CHANTILLY, Va.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Engility Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EGL), today announced that it its wholly-owned subsidiary, IRG, has been awarded a $13.5 million task order by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to support clean energy initiatives in Ukraine.
USAID is a U.S. federal agency that administers foreign assistance programs which provide economic and humanitarian support to more than 80 countries. USAID’s programs offer a wide range of services including disaster relief, poverty relief, socio economic development, and technical cooperation on global issues including the environment.
Under this single-award cost-plus fixed fee contract, Engility will support USAID and Ukrainian efforts to improve the clean energy legislative and regulatory enabling environment, promote investments in clean energy, build capacity in the Ukrainian private and public sector to carry clean energy activities in the long-run, and enhance the capacity of the Ukrainian government to plan and implement low emissions development strategies.
“USAID is a tremendous organization that enhances the quality of life for so many people around the world, and we are extremely proud of our 34-year partnership with them. They administer so many important global programs, and we are honored to support them in their efforts to improve Ukraine’s access to reliable and affordable clean energy, and to improve their regulation and governance in the energy sector. This new win is an endorsement of the quality of the work we previously have completed with the Ukrainian government and USAID, and it is a true reflection of the outstanding specialized technical consulting services our employees offer to our customers every day,” said Engility President and CEO Tony Smeraglinolo.
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