13 Mar '12, 8pm

Army to field energy-saving systems to deploying BCT

Army to field energy-saving systems to deploying BCT

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany (March 13, 2012) -- As part of the Army's Net Zero Operational Energy program, Soldiers from Europe's 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team learned to operate and maintain multiple hybrid-power management systems. The 173rd, headquartered in Vicenza, Italy, received the specialty training as part of its Mission Rehearsal Exercise, or MRE, to prepare for an upcoming deployment to Afghanistan. The MRE is being conducted at Hohenfels Training Area in Germany, March 6-22. The Army's Rapid Equipping Force, known as REF, provided the specialty training through its Energy to the Edge, or E2E program, which supports small tactical units operating at remote locations with suites of energy harvesting, power management and distribution systems. "The 173rd allowed us to catch someone in the right timeline. It was the first opportunity to actually train a unit at home...

Full article: http://www.army.mil/article/75607/Army_to_field_energy_sa...

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