The U.S. Army plans to invest $7.1 billion over the next ten years in renewable energy projects to power Army bases and operations.
The U.S. Army is establishing the Energy Initiatives Office Task Force to work directly with the private sector to develop large-scale renewable energy projects. The task force will work on project approval and implementation, publish materials on Army processes and fill renewable energy expert positions within the Army.
The task force is expected to be operational by Sept. 15, 2011.
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