Monthly Archives: November 2010

GOVgreen 2010 Coverage

GOVgreen 2010 team GOVgreen 2010 was a great success with over 1,500 pre-registered attendees, exhibitors showcasing the latest green products and technologies, educational sessions covering transportation, facilities, conservation and energy, plenary speakers from DoS, EPA, GSA and DoD, and keynote speaker Robert F. Kennedy, … Continue reading

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GIVEAWAY: Ride the Eco-Friendly Way with goDCgo, Capital Bikeshare and GOVgreen

The GOVgreen Conference & Exposition starts tomorrow, November 9th – and you still have time to pre-register. In fact, we have a special last-minute giveaway for last-minute registrations that will get you going around DC the eco-friendly way! For contractors … Continue reading

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Celebrate Sustainability by Planting Twees with GOVgreen!

Yes, you read that correctly – twees. The U.S. Forest Service is a shining example of a federal agency tackling sustainable operations head on, as documented in a recent CEIL blog post. As the stewards of the nation’s forests and … Continue reading

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Contractors: Pre-Register for GOVgreen for a Chance to Win a Kindle!

Are you a government contractor or consultant involved or interested in making your agency, department or office greener? Executive Order 13514 mandates every agency must meet targets to reduce energy, conserve resources, build and travel more efficiently, recycle, buy green … Continue reading

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GOVgreen Social Media

Did you know that the latest GOVgreen news, updates, and promotions are announced on our social media networks? Go ahead and  follow us, like us, and get linked using: Twitter (#GOVgreen) Facebook LinkedIn

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What’s your footprint?

Ever wonder how much energy you consume on a regular basis? Check out the new CEIL Green Certified Carbon Footprint Calculator to offset your home, car and more. Don’t be surprised if it makes you want to  take an active … Continue reading

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Ask the Panel

When you think about how you can get involved in greening the government, Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook and other social media networks may not be the first solution that comes to mind. Surprisingly, social media and GOV 2.0 have an active … Continue reading

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GOVgreen and GreenGov: What’s the difference?

The GreenGov Symposium took place last week (October 5-7) at George Washington University. Hosted by the White House’s Council on Environmental Quality, GreenGov focused on President Obama’s Executive Order 13514 on Federal Leadership in Environmental, Energy and Economic Performance. So, … Continue reading

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