|Home| |About Us| |Projects| |News| |Contact|


Events

  • August 15-17:
    DoD/FEMP 2017 Energy Exchange
  • August 14:
    Joint Industry Outreach Open House
  • August 1, 2017:
    OEI Hosts the 2017 Electric Power Energy Market Overview with Bloomberg New Energy Finance
  • July 26, 2017:
    Combined Heat and Power Industry Day
  • June 19, 2017:
    On-Site Energy Storage Request for Information (RFI)
  • June 19, 2016:
    On-Site Energy Storage Request for Information (RFI)
  • June 2, 2017:
    Ribbon Cutting Event at Fort Hood, Texas
  • April 21, 2017:
    Ribbon Cutting Event at Anniston Army Depot, Alabama
  • April 20, 2017:
    Ribbon Cutting Event at Fort Rucker, Alabama
  • January 4, 2017:
    Army Energy Security Projects (>10 MW) Industry Outreach Meeting
  • December 9, 2016:
    Ribbon Cutting Event at Fort Stewart, Georgia
  • November 16, 2016:
    Ribbon Cutting Event at Fort Gordon, Georgia

OEI News

The OEI is committed to communicating frequently with stakeholders to exchange information on energy projects, energy security initiatives, technologies and potential project opportunities.  The intent of OEI news is to keep you informed about OEI large-scale energy projects and current hot topics.


OEI News_Spring 2017
  • Spring 2017 | This issue highlights the the Army’s efforts to provide “islandable” capabilities to Army installations. Such projects will integrate energy storage (such as batteries or fuel), power generation, and energy switching and control systems to isolate and dispatch the flow of power to where and when it is needed in the event of a grid disruption. The issue also provides information on upcoming events and information to provide feedback on the Army OEI News publication.
  • October 2016 | This issue highlights the Army’s participation in October Energy Action Month and features tips to save energy during this month-long initiative and throughout the year. The issue also provides updates on upcoming events, and opportunities to meet with Army representatives.
  • August 2016 | This edition of OEI News also includes a discussion of the procurement strategy that the Army and Air Force are exploring as part of their collaborative renewable energy portfolio efforts afforded by the recent signing of a Memorandum of Agreement between the two agencies. In addition, the News provides information on the Army's largest renewable energy project to date, a 30 megawatt solar renewable energy project at Fort Benning, Georgia.
  • April 2016 | This edition of OEI News also includes information on the collaborative efforts between the Army and the Air Force to develop large-scale renewable energy projects on Army and Air Force installations. This collaboration provides an excellent opportunity for partnerships in support of the Department of Defense’s renewable energy efforts.
  • November/December 2015 | This issue includes a reflection on the origins of the OEI and provides an update on the latest milestones in support of the Army’s large-scale renewable energy program. The issue also reviews Department of Defense activities in support of October Energy Action Month and collaborative efforts with the Department of Energy.

News & Events

PWD_OEI
Army OEI News - Spring 2017



Presentations

July 26, 2017: Combined Heat and Power Industry Day - OEI Presentation

June 14, 2017: Edison Electric Institute (EEI) Annual Conference Presentation

April 12, 2017: Federal Utility Partnership Working Group (FUPWG) Spring Seminar

April 11, 2017: DLA Worldwide Energy Conference - “Service Program Office Update"

March 23, 2017: The Association of the United States Army Institute of Land Warfare - “Installations of the Future”

March 15, 2017: National Association of Energy Service Companies Federal Workshop

March 10, 2017: Association of Defense Communities Installation Innovation Forum 2017 Presentation

January 12, 2017: Power Begins at Home: Assured energy for U.S. military bases - Pew Charitable Trust DoD Panel

January 12, 2017: Power Begins at Home: Assured energy for U.S. military bases - Pew Charitable Trust DoD Panel

January 4, 2017: Army Energy Security Projects (>10 MW) Industry Outreach Meeting Presentations

OEI Announcements/News

Press inquiries? Contact U.S. Army Chief of Public Affairs, Media Relations Division, at 703-697-5344.

August 11, 2017: Evolving Energy Industry Creates New Opportunities for Securing Power to Army Installations

July 13, 2017: Michael McGhee: Army aims to be energy self-sufficient

June 10, 2017: Jack Surash: What’s Army’s energy future?

May 8, 2017: Military focuses on developing energy storage – EE News

April 28, 2017: Request for Information (RFI) for On-Site Energy Storage Market Research

February 9, 2017: ESTCP FY 2018 DoD Call for Energy and Water Technology Demonstrations

January, 2017: Power station to improve energy resiliency, security - The Corps Environment (page 12)

January, 2017: Army facilitates alternative energy, security expansion in Southeast – Public Works Digest


Updated as of August 18, 2017