Green Power Partnership
|U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs|
|Organization Type||Govt. (Federal)|
|Percentage Green Power||11.9%|
|Purchasing Third-Party Certified Green Power Product?||No|
|Environmental Web Page|
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is the second largest federal department with over 330,000 employees, providing services to the nation's veterans. The Department purchases 400 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) of green power from biomass, which is equal to over 11 percent of the electricity used at its 392 field locations throughout the United States.