien , American University , Greening of Government: buildings , Green government , Francis Rose , In Depth

Wednesday - 10/06/2010, 05:43pm EDT
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