Federal Green Challenge

Federal Green Challenge - Water

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Federal Green Challenge Water Goals

Relative to your baseline, reduce the following by 5% or more annually:

  • Amount of water consumed
  • Amount of stormwater runoff from existing sites

Protecting Water Resources

Case Studies (Success Stories)

  • GSA in Chicago saves more than 150,000 gallons of water in one year
  • The U.S. Railroad Retirement Board headquarters in Chicago reduced potable water use nearly 18 percent in one year
  • NASA partners¬†with the City of Sunnyvale, CA to reduce potable water consumption and reuse more water

More case studies are available at the U.S. Department of Energy's Federal Energy Management Program

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