Energy, Environment, & Fleet (EEF) Program Service
VA Wins 2021 Awards for Sustainable Electronics Purchasing
VA was recognized for excellence in five categories of electronics purchasing.
VA Facilities Win 2021 Regional Federal Green Challenge Awards
Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System and Sam Rayburn Memorial Veterans Center were each recognized for their efforts.
VA Recognizes Employee Achievements in Sustainbility
VA recognizes employees for contributions to sustainability, achieving improved performance & cost-savings.
VA Climate Action Plan - August 2021
VA announces release of the agency’s Climate Action Plan.
|Reduce Energy Use|
|More than $1.66 billion
in long-term avoided costs for VA facilities
|40% less energy per sq. ft.
for average VA vs. national average for hospitals
|Improvements in Energy & Water Infrastructure|
|$1.1 billion in upgrades at 88 medical centers
through contracts with private sector investment since 2011
EEF leads VA’s efforts to comply with federal mandates related to energy, water, environment, fleet, sustainable buildings, and climate change adaptation. EEF formulates VA-level policy, provides oversight, guidance, and training, completes required agency reporting, and coordinates enterprise-level operations of VA’s energy and fleet portfolio, including managing VA’s Energy Performance Contracting Program and VA’s Fleet Management Program.