DLA Energy News

Nov. 29, 2023

DLA Energy employee earns Army honors for sustainment support to Afghans

Army Maj. Michael Andrew McCrory from DLA Energy Europe and Africa receives honors for helping feed and shelter Afghans during Operation Allies Refuge and Operation Allies Welcome in August 2021.

Nov. 15, 2023

DLA Energy honors acquisition workforce career advancement

About 60 DLA Energy employees were recognized for career accomplishments during an event at the McNamara Headquarters Complex on Fort Belvoir, Virginia, Nov. 7.

Nov. 13, 2023

Indo-Pacific partners meet to discuss fuel exchange agreements

Over 60 representatives from around the Indo-Pacific region met to discuss reciprocal fuel exchanges, interoperability and partnerships during the inaugural DLA Energy Indo-Pacific Fuels Exchange Agreements Forum in Honolulu Nov. 7-9.

Nov. 3, 2023

2023 DLA Energy Hall of Fame inductees announced

DLA Energy announces the inductees for the 2023 DLA Energy Hall of Fame are Jean Cox and James Young.

Oct. 31, 2023

Lego model bridges gap in fuel systems training

One man’s passion for building with Lego is bridging a gap in fuel systems training for entry-level employees and students. Carl Drechsel, a DLA Energy project engineer, used the interlocking bricks, gears and minifigures to assemble a realistic model of a complete DOD fuel receipt and distribution system.

Oct. 12, 2023

DLA Energy leaders address workforce, telework

An upcoming adjustment to the DLA’s telework posture was the main discussion topic during the DLA Energy All Hands in the McNamara Headquarters Complex auditorium on Fort Belvoir, Virginia, Oct. 10.

Oct. 10, 2023

Career in meteorology leads Latina back to her roots

Isha Mary Renta Lopez was born and raised in Puerto Rico. The threats that hurricanes posed to her homeland inspired her to become a meteorologist, but she had to leave home to pursue that dream.

Oct. 5, 2023

DLA, European partners reconcile fuel accounts worth $81.2M

A DLA Energy Finance team worked with European partners to collect payment of reciprocal fuel sales that is expected to reimburse more than $81 million to the Defense Department’s Working Capital Fund.

Oct. 3, 2023

Hispanic Heritage Month Employee Spotlight: Daisy Williams

From Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, the nation celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month to honor the histories, cultures, and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. Learn more about Daisy Williams, DLA Energy Fuel Card Programs Contracting Officer.

Sept. 28, 2023

European leaders meet to discuss reciprocal fuel support

More than 80 leaders from 14 European countries met to discuss strengthening reciprocal fuel support during DLA Energy Europe & Africa Fuels Exchange Agreements Forum in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, Sept. 19-21.