Read the official press release and learn more about the Great American Defense Communities program.
ADC & Converge Strategies detail case studies and recommendations for military partnership models that deploy distributed energy resources in this new report.
Innovation will provide the key to adapting to looming challenges and that begins with ADC’s Installation Innovation Forum 2019.
Federal incentives to encourage private sector investment in the deployment of small modular reactors could generate a higher payoff than the government effort over the past decade to promote the use of renewable energy, according to a new Department of Energy report. Examination of Federal Financial Assistance in the Renewable Energy Market, co-authored by KutakREAD MORE
On Base will be taking the rest of the year off. Have a wonderful holiday, and an even happier new year! Look for the next issue on Jan. 3.READ MORE
In response to one of the primary factors behind its readiness shortfalls — lengthy maintenance backlogs of ships, submarines and aircraft — the Navy has taken a number of steps, including relying on private shipyards to a greater extent. The Navy is partnering its shipyards with the private sector to improve efficiency and reduce theREAD MORE
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DOD is now accepting pre-proposals from state and local entities and conservation groups for the 2019 Readiness and Environmental Protection Integration Program (REPI) Challenge, an initiative designed to leverage private and public funding to limit incompatible development in the vicinity of military installations and ranges, maintain or improve installation resilience, or relieve environmental restrictions. TheREAD MORE
Design work has begun on the initial buildings for a 70-acre, mixed-use development at Kirtland AFB, N.M., according to the developer, Thunderbird Kirtland Development. The plan for the enhanced use leasing (EUL) project, named Max Q at Kirtland, calls for more than 900,000 square feet of office space with retail space as well. Construction isREAD MORE
Ohio Sen. Rob Portman (R) underlined a number of advantages Wright-Patterson AFB and the Dayton metropolitan area offer in explaining the Air Force’s recent decision to select the installation as the preferred location for a product support office for the F-35 program. The F-35 Lightning II Hybrid Product Support Integrator (HPSI) organization is expected toREAD MORE
Rep. Martha McSally (R-Ariz.), who Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey (R) named Tuesday to fill the late Sen. John McCain’s seat for the next two years, could take McCain’s slot on the Senate Armed Services Committee as well. Sen Jon Kyl has filled McCain’s seat in the Senate and on the committee since September but isREAD MORE