This article, which appeared on Huffington Post, talks about the new approaches to conservation being funded by USDA’s Natural Resource Conservation Service Conservation Innovation Grant program. Delta Institute’s Nitrogen Credit Program is mentioned as an example. Read the article here.
In a morning full of excitement, dancing, awards, and tasty food, participants in the Chicago Neighborhood Energy Challenge (CNEC) came together to celebrate their achievements in energy reduction over the last six months. The Challenge was a pilot competition to reduce energy usage among multifamily and senior living properties in the Humboldt Park and Logan Square neighborhoods. “The Chicago Neighborhood…More
On a warm Thursday afternoon in early July, a group of 25 student volunteers with the Little Village Environmental Justice Organization (LVEJO) and two Delta staff gathered in the Little Village neighborhood of Chicago. Armed with electronic tablets, the volunteers packed into cars to fan out across the neighborhood to inventory vacant and potentially contaminated commercial sites, known as brownfields….More