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San Diego Fleet Energy Training Event: Squeezing Capability—and Forward Presence—Out of Each Gallon and Kilowatt Hour

Naval Base San Diego, which has numerous several energy efficiency projects aboard, hosted the first Fleet Energy Training Event on Feb 11.

By Rear Adm. Kevin Slates Director, Chief of Naval Operations Energy and Environmental Readiness Division I was fortunate to be able to participate in a “Fleet Energy Training Event” last week, the first of its kind to target Fleet-wide energy training and awareness for the warfighter. My hat goes off to …

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Quality Sailors = Fleet Readiness

Rear Adm. Michael White, commander, Naval Education and Training Command, (left) talks with Sailors in the Aviation Machinist's Mate Jet Engine Laboratory at Naval Air Technical Training Center (NATTC), onboard NAS Pensacola, Feb. 14, 2014. The F-18 jet engine training device provides students an inside look at how the engine, allowing the Sailors to see what they will be working on when they arrive in the fleet. NATTC graduates approximately 15,000 Navy and Marine students each year. The largest part of the student body is comprised of enlisted personnel attending "A" schools designed to provide them with the knowledge and skill levels required to perform as technicians at the apprentice level. (U.S. Navy photo by Joy Samsel/Released)

By Rear Adm. Mike S. White Commander, Naval Education and Training Command As you read this blog there are more than 31,000 Sailors in commands around the world being trained in the skills and abilities that keep our Navy the most formidable maritime force in the world, and our republic …

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