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Environmental Initiative has partnered with Crescent Towing to replace 20 old diesel-powered engines on 10 tugboats in their fleet in New Orleans.
The EPA has lost a tool to regulate carbon emissions after a recent Supreme Court ruling. Now other levels of government and organizations, like Clean Air Minnesota, may need to help fill in the gaps.
Air quality experts share insights on the unequal burdens of pollution on people of color and offer solutions to positively impact communities carrying the heaviest burdens.
Centering people, implementing projects
Our work in 2021 demonstrated a commitment to centering people and implementing projects. Explore our Annual Report to see project highlights and a breakdown of 2021 financials.
Policy Priorities for Regenerative Agriculture
Midwest Row Crop Collaborative developed a report, “Working Lands Lead the Way: Policy Priorities for Regenerative Agriculture,” highlighting important opportunities for systems change that maintains economic and environmental viability for all in the value chain.
Members used insights gained from operating on-the-ground supply chain projects in the Midwest and identified avenues for greater impact by more effectively leveraging public and private resources.
Project Green Fleet
Environmental Initiative selects and works with eligible diesel fleet owners and operators to upgrade older, less efficient equipment with newer models that release fewer emissions. Project Green Fleet eliminates emissions equivalent to removing over 3.5 million cars from the road every year.