Tag: sustainability

Sustainable energy projects, e.g., Schofield Barracks, help Army garner award

Sustainable energy projects, e.g., Schofield Barracks, help Army garner award

| December 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

A solar power plant with energy-storage capability that went online this year at Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, and a biofuel power plant at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, were among projects that helped the Army gain recognition in 2018 with an award from the Federal Energy Management Program.

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Clean water boosts capabilities for peacekeeping mission

Clean water boosts capabilities for peacekeeping mission

| March 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

For many developing nations, clean water is a luxury, not the standard.

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Army announces annual environmental award winners

Army announces annual environmental award winners

| March 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Army recently announced the winners of the Fiscal Year 2016 Secretary of the Army Environmental Awards. Five installations and three teams will receive the highest honor in the field of environmental science and sustainability conferred by the Army.

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Civic Action Team Palau strengthens international bond

Civic Action Team Palau strengthens international bond

| March 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Twelve Soldiers from the Civic Action Team (CAT) Palau, 84th Engineer Battalion, 130th Eng. Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, redeployed in February after a six-month, joint-rotational mission demonstrating the U.S. continued support and partnership with the Republic of Palau.

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Army Reserve proves its commitment to conserve energy

Army Reserve proves its commitment to conserve energy

| February 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Energy touches nearly every aspect of the U.S. Army Reserve’s mission – from the electricity that powers our Army Reserve Centers to the fuel that powers our vehicles.

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Army, HECO break ground for new biodiesel power plant

Army, HECO break ground for new biodiesel power plant

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

With many hands digging in to make it a reality, senior Army leaders, government officials and Hawaiian Electric Company executives broke ground on the Schofield Generating Station project, Aug. 22.

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Army Reserve honored for energy efficiency projects

Army Reserve honored for energy efficiency projects

| August 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Army Reserve’s 9th Mission Support Command and 99th Regional Support Command have garnered accolades from the Department of Energy 2016 Interior Lighting Campaign awards.

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Sustainment mission command in a globally distributed environment

Sustainment mission command in a globally distributed environment

| July 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

In the vast, noncontiguous Pacific theater, the 8th Theater Sustainment Command is responsible for building and sustaining land component and joint force readiness despite the “tyranny of distance.”

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New nonprofit recycling program readies for new football season

New nonprofit recycling program readies for new football season

| May 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Starting this fall, Aloha Stadium will be launching a new recycling program that will give nonprofit organizations the opportunity to raise funds.

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SB, IPC Earth Day celebrates wonders of the planet

SB, IPC Earth Day celebrates wonders of the planet

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Crowds discovered the beauty in nature during the 8th Annual Earth Day Festival at the Kalakaua Community Center, here, April 20

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