GDIT Receives $50M IT Contract to Support EPA’s ENERGY STAR Program
September 30, 2021
FALLS CHURCH, Va. – General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT), a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE:GD), announced today that it has been awarded a $50 million contract from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to provide ongoing IT tools, website and infrastructure support for ENERGY STAR and related programs.
Over the past 20 years, GDIT has provided IT support services, including software engineering, website development, infrastructure maintenance, and customer and communication support to the EPA’s flagship energy efficiency program, ENERGY STAR.
“We are extremely proud of our long-standing partnership with EPA, providing cost-effective and leading-edge IT resources while expanding adoption of ENERGY STAR tools and resources,” said Darby Chellis, GDIT vice president for EPA programs and executive lead for climate change growth initiatives. “Through this program, we will continue to demonstrate our commitment to technical innovation, energy efficiency, and climate and environmental protection.”
GDIT has worked collaboratively with the EPA to design, develop and maintain pioneering energy efficiency tools and platforms that allow U.S. consumers and businesses to save more than $450 billion in energy costs through energy management, home improvements and ENERGY STAR-certified products. This new contract provides ENERGY STAR with a vehicle to explore new technology that will help provide further energy cost savings for American families and businesses.
General Dynamics is a global aerospace and defense company that offers a broad portfolio of products and services in business aviation; ship construction and repair; land combat vehicles, weapons systems and munitions; and technology products and services. General Dynamics employs more than 100,000 people worldwide and generated $37.9 billion in revenue in 2020. More information about General Dynamics Information Technology is available at www.gdit.com. More information is available at www.gd.com.