Assistant Secretary of the Navy witnesses base energy program firsthand

By Nathan Hanks, DVIDS.

Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany’s energy initiatives have caught the attention of Department of Defense officials as it continues its quest to become the first “net zero” Marine Corps installation in the DoD.

One official, Assistant Secretary of the Navy, the Honorable Dennis V. McGinn, Energy, Installations and Environment, visited the base to see MCLB Albany’s energy program firsthand May 19.

McGinn, who was appointed to his current position, Sept. 3, 2013, oversees all Department of the Navy functions and programs related to installations, safety, energy and environment.