Showing 4 ideas for tag "infrastructure savings"

Executive Office of the President

Eliminate all Czar Positions and their staffs

Czar positions that have been created over the last 2 1/2 years are duplicative of existing federal infrastructure. Czar positions and their staffs should therefore be eliminated and problems be sent to existing infrastructure for resolution. Czar positions cause confusion as to who is in charge and who is accountable. Czar structure wastes tax payer dollars. Cutting them will save $Billions annually and will also... more »

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National Aeronautics and Space Administration

How to optimize training & realize great savings!

On a small scale at NASA-JSC in the Mission Operations Directorate, we have come up with a new way to train & certify our Flight Controllers and Instructors. We performed a Training Needs Analysis, analyzing what tasks each person does for every Flight Controller and Instructor position. Then we determined what skills each person needed to accomplish those tasks followed by what knowledge is necessary to perform those... more »

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General Services Administration

Nation-wide future-smart infrastructure

This idea has savings that are long-term. Our nations infrastructure is failing and it results in costly repairs and lives lost. If we pro-actively invested in a future smart infrastructure we would employ more Americans, and not have to pay the costly repurrcussions like in the Aug. 1, 2007 I-35W Bridge Collapse in Minneapolis, MN.

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Department of Defense

Revenue generation through energy load curtailment

Industry partners are taking advantage of an energy program they call load curtailment. In a nutshell, the load curtailment season runs from June to May typically, so we missed 2011. The company, agency in this case, would be given a sum of money to participate in this program by reducing energy use during peak periods when and if the power company requested the participant to do so. In the agreement, it allows the power... more »

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