Fort Leonard Wood’s Directorate of Public Works took home two Army-level awards for the post’s environmental and cultural resource management programs. The awards cover 2018 and 2019, and the winners were announced at the end of February. “We feel fantastic,” said Charlie Neel, DPW Environmental Division chief. “The awards signify that for the last two years Fort Leonard Wood had the best … [Read more...] about Sec Army awards FLW’s environmental programs
Photos and interviews by Sam Campbell “We keep our house at about 65 (degrees) in the winter, and in the summer we keep it at about 72 (degrees). We (keep) all the lights off, and all the doors are closed to the rooms we (aren’t using).” “I built (my home) with two-by-six construction, so I could have added insulation. From there, I installed heat pumps, which make use of heat transfer, … [Read more...] about Viewpoint: How do you conserve energy at home?
October is Energy Action Month and time to make a move towards saving energy. Because October brings colder weather, here are a few reminders to help conserve energy and lower those bills; A few quick fixes are checking windows and doors for gaps that will cause cold drafts, and preparing the thermostat and heating system. At the worksite, remember to: •Set office thermostat setpoint … [Read more...] about Do your part during October’s Energy Action Month