HR 1713

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1713

To reduce Federal expenditures associated with data center real estate and electricity consumption, to implement savings reductions proposed by Federal employees, to reduce energy costs across Federal Executive agencies, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 4, 2011

Mr. CONNOLLY of Virginia (for himself and Mr. BLUMENAUER) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, and in addition to the Committees on Armed Services, Transportation and Infrastructure, and Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To reduce Federal expenditures associated with data center real estate and electricity consumption, to implement savings reductions proposed by Federal employees, to reduce energy costs across Federal Executive agencies, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE AND TABLE OF CONTENTS.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

SEC. 3. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 4. REDUCTION AND CONSOLIDATION OF DATA CENTERS.

SEC. 5. GSA REPORTS.

SEC. 6. REDUCTION OF PRINTING.

SEC. 7. IMPLEMENTATION OF FEDERAL EMPLOYEE COST SAVINGS PROPOSALS.

SEC. 8. POWER PURCHASE AGREEMENT PROGRAM.

SEC. 9. FEDERAL FACILITY ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND RENEWABLE ENERGY PROJECTS FUND.

SEC. 10. INCENTIVES FOR EXECUTIVE AGENCIES FOR UTILITY ENERGY SAVINGS CONTRACTS.

SEC. 11. RENEWABLE ENERGY FACILITIES SURVEYS BY EXECUTIVE AGENCIES.

SEC. 12. ADOPTION OF PERSONAL COMPUTER POWER SAVINGS TECHNIQUES BY EXECUTIVE AGENCIES.

SEC. 13. FEDERAL ENERGY MANAGEMENT AND DATA COLLECTION STANDARD.

SEC. 14. ADVANCED METERING BEST PRACTICES FOR ADVANCED METERING.

SEC. 15. AVAILABILITY OF FUNDS FOR DESIGN UPDATES.

SEC. 16. CONTINUOUS COMMISSIONING WITHIN THE FEDERAL BUILDING STOCK.

SEC. 17. ELIMINATION OF STATE MATCHING REQUIREMENT FOR ENERGY EFFICIENCY UPGRADES AT NATIONAL GUARD AND RESERVE ARMORIES AND READINESS CENTERS.

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