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Industry News

Data Center Innovation: New Ways To Save Energy

Federal Computer Week - August 11, 2014

Navy to Stay the Course With Biofuels

National Defense - January 20, 2014

Security Plays a Key Role in Navy's Energy Grid Upgrade

Government Computer News - May 15, 2013

Google Apps For Gov Saves How Much in Energy Costs?

Government Computer News - June 18, 2012

Navy's New Disaster Response Van Runs on Solar, Wind Power

Government Computer News - January 6, 2012

Should Computers be Powered Down for the Holidays?

Government Computer News - December 5, 2011

How to Advocate Green IT in Your Office

Federal Computer Week - August 5, 2011

'Culture of Reuse' Critical to Modernizing Old Applications

Government Computer News - April 19, 2011

CIOs Get to Work on Closing Data Centers

Federal Computer Week - April 8, 2011

Government Moves Toward a Paperless World

Federal Computer Week - April 5, 2011

New Metric Can Help Gauge Benefits of Data Center Consolidation

Government Computer News - March 4, 2011

Agency IT Gets Greener With Promotional Carbon Credits

Government Computer News - April 27, 2010

Printer Security: The Invisible Problem in Plain Sight

Government Computer News - April 1, 2010

Green IT's Next Steps

Computerworld - March 29, 2010

Green IT

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Policy

DON Transformation Plan FY 2014-2016

DON Strategy Document - July 2, 2014

The Department of the Navy Transformation Plan FY 2014-2016 serves as a comprehensive set of guidelines that will ensure DON resources are responsibly and judiciously allocated to the ultimate benefit of the warfighter and mission accomplishment. It sets forth the department's transformation priorities and establishes a clear path towards business transformation and institution reform.

DON Business Transformation Plan Fiscal Year 2013 and Fiscal Year 2012 Annual Report

DON Guidance - December 28, 2012

The DON Business Transformation Plan Fiscal Year 2013 and Fiscal Year 2012 Annual Report focuses on the DON's approach to business transformation. It is focused on incremental, evolutionary improvements to operations, making targeted investments in new processes and scaling them to meet enterprise demands. This risk managed and cost sensitive approach also allows the DON to maintain its agility for utilizing new ideas ...

Energy Conservation and Correct Procedures for Turning Off Workstations, Laptops, Peripherals and Reproduction Equipment Connected to the Marine Corps Enterprise Network

MARADMIN 438/09 - July 27, 2009

This MARADMIN establishes policy and provides direction and procedures to correctly power off Marine Corps Enterprise Network (MCEN) workstations, laptops, monitors and local printers to meet energy reduction mandates.

DON Strategy for Green IT Electronic Stewardship and Energy Savings

Joint Memo - April 23, 2009

This memo announces the initial criteria for "green" IT energy efficiency and that a series of policy memoranda will be issued to outline specific plans and/or procedures as well as goals and standards to address objectives for electronic stewardship and energy savings of information technology, or green IT. Additionally, it requires Command Information Officers within 45 days of the signature date of this memo to ...

Policy for Environmental Protection, Natural Resources and Cultural Resources Programs

SECNAVINST 5090.8A - January 30, 2006

This instruction intends to re-issue policy and assign responsibilities within the Department of Navy concerning environmental protection, natural resources and cultural resources programs.

DON Information Technology Applications and Data Management

SECNAVINST 5000.36A - December 19, 2005

This instruction establishes policy for DON applications and data management and describes the responsibilities of the Functional Area Managers, Functional Data Managers and Functional Namespace Coordinators. It also establishes responsibilities for DON IT processes and tools to transform applications and data into net-centric naval capabilities consistent with DoD policy for interoperability and data sharing. ...

News

FY 2014-2016 DON Transformation Plan Calls for Bold Action

August 7, 2014

With the theme "Moving Forward," the recently released Department of the Navy Transformation Plan FY 2014-2016 provides a strategic blueprint for the DON to become more effective and better prepared to counter future challenges and protect the Department's top four priorities: people, platforms, power and partnerships. Culture change, increased use of data-driven decision-making and effective governance are cited as the ...

Printing Fact #1: Printing is Expensive

August 6, 2012

As the Department of the Navy looks for greater efficiencies in how it conducts business, it is important to remember that each of us can help the DON save significant amounts of money and operate more efficiently. One area that can be improved is our printing habit. The DON spends more than $100 million on basic printing costs each year.

