Energy Management Program Service (EMPS)
October is Energy Awareness Month
October is Energy Awareness Month for the federal government.
VA Wins Awards for Sustainable Electronics Purchasing
Atlanta VA Healthcare System and two IT offices were recognized by the non-profit EPEAT.
VA Recognizes Employee Achievements in Sustainability
VA recognizes employees for contributions to sustainability, achieving improved performance & cost-savings.
|Achieve Cost Savings|
|>$1 billion cost savings
in long-term avoided costs for VA facilities
|40% less energy per sq. ft.
for average VA vs. national average for hospitals
|Improve Energy & Water Infrastructure|
|$631M in upgrades at 60 medical centers
through contracts with private sector investment since 2011