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The DoD Energy Consumption 2012

How Much Energy Does the U.S. Military Consume? – An Update

Posted on August 5th, 2013 by

Since the beginning of the 20th century energy has been a critical factor for armed forces worldwide. From the end of the Cold War to[...]
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Energy Initiatives Task Force Key to Army Renewable Energy

Posted on April 22nd, 2013 by

Ensuring that Army installations have the ability to perform their mission in the face of a number of threats to energy security is a top[...]
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Suntech Power Supplied Solar Panels In Air Force Base

Posted on April 15th, 2012 by

Suntech Power Supplied Solar Panels In Air Force Base Suntech Power Holdings Co., Ltd. recently supplied more than 12,000 solar panels of 3.4 megawatts (MW) for[...]
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7,000MW of Solar Energy Potential on California Military Bases

Posted on March 19th, 2012 by

A recent Department of Defense (DoD) study found huge potential for solar deployment on military bases in California. Responding to a Congressional request, the DoD spent a[...]
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Johnson Controls, U.S. Army Establish First Contract Following Obama’s Energy Efficiency Charge

Posted on February 2nd, 2012 by

Mark Wagner, Vice President of Government Relations at Johnson Controls, gives us an inside view into Johnson Controls working with the Army on the Fort[...]
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Dept. of Defense, Flex Energy Partner On Waste To Energy Projects

Posted on December 2nd, 2011 by

Brad Hancock, Director of Federal Programs for FlexEnergy, discusses the approach is company is taking to help the Department of Defense generate energy through landfills.[...]
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How Government Contracts Have Jump Started This Thin Film Solar Cell Maker

Posted on October 26th, 2011 by

Dr. Ashok Sood, President & CEO of Magnolia Solar, discusses his company’s plan to grow his thin film solar cell business by securing government contracts.
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Details About The Army’s New Energy Initiatives Office Task Force

Posted on September 3rd, 2011 by

Assistant Secretary Katherine Hammack discusses the reasoning behind the development of the Army’s new Energy Initiatives Office Task Force.
The above graph breaks down energy consumption by the U.S. Military in 2009 based on data from DoD FEMRFY2009.

How Much Energy Does the U.S. Military Consume?

Posted on January 3rd, 2011 by

Since the beginning of the 20th century energy has been a critical factor for armed forces worldwide. From the end of the Cold War to[...]