Renewable energy tech sought for forward operating bases

Andrew Elwell

Last week the U.S. government demonstrated its latest intent to clean up the military’s fossil fuel reliance and move towards more renewable energy sources after the Navy announced that its last remaining Spruance-class warship, the USS Paul F. Foster, ran for 17 hours on a 50:50 mix of standard diesel and algae biofuel. President Obama has been forcing through a number of clean energy initiatives since his inauguration three years ago, attempting to redress the balance of the Department...
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