02 Sep '13, 2am

Trending:: U.S Army Announces $7 Billon in Solar Projects

Trending:: U.S Army Announces $7 Billon in Solar Projects

As the U.S. Army continues to modernize, it’s showing a lot of interest in something black, shiny, metallic and non-lethal—solar. In fact each of the United State’s armed forces branches, the Navy, Air Force and Army have committed to installing 1 gigawatt of renewable energy by 2025 and pledge to supply 25 percent of their energy from renewables. With the announcement on Aug. 27, the Army is soldiering ahead with its plans to lead the way. The announcement comes about a year after the Army issued a MATOC (multi-award task order contract), a request for proposals (RFP) from multiple vendors to meet its needs. It chose 22 companies out of 114 that applied to serve as a pool of qualified solar installers and project developers that the Army can choose from to respond to task orders to develop solar projects. “The government is awarding this contract for use in competing and ...

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