ORNL wins 2018 Federal Energy and Water Management Award
ORNL was the winner of a 2018 Federal Energy and Water Management award for its Sustainable Campus Initiative during DOE’s Federal Energy Management Program’s (FEMP) annual awards recognition. ORNL was the only national laboratory to win a program award, recognizing ORNL’s outstanding contributions related to energy and water cost savings, optimized energy and water use and the use of advanced and distributed energy technologies at federal facilities in FY 2017. Over the past 10 years, ORNL’s Sustainable Campus Initiative has played a critical role in the advancement of innovations in facility operations. Melissa Lapsa, group leader for Building Envelope & Urban Systems at the Building Technologies Research & Integration Center, led ORNL’s sustainability initiative.