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2018

VA Recognized by Department of Energy for Innovative Energy Contracting - VA's Program Contracting Activity Central (PCAC) recently received a Department of Energy Federal Energy and Water Management Award in the Contracting category for innovative efforts to meet new contracting requirements. (11/06/2018)
VA Recognizes Employees Contributions in Sustainability - Sustainability Awards recognize VA professionals in the fields of energy, environment, or fleet. (09/10/2018)
Earth Day 2018 at VA - Every year on Earth Day, VA medical centers across the country hold events to educate and engage employees, Veterans, and visitors on environmental responsibility. (05/08/2018)

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2017

America Recycles Day is November 15 - Across the country, organizations will be celebrating America Recycles Day on November 15. (11/06/2017)
October is Energy Action Month - October is Energy Action Month for the federal government, an opportunity to highlight these achievements while identifying new opportunities for enhanced energy performance and efficiency. (10/18/2017)
VA Recognizes Employees Achievements in Sustainability - Sustainability Achievement Awards recognize VA professionals in the fields of energy, environment, or fleet. Green Routine Awards recognize VA employees contributing to sustainability efforts outside of their daily duties. (09/18/2017)
Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Awarded Top Honors for Leadership in Health Care Sustainability - Veterans Health Administration Medical Centers named among top 25 in the U.S. for environmental stewardship in health care. (05/17/2017)
VA Wins Recognition for Electronics Purchasing that Reduces Costs and Avoids Hazardous Waste - This was VA's third consecutive year earning three stars. (03/17/2017)
VA Recognizes Employees for Contributions to Sustainability, Improved Performance & Cost-Savings - 2016 Sustainability Achievement and Green Routine Awards (01/05/2017)

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2016

VA Team Wins Federal Energy and Water Management Award - Learn about an innovative energy project at VA Marion Medical Center. (09/13/2016)
VA Facilities Win EPA Awards - Learn how VA facilities have made progress with new sustainability accomplishments. (09/13/2016)
Better than New - Innovation at the Minneapolis VA Medical Center led to a practical solution that won national sustainability recognition. (06/30/2016)
VA Leads Nation in Healthcare that Protects Veterans, Communities - "Primum non nocere." Doctors and nurses have learned this Latin phrase. In English, it translates to "First, do no harm." (05/20/2016)
A Bridge to the Community - Chris Brown decided to create an organization to help Veterans reintegrate into society through producing local, organic food. He would help them transfer their national service to their community. (05/03/2016)

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2015

2015 Sustainability Achievement Awards - Meet the 2015 Sustainability Achievement Awards (10/22/2015)
2015 Green Routine Award Winners Improve Sustainability Indoors and Out - Meet the 2015 Green Routine Award Winners (10/22/2015)
VA Awarded Electronics Purchasing Award - VA received an award for efforts to purchase environmentally preferable electronics. (04/22/2015)

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