Reduce Agency Potable and Non Water Consumption

Reduce potable and non-potable water consumption and comply with stormwater management requirements.

Full Text: 

Executive Order 13834 Sec. 2(c): Reduce potable and non-potable water consumption and comply with stormwater management requirements.

Implementing Instructions for Executive Order 13834 Efficient Federal Operations

  • Sec. III Sustainability Goals  
  • A. Building Efficiency and Management
  • 3. Water Management  

Progress Metrics

  • Metrics: Potable water intensity, measured in gallons per GSF of Federal building space.
  • Performance Measures: Achieved 20% reduction relative to FY 2007 and demonstrates annual progress for each fiscal year.
  • Progress Milestones: Agencies will identify targeted reduction for the next fiscal year in annual sustainability plans.