• Dash For Trash initiative ends, recycling remains year-round goal external link
    The second annual Dash For Trash, an installation-wide 60-day housekeeping initiative held in conjunction with April's Earth Month, came to an end June 5 and during that short period nearly 1,000 tons of recyclables were collected. (Story by Lanorris Askew)

  • Changing Military Energy One Solar Cell at a Time external link
    Sustainable energy is more than just a buzzword for the U.S. Army. After the president challenged the military to “go green,” the Department of Defense (DoD) –the largest government consumer of energy in the United States– has committed to producing three gigawatts of renewable energy by 2025... (Story by Jessica Hill)

  • Navy Entomology Center of Excellence Partner Wins Environmental Award external link
    The Army's top adviser for the strategic direction of all matters pertaining to Army installations visited on June 18 the most historic and critically important manufacturing center in the Army -- the Watervliet Arsenal. (Story by John B. Snyder)

  • Saving energy on Kadena external link
    Every year, around this time, the words "Power Nap" always seem to come up. But, why is that? Between the months of June and September Kadena is charged more for the energy it uses, especially during the peak hours, between 1 and 4 p.m., which is why Power Naps are important. (Story by Airman 1st Class Zackary A. Henry)

  • Fuel spill exercise train Airmen to protect, preserve environment external link
    Water and fuels system maintenance Airmen, along with emergency responders and bioenvironmental engineering technicians, recently took part in a large-scale fuel spill exercise. (Story by Staff Sgt. Kirsten Wicker)

DoD Energy, Environment, Safety & Occupational Health News

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Madigan earns environmental honors

Madigan earns environmental honors

Academy's water safe, says environmental report

Academy's water safe, says environmental report

Maxwell changes the way it recycles

Maxwell changes the way it recycles

World Oceans Day: Protecting our oceans

World Oceans Day: Protecting our oceans

Only rain down the drain: JBLE tips for environmental excellence

Only rain down the drain: JBLE tips for environmental excellence

Army observing National Safety Month in June

Army observing National Safety Month in June

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