Green Building

Showing our commitment to history by investing in Detroit's future


Earlier this month, we marked the start of something exciting at the Theodore Levin U.S. Courthouse in Detroit when we broke ground on our $140 million investment in the building. This three-phase project is a key part of our commitment to both federal…

Employee outreach program connects agency work to community impact


GSA’s impact is broad and deep across the country. It’s so broad that sometimes it’s difficult to connect the dots and to understand how exactly the agency and the work of our nearly 12,000 employees are making a difference all across…

Turning Dirt On The Most Efficient Aerospace System In The World


The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) broke ground on a new sustainable, secure, and cost-effective facility for the FAA on Tuesday, June 7, at the Des Moines Creek Business Park in Seattle. …

Making sustainable procurement easier across government


GSA is expanding our Sustainable Facilities Tool (SFTool) with a new pilot platform that streamlines sustainable product procurement for vendors and buyers. …

GSA's Energy Saving Projects Save Taxpayers Money


Today, during our Earth Day celebration, I had the pleasure of accepting an energy rebate check for the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) in the amount of $12,645.  The rebate was for a GSA’s energy saving project to replace over 200…

GSA Acts on Climate


In June 2015, President Obama issued an Executive Order to cut the federal government's greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 40 percent. Since 2008, GSA has supported the President's efforts by cutting the agency's carbon footprint nearly 30 percent, saving…

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Budgeting for Federal Infrastructure and Cybersecurity


On February 9, President Obama submitted to Congress a fiscal year 2017 budget request that reflects his commitment to making investments in federal infrastructure and transforming how the government manages cybersecurity through the proposal of a $3.1…

GSA Looks Back at the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act


In 2009, President Obama signed into law the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), to provide $787 billion in economic stimulus during the recession. The General Services Administration (GSA) received $5.5 billion of ARRA funds to convert…

GSA and DOE Seek Promising Technologies to Improve Building Performance


Today, GPG is proud to announce seven technologies selected from last year’s RFI, and the publication of a joint GSA/DOE Request for Information (RFI) seeking innovative building technologies for evaluation in federal and commercial buildings. …

Last Reviewed: 2021-12-23