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Federal Green Challenge

Water Case Studies

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Ames Research Center (ARC) partnered with the City of Sunnyvale to reduce potable water consumption and reuse more water on site. The project included a reclaimed water system, a native plant garden restoration initiative, and an aggressive education program. The combined results of the overall effort decreased ARC's potable water consumption by 80 million gallons and saved $404,000 in FY2009. See: NASA Ames Environmental Sustainability Reports.

Additional Case Studies

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