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News Archives - 2011

February

Western and FEMP Offer Assistance with Renewable Energy Certificates
DOE, Department of Interior Announce Offshore Wind Initiatives
FEMP Program Manager Offers Insights
Defense Logistics Agency Offers Renewable Energy Certificate Solicitation

March

Department of Energy Issues Power Purchase Agreement Request for Information
EPA Updates Emissions and Generation Integrated Resource Database (eGRID)
Driving "Back to the Future": Flex-Fuel Vehicle Awareness
BLM Lists 2011 Priority Renewable Energy Projects
U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii Unveils First-Ever Smart-Charging Micro-Grid

April

Federal Agencies Release Performance Benchmarks for Energy and Sustainability Goals
CEQ Announces 2011 GreenGov Presidential Awards
DOE Announces a $213 Million Energy Savings Performance Contract with FDA's White Oak Campus

May

DOE Announces Guide for 50 % More Energy Efficient Office Buildings

June

Obama Administration Launches First Federal Electric Vehicle Pilot
DOE Announces Energy-Saving Project at U.S. Forest Service Sites Leveraging Nearly $2.5 Million in Private Investment

July

Departments of Energy, Defense Partner to Install Fuel Cell Backup Power Units at Eight Military Installations
New Energy Star Initiative Recognizes the Most Energy-Efficient Products
DOE, Defense Department to Install Fuel Cells on Eight Military Bases

August

Army to Establish Task Force for Large-Scale Renewable Energy Projects

September

GovEnergy 2011 Offers Federal Energy Professionals Strategies for Reducing Energy Use

October

DOE, NASA Partner to Construct 'Greenest' Federal Building
Department of Energy Recognizes Winners of 2011 Federal Energy and Water Management Awards
DOE Opens Building Job Task Analyses for Public Comment
GreenGov 2011 Announces Day One Keynote and Plenary Speakers
DOE Consortium Publishes Roadway Lighting Specification, Hosts Webcast

December

Presidential Memorandum: Implementation of Energy Savings Projects and Performance-Based Contracting for Energy Savings
We Can't Wait: President Obama Announces Nearly $4 Billion Investment in Energy Upgrades to Public and Private Buildings
DOE Releases New Version of Energy Modeling Software
Fueling the Navy's Great Green Fleet with Advanced Biofuels