Consolidating Data Centers Key to Cutting IT Spending

by Michele Buisch - January 17, 2012

To continue supporting the operational forces stationed around the world, protecting the nation and providing humanitarian assistance during these fiscally constrained times, the Department of the Navy is seeking opportunities to increase IT efficiencies while cutting business spending. A primary focus of this effort is data center consolidation, which is essential to reducing the IT budget by 25 percent during the next ...

SPAWAR Systems Center Atlantic Data Center Unveiled

by Lonnie Cowart, SPAWAR Public Affairs - October 7, 2011

CHARLESTON, S.C. –- SPAWAR Systems Center Atlantic unveiled a new data center that will play a key role in consolidating more than 100 Navy data centers to increase effectiveness and efficiency to reduce costs while still meeting the Navy's security and operational requirements.

CHIPS Magazine

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News Service - November 14, 2014

10 events you may have missed this week in the Navy

NRL Fuel from Sea Concept Receives Popular Science "Best of What's New" Award

by Daniel Parry, NRL Public Affairs - November 13, 2014

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News Service - November 7, 2014

10 events you may have missed this week in the Navy

Navy’s Energy Czar Examines NPS Education, Research Programs

by Kenneth A. Stewart - November 6, 2014

Energy Action Month: October Ends, Awareness and Action Continue

by Vice Adm. Phil Cullom, Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Fleet Readiness and Logistics (N4) - November 3, 2014

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News Service - October 31, 2014

10 events you may have missed this week in the Navy

New Website Highlights Renewable Energy Push in Hawaii

by Office of Naval Research - October 30, 2014

Energy Action Month: ONR Expands "Green" Reach in Asia-Pacific

by Office of Naval Research - October 28, 2014

Department of Energy Awards NDW Energy Program

by Shawn Miller, Naval District Washington Public Affairs - October 24, 2014

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News Service - October 24, 2014

10 events you may have missed this week in the Navy

Navy and Marine Corps Honored with Popular Mechanics' Breakthrough Award for Innovation

by John Joyce, NSWC Dahlgren Division Public Affairs - October 23, 2014

NAWCTSD uses sunshine to save energy

by NAWCTSD Public Affairs - October 22, 2014

DoD Releases 2014 Climate Change Adaptation Roadmap

by DoD News - October-December 2014

NASA Ocean Data Shows Climate Dance of Plankton

by NASA News - September 30, 2014

Five new NASA Earth science missions are launching in 2014 to expand our understanding of Earth’s changing climate and environment

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News Service - September 26, 2014

10 events you may have missed this week in the Navy

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News Service - September 19, 2014

10 events you may have missed this week in the Navy

Interactive Map: CNIC Monitoring Energy Consumption

by Ensign Egdanis Torres-Dominicci, Commander, Navy Installations Command Public Affairs - September 18, 2014

New App Showcases Sailors, Projects That Can Disrupt the Future of Energy

by Chief of Naval Operations Energy and Environmental Readiness Division Public Affairs - September 15, 2014

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News Service - September 5, 2014

10 events you may have missed this week in the Navy

Navy Energy Connects on milSuite

by Navy Energy Coordination Office - September 4, 2014

For the Sake of Energy Efficiency

by NIST Public Affairs - September 3, 2014

New "Intelligent Agents Lab" Doubles As a Building

Department of the Navy Releases Energy Survey

by The Office of the Chief of Information - August 29, 2014

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News Service - August 29, 2014

10 events you may have missed this week in the Navy

Stewards of the Sea: Gettysburg Partners With Marine Biologists

by Ensign Tommy Changaris, USS Gettysburg Public Affairs - August 25, 2014

Lincoln Sailor Uses Science and Ingenuity to Save Navy $160,000

by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Matthew Young, USS Abraham Lincoln Public Affairs - August 22, 2014

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News Service - August 22, 2014

10 events you may have missed this week in the Navy

Navy Region EURAFSWA Announces 2014 Energy Biggest Loser Winner

by Lt. j.g. Alexander Perrien, Navy Region Europe Africa Southwest Asia Public Affairs - August 8, 2014

