Tag Archives: Energy Efficiency

Navy Develops Energy Efficiency Tool for Ground Forces; Richard Stroman Quoted

U.S. Navy

Naval Research Laboratory has created a software application designed to inform the U.S. Army and U.S. Marine Corps on how to efficiently use energy resources. The IPOWER application, accessible via a web browser, simulates how the service branches store, gather and move energy resources. IPOWER determines how energy moves in a unit based on climate data, mission timelines and equipment models.

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House Democrats Want GAO to Investigate Federal Energy Conservation Practices, Challenges

Energy Conservation

Four House Democratic have asked the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to determine forces that prevent federal agencies from implementing building energy and water efficiency measures that support U.S. greenhouse gas emission reduction goals. The letter was signed by Reps. Kathy Castor, D-Fla.; Frank Pallone, D-N.J.; Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y.; and Bobby Bush, D-Ill.

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ICF Wins SMECO Contract Extension to Support Energy Efficiency

ICF

Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative (SMECO) has awarded ICF a three-year, $30 million contract extension to implement residential and commercial energy efficiency portfolios. "We are excited to work together to evolve these programs to better support the co-op's changing relationship with its customer-members and help meet Maryland's new energy targets,” said Kyle Wiggins, ICF SVP and commercial energy lead. 

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NEA Awards KBR Heating Systems Energy Efficiency Study to Provide Consultancy Services; Jay Ibrahim Quoted

KBR has secured the Heating Systems Energy Efficiency Study by the National Environment Agency (NEA) to provide consultancy services to study the energy performance of heating systems in energy intensive industrial facilities in Singapore, the company reported on Monday.

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Lucian Niemeyer: Navy Partners With DOE to Improve Energy Resiliency

Lucian Niemeyer, acting assistant secretary of the Navy for energy, installations and environment, said an Energy Savings Performance Contract signed by the Department of Energy with the Navy seeks to help the service improve resiliency when it comes to energy sources, Federal News Network reported Tuesday.

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