April 2013

Photo of totem poles

Happy Earth Day

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The new Department of Interior (DOI) Child Care Center which opened November 13, 2012 in Washington DC is GSA’s first child care center to achieve LEED Platinum from the U.S. Green Building Council.  Key achievements include; exemplary…

GSA Commemorates Earth Day

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Going green saves green and GSA is committed to making a sustainable government that reduces energy and water use in federal buildings, responsibly disposes of electronic waste, consolidates workspaces, and greens the federal fleet. To commemorate the…

GSA Earth Day Spotlight

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Ronnie Bent, a Workplace Executive in GSA’s Public Buildings Service in Chicago, talks how improvements in workplace design has helped contribute to a more efficient, sustainable, and cost-effective workplace in GSA’s Great Lakes Region. Watch…

Northwest and Arctic Region Supports Sustainable Government

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President Obama has directed federal agencies to lead by example and meet environmental, energy and economic performance standards. The President also directed agencies to develop practices that would increase the alternative fuel vehicles in the federal…

GSA Earth Day Spotlight

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For Earth Week 2013, GSA is spotlighting employees helping to make a more sustainable government.…

New England Region Supports Sustainability and Drives Savings with Light Fair

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To commemorate Earth Day 2013, GSA’s New England Region will host its fourth Energy Saving Light Fair on April 26. The event provides valuable education on the benefits and features of ENERGY STAR-qualified lamps and lighting products. GSA will…

Greater Southwest Region Supports Priorities on Sustainability

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The Greater Southwest Region is working hard to support GSA priorities and goals to promote sustainability, increase  energy efficiency, and reduce costs.  We recently established an “Energy and Sustainability Branch” in the region ,…

GSA Unveils Draft RFPs for New Acquisition Program, OASIS

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With the release of a new RFP, GSA is one step closer to a new acquisition vehicle that will break barriers in the world of acquisition. The new program provides opportunities for both commercial and non-commercial professional services and fulfills the…

Last Reviewed: 2021-12-23