Current dress codes and customs suggest that a person should dress exactly the same in both winter and summer. This requires more heating/cooling costs for buildings as they try to reach 70 degrees for every work day. Instead,... more »
GS 1-6, 60 sq ft
GS 7 -11 (non... more »
Generate money by selling advertising space to the highest bidder. Everyone else does it, why not the government?
Building south facing construction in cooler climates to take advantage of passive solar gain. This would cut down on heating costs by effectively using the natural energy to aid in heating the buildings.
In the DoD I have personnally seen organization leadership "empire build" by claiming space and moving people in vacant rooms when they already have more than enough space. There is one current squadron commander that has over 54,000sq ft of space for less than 100 people and yet he... more »