So far this year, Robins AFB has saved $1.5 million on its energy bill.
Several projects contributed to the more than 6-percent electricity savings, according to a release.
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Robins reduced its overall energy cost by $1.5 million this year.
A 5 percent goal has been established yearly to reduce electricity and gas. Robins met the electricity savings portion.
"What happened was all of our conservation efforts paid off, and we actually used less electricity - more than 6 percent less," said Terry Landreth, 78th Civil Engineer Group Energy Office supervisor.
Several projects contributed to the savings. They included the installation of high-mast lighting controls on more than 90 outdoor lights on base. Those controls allow lights to either be turned off or reduced by 50 percent at night.
Energy MISER, or Measure and Investigate Site Energy Reduction teams, were also created to closely look at facilities to identify waste initiatives and low-cost opportunities to reduce energy consumption.
Additionally, the Museum of Aviation received lighting upgrades, 'going green' with 100 percent of its power supplied by renewable energy.
Computer management power savings were also introduced, such as the distribution of smart power strips for desk stations and enabling a feature that permitted computers to sleep at night. During the day computers idle at about 60 watts, but when in sleep mode, they only use around 3 to 4 watts.
Everyone at Robins is doing their part conserving electricity by switching off lights, computers and other electrical devices when they're not in use. "Every little bit helps," said Landreth.