Clean Air Minnesota

What We’re Excited About

YOU MAKE POWERFUL PARTNERSHIPS POSSIBLE Environmental Initiative’s mission is to “build partnerships to develop collaborative solutions to Minnesota’s environmental problems.” The core of our work rests on our ability to connect with...

Read More »

Power in Partnership: Clean Air Minnesota

Jon Emerson-Kramer

Between 2017 and 2019, Clean Air Minnesota replaced 322 wood-burning appliances in Northern Minnesota to reduce wood smoke emissions, completed 31 heavy-duty diesel emissions reduction projects across the state, and...

Read More »

“As a person who breathes…”

Rachel Dupree

“As a person who breathes, I just want to thank Environmental Initiative and the City of St. Paul for collaborating to solve these big problems.” —Jessie Shmool, Clean Air Minnesota...

Read More »

Project Stove Swap Kicks Ash

Jon Emerson-Kramer

  Kevin and his wife, Linda, applied for Project Stove Swap and were approved to have their wood-burning appliance from 1992 replaced with a new EPA certified outdoor hydronic heater....

Read More »

On the Road with Clean Air Minnesota

Bill Droessler

In the first quarter of 2019,  Clean Air Minnesota  (CAM) spent plenty of time on the road with our partners. In the span of two weeks, we held events with our partners in both Rochester and Mountain...

Read More »

Your 2019 Awards Questions Answered

Lillie Benowitz

WHAT ARE THE ENVIRONMENTAL INITIATIVE AWARDS? For over 25 years, Environmental Initiative has worked across difference to create spaces where people can openly exchange ideas and build solutions to complex...

Read More »