Accession Number:

AD1029800

Title:

Evolution Of The Operational Energy Strategy And Its Consideration In The Defense Acquisition Process

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA MONTEREY United States

Report Date:

2016-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

93.0

Abstract:

Our team looked at the DOD Operational Energy Strategy evolution and how it applies to new and modified weapon systems, considering the three-legged table of the acquisition system 1 acquisition, 2 requirements and 3 planning, programming, budgeting, and execution PPBE. We looked at the evolution of the operational energy area initiatives executive orders, Defense Science Board studies, strategy and policy documents with a focus on practical ways to gain traction or improve promulgation of key guidance and documentation for new-starts andor upgrades to weapon system acquisition programs. Additionally, we highlight a few of the in-service initiatives and process improvements underway to reduce fuel consumption.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Fuels
  • Non-electrical Energy Conversion

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE