Vintage Nebraska State Capitol Building

By Haley Nolde

 

LB 1413: The proposed transfer of over 1 million dollars from The Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy Waste and Litter Grant funds to the General Fund has been removed from LB 1413.  However, the funds are set to terminate September 30, 2025, unless legislation is introduced to extend the sunset date. 

 

State Climate Action Plan: The Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy released the Priority Climate Action Plan. This plan was submitted to the EPA as part of the funding requirements. In the waste section, the PCAP focuses on food waste reduction incentives, biochar, and anaerobic digestion of ag waste. Download the final copy here.