The Navy’s Energy Conservation Program (ENCON) was implemented fleet wide
The ultimate objective is to make ships more fuel efficient. Since it’s inception, ENCON has helped the U.S. Navy’s fleet in accomplishing increased steaming hours at no extra cost by managing fuel consumption and transit speeds and eliminating unproductive energy expenditures.
ADM Green signs letter to establish start of the iENCON Program
PACFLT pilot program established for next 3 years
SECNAV Ship Energy Awards commenced
PACFLT fleet-wide program implemented
LANTFLT Pilot program established
LANTFLT program implemented to 95% of the fleet
On-site ENCON Seminars & Workshops commenced
iENCON training introduced to SWOS
ENCON Video Teletraining (VTT) commenced
ENCON Team won prestigious Presidential Award
Defense Science Board audited iENCON program along with all DOD programs. iENCON was selected in top 5 list of the Navy programs recommended for continuation by the President.
Total Fleet Net Underburn in BLACK, and has remained in BLACK since 2003
New Record: Total fleet underburn reached 1.39 million barrels
iENCON was implemented into other DOD branches
iENCON program manager received Superior Civilian Service Award from vice CNO
New Records: 20 BBLs/hr Fleet Underway fuel consumption rate, and 771,000 total fleet net barrels of underburn
iENCON program selected by US industry as one of 3 Department of Navy programs to represent USA in 2010 Platt Global Energy Awards
iENCON was used by Secretary of Defense to show Congress about DOD energy conservation efforts.
New Records: 14.4% cost avoidance, and 68,000 additional underway steaming hours. 2010 also tied the 2009 underway fuel consumption rate of 20 BBLs/hr