SECNAV Announces Contract for Navy Photovoltaic Array Project

by Navy Chief of Information Office - July 29, 2014

$1.6 million in taxpayer savings expected in first year of operation

5 Things to Know About Navy 3D Printing

by Vice Adm. Phillip Cullom, Chief of Fleet Readiness and Logistics - July 16, 2014

Green Hornet Team Soars to Top, Wins SECNAV Award

by PEO(T) Public Affairs - July 14, 2014

Navy Looks to Biofuels to Sail the Great Green Fleet in 2016

by Mark Matsunaga, U.S. Pacific Fleet Public Affairs - July 8, 2014

Dam Neck Explores Future of 3D Printing for Navy

by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Taylor N. Stinson, Navy Public Affairs Support Element East DAM NECK, Va. - June 30, 2014

NAWCWD leads the way for alternative energy solutions

by NAWCWD Public Affairs - June 11, 2014

Renewable Energy Initiatives

by Capt. Pat Rios, Director CNIC Facilities and Environmental - May 22, 2014

Do you have a best energy management practice or idea?

World Metrology Day: May 20, 2014

by From NIST Tech Beat - May 20, 2014

Measurements and the Global Energy Challenge

Marines test new energy-harvesting gear

by Lance Cpl. Kathy Nunez - May 15, 2014

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News Service - April 25, 2014

10 events you may have missed this week in the Navy

Navy Celebrates Earth Day through "Global Reach, Local Action"

by Chief of Naval Operations Energy & Environmental Readiness Division Public Affairs - April 23, 2014

Ice Breaker: ONR Researchers Explore a Changing Arctic

by David Smalley - April 14, 2014

ICEX 2014: Navigating the World's Last Frontier

by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Julianne Metzger, Chief of Naval Operations Public Affairs - April 14, 2014

Arctic Roadmap: Charting the Navy’s Arctic Presence

by Heather Rutherford with Robert Freeman, N6E6C - April-June 2014

Energy Independence and the Warfighter

by Vice Adm. Phil Cullom, Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Fleet Readiness and Logistics - April-June 2014

NUWC Newport Dedicates New $24.3 Million Facility

by David Sanders, NUWC Public Affairs Office - April-June 2014

Facility to house the Navy’s program for new and emergent electromagnetic sensors

NRL's LASR Building Receives Design Award

by NRL Public Affairs - March 27, 2014

Unique UAV lab wins engineering excellence award

Navy, Community Collaborate to Create New Artificial Reef

by Jacqui Barker, NSWC PCD Office of Corporate Communications - February 11, 2014

Reef promotes marine life and diverts 143.9 tons of solid waste from landfill

U.S. Icebreaking Cutter Completes Resupply of McMurdo, Antarctica

by U.S. Coast Guard Release - February 11, 2014

For more than 50 years, Coast Guard icebreakers have deployed to Antarctica in support of Operation Deep Freeze - Feb. 11, 2014

Establishing An Ethos Of Energy Conservation

by Anne Davis - February 5, 2014

Feb. 5, 2014

Water Comes Clean in Test with Marines - July 23, 2013

by Eric Beidel, Office of Naval Research - July 23, 2013

Rear Adm. Kevin R. Slates Provides Insight into the Navy's Energy Goals

by CHIPS Magazine - July-September 2013

Director, Chief of Naval Operations Energy and Environmental Readiness Division (OPNAV N45)

The National Renewable Energy Laboratory

by Sharon Anderson - July-September 2013

35 Years of Innovation

Robert Scott Jack II

by CHIPS Magazine - April-June 2013

Deputy Director, Deputy Chief Information Officer (CIO) for Command, Control, Communications and Computers (C4) Headquarters, Marine Corps

The Department of the Navy and Defense Logistics Agency Partner to Deliver Savings

by The DON and DLA Print and Imaging Solutions Team - April-June 2013

Navy Develops Modular Rifle Racks for Marine Vehicles

by Dan Broadstreet, NSWC PCD Public Affairs - March 1, 2013

Norfolk Naval Station’s Solar Electric System Project

by Heather Rutherford - January-March 2013

Navy builds largest solar array on East Coast

ONR-Funded Microgrid Powers "World Green City"

by Eric Beidel, Office of Naval Research - January-March 2013

Concept ideal for small rural village and island communities