Naval Construction Battalion Gulfport, Mississippi

Navy Small Shore Category



The Naval Construction Battalion (NCBC) Gulfport, Mississippi won an FY 2015 SECNAV Energy Award in the Naval Small Shore category for its energy efficiency and water conservation efforts.

NCBC Gulfport achieved energy and water savings by installing exterior LED lighting and variable refrigerant water-cooled heat pumps. NCBC Gulfport engaged in internal communications activities, using social media and other tools, to promote energy efficiency throughout the year.

Naval Construction Battalion Gulfport achieved a 34 percent energy reduction from the FY2013 baseline and a 57 percent water reduction from the FY2007 baseline through these initiatives.