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  • Going Green: Sustainability and Climate Updates from GSA

    | GSA Blog Team
    Addressing climate change is a triple win for America. For the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), tackling climate change means: Creating clean-energy jobs; Saving taxpayer money by reducing...
  • Going Green: Sustainability and Climate Updates from GSA

    | GSA Blog Team
    Addressing climate change is a triple win for America. For the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), tackling climate change means: Creating clean-energy jobs; Saving taxpayer money through redu...
  • GSA is building a new U.S. Courthouse in Iowa with sustainability in mind

    | GSA Blog Team
    GSA Administrator Robin Carnahan recently visited Des Moines, Iowa, where GSA is building an all-electric courthouse. These all-electric buildings support the Biden-Harris Administration’s strategy to...
  • Embodied carbon: next steps for GSA

    | GSA Office of Federal High-Performance Green Buildings
    GSA’s Office of Federal High-Performance Green Buildings recently facilitated a two-day roundtable of policymakers and practitioners to identify specific, actionable steps GSA can take to reduce the e...
  • GSA’s Electrification of the Federal Fleet

    | GSA Blog Team
    GSA Fleet looks forward to its major role procuring electric vehicles (EVs) for the federal fleet to proactively address the climate crisis. GSA is the mandatory source of non-tactical vehicle purchas...
  • The Embodied Carbon Imperative: GSA’s Next Big Sustainability Opportunity

    | GSA Office of Federal High-Performance Green Buildings
    The United States faces a profound climate crisis and the U.S. General Services Administration is perfectly positioned to make significant progress in reducing energy consumption for the federal gover...
  • GSA High-Performance Building Management Cuts Costs for Agencies, and Taxpayers

    | GSA Blog Team
    GSA’s new Strategic Plan for Fiscal Years 2018-2022 emphasizes saving taxpayer money through more efficient management of federal real estate. GSA has made tremendous achievements in reducing the ener...
  • GSA's green investments build results

    | Kevin Kampschroer, GSA sustainability officer
    In 2009, the Obama Administration signed into law the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), which provided $787 billion to save and create jobs, in part by modernizing infrastructure and inve...
  • Six Emerging Building Technologies Selected for Evaluation by the Green Proving Ground Program

    | Kevin Powell, Green Proving Ground Program Director, Public Buildings Service
    Yesterday, GSA and DOE asked for this year’s innovative technologies to improve federal and commercial buildings in the GSA Blog. Today, the Green Proving Ground program is excited to announce six tec...
  • GSA and DOE Call for Innovative Technologies to Improve Federal and Commercial Buildings

    | Kevin Powell, Green Proving Ground Program Director, Public Buildings Service
    Following a successful inaugural joint GSA/DOE RFI in FY2016, GSA’s Green Proving Ground (GPG) program is again hosting this year’s annual Request for Information in partnership with the DOE’s High Im...