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Back to E&E News index page. DEFENSE Navy's 'Green Fleet' sails in 'historic' Pacific test Annie Snider, E&E reporter Greenwire: Thursday, July 19, 2012 ABOARD THE USS NIMITZ -- Fighter jets screamed off the deck of this ...

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Department Hailed as Leader in ‘Green’ Movement By Lisa Daniel American Forces Press Service WASHINGTON, April 20, 2010 – In a prelude to this week’s Earth Day events, a major independent research group today called the ...

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2010/10/31· The navy plans to roll out its first green strike force, a group of about 10 ships, submarines and planes running on a mix of biofuels and nuclear power, in 2012, with deployment in the field scheduled for 2016. The green trend runs ...

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2012/07/02· cruisers, destroyers and fighter jets of what the Navy has taken to calling the "Great Green Fleet," the first carrier strike group to be powered largely by alternative fuels. Conventionally powered ships and aircraft in the strike ...

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2011/08/24· The “Great Green Fleet,” a carrier strike group where each non-nuclear vessel is powered by biofuels, will deploy by 2016. “We’re moving on a number of different fronts,” Mabus said. America imports more than $300 billion in ...

The Navy's Green Strike Group Sails on Biofuels Blend: …

2012/07/19· In Hawaii, the US Navy demonstrated its Green Strike Group as part of the 2012 Rim of the Pacific Exercise (RIMPAC), the world's largest international maritime warfare exercise that includes 40 surface ships, six submarines ...

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The navy plans to roll out its first green strike force, a group of about 10 ships, submarines and planes running on a mix of biofuels and nuclear power, in 2012, with deployment in the field scheduled for 2016. The green trend runs ...

Will the Navy’s Green Strike Group Sail Again?, Part 2

As the Pacific-based forces of Can-Do battle against the Washington-based forces of Shouldn’t-Try, we look at the six big myths of military biofuels. ... By JIM LANE, Editor & Publisher, Biofuels Digest This is part two of a two-part ...

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2012/07/06· Massive cost increases thanks to Obama injecting environmentalism into the military. ... On Friday June 29 a U.S. Navy carrier strike group set sail from Puget Sound to participate in “Rim of the Pacific” maneuvers.

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2012/07/19· Back to E&E News index page. DEFENSE Navy's 'Green Fleet' sails in 'historic' Pacific test Annie Snider, E&E reporter Greenwire: Thursday, July 19, 2012 ABOARD THE USS NIMITZ -- Fighter jets screamed off the ...

Department Hailed as Leader in 'Green' Movement

2010/04/21· WASHINGTON (NNS) -- In a prelude to this week's Earth Day events, a major independent research group called the Defense Department a leader in energy conservation April 20. "The department is doing more than ...

The Navy’s Green Strike Group sails on biofuels blend: …

2012/07/19· As the Pacific-based forces of Can-Do battle the Washington-based forces of Shouldn’t-Try, we look at the 6 Big Myths of Military Biofuels In Hawaii, the US Navy demonstrated its Green Strike Group as part of the 2012 ...

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2013/05/05· "It's the secretary of the Navy's green agenda," says Rep. Randy Forbes, a ia Republican. Forbes said the expenditures on biofuels has meant less money for shipbuilding and operation and maintenance of the Navy's fleet ...

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2010/10/27· US navy completes successful test on boat powered by algae American navy sails towards sustainability with biofuel-powered gunboat •John Vidal: Surging price of oil forces US military to seek alternat ...

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The US Navy's biofuel dilemma – Great Green Fleet sails into controversy A recent US Navy demonstration during the ongoing Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2012 exercises in the Pacific saw an entire aircraft carrier strike group run ...

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Navy Looks to Biofuels to Sail the Great Green Fleet in …

2014/07/03· The next milestone, Tindal said, is 2016, when the Navy intends to "sail the Great Green Fleet 2016." Rather than one group of ships, he said, the Navy plans for biofuels to comprise up to 50 percent of the fuel used by deploying ...

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The Navy’s Green Strike Group Sails on Biofuels Blend: Will It Sail Again? July 19, 2012 – 10:34 am | No Comment by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest) As the Pacific-based forces of Can-Do battle the Washington-based forces of ...

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Insight: Green Fleet sails, meets stiff headwinds in …

2012/05/23· A U.S. Navy oiler slipped away from a fuel depot on the Puget Sound in Washington state one recent day, headed toward the central Pacific and into the storm over the Pentagon's controversial green fuels initiative.

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2012/07/19· The U.S. Navy's "Great Green Fleet," a group of warships and fighter jets burning an expensive blend of biofuels and petroleum, made its operational debut on Wednesday as the Senate prepared for a political fight over ...

‘Great Green Fleet’ Sails Toward Pentagon’s Reduction …

2012/07/10· U.S. Navy servicemen and women recently debuted the “Great Green Fleet,” the first aircraft carrier strike group to be powered largely by alternative, nonpetroleum-based fuels. Despite this latest success, however, some ...

Stennis carrier strike group deploys on biofuels - …

2016/01/21· The dream of the Great Green Fleet came to life Wednesday as the aircraft carrier John C. Stennis left on its latest deployment, with five biofuel-powered ships alongside for the first time. The destroyers ...

Department of Navy Biofuel Initiatives - OriginClear

Department of Navy Biofuel Initiatives Chris Tindal Director for Operational Energy November 8th, 2011 ... Department will demonstrate a Green Strike Group in local operations by 2012 and sail it by 2016 By 2015, Department will ...