Department of Defense Facilities: Energy Conservation Policies and Spending
DIANE Publishing, 2011 - 24 pages
In the early 1970s, Congress began mandating reductions in energy consumed by fed. agencies; primarily by improving building efficiency, and reducing fossil fuel use. Early legislation mandated a 10% reduction in fed. building energy and a recent Exec. Order mandates a 30% further reduction by 2015. This report reviews energy conservation legislation and Exec. Orders that apply to the DoD. Contents: Background; Energy Efficiency Legislation; Defense Energy Policies; Defense Energy Consumption and Spending; Renewable Electric Energy Purchases; Defense Energy Efficiency Improvements; Policy Considerations and Options for Congress. Charts and tables. This is a print on demand publication.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Amends the Energy amounts appropriated pursuant appropriations in section authorization of appropriations Authorizes the Secretary Bob Stump building energy efficiency carry out energy Congress Conservation Investment Program Defense Authorization Act Defense Energy Conservation Defense Installations Defense may carry Department of Defense Department of Energy Deputy Under Secretary DOD Facility Energy DOD’s ECIP Energy Conservation Investment Energy Conservation Policy energy conservation projects energy efficiency improvements Energy Management Program Energy Management Report Energy Policy Act Energy Savings Performance Energy Star EPACT ESPCs Executive Order 13423 federal agencies Federal buildings energy Green Building greenhouse gas Greening the Government http://www.acq.osd.mil/ie/energy/index.shtml hybrid vehicles implement Installations and Environment Installations Energy Management mandated military construction million National Defense Authorization natural gas plug-in hybrid projects under section reductions in energy renewable electricity renewable energy renewable energy sources Savings Performance Contracts Secretary of Defense Secretary of Energy Secretary to carry Table UESCs United States Code vehicle fuel cell