News & Articles

  • Army celebrates Earth Day April 22

    On April 22, the United States Army will join the Nation in celebrating Earth Day. Earth Day is an opportunity to emphasize our commitment to stewardship of the lands and environmental resources entrusted to us; the lands where our Soldiers, Families and Civilians train, live, and work.

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  • South Dakota National Guard completes water mission for Pine Ridge

    Thirteen members of the South Dakota Army National Guard helped distribute drinkable water to communities on the Pine Ridge Reservation this past weekend after recent flooding damaged a main waterline in Oglala County that left more than 8,000 residents without water.

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  • Recycling Cash Turned Into Solar Energy

    The MCBQ Recycling Center solar project, completed March 22, placed a 96-panel system with battery backup, capable of producing 35kw of power during solar peak times, and four hours of backup electricity for basic operations. The electricity created will supply the basic energy needs for the recycling center: lights, heat, air conditioning in a small space, roll-up door and a few outlets throughout the facility.

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  • Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton Hosts The Annual Environmental Law Training Symposium

    The annual symposium is conducted every year with MCI-West MCB Camp Pendleton to provide training on updates in laws about environmental and land use, which include new regulations and policies. MCI-West MCB Camp Pendleton's Environmental Security programs implement installation restoration initiatives that sustain the current compliance of operational environments and ranges.

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Safe, reliable, cost effective power improves ANDSF sustainability
 

Safe, reliable, cost effective power improves ANDSF sustainability

The U. S. Army Corps of Engineers Afghanistan District, in partnership with Combined Security Transition Command-Afghanistan (CSTC-A) work to light things up. Upon completion, this project will enable the Afghan National Army to utilize electricity from the national power grid instead of using diesel-generated power on a full-time basis.

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