06 Mar '12, 5pm

Operation Greentech: The Military Goes All In With Energy Innovation: “I was involved in the planning for OIF-...

Operation Greentech: The Military Goes All In With Energy Innovation: “I was involved in the planning for OIF-...

In addition, a greentech company needs to appeal to the appropriate military program. For example, by working with the Army’s Communications-Electronics Research, Development and Engineering Center [CERDEC], a company was able to have its solar-powered battery charging system, the Rucksack Enhanced Portable Power System [REPPS], deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan. “We work closely with CERDEC, which had already done work in this area, in terms of flexible photovoltaic technology that soldiers could use,” said Vic Ramdass, the Director of the Army’s Logistics Innovation Agency. “[REPPS] now has a national stock number. Any soldier in any unit can order it. It is relatively inexpensive.” “It was a good success story of a small company coming up with a configuration and offer[ing] it to the Army while it was looking for this kind of solution,” said Colonel Paul Roege, Chief of ...

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rougedeluxe.blogspot.com 10 Mar '12, 8pm

I mean to write this post earlier but got sidetracked into reading the Hunger Games trilogy last weekend. After plowing th...

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green-energy-news.com 11 Mar '12, 1pm

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Supermarket in New Jersey Goes Solar: A supermarket in Linden, New Jersey, recently received energy upgrades wit...

Supermarket in New Jersey Goes Solar: A superma...

getsolar.com 06 Mar '12, 11pm

Supermarket in New Jersey Goes Solar Tuesday, March 6th 2012 6:01 PM By GetSolar Staff. A supermarket in Linden, New Jerse...

Military called in to stop Cameroon elephant slaughter - but may be too late: Cameroon's military has been calle...

Military called in to stop Cameroon elephant sl...

enn.com 05 Mar '12, 3pm

Printer Friendly Version Email to a Friend Close From: Jeremy Hance, MONGABAY.COM , More from this Affiliate Published Mar...

iRobot: Major Restructuring, Ava Goes Shopping, and the Army Gets FirstLooks

iRobot: Major Restructuring, Ava Goes Shopping,...

spectrum.ieee.org 06 Mar '12, 3pm

We're going 100% iRobot with today's post, 'cause they have a bunch of robotics news that all seemed to happen within the ...

Taiji Cove Guardians, Operation Infinite Patience Report

Taiji Cove Guardians, Operation Infinite Patien...

seashepherd.org 06 Mar '12, 8am

Operation Infinite Patience: March 5, 2012 “In Taiji…the killing never stops.” It may be the end of the dolphin drive-hunt...

Aung San Suu Kyi urges members of Myanmar's mil...

straitstimes.com 06 Mar '12, 10am

Pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi urged members of Myanmar's powerful military on Tuesday to support her opposition pa...

Report: <b>China</b> forges ahead to grab innov...

eetimes.com 05 Mar '12, 6pm

Report: China forges ahead to grab innovation ring Nicolas Mokhoff 3/5/2012 12:15 PM EST MANHASSET, NY -- China is doing e...

CPV Startup Energy Innovations Auctioning Non-C...

greentechmedia.com 07 Mar '12, 12am

Last month, sources close to Energy Innovations told GTM that the firm would be acquired by a strategic investor in the ne...

Radix Goes Mini on Nuclear Reactors: Radix believes small ten-megawatt nuclear power plants can replace diesel...

Radix Goes Mini on Nuclear Reactors: Radix beli...

greentechmedia.com 29 Feb '12, 5pm

Radix believes small ten-megawatt nuclear power plants can replace diesel fuel generators in off-grid and military applica...

In search of the energy Internet

greenbiz.com 05 Mar '12, 4pm

"The Enernet." When I heard that term last week, at the U.S. Energy Department’s Energy Innovation Summit , I harkened bac...

BLACKFIVE: My Story: I'm A Military Working Dog

blackfive.net 15 Mar '12, 5pm

Deebow is a Staff Sergeant and a Military Police Squad Leader in the Army National Guard. In a previous life, he served in...

In search of the “energy Internet”

greenbiz.com 05 Mar '12, 12pm

"The Enernet." When I heard that term last week, at the U.S. Energy Department’s Energy Innovation Summit , I harkened bac...

US Department of Defense releases roadmap to tr...

greencarcongress.com 10 Mar '12, 12pm

Improve Energy Performance and Efficiency in Operations and Training. The Combatant Commands will report to the Defense Op...

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