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Department of Defense

Simple Solar Idea for Military Installations

Cover the roofs of large buildings on military installations with solar panels. The enormous square footage of these roofs presents an "already-in-place" platform for solar energy generation. No additional space would be required for solar farms, wind turbines (which would be impractical due to the danger posed to flight operations), etc. Just use the space we already have. This would drastically reduce the strain... more »

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EXOP - Office of Management and Budget

In Vessel Composter

Mandate the purchase of In-Vessel Composters at all DoD installations that have housing and dining facilities.

This idea falls under cost avoidance. DoD installations pay for waste disposal, and an in-vessel composter would pay for itself in less than 4-7 years (depending on solid waste disposal prices at each location).

The composter would also provide mulch and landscaping materials that would provide further cost... more »

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