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Federal Green Challenge

Federal Green Challenge Web Academy

The Federal Green Challenge Web Academy is a webinar series that provides tools and ideas to help your agency or facility reduce the Federal Government's environmental impact. If you are unable to attend the webinars live, full-length recorded versions and presentations can be found below.

Upcoming webinars will appear immediately below when available. When no webinars are scheduled, search through the Web Academy Archives (below) and view past webinar presentations and resources.

Web Academy Archives

Date Topic
10/10/2018
Green Energy Can Save Your Federal Facility Greenbacks
7/18/2018
Supporting Monarch Butterflies as Pollinators - A New Mapping Tool and Case Study
(pollinators, butterfly, monarch, habitat, milkweed)
5/2/2018 EPA and GSA Webinar: E Scrap Management, Computers for Learning and the Federal Green Challenge
4/18/2018
From Fires to Floods and Everything In Between: How Federal Facilities Can Thrive in an Era of Billion Dollar Weather Events
(Keywords: Weather, Disaster, Recovery, Fire, Flood, Hurricane, Blizzard, Tornado, Wildfire, NOAA, Facilities, Operations)
3/14/2018
Simplifying Sustainable Purchasing Through Guidelines and Standards
(Keywords: Green Purchasing, Ecolabels,Food Composting, Environmentally Sustainable Products and Services)
1/18/2018
Making it Easier to Buy Greener Products/Services | Final Reporting of FY2017 Data
(Keywords: Green Product Compilation, Sustainable Facility Tool, Final Reporting, Re-TRAC Connect)
12/13/2017
Driving Building Performance for Successful Participation in the FGC
(Keywords: Energy, Water, Conservation, Waste Diversion, Guiding Principles for Sustainable Federal Buildings, EO 13693)
Strategies for Energy/Water Conservation and Waste Diversion
11/15/2017
Celebrating America Recycles Day by Sharing Success Stories
(Keywords: Reuse, Recycling, Clean Seep Program, Green Ceaners)
Reusing and Recycling as part of Greener Cleaning Efforts Lead to Big Successes
10/26/2017
Tracking and Reporting Environmental Results at Federal Facilities
(Keywords: Re-TRAC Connect, Portfolio Manager, Energy, Water, Waste)
A Review of Energy Star’s Portfolio Manager and Re-TRAC
9/20/2017
How to Lead by Example in Sustainable Operations (Part 2)
Overview for New and Renewing Federal Agencies. Plus, Case Studies in Success from FGC Participants
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7/12/2017
How to Lead by Example in Sustainable Operations (Part 1)
Overview for New and Renewing Federal Agencies. Plus, Case Studies in Success from FGC Participants
5/51/2017
Food Recovery: Sustainable Food Management Best Practices and Resources for Federal Agencies
4/12/2017
Food Recovery: Opportunities for Federal Facilities' Food Services
3/15/2017
Successful Materials Recycling Techniques and Energy Management For Your Federal Facility
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2/15/2017
Calculating Your Solid Waste Diversion to Meet EO 13693 Guidance Goals

2/15/2017

What it Takes to Enhance Sustainability in Your Federal Facility
2/15/2017
Water: 2017 Fix a Leak Campaign

1/18/2017

Recycling Competitions at Federal Facilities
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11/16/2016
Pollinator Habitat Success Story
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6/23/2016

Pollinator Habitat & Food Security: What's All the Buzz About?
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9/24/2015

Food Recovery: Federal Opportunities to Help Meet EO Objectives

6/16/2015

Leadership and Innovation from DOE and GSA
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6/4/2015
Executive Order 13693: Planning for Federal Sustainability in the Next Decade, and Federal Purchasing Update
4/30/2015
Strategies for Individual and Organizational Change to Achieve Environmental Success
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2/26/2015
Getting Water Wise in the Federal Green Challenge