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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

Navy Tests 100-percent Advanced Biofuel

by Andrea Watters, Editor, Naval Aviation News - September 19, 2016

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News Service - September 16, 2016

News you may have missed in America’s Navy this week

Carderock Supports Energy Innovation with Wave Energy Prize Tests

by Dustin Q. Diaz, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division Public Affairs - August 30, 2016

Greener Each Day, Ike Lights the Way

by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Cole Keller - August 22, 2016

Down to the Wire: ONR Researchers and New Bacteria

by Warren Duffie Jr., Office of Naval Research - August 17, 2016

USS Stethem visits Sydney to Promote Green Energy Initiatives

by Lt. j.g. Kyle Wagner, USS Stethem (DDG 63) Public Affairs - August 16, 2016

Living Structural Materials Could Open New Horizons for Engineers and Architects

by DARPA News - August 9, 2016

DARPA seeks to develop design tools and methods for creating programmable, self-healing, living building materials

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News Service - August 5, 2016

News you may have missed in America’s Navy this week

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by CHIPS Magazine - July-September 2016

The Great Green Fleet Explained

by John C. Stennis Strike Group Public Affairs - June 28, 2016

Secretary of the Navy Visits USS Mason for Biofuel RAS

by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Janweb B. Lagazo, USS Mason (DDG 87) Public Affairs - June 17, 2016

NSA Annapolis Showcases Energy Initiatives

by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Pedro A. Rodriguez, Naval District Washington Public Affairs - June 14, 2016

USS Nimitz Athena Team

by DON Innovation - May 6, 2016

Fast-tracking innovative ideas into results

Leaner system goes distance to push water to Marines

by Mathuel Browne, MCSC Office of Public Affairs and Communications - May 4, 2016

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News Service - April 22, 2016

News you may have missed in America’s Navy this week

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News Service - March 11, 2016

News you may have missed in America’s Navy this week

Navy-Marine Corps-Army Engineers Win Top Awards for Energy Harvesting Innovation

by John J. Joyce, NSWC Dahlgren Division Corporate Communications - March 10, 2016

Power Surge: ONR, Energy Efficiency in the Spotlight

by David Smalley, Office of Naval Research - February 11, 2016

Cost-Conscious Renewable Energy For Energy Security

by Dennis McGinn - February 10, 2016

U.S. Navy History and Week In Review

by Navy News Service - February 5, 2016

Navy's Great Green Fleet Initiative Powers USS John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group

by Brian J. Davis, Naval Supply Systems Command Fleet Logistics Center Puget Sound Office of Corporate Communication - February 3, 2016

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News Service - January 22, 2016

News you may have missed in America’s Navy this week

Secretary of the Navy, Secretary of Agriculture Launch Great Green Fleet

by Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Energy, Installations, and Environment - January 20, 2016

DON, Duke Energy Sign Lease to Establish Solar Footprint in Indiana

by Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Energy, Installations and Environment Public Affairs - January 11, 2016

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News Service - December 21, 2015

News you may have missed in America’s Navy this week

Navy, Air Force Break Ground on Florida's Largest Solar Projects

by Navy Office of Information and Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs - December 18, 2015

From Seas to Skies — Power Matters

by Hon. Dennis V. McGinn, Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Energy, Installations and Environment) - December 16, 2015

Fleet Readiness Center Southwest Earns ISO 14-001 Re-certification

by FRCSW Public Affairs - November 12, 2015

Aims to help organizations improve environmental awareness and prevent polution

Patent Push: U.S. Navy Received Nearly 400 Patents in Fiscal Year 2015

by Warren Duffie, Office of Naval Research - November 5, 2015

ONR: Go to NEPTUNE for New Ideas in Energy

by Warren Duffie, Office of Naval Research - November 3, 2015

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News Service - October 19, 2015

News you may have missed in America’s Navy this week

Navy Releases Energy General Military Training

by Chief of Naval Operations Energy and Environmental Readiness Division Public Affairs - October 16, 2015

SECNAV Hosts Energy Innovation Roundtable

by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Tyrell K. Morris - October 16, 2015

Happy Birthday, U.S. Navy!

by Heather Rutherford - October 13, 2015

Celebrating 240 Years of People, Readiness and Innovation

Energy Warrior

by U.S. Navy - October 8, 2015

Lights Dimmed at Pentagon in October for Energy Action Month

by Lisa Ferdinando DoD News, Defense Media Activity - October 8, 2015

The Navy drives forward with Telematics

by Scot Cregan, Navy Installations Command Public Affairs - October 6, 2015

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News Service - October 2, 2015

News you may have missed in America’s Navy this week

October is Energy Action Month

by Department of the Navy Task Force Energy - October 1, 2015

Simple Changes = Significant Results for NCTS Sicily

by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Amber Porter, Naval Air Station SIgonella Public Affairs - October 1, 2015

Sustaining a culture of innovation

by Sharon Anderson - October-December 2015

On-Base Solar Farms: A Sunny Outlook for the Navy’s Energy Strategy

by Hon. Dennis V. McGinn Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Energy, Installations and Environment) - August 10, 2015

From the Shore: Navy Installations Take Energy Initiatives to the Next Level

by Lt. j.g. Clyde Shavers, Navy Installations Command Public Affairs - July 17, 2015

What is a Gigawatt?

by Hon. Dennis McGinn, Assistant Secretary of the Navy – Energy, Installations & Environment - July 7, 2015

E2C, Paving Way to Effective Battlefield

by Cpl. Kathy Nunez, Headquarters Marine Corps - June 30, 2015

Marines demo energy-efficient equipment

Renewable Energy: Powering the Future

by Honorable Dennis McGinn, Assistant Secretary of the Navy – Energy, Installations & Environment - June 19, 2015

DoD Lab Day

by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kathleen Church, Defense Media Activity - May 15, 2015

USS Wasp Sails into New Orleans Fleet Week with Newly Installed Stern Flap, Other Efficiencies

by Chief of Naval Operations Energy and Environmental Readiness Division Public Affairs - April 27, 2015

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News Service - April 24, 2015

10 events you may have missed this past week in the Navy

U.S. Navy Celebrates Earth Day

by U.S. Navy - April 22, 2015

A sustainable future begins with you!

SECNAV Directs Navy To Expand Use Of LEDs

by Secretary of the Navy Public Affairs - April 14, 2015

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News Service - April 10, 2015

10 events you may have missed this past week in the Navy

SSC Atlantic Receives $797K Energy Saving Rebate Check

by Tommy Groves, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command Public Affairs - April-June 2015

Driving Navy Innovation: Turboelectric to Hybrid Propulsion

by Rear Admiral Kevin R. Slates - March 25, 2015

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News Service - February 6, 2015

10 events you may have missed this past week in the Navy

Navy Knowledge Advances; Arctic Ocean Ice Retreats

by David Smalley, ONR Corporate Strategic Communications - February 5, 2015

Robots Learn to Perform Tasks by “Watching” YouTube Videos

by DARPA Public Affairs - February 3, 2015

DARPA program advances robots’ ability to sense visual information and turn it into action

DON Ushers in the New Year with More Renewable Energy

by The Renewable Energy Program Office - December 22, 2014

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