Posts Tagged ‘energy conservation’

10 Sep

U.S. Embassy New Delhi: The Big Green Machine

Embassy New Delhi embraces Secretary Clinton’s call for Green Diplomacy, and we are committed to saving taxpayers’ dollars, conserving resources, and reducing our environmental impact.  Our Resource Conservation Unit (RCU), the first of its kind in the Department, consists of a group of committed, resourceful local staff that is dedicated solely to accomplish our greening […]

7 Aug

U.S. Embassy Baghdad Green Diplomacy Initiative 2012

In March 2011 Embassy Baghdad established its first Green Team, with the goal to support sustainable living within the Embassy compound. Since our adult community is confined to the compound, without interactions with the local community, and without local infrastructure, we had to focus on what can be done within our “bubble”. All Embassy employees […]

18 Apr 0
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A New Relationship with Energy: Progress Report of the League of Green Embassies

As Chair of the League, Ambassador Oreck’s clear vision is that embassies should become platforms of energy innovation, showcasing the latest technologies that highlight best practices in energy efficiency. Working together to deploy and promote high-performance building products, services and technologies in nearly 100 Diplomatic Missions worldwide, the League has a truly fascinating and unique […]