Renewable Energy for Distributed Under-Supplied Command Environments, which is a mobile, scalable framework of solar panels enabling remote power generation, upgraded energy storage devices, and power management controls that reduce power requirements from generators is shown. Army researchers assessed energy saving technologies and quality-of-life standards for extra-small and small base camps of 50-1,000 Soldiers at the Sustainability Logistics Basing, Science and Technology Objective-Demonstration Demonstration 1 held at the Fort Devens' Force Provider facility in Massachusetts.

Strategy charts path to fuel-efficient forward operating base

"Energy and water issues - operational energy, water and waste - these and other aspects of sustaining our force create vulnerabilities our enemies have in the past and will exploit in the future," Richard Kidd said....READ MORE



The Assistant Secretary of the Army for Installations, Energy and Environment establishes policy, provides strategic direction and supervises all matters pertaining to infrastructure, Army installations and contingency bases, energy, and environmental programs to enable global Army Operations.


"It's operationally necessary, it's fiscally prudent, and it's mission essential for us to make sure that we have energy security and can perform our primary mission for the United States."

Honorable Katherine Hammack, Assistant Secretary of the Army (Installations, Energy & Environment)

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