Pentagon Rolls Out First-Ever Operational Energy Strategy

By Tony Bertuca / June 14, 2011 at 8:56 PM
The Defense Department released its first-ever operational energy strategy today, promising the creation of new policies that will turn the Pentagon, the government's largest gas guzzler, into a more efficient energy consumer. While a more detailed implementation strategy will not be released for 90 days, Sharon Burke, the assistant secretary of defense for operational energy plans and programs, said modifications to the Logistics Civil Augmentation Program contract -- scheduled to go into effect tomorrow -- would be among the first...

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