App Showcases Navy’s Energy Efficiency Efforts

The US Navy wants to show off its energy efficiency efforts--and solicit ideas for new ways to save energy. It's doing all that with a new app. Rear Admiral Kevin Slates, director of energy and environmental readiness, Chief of Naval Operations Staff, describes the app and the efficiency efforts. … [Read more...]

U.S. Navy Seeks Bids to Integrate Solar into California Microgrid

The U.S. Navy is seeking a contractor to integrate solar panels into an existing microgrid at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California. Bids are due September 29. The microgrid is currently powered by wind turbines; the solar panels must be integrated with the wind system by the contractor. The Navy is using the microgrid to … [Read more...]