A More Secure Energy Future Is a Sustainable Army Goal
Hammack, Katherine, Army
Today's Army is making the transition to an elite 21st-century expeditionary force designed to confront elusive enemies that threaten our interests around the globe. A combination of factors including the threat of rising fuel prices, concerns about climate change and challenging federal mandates are driving the Army to increase its focus on energy security - assured access to reliable supplies of energy and the ability to protect and deliver sufficient energy to meet operational needs. Threats to Army energy supply, both at home and abroad, in the form of cyberattacks, accidents, natural disasters and nonstate enemies, coupled with an aging electric grid, place our installations and …
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Publication information: Article title: A More Secure Energy Future Is a Sustainable Army Goal. Contributors: Hammack, Katherine - Author. Magazine title: Army. Volume: 60. Issue: 10 Publication date: October 2010. Page number: 51+. © Association of the United States Army Feb 2009. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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