27 Oct '11, 6pm

US Army Collaborating with Utilities to Reduce Energy Costs

US Army Collaborating with Utilities to Reduce Energy Costs

Lean, mean, and green, the U.S. Army is increasingly known for its efforts to seek out renewable sources of energy , take the lead in clean energy , and design greener tanks . Now the Army has asked the RAND Corporation to find even more ways to reduce energy costs in installations by working hand-in-hand with utilities. The Army, which spent $1.2 billion on energy costs in 2010, is under legislative mandate to reduce their energy consumption 30 percent by 2015. To that end, one effort is the New Zero Energy Installations (NZEI), calling for installations to produce as much energy as they use in a year. But even the U.S. Army is limited in investment options as funding for energy efficiency or renewable energy projects can be inconsistent. So the military is committed to working with utilities to reduce energy consumption, save money, and find creative sources of funding f...

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